The Department of Mechanical Engineering was established at the first beginning of Tafila College. The Department awards bachelor degrees in production and machines, automobile, and air-conditioning and heating. Regular students study for five years, whereas bridging students study for three or four years. The study plan of the bachelor programs includes 161 credit hours. The department is going to offer a bachelor degree on industrial engineering.
The department has 9 faculty members of Ph.D. and master degree holders, 7 technicians, and 7 laboratories and workshops. The department looks forward to developing the academic process. The laboratories and workshops are run by qualified staff on fluids, materials science, metrology, refractory, plumbing, applied mechanics and computer numerical control (CNC).