The Department of Radar Technology was established in Xidian University in 1960, from which the
Department of Electronic Mechanism was Set up in 1979. And then renamed "School of Electronic
Mechanism" in 1994.
In 1999, the School of Electronic Mechanism and the Department of Detection and
Instrumentation along with the other 3 malors i e: Industrial Automation, Automatic Control and Electric
Technology from the School of Electronic Engineering consolidated Into the School of Electro-Mechanical Engineering (SEME) in 1999.