The department of ECE was established in 2001with an intake of 60 students in the UG programme. The intake was enchanced to 120 in 2008. The department runs a PG programme, M.Tech with specialization in Electronics and Communications Engineering, which started from year 2011/12 with an intake of 18 students. The department also runs a Diploma programme , DECE (Electronics and Communication Engineering Branch), which started from year 2011/12 with intake of 60 students.
The department of Electronics and Communication Engineering is sprawling over a vast expanse of 24,000 sq. ft with excellent State-of-the-art Laboratory facilities, well-assorted classrooms with OHP , seminar hall with LCD, OHP and latest audio-visual facilities.
The Department is equipped with 05 labs, 02 advanced labs, departmental computer centre and departmental library. The laboratories include the Electronics Devices and Circuits Labs, Pulse Digital & Integrated Circuits Labs, Communication Lab, Fiber Optic & Microwave Engineering Labs and Microprocessor, Interfaces & Projects Lab. The advanced labs include: ECAD Lab includes VLSI Design, Digital Signal Processing Labs and Embedded Systems Lab.
The department has highly qualified and experienced faculty having three Professors, one Associate Professor and fifteen Assistant Professors and two Teaching assistants. The staff members are deputed to participate in workshops, conferences, symposia and refresher courses to keep in pace with recent developments in the field of Electronics & Communications Engineering.
Students of our department actively participate in National-level Student Paper Contests being organized at NIT’s and various other Engineering Colleges. Some of them have also been awarded in these paper contests.
The teaching faculty is active in conducting research and the list of publications by the staff in National/International conference proceedings/Journals are over 50. As a part of the curriculum, Industrial visits are arranged for students of B.E 3/4 (ECE) in II Semester. The Institute has an ISTE Student’s Chapter and the students of our department who are members of ISTE actively participate in the various activities of ISTE.
The Department is rated as one of the best departments in the Private Sector . The department is having a record of highest placements in MIST among all the outgoing batches. The Department has been organizing Technical Symposia at the National-level. Four such Symposia were organized from 2008 onwards every year named as ‘Y-brains’ The Department is aiming at bringing out a technical conscious student community and realizing the objectives of Vision 2020.