Programmes Offered

At the undergraduate level, students are familiarized with various operational principles of electronic devices and circuits using the latest technology. They are also trained to work with software such as MATLAB, FEKO and XILINX . Special efforts have been made to enable the students to translate the theoretical knowledge into practical scenarios through laboratory and field level experiences.

Students are motivated to undergo in-plant trainings and mini projects which provides necessary industrial exposure. They are also encouraged to take up their final semester project in industries so that they are well exposed to industrial practice.

To meet the existing demands of today's industry, the syllabus is continuously updated for incorporating recent advances in the chosen areas of specialization.

Electronics and Communication Engineering offers the following soft core subjects under Choice Based Credit System for the B. Tech students with an extensive array of elective courses. Some of the subjects are listed below:

SOFT CORE (CBCS)

Embedded SystemsTelecommunication NetworksWireless CommunicationSignal ProcessingVLSI
Computer OrganizationTelecommunication Switching NetworksFundamentals of Wireless CommunicationBio-Medical Signal ProcessingDigital System Design
Advanced Computer ArchitectureCellular Mobile CommunicationSpread Spectrum SystemsAdaptive Signal ProcessingVerilogHDL
Embedded System DesignAdhoc NetworksOptoelectronicsWavelet transformsVHDL
ARM ProcessorsWireless Sensor NetworksWireless SecurityDigital Image ProcessingVLSI Design
Fault Tolerant TechniquesMobile ComputingSolid State Microwave DevicesNeural networks and Fuzzy SystemsASIC
Advanced MicrocontrollerCryptography and Network SecurityFiber Optic CommunicationOptimization TechniquesVLSI Subsystem Design
Advanced Microprocessor ArchitectureVirtual Private NetworksBasics of Cloud ComputingMultimedia Compression TechniquesCMOS VLSI
Testing for Embedded SystemHigh Speed NetworksCellular Mobile CommunicationSoft ComputingVLSI Technology
Embedded Sensor NetworksRouting Algorithms for Wireless Mobile networksRadar CommunicationPattern RecognitionNano electronics
Robotics & AutomationAdvanced Digital Communication SystemsSatellite CommunicationSignal Processing LabVHDL Lab
ARM LabWireless SecurityRF Circuit DesignAdvanced Signal Processing LabVerilog Lab
Embedded labNetwork Design LabAntenna Design LabAdvanced Digital Communication SystemsASIC Design Lab
PCB design LabAdvanced Networking LabAdvanced Wireless labInformation theory and Coding

A specialized Masters Programme focusing on the latest Mobile Technologies (3G/4G/5G) that caters to the increasing demand for anywhere and anytime connectivity with a high quality broadband experience and seamless mobility across diverse devices. It comprises of courses in RF systems, Smart Antennas, Optical networks, Satellite Communication, GPS, Communication networks, Signal Processing, Embedded sensor networks, Computational intelligence, Software Defined Radio (SDR) etc., that prepares the students to address the various issues in data compression, signal distortion & enhancement, MIMO antennas, Signal Processing, LTE systems, OFDMA, Cognitive radio for wireless networks and Telecommunication systems.

The students undergo hands-on training in the design and simulation of Microwave devices and components using EM simulation software CADFEKO and fabrication using Eleven Lab fabrication unit. Signal processing using MATLAB and DSP processors and Optical Communication using OTDR, Network evaluation using simulation software and advanced communication trainer kits help students get trained and hone their technical skills in line with the industrial requirement.

Lab Facilities

  1. Microwave Lab
  2. Optical Fiber Lab
  3. Antenna Simulator FEKO
  4. Fabrication unit Eleven Lab
  5. Signal Processing Lab using MATLAB and DSP processors
  6. Network Simulator

Highlights

  1. Accredited with NAAC
  2. Choice Based Credit System
  3. Stipend for GATE qualified
  4. Industry Collaboration
  5. Smart Classrooms
  6. Online Learning Management System
  7. Wi-fi Connected Campus
  8. Summer Internships
  9. Guidance to publish in reputed journals
  10. Career Guidance cell

Placements

  1. Electronics Corporation of India Ltd.
  2. Tata Elxsi
  3. KPIT Technologies
  4. Elidi Renewable Energy
  5. Semantic Space
  6. Infosys
  7. Capegemini
  8. Cognizant Tech. Solution

OBJECTIVE OF THE COURSE

The main objective of this course is to produce world class professionals with wide knowledge of latest technologies and to enhance the skills in designing VLSI systems to match the ever increasing demand of the cutting-edge technology. This programme aims to prepare students for leading edge positions in industry in the areas of VLSI. It also focuses to achieve excellence in research using the latest technologies. VLSI students are in great demand in various core companies like Intel, IBM, Texas Instruments, Cadence, Synopsis, Mentor Graphics etc. VLSI students are also wanted by major IT companies such as TCS, Wipro, Infosys, CTS and Accenture. Research opportunities in premier institutes such as IITs, NITs, and abroad universities in the latest areas of the programme are available.

COURSE DETAILS

The course includes learning the basic principles of CMOS VLSI design flow and designing and fabricating the state of-the-art VLSI chips for industrial requirements. The programme curriculum is aimed at VLSI system design, Hardware description Languages, System Architectures, Physical design, Verification techniques, Low power design techniques, Mixed mode design methodologies, solid state device modeling, ASIC design, VLSI signal processing, Analog VLSI design, semiconductor memory design, solid state device modeling and fabrication, and MEMS.

VLSI LAB

The VLSI Design Lab was set up in the year 2004 as an integral part of the of Electronics & Communication Engineering programme. The VLSI Lab is equipped with the most up-to date industry standard VLSI EDA tools and hardware resources. Our research spans from materials and device structures to circuits and design systems. The research works include design of ADCs and other RF circuits for Bio-medical and Wireless Communications, design of different memory structures for various applications and analyzing and modeling of devices for digital and analog applications.

FACILITIES AVAILABLE IN VLSI DESIGN LAB

SOFTWARE
  1. Cadence
  2. TCAD
  3. Synopsis
  4. Mentor Graphics
  5. Vivado
  6. Tanner
HARDWARE
  1. Virtex-5 open sparc EP
  2. Virtex-5 Genesys
  3. Virtex-4
  4. XUP Virtex II Pro Board XUPV2 Pro
  5. Spartan-3E
  6. University Trainer Kit

Department of Electronics and Communication offers both full time and part time Ph.D programmes in all major areas of Electronics and Communication engineering. Ph.D Research activities are carried out in the thrust areas of Nano Devices, Image Processing, Medical Image Analysis, Signal Processing and Communication Networks.


The department has eminent faculty to guide the research scholars and has excellent research facilities for conducting research.

The faculty regularly publishes their research work in peer reviewed international journal and conferences. The school frequently conducts national level and international level conferences/seminars to enhance academic and research interaction among researchers.

PROGRAM EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES (PEOs)

PEO1: Graduates will apply their technical knowledge in the areas of Electronics and Communication Engineering for real-world applications.
PEO2: Graduates exhibit competence as academicians, researchers by pursuing continuous professional development.
PEO3: Graduates with professional ethics will contribute to the development of the society as entrepreneurs, consultants and in various other leadership positions.

PROGRAMME SPECIFIC OUTCOMES (PSOs)
  1. Impart solid foundation in mathematical, scientific and engineering fundamentals required to solve electronics and communication engineering problems.
  2. Specify, analyze and design the electronic systems using semiconductor technology.
  3. Understand, analyze, design and simulate the various communication systems, data processing techniques and validate their performance for practical applications.
  4. Specify, analyze, design, implement and test the analog and digital systems using the state of art components, software tools and ICT. 

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