Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE) was started in the year 1994. The department offers 4 years Under Graduate (UG) and 2 years Post Graduate (PG) in M.E., VLSI Design from the year 2004. The student intake for UG programme is 180 and PG programme is 18. The UG programme was accredited by NBA in the year 2005-06 for three years and reaccredited in the year 2008-09 for 3 years; Accredited by NBA under TIER I category in the year 2014-15 for 2 years. The department is recognized as research centre by Anna University, Chennai from the year 2000.
The curriculum and syllabus for the programmes offered in the department are designed as per the Regulation 2018 of autonomous system. The curriculum is designed to achieve a balance between depth of knowledge acquired through specialization and breadth of knowledge gained through exploration. The undergraduate degree courses offered by the department provide a comprehensive foundation in the core topics of ECE coupled with areas of specialization relevant to emerging engineering challenges. The curriculum has been designed to create professional electronics and communication engineers, who can serve in the fields of core electronics engineering, information and communication systems, and other related fields.
To produce engineering professional well versed in Communication Engineering to meet the ever growing needs of communication technology.