-Mr. Raghavendra M Shetty K
H.O.D E&C DEPARTMENT
ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT
The Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering was established in the year 2001 to start a 4-year B.E. degree programme affiliated to the Visweswaraya Technological University. The focus of the department is to produce graduates & post graduates with strong fundamentals in electronics and communication domain. The first batch of students graduated from the department in the year 2005. A post graduate programme leading to M.Tech degree in Electronics was introduced in the year 2010. The department added a feather on its cap by obtaining a Research centre in the academic year 2013-14. The department also obtained grant for research more than INR 35 lacs from AICTE and VTU during the academic year 2011-12 and 2012-2013. Thus from a modest beginning, the department has come a long way. Today, it is rated as one among the leading educational institutions in the Mangalore region for Electronics and Communication Engineering.
The department has 26 dedicated faculty members with Masters Degree in various specializations like Signal Processing, Image Processing, Digital Communication, VLSI, Electronics, Micro Electronics, Power Electronics, Industrial Electronics, Embedded Systems. Department is feathered with two Doctorates holder professors and three are perusing PhD degree under VTU . Many faculty members are with 10 plus years of teaching experience. The department has excellent infrastructure with state of the art equipments and software tools. Every year more than 35 B.E and more than 15 M.Tech projects are carried out in house with the guidance from the faculty members. The department has a strong
R & D centre.
The department has a close interaction with the alumni and is continuously using their inputs for betterment of the curriculum and research facilities to meet the industry needs.Keeping an eye on the need of industry and the society, department of Electronics and communication Engineering has been conducting numerous core technical workshops for both students and faculty members to meet the vision and mission of the department and eventually of the college.
To offer state-of-the-art technical education in the field of Electronics and Communication Engineering, building upon the culture and the values of contemporary education and modern technologies to meet present day research challenges and global standards.
- To create a conducive avenue to learn strong fundamentals in the field electronics and communication engineering.
- To induct research culture to fill the gap between academia & industry by establishing research lab