The Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering was established in 2008 and offers Undergraduate and PhD programmes (Full Time &Part Time).The Programmes offered by the department are UGC and AICTE approved and aim to impart productive and innovative knowledge and research through appropriate teaching – learning methodology and pedagogical initiatives.The department has spacious Class rooms and well equipped Communication Systems, Microprocessor & Microcontrollers,, Electronics Devices& Circuits , Microwave & Optical Communication, Electronic Design Automation , Network and Simulation , Digital Signal Processing , VLSI , Hybrid Processor and Project/Research Laboratories.. The Department has been strengthened by experienced faculty members with PhD degree from recognized International and National universities. The Department organizes Symposia, Conference, workshops, Guest lectures, Industrial Visits, Skill development Classes, Placement Training , Faculty Development Programs etc., regularly for improving the quality of teaching – learning to enhance the students calibre. .
The Department is committed to give students an eco-friendly environment to develop critical thinking and problem -solving skills as they advance through the programme. In addition, research is also of prime focus for the faculty and students to exhibit their efforts through Product development, Publications, Patents and Funded projects. The research group in the department has many collaborative measures with Government agencies and industries like NIOT, IGCAR, and BHAVANI- Kalpakkam, NIEPMD, Electronik Ltd, Ideal Sensors Ltd, etc. The Department has sponsored research projects funded by various agencies such as TNSCST, SSTP, Faurecia- France etc., and specialized labs are set-up to carry out research works. Electronics and Communication Engineering is a dynamic and exciting branch of engineering that provides excellent career opportunities in various societal sectors.