The Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering started since the inception of NCET in the year 2001 with an intake of 60 students which was enhanced to 90 in 2002 and subsequently to 120 in 2011. The department offers Undergraduate program that focus on enhancing technical and generic competencies, and the skills required by the graduates to face the challenges of technological advancements and be an agile learner.
The department is equipped with spacious classrooms and digital technologies, supported by highly qualified and experienced academicians. The faculties have wide range of experience both from academic and industry that helps students to get current and relevant curricula required by the industry.
To automate or to interact with any system, electronics plays the key role. Whether it is remote sensing, smart-city or AUVs, robots or smart mobiles or internet of things, electronics and communication is at the core. To accomplish such a challenging task our laboratories are suitably and well equipped with latest equipment. The department has a MOU with Texas Instruments & National Instruments to support students with latest industrial technologies and equipment.
The department has permanent affiliation from VTU & is accredited by the National Board of Accreditation (NBA) and National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC). The department is recognized as research centre with research grant from VTU to conduct research in cutting edge technologies.
The UG students are encouraged to take up competitive exams to pursue studies and to do research in the area of Electronics and Communication Engineering. To enhance the soft skills, students are provided with special training from year 3 onwards, that increases the chances of placements in reputed companies like Continental Automotive, Mahindra Electric, TECH Mahindra, HP, Infosys, TCS, IBM, Mindtree, Cognizant are few to name.
Overall, the department provides a very positive and nurturing environment for students to develop and grow into knowledgeable, skilled and productive Electronics and Communication Engineers who could contribute to the development of society, be a life-long learner and be successful in their life.