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About the department

Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE) is a swiftly advancing field, with new ideas emerging every other second. From mobile phones to fiber optics and remote sensing, there are exciting avenues to explore and create. The ECE department at SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University) prepares students for careers in this constantly evolving discipline.

Academics

Undergraduate

Students pursuing B.Tech. in ECE have a full and flexible undergraduate curriculum. Numerous streams can be tailored to fit every individual's interests, skills and career goals. Students can prepare for technological careers in industry, academia or management.

Faculty

Most faculty members are accomplished doctorates and postgraduates with considerable research and academic experience.  The department has specialists from the fields of device electronics, signal processing, microwave & optical engineering, wireless communication, embedded systems and VLSI design.

Research & consultancy

Interdisciplinary research, a system-level approach and close ties with industry combine to yield up-to-date research.Strong ties with industry complement these top-notch research opportunities. Through research center industrial liaison programs and departmental advisory boards, faculty and students can work towards future technologies. 

Major events and achievements

The ECE Department holds national and international conferences that function like informal think tanks. Faculty and students benefit from guest lectures on the latest innovations in both established and emerging fields. Professional associations, such as the ECE association and the IEEE student chapter, prove valuable for information gathering and networking. Students are also sponsored to attend conferences abroad.

Careers

The ECE Department prepares students to pursue leadership, technical, and management positions in a variety of industries. Students have obtained placements at leading companies such as Intel, Texas Instruments, Infosys, TCS, Keane, Mindtree, Wipro, Cognizant Technologies and Tata Elxsi. Some are pursuing their higher studies in prestigious institutions in India and abroad.