Electronics & Communication Engineering

Electronics is the technology concerned with the development and behavior of devices and circuits, which make use of electronic components such as transistors or silicon chips. Electronics engineering mainly deals with Design, develop, fabricate, maintain, supervise, and manufacture of electronic instruments/equipment in the area of computer applications, low power systems, control systems (from satellite tracking to domestic appliances), defense systems, medical equipment, radio and television, and telecommunications.


What does an Electronics & Communication Engineer do?

  • All of the applications which make our life easier and enjoyable such as Television, Radio, Computers, Mobiles etc. are designed and developed by Electronics and Communication Engineers

  • Design and maintain satellites, which bring TV, telephone and Internet service into remote and rural regions

  • ECE Engineers also creates advanced communication facilities like video conferencing which bring people together from all over the world

  • Develops programs for various control and communication systems


Electronics and Communication Engineering

Opens up great career prospects for the students. The students after completion of the degree can easily avail job opportunities in manufacturing industries and service organizations such as broadcasting, consulting, data communication, entertainment, research and development; and system support. The candidates can also work in modern multimedia service firms that are involved in real-time transfer of information through video conferencing and internet broadcasting.

The opportunities are galore for electronics and communication engineers as they are employed in variety of sectors such as Indian Telephone Industries, Civil Aviation, Development Centers in various States, Defense, NPL, A.I.R, Posts and Telegraph Department, Railways, Bharat Electronics Limited, D.R.D.O, Telecommunication, Software Engineering/IT, Power sector, Hardware Manufacturing, Home Appliance and VLSI design, Television Industry and Research & Development.


Some job titles

  • Service Engineer

  • Software Analyst

  • Technical Director

  • Field Test Engineer

  • Senior Sales Manager

  • Network Planning Engineer

  • Customer Support Engineer

  • Electronics and Communications Consultant

  • Research & Development Software Engineer


Eligibility :

The minimum eligibility for this course requires, passing the higher secondary school certificate (10+2)examination with science subjects such as maths, physics, and English as compulsory courses. In addition, they must also have one Subject out of Chemistry/ Biotechnology/ Computer Science.

Course Curriculum

Semester 3
1. Mathematics - III
2. Electronic Devices
3. Network Theory
4. Probability Theory and Statistics
5. Power Electronics & Instrumentation
6. Electronic Devices Laboratory
7. Digital System Design Laboratory
8. Vyavaharika Kannada (Kannada for communication)/ Aadalitha Kannada (Kannada for Administration) OR Constitution of India, Professional Ethics and Cyber Law
Semester 4
1. Mathematics - IV
2. Principles of Communication Systems
3. Analog Circuits
4. Verilog HDL
5. Signals & Systems
6. Computer Architecture
7. Analog Circuits and Communication Laboratory
8. HDL Lab
9. Vyavaharika Kannada (Kannada for communication)/Aadalitha Kannada (Kannada for Administration) OR Constitution of India, Professional Ethics and Cyber Law
Semester 5
1. Management and Entrepreneurship Development
2. Electromagnetic Waves
3. Digital Signal Processing
4. Information Theory & Coding
5. Control Systems
6. Microcontroller (8051)
7. Microcontroller Laboratory
8. Digital Signal Processing Laboratory
9. Environmental Studies
Semester 6
1. Digital Communication
2. Embedded Systems (includes ARM Controller)
3. Computer Networks
4. Professional Elective -1
5. Open Elective - A
6. Embedded Systems Laboratory
7. Computer Networks Laboratory
8. Mini-project
9. Internship
Semester 7
1. Microwave & Antenna
2. VLSI Design
3. Professional Elective - 2
4. Professional Elective - 3
5. Open Elective - B
6. Advanced Communication Laboratory
7. VLSI Laboratory
8. Project Work Phase - 1
9. Internship
Semester 8
1. Wireless Communication
2. Professional Elective - 4
3. Project Work Phase - 2
4. Technical Seminar
4. Internship