Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering

About the Department

The embryonic formation of the Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering was in the year 2000 with the introduction of an undergraduate course. The Department has been accredited by the National Board of Accreditation (NBA) and affiliated to Anna University, Chennai. The Department over the time has grown in several dimensions and provides a magnetic ambience in teaching and learning.
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Apart from four years B.E course, the Department also offers two full time M.E courses (VLSI Design and Communication Systems) and Anna University approved Ph.D Research Centre to expand the scope of research focus of the department Students pursuing B.E in ECE have a full and flexible undergraduate curriculum.Numerous streams can be tailored to fit every individual’s interests, skills and career goals.ECE has gained a reputation for producing top-notch engineers for industry and academia.Postgraduate study in ECE prepares students for leadership roles in research, development and design positions that require skill and imaginative engineering solutions.

The major areas of faculty expertise of the department include Biomedical Signal Processing, Communication Systems, Computer networks, Control Systems, Digital Signal Processing, Image Processing, Instrumentation, RF and Microwaves, Microstrip Antennas, Optoelectronic and Optical Communication, VLSI Design, Wireless Communication, Embedded Systems and MEMS.

The Department has Centers of Excellence in the field of VLSI Design, Embedded Systems, Communication and Networks and Signal Processing.The Department has signed MoUs with leading industries and organizations for establishing collaborative research, conducting Workshops, Seminars and for organizing International Conferences.Professional associations such as ECE association and IEEE student chapter are developed for professional interaction.


To provide innovative teaching and learning methodologies for excelling in a high-value career, higher education and research to the students in the field of Electronics and Communication Engineering to meet the needs of the industry and to be a part of the advancing technological revolution.


  • To create engineers of high quality on par with international standards by providing excellent infrastructure and well qualified faculty.
  • To enhance the collaborative and multidisciplinary activities to develop human and intellectual qualities.
  • To provide technical expertise to carry out research and development.


Courses Offered

  • B.E. Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • M.E. VLSI Design
  • M.E. Communication Systems
  • Ph.D Electronics and Communication Engineering

Lab Facilities

  • Electronic Devices and Circuits Laboratory – I
  • Electronic Devices and Circuits Laboratory – II
  • Linear Integrated Circuits Laboratory
  • Digital Electronics Laboratory
  • Microprocessor Laboratory
  • Communication Laboratory
  • Optical/Microwave Laboratory
  • Digital Signal Processing Laboratory
  • Embedded/Project Laboratory
  • Networks laboratory

Programme Educational Objectives

  • PEO1: Graduates will be able to comprehend Mathematics, Science, Engineering fundamentals, laboratory and work based experience to formulate and solve problems related to the domain and shall develop proficiency in computer based engineering and the use of computational tools.
  • PEO2: Graduates will be prepared to communicate and work team­based on the multidisciplinary projects practicing the ethics of their profession with a great sense of social responsibility.
  • PEO3: Graduates will recognize the importance of lifelong learning to shine as experts either as entrepreneurs or as employees and thereby broadening their professional knowledge.
Programme Outcomes (POs)

PO1: Engineering knowledge

Apply the knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering fundamentals, and an engineering specialization to the solution of complex engineering problems.

PO2: Problem analysis

Identify, formulate, review research literature, and analyze complex engineering problems reaching substantiated conclusions using first principles of mathematics, natural sciences, and engineering sciences.

PO3: Design/development of solutions

Design solutions for complex engineering problems and design system components or processes that meet the specified needs with appropriate consideration for the public health and safety, and the cultural, societal, and environmental considerations.

PO4: Conduct investigations of complex problems

Use research-based knowledge and research methods including design of experiments, analysis and interpretation of data, and synthesis of the information to provide valid conclusions.

PO5: Modern tool usage

Create, select, and apply appropriate techniques, resources, and modern engineering and IT tools including prediction and modeling to complex engineering activities with an understanding of the limitations.

PO6: The engineer and society

Apply reasoning informed by the contextual knowledge to assess societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to the professional engineering practice.

PO7: Environment and sustainability

Understand the impact of the professional engineering solutions in societal and environmental contexts, and demonstrate the knowledge of, and need for sustainable development.

PO8: Ethics

Apply ethical principles and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of the engineering practice.

PO9: Individual and team work

Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse teams, and in multidisciplinary settings.

PO10: Communication

Communicate effectively on complex engineering activities with the engineering community and with society at large, such as, being able to comprehend and write effective reports and design documentation, make effective presentations, and give and receive clear instructions.

PO11: Project management and finance

Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the engineering and management principles and apply these to one’s own work, as a member and leader in a team, to manage projects and in multidisciplinary environments.

PO12: Life-long learning

Recognize the need for, and have the preparation and ability to engage in independent and life-long learning in the broadest context of technological change.

Program Specific Outcomes (PSOs)
  • PSO1: Good knowledge and hands-on competence to solve emerging real-world problems related to Electronic Devices and Circuits, Communication Systems, Digital Systems, and Electro-magnetics.
  • PSO2: Demonstrate proficiency in specialized software packages and computer programming useful for the analysis/design of electronic engineering systems and profession.
HOD Profile

Dr. R. Sarankumar
Professor & Head

Dr. R. Sarankumar completed Bachelor Degree in Engineering in the stream of Electronics and Communication Engineering and Master Degree in Engineering in the stream of Communication Systems from Anna University in the year 2009 and 2011 respectively. He received Ph.D. degree from Anna University in 2018 in the faculty of Information and Communication Engineering. His area of interest includes Signal Processing, Cognitive Radio, Wireless Communications, Internet of Things and Machine Learning.

After gaining academic, research and administrative experience from Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh, he is currently serving in the capacity of Head of the Department for Electronics and Communication Engineering. He has several publications in peer reviewed national and international journals and conferences. He has contributed for 4 patents. Three book chapters are published under his credit. He serves a reviewer for various reputed international journals and conferences. He received fund from AICTE under MODROBs and the project has been completed. He has comprehensive knowledge on Outcome Based Education. He is interested in the activities towards student development in multi-dimensional perspective.


S.No Name Designation Qualification DOJ
1 Dr. Karthigaikumar P Dean – Academics M.E, Ph.D 24-06-2013
2 Dr. Sarankumar R Professor & Head M.E, Ph.D 09-06-2023
3 Dr. Annalakshmi M Professor M.E, Ph.D 02-08-2021
4 Dr. Arvind C Professor M.E, Ph.D 26-05-2015
5 Dr. Gowrisankar. M Professor M.E, Ph.D 17-08-2020
6 Dr. Sheela Sobana Rani K Professor M.E, Ph.D 01-06-2022
7 Dr. Rajeswari P Professor M.E, Ph.D 08-05-2023
8 Dr. Deepa S Associate Professor M.E, Ph.D 24-06-2013
9 Mr. Lakshmi Narayanan K Associate Professor M.E 05-12-2002
10 Mr. Rajarathinam G Associate Professor M.E 10-06-2015
11 Dr. Suguna R Assistant Professor M.E, Ph.D 05-05-2014
12 Dr. Tamil Nidhi M Assistant Professor M.Tech, Ph.D 01-07-2022
13 Mr. Arun Francis G Assistant Professor
14 Mr. Balasubramaniyan R Professor M.E 26-08-2020
15 Mr. Premananthan G Assistant Professor M.E 04-06-2012
16 Dr. Selvakumar R Assistant Professor M.E, Ph.D 24-06-2013
17 Mrs. Camy Joshya Y Assistant Professor M.E 04-07-2013
18 Mrs. Deepika R Assistant Professor M.E 24-06-2013
19 Mrs. Dharanika T Assistant Professor
20 Mrs. Nisha MJ Assistant Professor M.E 10-06-2015
21 Mrs. Vasumathi Ananthan Assistant Professor M.E 02-01-2017
22 Ms. Agnipriya A Assistant Professor M.E 10-08-2020
23 Ms. Anju R Krishnan Assistant Professor M.Tech 21-09-2022
24 Ms. Gayathri A Assistant Professor M.E 26-08-2020
25 Ms. Jeevapriya G Assistant Professor M.E 24-08-2020
26 Ms. Lakshmi Priya P Assistant Professor M.E 05-08-2022
27 Dr. Mithya V Assistant Professor M.E, Ph.D 24-06-2013
28 Ms. Nandhini KN Assistant Professor M.E 25-07-2022
29 Ms. Nivedha S Assistant Professor M.E 10-08-2020
30 Ms. Saranya L Assistant Professor M.E 05-05-2014
31 Ms. Sinduja V Assistant Professor M.E 27-07-2022
32 Ms. Sudha K Assistant Professor M.E 24-02-2020
33 Ms. Vimaladevi M Assistant Professor M.E 27-07-2022
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