Introduction about Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering:
Institute of Engineering & Science (IES) was established in the year 1999, with Electronics and Communication Engineering branch having an intake of 60 students. In the year 2004, BE (EC) intake was increased from 60 to 90 and further to 120 students in the year 2005 via approval from AICTE, New Delhi. The Department got the approval for starting ME degree course (Specialization- ECE) in the year 2007. Graduation course at department is accredited by National Board of Accredition (NBA) New Delhi in the year 2017.
Electronics and Communication Engineering Department is committed to teach Engineering students with latest Communication Systems and Technologies covering Optical Cellular Communication, Next Generation Networks, Microwave and RADAR Engineering, DSP, VLSI design and Embedded Systems, Robotics, etc. within the framework of Rajiv Gandhi Proudyogiki Vishwavidyalaya, Bhopal, Technical University of M.P.
The Department has qualified faculty members, more than 10 well equipped laboratories and Departmental library facility. The Department regularly organizes Seminars and Workshops on Advanced Communication subjects and invites guest speakers to deliver talks on latest Communication topics.
Department of Electronics and Communication in IES is one of the 71 courses and 16 colleges (with about a total strength of more than 8500 students in different streams) run by IPS Academy. IES is running seven different branches of Engineering. IPS Academy is NAAC graded. Five UG programs in Engineering (EC, CS, CM, CE, EE) are accredited by NBA.
Employment Opportunities in Electronics and Communication Engineering:
Communication services in India are poised for explosive growth. Engineering graduates in field of Electronics & Communication from various colleges have tremendous opportunities to create bench mark by acquiring excellent employment in the field of Electronics & Communication in various MNCs. This includes Electronics gadgets manufacturing projects like DELL, Samsung, Cricket Semiconductors, Analog Semiconductors, Foxconn, ‘Make in India’ project by BSNL in collaboration with Japanese company, Infosys-Huawei collaboration for communication solutions, Reliance and many more which are ready to get established.
The fields like Machine to Machine Communication, Internet of Things, Artificial Intelligence, Big Data Services generate vast amount of data (Structured and Unstructured), thus enabling telecommunication Industry to increase infrastructure & services. Upcoming research trends include developments in 5G technology, Smartphone deploying WiGig, M2M, etc. pose a great opportunity for graduating engineers.
According to the Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DeitY), thousands chips are being designed every year in India and lacs of engineers are working on various aspects of chip design and verification. The government has a strong focus in developing the ESDM ecosystem in India. According to a study by Associated Chambers of Commerce of India (ASSOCHAM) and Indian Electronic System Design and Manufacturing (ESDM) the Indian electronics and hardware industry is expected to reach multi billion market as electronics and hardware manufacturers are looking to increase their manufacturing base in India to accommodate to the domestic market as well as the Middle East, Africa and SAARC countries.
Support of the Govt. of India with initiation of Digital India project, which covers e-commerce and digitization of services under Govt. sector, generates enormous Govt. employment. Looking towards the bright future of the same, students all over the world are opting for Electronics & Communication Engineering course.
The job arena in the field of Electronics and Communication spans in varied companies starting from core companies of Electronics namely Samsung, L.G., Videocon, INTEL, SIEMENS, InfoTech, etc, other core companies in Communication like BSNL, Airtel, Nokia, Essar, NTPC, BHEL, Reliance Jio and many companies in software field like TCS, Tech Mahindra Limited, Wipro, Infosys, Accenture, Hidden Brains Infotech, Benfie, SGS InfoTech, etc.
Courses Offered by the Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering:
- UG – B.E. in Electronics & Communication Engineering (NBA Accredited)
- PG – M.E. in Electronics & Communication Engineering