Electronics and Communication Engineering deals with implementation of applications, principles and algorithms developed within many related fields, for example solid-state physics, radio engineering, telecommunications, control systems, signal processing, systems engineering, computer engineering, instrumentation engineering, electric power control, robotics, and many others.
Electronics and communication engineering is one of the most sought after branches of engineering and technology in the modern day. The department has an efficient and dedicated team of staff. Staff members meticulously plan, train and guide the students in their academic activities. They conduct counselling to identify the weaker students and motivate them to achieve higher academic levels by conducting tutorial and additional coaching classes. The department has set up a department library with a collection of 700 books catering to the requirement of the Visvesvaraya Technological University curriculum.
The department has five separate laboratories. It has Communication laboratory, Analog Circuits laboratory, Digital Circuits and Microprocessor laboratory and the Computer laboratory. The department encourages the students to take up innovative projects as a part of fulfilment of the Visvesvaraya Technological University curriculum. Under the banner of 'Technovate'- the forum of the students, skill development and innovative programmes are arranged for the benefit of the students.