Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering
Department of ECE was established in the year 1994 with the vision of developing the department as a centre of excellence in the field of Electronics and Communication Engineering and makes the students blossom in to meritorious and self discipline. LABORATORY FACILITY The department is well equipped with state of the art laboratories and infrastructural facilities. The students get a wide exposure and practical hands on training with the classy equipments during their lab sessions. A standby power generator is provided in the camps to take care of the occasional power shut down so that the students can able to complete their lab exercises without any disruption. COMPUTER FACILITY IN THE DEPARTMENT VLSI laboratory is outfitted with 30 higher end systems which are licensed with cadence software.DSP laboratory is also furnished with 30 higher end systems which are licensed with MAT lab 2009 a version including DSP tool box, control system tool box, communication tool box. DEPARTMENT LIBRARY The department Library has a collection of 250 volumes in 30 different areas like Electromagnetics, Signal and Image Processing, Computer Networks, Rader and Satellite Communication, Microwave & Optical Communication, Wireless Communication, VLSI, Basic and Integrated Electronics, Analog and Digital Communication etc., apart from this, UG projects reports of ECE department are kept for reference in the department Library. In addition to this course file of each theory courses and video cassettes and compact discs containing video lectures of prominent professors are also kept for reference. Books are issued to Faculty, Staff and Students of all the departments. CLASSROOM FACILITY Classrooms are spacious so that the students are seated compactly to view the projected images on the screen and chalk board. Rest rooms and purified drinking water facilities are also available and located near the class rooms. INTERNET FACILITY The department has internet facility though Wi-Fi system providing high speed connectivity (8MBps). The students and faculties can surf the net together for unlimited information. The systems in the internet laboratory are provided with latest audio visual aids. FIRE EXTINGUISHER The Laboratories have separate fire extinguishers at the entrance of the department. INDUSTRIAL VISITS Industrial visits are arranged every year in order to gain the knowledge out-of-the box teaching and to focus on day-to-day workings of a particular industries like ISRO-Bangalore, Radio Astronomy Centre- Ooty and understand its operational issues. SOFT SKILL Soft skills are skills, abilities and traits that pertain to personality, attitude and behavior. It is the ability required for the students for finding suitable job, its maintenance and promotion. Our department students get benefited through the untied effort of well trained soft skills trainers. MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING (MoU) The department has signed MoU with many central government organizations like National Small Industries Corporation, Chennai to help upgrade the quality of the students for making them industry related experience by arranging in-plant training, industrial visits, mini projects & major projects. ADD-ON COURSES The students gain knowledge in their specialized area by conducting such a valuable add-on courses in our institution. These courses offer a best platform for their career and apply these technical skills in order to get god placement. The courses like VLSI design and Embedded Systems, for the final year and pre-final year students in an endeavor to open up a wide variety of job opportunities in the stream of industries and also in self employment basis. ORGANIZING PROGRAMS The department has committed and competent teachers striving hard for the betterment of (Rural) Students community. The department consistently organizes seminars sponsored by ISTE, faculty development programmes sponsored by Anna University and other organizations; self sponsored national workshops and student symposiums to update the knowledge of the students with the rising technologies. PLACEMENTS & HIGHER STUDIES Training & Placement Department has a significant role to play in student’s future as it serves as an indispensable pillar of the Institute. The undergraduates from our department have become professional engineers employed both in core and software companies such as Hexaware Technologies, CTS, Aircel India Private Limited, Wipro, TCS, HCL Technologies etc., Many of our students pursue higher education to obtain M.E, MBA and Ph.D degrees in Foreign Universities.One of our students named Mr. N. Anandhabaskaran obtained his Master degree from Madrid University, Spain. BEST DEPARTMENT AWARD ECE department has received Best Department Award in the year 2013 for producing highest percentage of result in the Anna University Examinations (April/May 2012 & Nov/Dec 2012) among all other departments and rewarded with Gold ring worth of Rs. 7,000/-. MISSION 10X Mission 10X chose to enhance the Graduate Engineering Attributes Viz., Deeper Learning, Communication Skills and Team Work in students to achieve quality of engineering. Most of our faculties have been certified by Wipro – Mission 10X advanced teaching and learning methodologies. It exposes the faculty members to present in advanced ways of teaching. It aims to move from a chalk and talk approach to more iterative methods. It helps our faculties to build a bond with their students and work together towards a common goal. ISO VRSCET is one of the earliest institutes to be awarded with ISO 9001:2008 certificate and all the activities and process of the department comply with the ISO 9001:2008 standards. The continual improvement of the management, academic and support activities in the college are reviewed every year by External auditors from TUV SUD, south Asia. STUDENTS PROJECTS The college and department permit the final year students to do their projects in Government sectors like National Small Industries Corporation, Chennai to strengthen the linkages between theoretical concepts with the practical applications to explore their career fields. RESEARCH AND PUBLICATIONS Our Management encourages staff members to do research in order to facilitate the translation of new knowledge to new potential. APPRECIATION TO STAFF AND STUDENTS Our Management genuinely appreciates the faculties who produced highest pass percentage in the Anna University Examination results to encourage the faculties to exhibit a positive attitude among themselves and in turn towards the students. APPRECIATION TO STUDENTS Best performing students [securing more than 9.00 CGPA] in the Anna University Examination are awarded with Gold ring with Rs. 7,000 in order to encourage and motivate them to show their talents in future also. PAPER PUBLICATION The department of ECE has created a platform for the staff and students to prove their talents in order to outperform themselves and unfold their creative impulse by means of publications. It enlightens the students and faculties on the latest technological developments and thus drives innovation.