Electronics & Communication Engineering

ABOUT DEPARTMENT

The ECE department was started in the Year 1997 with an intake of 60. The department boasts of dedicated faculty with an average teaching experience of more than 5 years.This department strives not only for the academic excellence of the students but also lays emphasis on the holistic development of the students. Faculties are encouraged to attend technical seminars hosted by VTU affiliated colleges and premier institute like IITs to upgrade their technical skills.

INFRASTRUCTURE

The department is located in an area of 8000 sq.ft. The labs are well equipped with about 50 computer units of high performance. It has Lecture halls, Departmental Library, Faculty room, and Laboratories.

The major Laboratories are:

  • Analog Electronics Circuits Lab
  • Power Electronics Lab
  • Analog Communication & Lic Lab
  • VLSI Lab/HDL Lab
  • DSP Lab / Microcontroller Lab / mp Lab
  • Advanced Communication Lab
  • Logic Design Lab

RESULT ANALYSIS

The final Year students are performing consistently with a pass percentage of 98%.

And most of the students are placed in reputed companies through the Placement Cell.

5 Faculties achieved 100% Results in University Exams.

ACHIEVEMENTS

    • Twelve Faculties have Presented Thirty-one Papers in various National/International Conferences.
    • The students’ intake has been upgraded from 60 to 120 in the academic year 2012-13.
    • A postgraduate course in Digital Electronics and Communications has been started with an intake of 18 students from the academic year 2012-13.
  • Most of the teachers have participated in Mission 10X a faculty development program initiated by Azim Premji foundation on innovative teaching methodologies to face today’s world of global competition.

RESEARCH

Two Faculties have registered for Ph.D.

Faculties have Presented Thirty-one Papers in various National/International Conferences.

The department of ECE had organized two day National Conference on 28th and 29th of March 2014 at A.P.S. College of Engineering campus, on Emerging Technologies on Electronics and Communication Engineering.

CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES

In addition to leading students towards academic excellence, we emphasize their overall development through co-curricular activities.

Our department students has participated in several sports such as Throw ball, Volleyball, Football, Basketball, Cricket, Athletics tournament and cultural events such as Pot painting, Pencil Sketching, Nail Art, Rangoli, Mehandi, Cooking without fire, Sudoku, Antakshari, Solo & Group dance etc. & played vital role in securing prizes.

TEACHING FACULTY AND STAFF

Prof. Arunarashmi V

Assistant Professor & HOD

Dr. Jagadeesh H S

Assoc. Professor & TPO

Mrs. Purva Yogesh Kamat

Assistant Professor

Mrs. SumanaAchar

Assistant Professor

Mrs. Usha H N

Assistant Professor

Mrs. Vijayalakshmi V

Assistant Professor

Mr. Sujan Kumar A

Assistant Professor

Mr. Theodore Jesudas

Assistant Professor

Mr. Ramesh K P

Assistant Professor

Mr. Nanda Kumar N

Assistant Professor

Prof. Soumya Prasad

Assistant Professor

DEPARTMENT GALLERY

WHAT PARENTS OF OUR STUDENTS SAY

I Made Good Choice by joining my son in ECE at APS Engineering College

Shiva, F/o Karthikeyan

My Daughter never feels stressed. Everything she shares about APS with me makes me feel that she is in safe hands.

Priya Ramakrishnan, M/o Geeta

DEPARTMENT NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

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FAQs About and Course Career

Why should one opt for Electronics & Communication Engineering?

ECE-Electronics & Communication Engineering is a course of applying scientific principles to the design and development, fabrication, repair & maintenance of Electrical/Electronic Machines, Instruments and Communication systems.   It is a core subject which has enormous job opportunities in either hardware or software field. It covers a wide range of day today applications like Television, Radio, Computers, and Mobile phones etc. They help us to see, hear and communicate over vast distances and do things faster. No one could imagine that telephone, invented by Alexander Graham Bell, the radio, developed by Marconi, two distinct technologies come together would create a wonderful product that is Cell Phone (smart phones) which is now part of everybody’s life. Knowledge of Electronics is required in all domains of engineering like Chemical, Aeronautical, Electrical, Mechanical, Computer, Civil, Automobile sectors etc.

What are the career opportunities available to Electronics and Communication Engineers?

  • ECE students can develop an exciting career in industries as they are employed in variety of sectors such as Software Engineering/IT, Consumer Electronics manufacturing organization, Health care equipment manufacturing, Mobile communication (2G,3G,4G), Internet technologies, Telecommunication, , Power sector, Hardware Manufacturing, Home Appliance and VLSI design, Television Industry and Research & Development.
  • Graduates in Electronics Engineering also have lots of opportunities in Government and private companies in the areas of design, manufacture, installation, operation, and maintenance of electronics equipment and systems. Electronics & Communication Engineering offers career scope in DRDO (Defense Research and Development Organization), ISRO (Indian Space Research Organization), Public and Private Sectors, Defense Services and Engineering services. Indian Telephone Industries, Civil Aviation, Development Centers in various States.
  • Some of the job titles include, 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.
  • Electronics and Communication Engineers get equal opportunity to explore and build a career in IT sectors.

What is the scope of an Electronic and Communication engineer in the current trend of “Make in India” concept.

  • ‘Make in India’ concept is a push to manufacturing sector and will open plethora of  jobs for Electronics Engineer.
  • Set up of 8 electronics manufacturing hubs and 7 electronics manufacturing clusters across the country to reduce imports.
  • PMs ‘Digital India’ vision: 2,50,000 villages to be integrated with   National Optical Fibre Network.
  • National Policy on Electronics: To make India a globally competitive destination for Electronics System Design and Manufacturing by 2020.

What are the salary prospects?

The job market for electronics and communication engineering is on demand and industries are looking for qualified engineers who can assist them on latest technologies. With recent technological advancements, the scope for the electronics engineers is on the rise.
However, according to payscale.com the average annual salary of these professional includes Rs. 312,408 per year. Electronics students with skills in robotics, automation technologies, renewable energies, Internet of Things (IoT), mechatronics engineering concepts add more value to their average pay scale.

What kind of Infrastructure is available in the department?

The department has state of the art, modern and well-equipped Laboratories. One separate laboratory course is associated with core course in the undergraduate program. Some of the prominent Labs are VLSI lab, Advanced Communication Lab, Embedded Systems and Microcontroller Lab, Computer Network Lab, etc.

What are the programs offered to improve the employability of students?

We organize regular workshops and conduct seminars on the latest topics like in the area of Embedded Systems, Wireless Communication Systems and Robotics etc for value addition of the students. Regular programme for overall personality & career skill development are organized with the help of expert trainers. Regular Industrial visits are also organized to give the students about the feel of work culture in the industry.

What kind of faculty is available in the department of Electronics & communication Engineering?

The core faculty in the department comprises distinguished academicians from the best institutions. The faculty lays great emphasis on continuous evaluation by means of well designed tutorials and practical experiments. Every effort is made to reinforce the concepts taught in the classroom. Apart from teaching, the faculty members have been vigorously pursuing research and have been regularly publishing research papers in various National and International Journals of repute as well as in prestigious conferences. It is our privilege that two of our faculty members are university rank holders.

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON SIGNAL PROCESSING COMMUNICATION POWER AND EMBEDDED SYSTEM

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Name Prof. Arunarashmi V
Designation Assistant Professor
Educational Qualification M.Tech
Work Experience
-Teaching
-Research
-Industry
-Others
14 years
Area of Specialization Digital Electronics and Communication
Subjects teaching at Under Graduate level. Field Theory, Signals, and Systems, Digital Signal Processing, Wireless communication, Digital communication, Antennas & Wave Propagation, GSM
Subjects teaching at Post Graduate level. Advanced Digital Signal Processing, Wireless Broadband LTE, Digital Circuits and Logic Design
Paper Presented National/International - 05
E-mail ID [email protected]
Phone Number 9972233228
Any other Achievements Secured 2nd rank in VTU for M.Tech
Name Prof. Jagadeesh H S
Designation Assoc. Professor & TPO
Educational Qualification M.Tech(Ph.D)
Work Experience
-Teaching
-Research
-Industry
-Others
16 Years
Area of Specialization Digital Electronics and Communication Systems
Subjects teaching at Under Graduate level. Satellite Communication,
Analog Electronics Circuits, Image Processing
Subjects teaching at Post Graduate level. Modern DSP, Multimedia Communication
Paper Presented / published National: 06
International :11
E-mail ID [email protected]
Phone Number 9480101286
Any other Achievements
Name Mrs. Purva Yogesh Kamat Mhamai
Designation Assistant Professor
Educational Qualification M.Tech
Work Experience
-Teaching
-Research
-Industry
-Others
12 years
Area of Specialization Digital Electronics and Communication
Subjects teaching at Under Graduate level. Analog Communication, Digital communication, Linear Integrated Circuits, Optical Fiber Communication, Advanced Digital Communications, Analog Electronics, Digital Switching Systems, Principles of Communication Systems, Information Theory, and Coding, Antenna and Propagation
Subjects teaching at Post Graduate level. Wireless Communications, Antenna Theory, and Design, Error Control Coding
Paper Presented
E-mail ID [email protected]
Phone Number
Any other Achievements
Name Mrs SumanaAchar
Designation Assistant Professor
Educational Qualification M.Tech (PhD)
Work Experience
- Teaching
- Research
- Industry
- Others
12.5 years

2.6 years

Area of Specialization VLSI Design & Embedded System
Subjects teaching at Under Graduate level. Hardware Description Languages, Basic Electronics, Logic Design, Analog Electronic Circuits, Field Theory, Control Systems, Analog Communications, Real-Time Systems, Computer Organisation, Fundamentals of CMOS VLSI, Information Theory & Coding, Analog & Mixed Mode VLSI, CMOS VLSI design, Embedded Systems Design, Real Time Operating systems, Fundamentals if HDL, Digital System Design using VHDL, Digital communication, Multimedia Communication, Information Theory electronics Engineering Electromagnetics, Control systems, DSP algorithm and Architecture, Digital electronics, GSM,
Paper Presented / Published International Journals - 03
E-mail ID [email protected]
Phone Number
Any other Achievements Shyam N.S, Naveen Kumar, Manoj K.N and Nanda Kishore have submitted a paper on Implementation of AMBA AHB  in TECHNISIUM 2012 at SIT, Tumkur under the guidance of SumanaAchar
Name Mrs Usha H N
Designation Assistant Professor
Educational Qualification M.Tech
Work Experience
-Teaching
-Research
-Industry
-Others
12.9 years

1 year

Area of Specialization Digital Communication
Subjects teaching at Under Graduate level. Basic Electronics, Logic Design, Information Theory & Coding, Fuzzy Logic,
Computer Organisation, Network Analysis, Microcontroller, Operating Systems,
Computer Communication & Networks, Microprocessors, Control System, Transmission Lines & Waveguides, Mobile Communication
Paper Presented / Published National - 01
International Journals - 02
E-mail ID [email protected]
Phone Number
Any other Achievements Best Teacher Awards
Name Mrs Vijayalakshmi V
Designation Assistant Professor
Educational Qualification M.Tech, (PhD)
Work Experience
-Teaching
-Research
-Industry
-Others
11 years
Area of Specialization VLSI
Subjects teaching at Under Graduate level. VLSI, Electronic Instrumentation,HDL, Basic Electronics
Paper Presented International-01
National-01
E-mail ID [email protected]
Phone Number
Any other Achievements Best Paper Award
Name Prof. Sujan Kumar A
Designation Assistant Professor
Educational Qualification M.Tech, [Ph.D]
Work Experience
-Teaching
-Research
-Industry
-Others
10 years
Area of Specialization Electronics
Subjects teaching at Under Graduate level. Basic Electronics, Digital Electronics, Programming in C++, Microwave & Radar, Embedded System Design, Wireless Communication, Information Theory and Coding, Microcontroller, Microprocessor
Paper Presented National - 02
International - 01
E-mail ID [email protected]
Phone Number 9743001122
Any other Achievements Project was selected for TRIP-2014 under VGST, Govt of Karnataka
Name Mr Theodore Jesudas
Designation Assistant Professor
Educational Qualification M.Tech
Work Experience
-Teaching
-Research
-Industry
-Others
8.5 years
Area of Specialization VLSI Design & Embedded System
Subjects teaching at Under Graduate level. Basic Electronics, Signals & Systems, Digital Signal Processing, Network Security, Hardware Description Languages, Digital Switching Systems, Microcontroller,
Network Analysis
E-mail ID [email protected]
Phone Number 9844926440
Any other Achievements
Paper Presented / Published Image Authentication by water Marking in the year 2014 in International Journal of Engg. Research and technology
Name Prof. Ramesh K P
Designation Assistant Professor
Educational Qualification B.E., M.Tech
Work Experience
-Teaching
-Research
-Industry
-Others
7 year
Area of Specialization Electronics
Subjects teaching at Under Graduate level. Basic Electrical Engg,Power Electronics, Electronic Instrumentation, Control Systems, Management & Entrepreneurship, Microprocessor,GSM
Paper Presented International-04
E-mail ID [email protected]
Phone Number 8296844008
Any other Achievements Best Teacher Award
Name Mr Nanda Kumar N
Designation Assistant Professor
Educational Qualification M.Tech
Work Experience
-Teaching
-Research
-Industry
-Others
9 Years
Area of Specialization Electronics & Communications
Subjects teaching at Under Graduate level. Basic Electronics, Logic Design
Analog Electronic Circuits,
Optical Fibre Communication,
Optical Communication & Networking,
Computer Communication & Networks,
Advanced Wavelet Processing,
Operations Research &Management, Information theory and coding
Antenna and wave propagation
Paper Presented / Published National -01
E-mail ID [email protected]
Phone Number 9535683518
Any other Achievements
Name Prof. Soumya Prasad
Designation Assistant Professor
Educational Qualification M.Tech (Pursuing PhD)
Work Experience
-Teaching
-Research
-Industry
-Others
3 years
Area of Specialization Digital Electronics & Communication
Subjects teaching at Under Graduate level. Analog Communication, DSP, Principles of Communication systems, Digital communications, Computer Communication Networks, Microwaves and Wave Propagations
Paper Presented National:03
E-mail ID [email protected]
Phone Number
Any other Achievements VTU 3rd rank in M. Tech
Awarded as Elite in NPTEL Online Certification Course.