Milestones of the department
1983 : Start of UG programme with intake of 30
1990 : UG intake increased to 60
2005 : UG intake increased to 90
2006 : Accreditation by NBA
2012 : VGST grant of 25 lakhs sanctioned
2013 : Start of PG programme in DCN with 18 intake
2013 : Intake for UG increased to 120
2014 : Start of Intel Intelligent Systems Lab
2015 : Accreditation by NBA
ECE department has highly qualified and dedicated staff members. Staff consists of 29 teaching faculty, 05 instructors and 5 supporting staff. 17 faculty are pursuing PhD. The department has fully developed laboratories for students’ learning. 7 laboratories having equipment worth rupees 92 lakhs provide ambient teaching-learning atmosphere.
Students are motivated to visit industries and also carry out internships in various companies. Department students regularly visit BSNL, BEL and NRET for internship. More than 150 students are placed in various reputed companies in past three years. Till date 22 student projects are sanctioned funds by KSCST (Govt. of Karnataka) and 2 projects by KBITS (Govt. of Karnataka), worth nearly rupees 10.5 lakh.
Department has Intel Intelligent Systems Lab under FICE. Workshops and training programs are conducted for bridging the academia-industry divide, enhancing student employability and promoting innovation.
3kW Rooftop Wind-Solar hybrid system which produces 8-10 kWh/day is installed which supplies power for microprocessor laboratory. The system is funded by BLDEA’s Research Centre and KBITS (Govt. of Karnataka).
Guest lectures, seminars, workshops and technical fests are conducted regularly to aid overall development of students. These developments are reflected in students’ academic achievements and their career excellence.