Department of Electronics & communication Engineering

Department of

Electronics & communication Engineering


The Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering at Rajagiri School of Engineering & Technology was started in year 2001 with a B. Tech programme in Electronics & Communication Engineering. The department currently offers a B. Tech. programme in Electronics & Communication Engineering with an intake of 180 students in 3 batches and two M. Tech programmes, viz. VLSI and Embedded Systems, Communication Engineering, with an intake of 24 students per programme. The department is currently approved as a research centre under KTU.
As an institution continuously striving for excellence in education, the Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering at Rajagiri School of Engineering & Technology offers the best opportunity for budding professionals to learn and come out with all the skills required to perform well in today's competitive world. Teamed with excellent infrastructure, competitive faculty and active students association, the department endeavours to inculcate in its students not only a good understanding of technical concepts but with a sense of innovation, higher degree of social consciousness and human values. 
The department has dedicated and experienced faculty members with a strong sense of commitment to engineering education and research. They work with zeal to provide a vibrant and optimum learning environment for their students. 
The department keeps pace with the technological trends in the Electronics and Communication industry, with a well organised and updated delivery of the course where measures are taken to cover the gaps in the syllabus prescribed as per the industry/profession requirements. 

The excellent placement records which has been consistently above 90% for the past several years with a good number of its alumni involved in research and development sectors in this domain, stands testimony to the quality of education offered at the department. Since its conception in 2001, our students have secured more than seven university ranks.

Department vision
To evolve into a centre of excellence in electronics and communication engineering, moulding professionals having inquisitive, innovative and creative minds with sound practical skills who can strive for the betterment of mankind.

Department mission

To impart state-of-the-art knowledge to students in electronics and communication engineering and to inculcate in them a high degree of social consciousness and a sense of human values, thereby enabling them to face challenges with courage and conviction
Program Outcomes (POs)

Engineering graduates will be able to

  1. Engineering knowledge: Apply the knowledge of mathematics, science, Engineering fundamentals, and Electronics and Communication Engineering to the solution of complex Engineering problems.
  2. Problem analysis: Identify, formulate, review research literature, and analyze complex Engineering problems reaching substantiated conclusions using first principles of mathematics, natural sciences, and Engineering sciences.
  3. Design/development of solutions: Design solutions for complex Engineering problems and design system components or processes that meet the specified needs with appropriate consideration for the public health and safety, and the cultural, societal, and environmental considerations.
  4. Conduct investigations of complex problems: Use research based knowledge and research methods including design of experiments, analysis and interpretation of data, and synthesis of the information to provide valid conclusions.
  5. Modern tool usage: Create, select, and apply appropriate techniques, resources, and modern engineering and IT tools including prediction and modeling to complex Engineering activities with an understanding of the limitations.
  6. The Engineer and society: Apply reasoning informed by the contextual knowledge to assess societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to the professional Engineering practice.
  7. Environment and sustainability: Understand the impact of the professional Engineering solutions in societal and environmental contexts, and demonstrate the knowledge of, and the need for sustainable developments.
  8. Ethics: Apply ethical principles and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of the Engineering practice.
  9. Individual and team work: Function effectively as an individual and as a member or leader in diverse teams, and in multidisciplinary settings.
  10. Communication: Communicate effectively on complex Engineering activities with the Engineering Community and with society at large, such as, being able to comprehend and write effective reports and design documentation, make effective presentations, and give and receive clear instructions.
  11. Project management and finance: Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the Engineering and management principles and apply these to one’s own work, as a member and leader in a team, to manage projects and in multi-disciplinary environments.
  12. Life -long learning: Recognize the need for, and have the preparation and ability to engage in independent and life- long learning in the broadest context of technological change.

Programme-Specific Outcomes (PSOs)

Engineering students will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate their skills in designing, implementing and testing analogue and digital electronic circuits, including microprocessor systems, for signal processing, communication, networking, VLSI and embedded systems applications.
  2. Apply their knowledge and skills to conduct experiments and develop applications using electronic design automation (EDA) tools.
  3. Demonstrate a sense of professional ethics, recognize the importance of continued learning, and be able to carry out their professional and entrepreneurial responsibilities in electronics engineering field giving due consideration to environment protection and sustainability.

Programme Educational Objectives (PEOs)

  1. Graduates shall have sound knowledge of the fundamental and advanced concepts of electronics and communication engineering to analyze, design, develop and implement electronic systems or equipment.
  1. Graduates shall apply their knowledge and skills in industrial, academic or research career with creativity, commitment and social consciousness.


  1. Graduates shall work in a team as a member or leader and adapt to the changes taking place in their field through sustained learning.