The Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE) Department has a rich tradition in research and teaching. The research interests of the faculty members of the department encompass the wide area of applied and fundamental aspects of Electronics and Communication Engineering. Collaboration in between the reasearch groups of the department and with other departments is also a practice. The broad areas of research and academic activities in the department are:
The Department has strong research programmes leading to Ph.D. degree in all the areas of Electronics and Communication Engineering. A large number of Ph.D. scholars are currently engaged in cutting edge research in the Department. In addition to the well equipped curriculum related laboratories, the Department has many state of the art facilities for assisting research and development in solid state devices, VLSI, RF Engineering, digital signal processing, image processing and wireless technology. These have been set up with support from Government agencies and industries. The Department has successfully completed a large number of sponsored research projects funded by various agencies such as DIT, DST, MHRD, DOE, DRDO, PRL, Naval Research and Army Technology Board.