Bachelor of Technology in Electronics & Communication Engineering

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Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech.) Electronics and Communication Engineering

Duration : 4 years, Eight semesters.

Eligibility:  A pass in the 10+2 (Higher Secondary) examination or any other equivalent examination of any authority, recognized by Srinivas University, with an aggregate of 50% of marks in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.(45% in case of SC/ST candidates). Admission needs valid score in SUAT/CET.

Candidates passing Diploma in Engineering / Technology examination with minimum of 50 % marks from AICTE approved Polytechnics are eligible for the Admission in the 1 year. (45% in case of SC/ ST candidates). In addition, a valid score in the entrance test conducted by Srinivas University (SUET) is necessary.

About B.Tech. in Electronics and Communication :

The goal of the Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering is to impart synergistic education in the field of Electronics & Communication and produce competent and resourceful young E&C Engineers with high technical knowledge and good practical skills and excel in wide variety of job profiles. To achieve this, curriculum provides a strong foundation in both the technological and theoretical aspects of E&C Engineering. It also provides abundant opportunities to students to work on self designed mini-projects, develop communication skills, explore internship opportunities in industry and take part in national and international conferences and circuit/Software design contests. E&C department is committed to promote research, industrial interaction and multi dimensional development of the students with theoretical as well as practical exposure. The course contents of this program deals with acquiring basic knowledge of Design and Development in Electronic Devices, IC Design, Microprocessor Applications, Analog Systems, Digital Systems, VLSI, Satellite and Microwave Communication Systems, Mobile Communication, Fiber Optics Communication, System Software and Embedded Systems.

Special Features of the Program:

  • State of art facilities with modern multimedia lecture & seminar halls.
  • Well equipped laboratories with modern instruments with latest technology.
  • Continuously upgraded laboratories for hands on training.
  • Good study materials will be provided for every subject.
  • Industry oriented syllabus with special focus on hands on training.
  • Project/Mini project in each semester.
  • Innovations in examination system with opportunity for personal seeing of evaluated papers.
  • Make-up exams in every semester to avoid year loss.
  • Placement support and research oriented projects for every student.
  • Focus on Soft Skill Development & Training on competitive exams.
  • Regular Technical Seminars by experts.
  • Interaction with Industries, R & D organizations.
  • Regular Industrial Visits.
  • Separate Hostel & Transport facility for Boys & Girls.

Career Opportunities:

Graduates in Electronics and Communication Engineering have career opportunities in Defence Sector, Aviation and Avionics, Telecommunication Industry, Embedded System Development, Analog Design, Electronic and Hardware Manufacturing, VLSI design,  Power Sector, Electronic Security Systems, Robotics, Communication Protocol Development, Optical Communication Development,  Signal processing, Consumer Electronics, Mobile and Wireless Communication etc

  • Further Opportunity to pursue M.Tech.
  • Opportunity to appear for GATE/Engineering Services and other competitive Exams.

The department offers undergraduate programme B.TECH. in Electronics & Communication Engineering. Well experienced faculty members with excellent knowledge in diverse fields are the back bone of the department. The departments focus is to impart synergistic education in the field of Electronics & Communication and to produce quality E&C Engineers with high technical knowledge and good practical skills combined with leadership skills.
The department is committed to promote research, industrial interaction and multi dimensional development of the students with theoretical as well as practical exposure. Thus the department has been able to contribute a large pool of talented Electronics Engineers. The department is housed with state of art facilities with modern multimedia lecture & seminar halls and all laboratories equipped with modern instruments with latest technology. The department is continuously updating its facilities.

The department has following well established laboratories:

Analog Electronics Lab – Analog circuits are constructed and its performance is tested in various platforms like terminal board, breadboard, PCB and Analog trainer kit. This lab is equipped with higher end analog CROs and Digital storage Oscilloscopes for measuring Electronic signals of different amplitude and frequency.

Digital Electronics Lab – In this lab Digital circuits are designed and constructed using integrated chips. The operation of the circuit is analyzed using Digital IC Trainers.

Microcontroller Lab – Extensive programming skills are imparted to students using Keil Software in this lab. Assembly language programs are used for interfacing 8051 Microcontroller and MSP430 kits are coded and executed.

HDL Lab – Codes for digital Circuits are written using Hardware Defined Language such as VHDL and Verilog and tested using Xilinx Software. Timing signals are analyzed at various time intervals.

Analog Communication Lab – In this lab Analog circuits are implemented using Operational Amplifier ICs and tested. Modulation techniques such as AM, PWM, FM PAM, PPM are implemented in Hardware and tested using higher end Digital Storage Oscilloscopes.

Digital Signal Processing Lab – Digital signals are analyzed using MATLAB tool box and DSP kit in this lab.

Advanced Communication Lab – Modules to study Advanced Digital Modulation techniques such as ASK, FSK, PSK, DPSK, QPSK, TDM, PCM etc are available in this lab. Equipments to study Micro Wave communication, Optical Communication and Micro-strip antenna are also available.

Microprocessor Lab – 8086 Assembly language programs are executed using MASM Software which is available in this lab.

Power Electronics Lab – In this lab modules are available to study the characteristics of power semiconductor devices such as SCR, Triac&Diac, and Speed control of AC Universal motors, AC to DC convertors and Inverters.

Very large Scale Integration Lab – Using Mentor Graphics EDA tools, schematic and layout design of Integrated circuits are implemented and analyzed.

Projects sponsored by KSCST Bangaluru and VGST are taken up by the students. Students are encouraged to do mini projects. Training programs are conducted to impart practical exposure to students. Industrial visits are conducted to expose the students to industrial environment. Seminars, invited talks, soft skill training and technical competitions are held at regular intervals. To enrich the knowledge of the students in recent advanced technologies E&C department is running its own library with more than 500 volumes. The department is working hard to build up competency based environment.

Scope of Electronics and Communication Engineering:

The applications of Electronics and Communication Engineering are so wide that it affects our daily lives in various ways. The technology has given Television, Radio, Computers, Telephones and many more gadgets and made our life easier and enjoyable. As India is progressing day by day, we come to know about new gadgets, opportunities for Electronics and Communication Engineers are just immense. Electronics & Communication Engineering offers scope in the field of Research, Mobile communication, Microwave communication, Robotics, Defense, Radio communication, TV broadcasting, Telephony, VLSI design, DSP, Nuclear science and Wireless communication.

Job Opportunities

The consumers need new devices and gadgets to support them in their day today life. All such devices need electronic circuits and software interface. The controlling programs are architected and developed by E&C engineers. This provides lots of job opportunities for Electronics and Communication Engineers not only in the core electronics industry but also in research and development software industry and government sectors.

E&C Engineers can get job opportunities in government sectors as listed below:

  1. BSNL conducts many examinations like BSNL JTO, BSNL TTA, and MTNL etc.
  2. Railway Department
  3. Electricity Board
  5. Banks, IBPS PO, Special IT Officer, etc.

E&C Engineers can get potential job opportunities in IT sectors like:

  1. TCS
  2. CTS
  3. IBM
  4. WIPRO
  6. YAHOO
  11. GOOGLE
  12. DELL
  13. IGATE
  15. ORACLE etc.

E&C Engineers can get jobs in core (Electronics) companies like:


Electronics and Communication Student Association – NICSA

The Electronics and Communication Students Association “NICSA” was started in the year 2010 with a view to impart technical skills among students by training the students to present papers in technical seminars and to do mini projects. Students are also encouraged to take up sponsored projects. In addition, Industrial visit, technical talks and guest lectures will be arranged. Experts and working professionals from the industry, research and development centers & the academia are regularly invited to share their experience & to impart knowledge to the E & C Engineering students. Activities will be done to nurture & foster leadership qualities in students & also for team building. Regular workshops will be conducted with eminent resource persons from Industry to enhance the practical knowledge of the students. A Wall magazine named “JnanaVahini” is published every week which will show case the talents of students in curricular and co-curricular activities. Students will be trained in new software’s as per industrial need.


Program Structure

Total programme credits 180
SEMESTER  1 Credits SEMESTER  2 Credits
1 Engineering Mathematics – I/II 4 1 Engineering Mathematics –I/ II 4
2 Engineering Physics 4 2 Engineering Chemistry 4
3 Basics of Electrical Engineering 3 3 Computer Concepts & C Programming 3
4 Elements of Civil Engineering 3 4 Basics of Electronics 3
5 Elements of Mechanical Engineering 2 5 CAED 2.5
6 Engineering Physics Laboratory 1.5 6 Engineering Chemistry Laboratory 1.5
7 Workshop Practice 1.5 7 Computer Concepts & C Programming Laboratory 1
8 Constitution of India and Professional Ethics 8 Principles of Environmental Studies
9 English 2 9 Kannada
Total Credits 21   19
SEMESTER 3 Credits SEMESTER 4 Credits
1 Engineering Mathematics -III 3 1 Mathematics-IV

(Branch Specific)

2 Analog Electronics Circuit 4 2 IC Systems 4
3 Digital Electronics 4 3 Control Systems 4
4 Network Analysis 3 4 Analog Communication 3
5 Electronic Instrumentation 3 5 Microprocessors 3
6 Signals and Systems 3 6 Electromagnetic Theory 3
7 Analog Electronics Lab 2 7 Microprocessors Lab 2
8 Digital Electronics  Lab 2 8 Linear ICs  and  Analog Communication Lab 2
Total Credits 24 Total Credits 24
SEMESTER 5 Credits SEMESTER 6 Credits
1 Management & Entrepreneurship 3 1 VLSI Circuits 4
2 Digital Communication 4 2 Microcontrollers and Embedded Systems 3
3 Digital Signal Processing 3 3 Fiber Optic Communication 3
4 DSD Using Verilog 3 4 Professional Elective –A 3
5 Problem Solving Using Data structures and Algorithms. 3 5 Professional Elective – B 3
6 Computer Architecture 3 6 Open Elective – I 3
7 Data structures and Algorithms Lab 2 7 DSD and VLSI Lab 2
8 Signals and Advanced Communication  Lab 2 8 Embedded System Design Lab 2
      9 Mini Project  2
Total Credits 23 Total Credits 25
SEMESTER 7 Credits SEMESTER 8 Credits
1 Networks and Data  Communication 4 1 Wireless Communication 4
2 Power Electronics 3 2 Professional Elective – E 3
3 Professional Elective -C 3 3 Open Elective – III 3
4 Professional Elective – D 3 4 Seminar on  advanced Topics 1
5 Open Elective – II 3 5 Main Project Phase -II 8
6 Networks and Data  Communication Lab 2 6 Internship 3
7 Power Electronics and Control  lab 2      
8 Main Project Phase – I 2      
  Total Credits 22   Total Credits 22



Professional Elective – A Professional Elective – B
Subject Credits Subject Credits
1 Image and Video Processing 3 1 Microwaves and Antennas 3
2 Speech Processing 3 2 Satellite Communication 3
3 Bio-Medical Electronics 3 3 Telecommunication & Digital Switching 3
4 Mixed Design 3 4 Wireless sensor Networks 3
Professional Elective – C Professional Elective – D
Subject Credits Subject Credits
1 Operating Systems 3 1 DSP Algorithms and Architecture 3
2 Data Mining and Machine Learning 3 2 High Speed Electronics 3
3 Formal Language & Automata Theory 3 3 Introduction to MEMS 3
4 Software Testing 3 4 Advances in VLSI Design 3
Professional Elective – E  
Subject Credits  
1 System Verilog 3  
2 IoT Architecture and Protocols 3  
3 Embedded Networking 3  
4 Advanced Microprocessors 3  



1 Occupational Health & Safety 3
2 Principles Of Constructional Management 3
3 Research Methodology 3
4 Principles of Architectural & Town Planning 3
5 Industrial Engineering and Management 3
6 Product Life Cycle Management 3
7 Organization Behaviour 3
8 Ergonomics 3
9 Engineering Economics 3
10 Law for Engineers 3
11 Human Resource Management 3
12 Information Technology Management 3
13 Stress Management 3
14 Innovation and new product development 3
15 Principles Of Green Technology 3
16 Enterprise Resource planning 3
17 Stress Management through Yoga 3


1 Environmental Engineering – II 3
2 Building Services in Large Buildings 3
3 Sustainability Construction in Engineering 3
4 Air Pollution & Control 3
5 Total Quality Management 3
6 Operations Research 3
7 Statistical Quality Control 3
8 Bio Mass Energy Systems 3
9 Design and Analysis of  Algorithms 3
10 Object Oriented  Programming in C++ 3
11 Advanced  JAVA Programming 3
12 Database Management Systems 3
13 Digital Image Processing 3
14 Design and Development of Web Application 3
15 System Modelling and Simulation 3
16 Designing Embedded Systems  3



1 Environmental Impact Assessment 3
2 Solid Waste Management 3
3 Remote Sensing & GIS 3
4 Quality Assurance in Construction 3
5 Nanotechnology 3
6 Rapid Prototyping 3
7 Robotics 3
8 Smart Materials 3
9 Data Acquisition & PLC 3
10 Automotive Electronics 3
11 Transducers & Measurements 3
12 Solar Cells 3
13 Dot Net Frame work for Application Development 3
14 Mobile Application Development 3
15 Data Warehouse and Data Mining 3
16 Multimedia Computing 3