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Welcome to the Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore

Started in 1968, ECE is one of the most sought after departments at PSG Tech, a college ranked among the top 20 in the country. With over 50 dedicated faculty members and state of the art facilities, the department serves around 550 undergraduate student's and 144 postgraduate students and around 90 ongoing research scholar's. The Department has produced 75 Doctorates in the area of Wireless Communication,VLSIDesign,Signal Processing,Networking,Embedded and RF Design. There is exciting research taking place in the department under a wide range of fields in its many labs equipped with high precision instruments and cutting edge technology.The Department has been funded with sponsored research from the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology(MeitY),All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE),Department of Science and Technology (DST),Defense Research and Development Organization(DRDO),University Grants Commission (UGC) etc..

The department of ECE enjoys a respectable stature among the major recruiters in India. The excellent performance of its alumni across the globe has enabled the department to maintain its strong reputation. The collaboration with companies such as Keysight Freescale, Infineon, Intel and Texas Instruments, has aided the department in providing a good platform on which our students thrive.

The ECE Students are placed in high profile Industrial Environment and most of them are occupying leading positions in Academia,Industry World Wide.The students are involved in development of innovative projects through their strong industrial based curriculum and most of them undergo industrial internships during the project phase.Many of them are successful Entrepreneurs providing technical knowledge and Excellent Coordination for the present students.

Dr.Subha Rani S. , Professor & Head

The Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering came in to existence in the year 1968. Ever since its inception, it has been splendid in providing dynamic and quality engineers to the society till date. The PG Programmes include M.E Communication's,M.E VLSI Design, M.E Wireless Communication and M.Tech Nanoscience & Technology offering high class technical experience to the students. Research programmes have been nurtured in the department effectively and innovatively. The Electronics and Communication Engineering Department has always been interested not only in updating the curriculum, but also in enhancing the laboratory facilities to cope up with the new developments in the state-of art technologies. Through direct central assistance scheme and other projects, the Electronics and Communication laboratories are constantly upgraded with new equipments.

Vision

To be recognized as a premier department worldwide for moulding skilled, talented and well disciplined engineers.

Mission

The mission of the ECE Department is to facilitate young Engineers to acquire technical exposure in the areas of Electronics and Communication Engineering, nurture career improvement and develop human, social and intellectual qualities necessary for the successful practice of the profession.

  • Late Dr.S.JAYARAMAN 2004 - 2009
  • Dr.A.SHANMUGAM 2002 - 2004
  • Dr.A.KANDASWAMY 1986 - 2002
  • Late Dr.S.PALANICHAMY 1982 - 1986
  • Dr.R.SUBBAYYAN 1970 - 1982
  • 2017
    Modernization of Digital Signal Processing Laboratory,Sponsored by AICTE
    • 2017
      Unnat Bharat Abhiyan Scheme “ Indigenous design and development of digitally Secured Smart Padlock for the Rural and Economically backward Community People of India Sponsored by AICTE
      • 2017
        Two of our students from the ECE Department PraneshC (14L406)and VikasV (13L155)participated in the Danfoss Innovator Project Award 2016-17 and won the 1st prize in the UG category
        • 2017
          Academia to Industry Technology Transfer of Products Developed by PSGCT Under the support of Department of Science and Technology,Government of India
          • 2017
            First Tech Challenge -2017, Caterpillar India Pvt Ltd, Chennai.Students Won the Winning Alliance Award and Overall champion Award, 10th,April, 2017
            • 2017
              NBA Accredited for ME – Communication Systems Five years With Effect from April 2017
              • 2016
                NBA Accredited for ME – VLSI DESIGN Five years with Effect from September 2016.
                • 2016
                  Two day National Interactive Workshop on Life and Career withIndianNavy,19-20,August,2016
                  • 2016
                    First Tech Challenge - 2016, Caterpillar India Pvt Ltd, Chennai.Students Won the Overall champion Award,April,1-2,2016
                    • 2016
                      Inauguration of Local Chapter, Institute of Smart Structures and Systems (ISSS) March 14th, 2016
                      • 2016
                        An outreach Workshop on Prime Minister’s Fellowship Scheme for Doctoral Research
                        • 2015
                          M.Tech NanoScience & Technologytransferred from Biomedical to ECE Department 2015
                          • 2015
                            Special Manpower Development Programme for Chip to systems Development(SMDP -C2SD) Amount Sanctioned 1.69 Crores, Sponsored by DeitY/MCIT, New Delhi
                            • 2015
                              Design and Development of Indigenous Phased Array RF Volume Coil for 1.5 Tesla Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Amount sanctioned 28.5 Lakhs, Sponsored by DST New Delhi
                              • 2015
                                PSG-KEY SIGHT CENTRE Baseband Communication and advanced Embedded systems –CENTRE Inaugurated.
                                • 2014
                                  18th International Symposium on VLSI Design and Test July 16-18 (VDAT –2014)
                                  • 2014
                                    Design and development of intelligent secret image recovery techniques using visual cryptography and heuristic optimization techniques for Healthcare application Funded by UGC
                                    • 2014
                                      First Tech Challenge - 2014, CaterpillarIndia Pvt Ltd, Chennai .Students Won the Inspiration award, Innovation award , Winning alliance award
                                      • 2014
                                        Texas Instruments Innovation Challenge India Analog Design Contest 2014 , Bangalore . Students won the consolationprize.
                                        • 2014
                                          Design and Development of GSM Emergency communication Network Base station based on universal software radio Peripheral, Funded by UGC
                                          • 2013
                                            AICTE - CII Awardfor the Best - Industry linked Institute for the Electronics & Communication Engineering subject stream for the year 2013
                                            • 2013
                                              Visual Institution and scene categorization for MAV Navigation Funded By DRDO
                                              • 2013
                                                Design and Development of CAP Based Wireless communication System for Multichannel EEG Recording Funded by DST
                                                • 2013
                                                  Test Bed Architecture for authentication, Confidentiality integrity of sensitive DICOM images Funded By AICTE
                                                  • 2013
                                                    Won the best out going sports women award.
                                                    • 2013
                                                      Won the Best women for social service P.D.PRAKASH Memorial Award
                                                      • 2013
                                                        Won the Koorathalwar Award for Best Out going student .
                                                        • 2012
                                                          NBA Accredited for BE (ECE) Five years.
                                                          • 2012
                                                            VLSI SMDP Phase –II Extended up to 2013
                                                            • 2012
                                                              Centre of Excellence PSG Agilent Advanced Wireless Technology Lab Inaugurated
                                                              • 2012
                                                                Won the Koorathalwar Award for Best Out going student
                                                                • 2011
                                                                  Secure Communication Protocol for wireless body Area Networks Funded by UGC.
                                                                  • 2011
                                                                    DSP lab MoU signed with Cranes.
                                                                    • 2011
                                                                      M.E (Wireless Communications) Course started
                                                                      • 2011
                                                                        ModernisationOf RF(Radio Frequency) Design Laboratory Funded By AICTE
                                                                        • 2010
                                                                          International Conference ICAICV Conducted.
                                                                          • 2010
                                                                            Wireless Sensor Based Multichannel EEG Recording Sponsored project by DST
                                                                            • 2010
                                                                              2010 Batch students won the Consolation Prize for the Project "Door Snapper - A Smart Way of Surveillance"
                                                                              • 2010
                                                                                VLSI SMDP Phase –II Extended up to 2012.
                                                                                • 2009
                                                                                  Lossless Transfer of Video Streaming in Wireless Networks Sponsored by AICTE.
                                                                                  • 2009
                                                                                    Agilent MPLS Laboratory established for testing & Measurement needs in research
                                                                                    • 2008
                                                                                      Student Exchange program in collaboration with University of South Australia.
                                                                                      • 2008
                                                                                        Free scale Embedded Lab started in collaboration with Free scale Semiconductors
                                                                                        • 2007
                                                                                          Dept of ECE was responsible for the establishment of PSG Community radio station.
                                                                                          • 2006
                                                                                            Bluetooth Telemedicine Processor Project funded by DRDO -LSRB.
                                                                                            • 2005
                                                                                              Infineon Embedded System Laboratory started
                                                                                              • 2005
                                                                                                VLSI SMDP Phase –II Project started
                                                                                                • 2005
                                                                                                  NBA(AICTE) for both UG and PG
                                                                                                  • 2004
                                                                                                    Network system design Lab setup with the collaboration of Intel Inc.
                                                                                                    • 2003
                                                                                                      DSP lab started with the collaboration of Texas Instruments.
                                                                                                      • 2001
                                                                                                        Became ISO 9001 certified Department 2001: NBA(AICTE) for both UG and PG.
                                                                                                        • 2000
                                                                                                          ME (VLSI Design) course started
                                                                                                          • 1999
                                                                                                            VLSI Design Project started Funded by DIT.
                                                                                                            • 1999
                                                                                                              NETWORK Project funded by SDC (5 Years Duration)
                                                                                                              • 1999
                                                                                                                Lung Analyzer –Sponsored Project by DST.
                                                                                                                • 1998
                                                                                                                  POST IMPACT –SSS Started
                                                                                                                  • 1998
                                                                                                                    Two AICTE projects (Central Assistance Scheme) were sanctioned.
                                                                                                                    • 1997
                                                                                                                      Project IMPACT ended and SSS project started.
                                                                                                                      • 1997
                                                                                                                        The department obtained ‘A’ Grade from NBA(AICTE) for both UG and PG.
                                                                                                                        • 1996
                                                                                                                          PhD Programmein ECE Started.
                                                                                                                          • 1993
                                                                                                                            ECE Department IMPACT computer centre Inaugurated.
                                                                                                                            • 1992
                                                                                                                              Project IMPACT funded by WB,SDC and DoE started
                                                                                                                              • 1986
                                                                                                                                First Direct Central Assistance grant was sanctioned by MHRD for EC
                                                                                                                                • 1982
                                                                                                                                  PSG College of Technology affiliated to Bharathiyar University
                                                                                                                                  • 1980
                                                                                                                                    4 Years BE(ECE) course Regulations and Syllabi formulated
                                                                                                                                    • 1973
                                                                                                                                      ME (Communication Systems) course started
                                                                                                                                      • 1972
                                                                                                                                        First Batch of BE(ECE) Graduated.
                                                                                                                                        • 1968
                                                                                                                                          BE (ECE) course started.