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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 84 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. Krishnaveni V. , Professor (CAS) & Head

The Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering came into existence in the year 1968.The department offers B.E Programme in Electronics and Communication Engineering and PG Programmes include M.E Communication Systems, M.E VLSI Design, M.E Wireless Communications and M.Tech Nanoscience and Technology offering high class technical and innovative experience to the students. The department offers doctoral and M.S by research Programmes in both part time and full time mode. The department has produced around 103 Ph.Ds. The AICTE-CII Award for the Best-Industry linked Institute for the Electronics & Communication Engineering subject stream for the year 2013 strengthened the department’s industry-institute relations. BE ECE program has been accredited for 6 years by the National Board of Accreditation (NBA) up to 2024 . ME VLSI Design Course was accredited for 5 years with effect from September 2016.ME Communication Systems course was accredited for 5 years with effect from April 2017.



As a department we will be the first choice among the outstanding and talented students & To be recognized as a premier department worldwide for moulding skilled, talented and well disciplined Engineers


The mission of 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 and social intellectual qualities necessary for the successful practice of the profession".

  • Dr.S.Subha Rani 2009 - 2019
  • Late Dr.S.JAYARAMAN 2004 - 2009
  • Late Dr.A.SHANMUGAM 2002 - 2004
  • Dr.A.KANDASWAMY 1986 - 2002
  • Late Dr.S.PALANICHAMY 1982 - 1986
  • Dr.R.SUBBAYYAN 1970 - 1982
  • 2019
    MoU Signed between Enixs Technology India Pvt Ltd - University Program Partner of INTEL
    • 2019
      MoU Signed with Avocado Creative Solutions OPC Pvt Ltd
      • 2019
        MoU Signed with PSG - TI Centre of Excellence for Signal Processing (CESP)
        • 2018
          MoU Signed with Indian Navy,Head Quarters Southern Naval Command,Naval Base Kochi
  • 2021
    Cryptographic Chip Fabrication in collaboration with SCL, Chandigarh in September 2021
    • 2019
      Inauguration of PSG TI- Centre of Excellence for Signal Processing
      • 2018
        Inauguration of SPACE Centre in Association with Avocado Creative Solutions (OPC) Pvt Ltd
        • 2018
          Two Day Conference on Graphene & Analogous 2D Nano Structures ,13 - 14,December 2018
          • 2018
            MoU signed with Indian Navy,Head Quarters Southern Naval Command,Naval Base Kochi
            • 2018
              NBA Accredited for B.E.(ECE) Six Years with effect from October 2018
              • 2018
                Inauguration of PSG Qualsys Sinetec EMI EMC Pre Validication Centre
                • 2018
                  Bosch DNA Electronics challenge was conducted by Robert Bosch in association with the Maker Village, Cochin
                  • 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
                                        We School (Welingkar Education) Idea Contest - 2016, South India Level Contest - 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.



IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Innovations in Engineering and Technology


BE-ECE Alumni 2011 Mr.K.Mahadevan IRS, Deputy Director of Income Tax has received "BEST INVESTIGATOR" award from Honourable Governor of Telangana & Lieutenant Governor of Puducherry on Income Tax Day Function


Cryptographic Chip Fabrication in Collaboration with SCL, Chandigarh in September 2021

PSG's Faculty & Staff honoured on Staff Day , Mr. P Sivakumar, Foreman instructor,. Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering completed his 25 years of services and we are honoured for the same



Extension of the Period of Accreditation status granted to PG VLSI Design Program of PSG College of Technology from 5 Years to 6 Years (2021 - 2022)

Student Award 2021

Adarsh V Srinivasan (16l203) B.E.Electronics and Communication Engineering Best Outgoing Student Award TECHDAY 2020

B.Kowshika Priya(17L126),B.E Electronics and Communication Engineering,Best NSS Volunteer Award,TECHDAY 2020

T.K.Prabhakaran (16L243),B.E. Electronics and Communication Engineering,P D Prakash Memorial Award,TECHDAY 2020

M.Elakkia (18ML31),M.E Communication Systems,Best Outgoing Student Award TECHDAY 2020

B.DilliGanesh (18MV02), M.E VLSI Design,Best Outgoing Student Award, TECHDAY 2020

K.Kiruthika (18PN08) M.Tech Nano Science and Technology,Best Outgoing Student Award, TECHDAY 2020

S.Jemila Miriam (18PI07) M.E. Wireless Communication Best Outgoing Student Award, TECHDAY 2020

Tribute to Dr.C.V.Sridhar by S.Manoharan,BE(ECE) 1974

Dr.V.Krishnaveni, Associate Professor, Head In-Charge Received the Appreciation and Recognition of her completion of 25Year of Service,2020

Outstanding Young Alumnus Award - YAM 2020

Article about our COE ECE in Keysight Technologies

Training Lectures given by Mr. N. Saritakumar, Assistant Professor, Department of ECE and Mr.S.Karthik, Assistant Professor, Department of EEE to Indian Navy Sailors in Southern Naval Command, Kochi from 20-22 June 2019.

Onsite Review Photos PG - 2019

Onsite Review Photos B.E ECE - 2019

NPTEL Online Course Completed

M E VLSI DESIGN Internship & placemnt Details 2017 - 2019

Inauguration of PSG - TI Centre of Excellence for Signal Processing - Gallery

Article about ECE Department in ELECTRONICS FOR YOU Magazine in April 2019

Inauguration of the PSG-TI Centre of Excellence for Signal Processing

P.RevathI - ME Communication Systems,2017 Alumnus,Selected for SI Technical Post in Police Department

N.S.K Umesh,Wayanad Sub-Collector 2011 ECE Alumnus Addressing a Counseling Session for ECE Students

Pre Final Year (2016 - 2020) Students Selected For CISCO Summer Internship

Dr.D.Sivaraj,Book Chapter Link

93rd Founders Day Celebrations, Dr.A. Chockalingam BE (ECE) Alumnus – 1984 Distinguished Alumni Award

Young Alumni Award 2018


Two Day Conference on Graphene & Analogous 2D Nanostructures,13th - 14th December 2018

ECE Alumni - Entreprenurers

Industry Associated with Dept of ECE

Electronics & ICT Academy Indian Institution of Technology Guwahati, An Initiative of Ministry of Electronics &Information Technology (MeitY)Certifiacte Course completed

Dr.D.Sivaraj,Assistant Professor ,Received Teacher of the year Award 2018

BE ECE Placement 2018

Study Abroad Internship Programme

Indian Navy Colloboration

First Year ECE Orientation and Induction Programme 06th - 25th,August 2018

Excellence Service of Our Alumnus

Onsite Review Photos BE ECE - 2018.

Onsite Review Photos VLSI 2018

Students/Faculty You Tube Links

Consultancy Project

Anand Chandrasekaran is an Indian-born business executive who works for Facebook Inc. He visited department of ECE, interacted with our students on 16.03.2018.Chandrasekaran holds an undergraduate degree in ECE from PSG College of Technology

Expert Lecture on "Architecture to Silicon"


BE/BTech of 1988-1992/93(SW) Batch - Silver Jubilee Alumni Reunion Function - 2017

Faculty Research Collaboration - University of Dayton & Colorado State University USA, 2015

NSDC - TSSC Certified Trainers in ECE department for telecom sector skill development

Two Day National Interactive Workshop on Life and Career with Indian Navy

IIP visit to keysight technologies, penang, malasiya 2014

Dr.G.Umamahewari,Assistant Professor (Sr.Gr) has received University Level NSS Award 2016

Dr.S.Subha Rani, Professor & Head has received the 14th Annual Sir.J.C.Bose Memorial Award in Association with BHALE BHARATH, Indian Science Monitor,In Electronics and Communication Engineering Education.

Academia to Industry Technology Transfer of Products Developed by PSG CT Under the support of Department of Science and Technology,Government of India 2017