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Electronics & Communication Science

About the Department


In tune with the latest development and keeping pace with rapidly evolving technology, specialized laboratories have been established with the view to strengthen research and development. The department has laboratories with state-of-the-art instruments for experimentation in different subjects, to equip students in learning various concepts through practical experience. Graduates from our department find openings in the tele-communication and computer industry. Majority of our students get placed in their final year of the course. Students with a vision to pursue higher studies are allowed to do PG Courses in the same area. Quite a few students have gone to overseas for higher studies and pursue research.

Mission of the Department

Our mission is to impart quality education in connection with the College motto, “To make every person a success and nobody a failure”.

We strive to mould our students as good citizens with skill and character leading to societal transformation and nation-building.

To train our students a sharply focused, in order to offer their selfless service for the progress of the country and its people.

Courses Offered


Electronics has become the most tangible part of human life. It is the principle of Electronics that energizes and drives almost every flourishing technology. It is the core of the current competent scenario which inspires many students to take up challenging endeavours in this stream.

With this as a chief goal, the department incessantly promotes the students to gain caliber in designing and applications./p>

Scope of the Course

Graduates in Electronics & Communication Science have opportunities in Government and Private companies for Installation, Operation and Maintenance of electronics equipments and Systems. Defense, Space and other research organizations employ Electronics Engineers in Design and Development of complex devices and systems for signal processing and Tele-communication. Students also find placements in Industries involved in design and fabrication of devices, integrated circuits, embedded systems, electronic equipments, etc.,


B.Sc. Electronics and Communication Science

I Year II Year III Year
Semester - I Semester - III Semester - V
Language-I Electricity & Magnetism Microprocessor (Intel 8085)
English –I Numerical Methods Antenna & Television Engineering
Basic Circuit Theory Amplifiers & Oscillators Electrical & Electronics Instrumentation
Mathematics – I Basic Physics – I Medical Electronics
Main practical - I Main Practical – III Main Practical – V
NME: Success Strategies for Students / Basic Tamil – I Basic physics practical Value Education
Soft Skill – I Soft Skill – III
Environmental studies
Semester - II Semester - IV Semester - VI
Language-II Principal of Communication Micro Controller
English –II Programming in “C” & OOPS Concept Advanced Electronics
Basic Electronics Digital Electronics Computer Networks
Mathematics – II Basic Physics – II Industrial Electronics
Main Practical II
NME: Trends In Personal Computers / Basic Tamil – II
Main Practical – IV Main Practical – VI Project
Basic Physics Practical
Soft Skill – II Computing Skills (Practical) Extension Activities
Environmental Studies

Add-On Courses

Embedded Systems and its Applications

This course is focused on giving the students real world coding experience and hands on project work with Atmel based Microcontrollers. It helps students to implement software and develop embedded software applications.The course concludes with a project where students can create their own build system and firmware for a unique application. Using an 8051 Development Kit, a variety of peripherals can be configured by writing numerous programs, and any work can be executed on own embedded platform.

This course aids students to get placed in Embedded based companies.

Duration : 30 Hours

University of Madras Rank Holders

Rank Holder
Rank 10 Sanjutha .R

2009 - 2012
Rank Holder
Rank 9 Supriya. S

2009 - 2012
Rank Holder
Rank 1 Senthura. S

2008 - 2011


Sri Gowtham(2013)
Territory Sales Supervision. MRF Limited
R. Sanjutha(2012)
Officer Scope International Private Ltd.
Jimmy Gonmei(2011)
System Engineer. TCS,Chennai.
Single window operator. Bank of India

Frequently Asked Questions

We offer B.Sc. ECS (Electronics and Communication Science) UG course

Duration of the course is Three Years.

The course B.Sc. ECS is affiliated to the University of Madras.

Student should pass +2/HSC examination conducted by the Tamil Nadu State Government with subjects Mathematics and Physics.

Student should pass CBSE examination with subjects Mathematics and Physics.

Students who completed +2 Exam conducted by other State Government should get the Eligibility Certificate from the University of Madras to join this course.

Students will have an exciting career in industries like Consumer Electronics Manufacturing & Servicing Industries, Telecommunication & IT industries, Health care equipment manufacturing and services.

Students can pursue M.Sc. ECS, M.Sc. IT, M.B.A. M.C.A, and M.S.W. in any University or College

We have well equipped and spacious Electronics lab & Physics Lab with ample equipments.

Yes, Each year Add-On course is conducted on recent trends in Electronics like Embedded Systems, VLSI etc., apart from the curriculum to make students industry ready. The fee is nominal when compared to the same training offered in other private Concerns.

Yes, Leading companies & industries across India come for campus placement. In addition we also refer off-campus placements held at other Institutions.

 Electronics and Communication Engineers are acquired by top recruiters (both private and government) like DRDO, Accenture, Wipro, HCL Technologies, Infosys, TCS, BSNL, Indian Air force, Indian Navy, Railways, Bharat Electronics Ltd and Flextronics.

Many of our alumni are placed in Government & Private sectors. Our students also

are  placed  abroad with good salary packages.


Yes. The department produces University Ranks and the Rank holders are recognized with cash award from Dr .K.C.G. Verghese Memorial Fund.