Electronics and Communication Engineering deals with electronic devices and software interfaces. It has a wide range of applications that helps to make our life comfortable and more convenient. It helps to increase productivity in various industries such as oil, energy, agriculture, telecommunication media including television, radio and computers. The course is also applied to many other important sectors such as steel, petroleum and chemical industries; healthcare industry; and transportation industry.

The engineers are trained to direct, control and test production processes; and also to ensure safety, installation and proper functioning of the various mechanisms. Electronics and Communication Engineering will integrate knowledge based upon digital electronics and logic design, fundamentals of communication engineering, electronic circuits, signals and systems, power electronics, applied electromagnetic theory, integrated circuits, VLSI, control systems and computer architecture.

List of Courses :-

 

  • Diploma in Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics & Communication Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics Engineering
  • Bachelor of Technology in Electronics & Communication Engineering
  • Bachelor of Technology in Electronics Engineering
  • Master of Engineering in Electronics & Communication Engineering
  • Master of Engineering in Electronics Engineering
  • Master of Technology in Electronics & Communication Engineering
  • Master of Technology in Electronics Engineering
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Electronics and Communications Engineering

Basic Eligibility

UG:

 

For admission in a bachelor’s degree, the candidate must have passed the higher secondary school certificate (10+2) examination with science subject such as biology, maths and chemistry. For IITs, It is mandatory to qualify in the Joint Entrance Examinations (J.E.E).  The duration for the course is 4 years.


PG:

 

The eligibility criteria for pursuing a master’s degree are holding a bachelor's degree in (B.E/B.Tech) or any other equivalent branches of engineering. The duration for the course is 2 years.


Others:

 

Eligibility for Diploma Courses: -

To pursue diploma course in electrical engineering, candidates should be 10+2 pass in science stream from recognized board examination.


Specializations

Some of its specialized fields are: -

 

  • Signal Processing
  • Digital System Design
  • Optical Communications
  • Wireless Communications
  • Radio-Television Systems

Job Prospects

Electronics and Communication Engineering opens up great career prospects for the students. The students after completion of the degree can easily avail job opportunities in manufacturing industries and service organizations such as broadcasting, consulting, data communication, entertainment, research and development; and system support. The candidates can also work in modern multimedia service firms that are involved in real-time transfer of information through video conferencing and internet broadcasting.

The opportunities are galore for electronics and communication engineers as they are employed in variety of sectors such as Indian Telephone Industries, Civil Aviation, Development Centers in various States, Defense, NPL, A.I.R, Posts and Telegraph Department, Railways, Bharat Electronics Limited, D.R.D.O, Telecommunication, Software Engineering/IT, Power sector, Hardware Manufacturing, Home Appliance and VLSI design, Television Industry and Research & Development.

Some job titles:-

 

  • Service Engineer
  • Software Analyst
  • Technical Director
  • Field Test Engineer
  • Senior Sales Manager
  • Network Planning Engineer
  • Customer Support Engineer
  • Electronics and Communications Consultant
  • Research & Development Software Engineer


Remuneration:-

The remuneration offered to a candidate after electronics and communication engineering varies from sector to sector such as government organizations such as VHEL, BSNL, ONGC and PSU that employs candidates as a junior telecom officer/technical engineer/survey and maintenance engineer offer salary between Rs. 10000 – Rs. 32000 every month.

 

In the private sector, the package offered for electronics and communication engineers is Rs. 3, 50,000 – Rs. 4, 00,000 lakhs per annum. The high caliber graduates with specialization in mobile computing and VLSI Design are offered higher packages more than 4, 00,000 lakhs per annum. So, electronics and communication engineering is a very lucrative career.

Engineering Colleges for Electronics and Communication Engineering in India

A P C Roy Polytechnic, Kolkata

Kolkata, West Bengal, India

Acharya Prafulla Chandra (APC) Ray Polytechnic, Kolkata established in 1950 was formally known as Kolkata Silpa Mandir. The name of the college is given after the name of the famous scientist Acharya Prafulla Chandra Ray. The college is associated with National...

View Courses

A.C. Patil College of Engineering

Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

A.C. Patil College of Engineering (ACPCE), Navi-Mumbai aspires to provide its students and faculty a technologically up-to-date & state of the art and intellectually inspiring environment of scholarship, research, creativity, innovative and professional...

View All 2 Courses

A.D. Patel Institute of Technology

Anand, Gujarat, India

A.D. Patel Institute of Technology (ADIT), Anand a self-financed degree engineering college established by Charutar Vidya Mandal at Vallabh Vidyanagar. The college is affiliated to Gujarat Technical University and it’s an ISO certified institute. They...

View Courses

A.G. Awate College of Engineering

Pune, Maharashtra, India

A.G. Awate College of Engineering, Hadasar was established by Pune District Education Association in 1998 with a vision to spread engineering knowledge in the rural area. The Institution affiliated by Pune University. Today the Institute is recognised as one of...

View All 2 Courses

A.G. Patil Institute of Technology

Solapur, Maharashtra, India

A.G. Patil Institute of Technology (AGPIT), Solapur is a newly born institute under Shanti Education society is started revolutionary ideas and ample innovativeness to provide a word class education in the field of Engineering and Technology at Solapur region. The...

View Courses

A.K.R.G.College of Engineering and Technology

West Godavari, Andhra Pradesh, India

A.K.R.G. College of Engineering & Technology, West Godavri was established in 1988 with the solw aim of providing quality education. AKRG Educational Society gained the status of reputed insituteion by offering all important courses. The Society has been...

View Courses

A.M.R. Institute of Technology

Adilabad, Telangana, India

A.M.R. Institute of Technology, Adilabad is working under the aegis of Maheshwara Group of Institutions, a registered society under Societies Registration Act. The institution is affiliated to Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad and has got the...

View Courses

A.R. College of Engineering and Technology, Tirunelveli

Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu, India

A.R. College of Engineering and Technology (ARCET), Tirunelveli was established in 2009, by AR Educational & Charitable Trust at Kadayam. The college is a private self-financing Engineering college approved by AICTE of New Delhi and is affiliated to Anna...

View All 2 Courses

A.R. Engineering College

Villupuram, Tamil Nadu, India

AR Engineering college, Villupuram was established in 2008. The college is affiliated with Anna University of Technology, Chennai. The college has grown considerably under the dynamic leadership of its Vice Chairman Sri.M.Kuberan and Principal Dr.V.Arumugham,...

View All 2 Courses

A.R.J. College of Engineering & Technology

Mannargudi, Tamil Nadu, India

A.R.J College of Engineering and Technology, Mannargudi was established in 2002 by the Annai Ammani Ammal Educational and Charitable Trust. It is approved by AICTE, New Delhi and affiliated to Anna University, Chennai. The trust aims to augment the awareness of...

View Courses

 

Request for Information

Close

Are you Interested in ?
Please provide the following details

Related Question and Answer

Ask A Question

more...

Available Courses

UG
B.Tech. - Applied Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering
B.Sc. - Electronics
M.E. - Electronics
B.Sc. - Electronics & Communication Systems
B.E. - Electronics and Communications Engineering
B.Tech. - Electronics and Communications Engineering
B.E. - Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering
B.Tech. - Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering
B.Tech. - Electronics and Media Technology
B.E. - Electronics and Power Engineering
B.E. - Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering
B.Tech. - Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering
B.E. - Electronics Control System Engineering
B.E. - Electronics Engineering
B.Tech. - Electronics Engineering
B.Sc. - Electronics Major
B.E. - Electronics Product Design Technology
B.E. - Electronics, Instrumentation and Control Engineering
B.E. - Power Electronics

PG
M.E. - Applied Electronics
M.Sc. - Applied Electronics
M.Tech. - Applied Electronics and Instrumentation
M.E. - Communication Engineering
M.Tech. - Communication Engineering
M.E. - Communication System
M.Tech. - Communication Systems
M.E. - Communication Systems Engineering
M.Sc. - Communications Engineering
PG Certificate - Communications Engineering
PGD - Communications Engineering
M.E. - Digital Communication
M.Tech. - Digital Communication
M.Tech. - Digital Electronics and Communications
M.Sc. - Electronic Engineering
PGD - Electronic Engineering
M.Tech. - Electronic Instrumentation & Communication Systems
M.Phil. - Electronics
M.Sc. - Electronics
M.Sc. - Electronics & Communication Systems
M.E. - Electronics and Communications Engineering
M.Tech. - Electronics and Communications Engineering
Ph.D. - Electronics and Communications Engineering
M.E. - Electronics and Control
M.E. - Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering
M.Tech. - Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering
M.E. - Electronics Engineering
M.Tech. - Electronics Engineering
B.Tech. - Electronics Product Design Technology
M.E. - Power Electronics
M.Tech. - Power Electronics
M.E. - Power Electronics and Drives
M.Tech. - Power Electronics and Drives

Others
Diploma - Electronic Engineering
Diploma - Electronics and Communications Engineering
Diploma - Electronics Telecommunication

For frequent education updates,
Register now!

Other Course Categories

Ask a Question