“To become globally competent in the field of Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering through education, research & personality development”
M1: Provide quality education by enriching students with technical knowledge and skills through holistic learning environment and state-of-the-art facility.
M2: Encourage students to pursue higher studies and engage them in research and development.
M3: Instill professionalism and ethics among students who can strive to fulfill the needs of industry & society.
PEO1: To strengthen the concepts and fundamentals of Instrumentation Engineering.
PEO2: To prepare graduates for the design and development of innovative instrumentation systems through value added courses and workshops.
PEO3: To prepare graduates for successful career in Instrumentation industries and R&D organization to solve engineering problems.
PEO4: To prepare graduates who will exhibit teamwork & leadership with effective communication skills in inter-disciplinary projects.
Engineering Graduates will be able to:
PO1: Engineering knowledge: Apply the knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering fundamentals, and an engineering specialization to the solution of complex engineering problems.
PO2: Problem analysis: Identify, formulate, review research literature, and analyze complex engineering problems reaching substantiated conclusions using first principles of mathematics, natural sciences, and engineering sciences.
PO3: Design/development of solutions: Design solutions for complex engineering problems and design system components or processes that meet the specified needs with appropriate consideration for the public health and safety, and the cultural, societal, and environmental considerations.
PO4: Conduct investigations of complex problems: Use research-based knowledge and research methods including design of experiments, analysis and interpretation of data, and synthesis of the information to provide valid conclusions.
PO5: Modern tool usage: Create, select, and apply appropriate techniques, resources, and modern engineering and IT tools including prediction and modeling to complex engineering activities with an understanding of the limitations.
PO6: The engineer and society: Apply reasoning informed by the contextual knowledge to assess societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to the professional engineering practice.
PO7: Environment and sustainability: Understand the impact of the professional engineering solutions in societal and environmental contexts, and demonstrate the knowledge of, and need for sustainable development.
PO8: Ethics: Apply ethical principles and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of the engineering practice.
PO9: Individual and team work: Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse teams, and in multidisciplinary settings.
PO10: Communication: Communicate effectively on complex engineering activities with the engineering community and with society at large, such as, being able to comprehend and write effective reports and design documentation, make effective presentations, and give and receive clear instructions.
PO11: Project management and finance: Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the engineering and management principles and apply these to one’s own work, as a member and leader in a team, to manage projects and in multidisciplinary environments.
PO12: Life-long learning: Recognize the need for, and have the preparation and ability to engage in independent and life-long learning in the broadest context of technological change.
PSO1: Able to analyze and interpret experiments to apply creativity in the design and implementation of instrumentation and automation systems.
PSO2: Able to utilize appropriate knowledge, skills and modern tools for designing advanced instruments in multidisciplinary environment to cater to industrial and societal needs.
The Department is Headed by Dr D. Mahesh Kumar
The Department of Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering was established in the year 1997 for facilitating training in Instrumentation Engineering under Bangalore University. Presently, it is offering under graduate course in E & IE to cater curriculum as prescribed by Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belagavi, Karnataka, India. The Department is currently headed by Dr. D. Mahesh Kumar.
Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering is a multi-disciplinary undergraduate programme which deals with Science and Technology. The department is recognized as VTU research centre from 2011. Presently 11 research scholars have registered for Ph.D in the centre.
In today’s world of technological advancements, Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering plays a vital role in aircraft instrumentation and control, digital signal processing, biomedical instrumentation and processing, distributed control systems, process controls and automation, robotics, embedded systems, MEMS technology etc.
From the Desk of HOD
The department when started in 1997, was affiliated to Bangalore University with an intake of 60 students. Since 1998, it is affiliated to VTU, Belagavi. Being one of the key departments, it has a student population of 240 who learn to develop methods of measuring, processing and controlling of signals in various process industries. The students also learn the latest technologies like VLSI design and communication systems along with programming skills to stay in par with Electronics and IT industries. Knowing the ever growing importance and fast changing technical requirements, we have set up laboratories with state of the art facilities to give an in-depth exposure to the students on practical aspects. They are also trained in calibration and use of automated equipments. The department provides exclusive library facilities for the students.
The Department has well qualified faculty who are expert enough in different specializations and are supported by qualified technical staff. We have a student faculty ratio of 17.33:1.
The department has a professional students’ association “INSTRA” – Instrumentation Association under which a techno-cultural fest “Anantham” and a State Level Project Exhibition & Technical Paper Presentation “Sanrachana” are organized every year. The Dept. also has a Socio-Welfare Unit “ABHYUDAYA”” under the banner INSTRA, which is started for a social cause.
The Department is accredited by the NATIONAL BOARD OF ACCREDITATION (NBA) for three Academic Years from 2018-19 to 2020-21 (Till 30th of June 2021)
The department was accredited by the NATIONAL BOARD OF ACCREDITATION (NBA) for three years in the year 2007 (NBA/ACCR-810/2006).
The students of the department have an opportunity to get placed either in core companies or non-core companies. Core companies like Yokogawa and National Instruments are the suitable companies for the core company aspirants. Students can also find their avenues in non-core companies like Wipro, cognizant, Tech Mahindra, Cap Gemini, Mind Tree, IBM, Accenture, NTT Data, Amazon, HP, HP Tech Support, PC Technologies, Sonata Software out of which many of the companies visit the campus for campus recruitments. More than 80% of the eligible students have been placed through campus recruitments in companies like Wipro, Cognizant, Tech Mahindra, Accenture, NTT Data, Cap Gemini and Yokogawa.
The department recommends students to take up internships in various public sectors during semester vacations and also recommends for higher education in reputed Universities.
The department has an exclusive Student Mentoring System. The objective of this system is to assist students in developing a plan to achieve success through the trustworthy relationship between the mentor and the students. In this system, each faculty member (mentor) is allotted a group of students, who will be supported and counseled by the same mentor throughout their course of study. A mentor card is maintained for each student wherein the personal information, parents’ information, Internal assessment marks, Semester end examination marks, Attendance status etc. are documented.
|Dr. D. Mahesh Kumar||B.E.,M.Tech.,Ph.D||Assoc. Professor and Head|
|Dr. D. Jayadevappa||B.E.,M.Tech.,Ph.D||Professor|
|Mr. Nagesha||B.E.,M.Tech.(Ph.D)||Assistant Professor|
|Mr. B. R. Renukumar||B.E.,M.Tech.||Assistant Professor|
|Mrs. K S Bhanumathi||B.E.,M.Tech. (Ph.D)||Assistant Professor|
|Mr. P Praveen||B.E.,M.Tech. (Ph.D)||Assistant Professor|
|Mrs. Harshitha S||B.E.,M.Tech. (Ph.D)||Assistant Professor|
|Mrs. Sowmya M S||B.E.,M.Tech.(Ph.D)||Assistant Professor|
|Mrs. Neela A G||B.E.,M.Tech.(Ph.D)||Assistant Professor|
|Mrs. Anu H||B.E.,M.Tech.||Assistant Professor|
|Mrs. N Nagarathna||B.E.,M.Tech.||Assistant Professor|
|1.||Mr. H S Basavanna||ITI||Instructor|
|3.||Mrs. Deepa A Biradar||DECE||Instructor|
|4.||Mr. Chandan N||DECE||Instructor|
|5||Ms. Kavya N||DIST||Instructor|
|6.||Mr. Vijaya Kumara H S||BE||Instructor|
|7.||Mr. Lokesh B||ITI||Lab Helper|
|8.||Mr. Vinoda Kumara||ITI||Lab Helper|
|9.||Mr. Manjunatha M||B.A., ITI||Lab Helper|
|10.||Mr. Mahesha||ITI||Lab Helper|
|11.||Mr. Chandramouli H R||B.A.||Attender|
|Sl.No.||Name||Rank with Medals||Year|
|1.||Ms. Shreyaa G Prasad||3rd Rank||2015-16|
|2.||Ms. Pragathi V B||10th Rank||2015-16|
|3.||Ms. Aarti Jha||1st rank with four gold medals||2014-15|
|4.||Ms. Arpitha||6th rank||2013-14|
|5.||Ms. Nagashree||8th rank||2013-14|
|6.||Mr. Ashrit Triambak||1st rank with three gold medals||2012-13|
|7.||Ms. Aishwarya Money||9th rank||2007-08|
|8.||Ms. Ashwini Rajgopal||3rd rank||2003-04|
Rishab Kumar, first year student of the department has-
Mala Mary Martina was an outstanding student of the batch 2005-2009. Following are some of her achievements:
ISTE – Indian Society for Technical Education
Almost all faculties in the department are life members of ISTE.
MoUs signed by Department
|Sl. No.||MOU Year of Initiation||Name of the Industry||Validity|
|1||2016||ITIE, Knowledge Solutions, Bengaluru||5 years|
|2||2016||Prolific Systems & Technologies Pvt. Ltd.||5 years|
About industry visits organized
Every year industrial visits will be organized from the department for fifth semester and above students in view of offering an industrial exposure, which involves the major processing units in the industry which is a part of the curriculum. Information about a few such visits have been shared.
The 8th semester students were taken to Prolific Systems & Technologies Pvt. Ltd., Bengaluru on 23rd February, 2018 to gain practical learning experience in the industry. Students were given practical insights about various Programmable Logic Controllers, SCADA, Distributed Control Systems, PIC Microcontroller and PIC & PLACE Robot.
The 5th semester students were taken to West Coast Paper Mills Ltd., Dandeli, Karnataka on 7th September, 2017, to gain practical knowledge of sensors, actuators and process control equipments for manufacturing good quality of papers.
The 6th semester students were taken to KINFRA Small Industries Park, Kalpetta, Kerala on 25th February, 2017, to gain practical knowledge on the different processing units and applications of process control systems.
The third year and final year students were taken to ISRO Satellite Centre, Vimanapura, Bengaluru on 29th September 2016, in order to enhance the knowledge of students beyond the syllabus in the area of Satellites and Space Researches.
The final year students were taken to Heidelberg Cement India Ltd., Ammasandra, Tumkur on 9th Nov 2015, in order to enhance the practical knowledge in the area of process instrumentation and control.
An Industrial visit for the 5th semester students of Instrumentation Technology was organized on 3rd October 2013 to Kannan Devan Hills Plantation Company Pvt. Ltd. This visit enhanced the students’ knowledge about the various levels of processing tea leaves starting from leaves segregation to tea powder packaging.
The Parents’-Teachers’ meeting was organized on 03rd of March 2018, at 11:30AM in the Department. The meeting was attended by parents of 2nd, 4th and 6th semester students. Around 30 members were present in the meeting. The agenda of the meeting was to discuss students’ attendance status, students’ academic performance and activities and achievements of the Department. The meeting was interactive as there was an opportunity for the exchange of ideas between the parents and the faculty.
The International conference ICSIPCA- 2017 was jointly organized by the Departments of Electronics and Communication Engineering and Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering on 6th and 7th July 2017. The first International Conference on Signal, Image Processing, Communication and Automation – (ICSIPCA- 2017) was a technical event sponsored by IEEE- Bengaluru section and supported by ISTE-Indian Society for Technical Education and IDES- Institute of Doctors, Engineers and Scientists.
The aim of this conference was to provide an interdisciplinary forum for Researchers, Engineers and Students to discuss and promote research and technology transfer of Information on Signal, Image Processing, Communication and Automation. This conference was focused on promoting, developing and organizing associations and networks of Academicians, Engineers and Professionals and also to make faculty indulge in high end research in the relevant fields. Keynote address, Plenary Sessions and paper presentations from authors were a part of ICSPICA-2017.
The Socio-Welfare Unit of the Dept. “ABHYUDAYA” organized “GO GREEN CAMPAIGN” on 5th of June, 2017 on the occasion of WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY. The objective was to plant saplings in JSSATE so that the campus is eco-friendly. Principal Dr. Mrityunjaya V Latte inaugurated this Green Drive by planting a sapling. Around 85 saplings of Honge and Neem were planted in the campus.
The Parent’s- Teachers’ meeting was organized on 03rd of June, 2017 in the department. The meeting was attended by parents as well as students of 3rd, 5th and 7th semester. Objectives of the meeting were to discuss about students’ academic performance, activities and achievements of the Department and NBA process being followed in the Department. The meeting was interactive and feedback was collected from the parents.
An open Day project Exhibition was held in the department on 26th of May, 2017. All the final year students participated by exhibiting their respective batches’ projects and prototypes. The judges were Dr. S Niranjan Assoc. Professor, Manipal University and Mrs. Sharadha Dhambal, Alumni of the Dept. Cash prizes were given to the winners.
The Socio-Welfare unit of the Department “ABHYUDAYA”, was inaugurated on 5th April, 2017 by the Principal Dr. Mrityunjaya V. Latte.
The Dept. of E&IE. conducted ANANTHAM’17, which was a two days’ technical fest that is held every year. It was held on 5th & 6th of April 2017. The Inauguration was held at 9:00 AM. The Chief Guest for the programme was Dr. Subramani Ramakrishnan, Location Head, IBM, Chennai and Mrs. Vaijayanthi S., Campus Programme Lead, IBM, Chennai. The programme was presided by the Principal Dr. Mrityunjaya V. Latte. The inauguration was followed by the Technical events like Paper Presentation, Technical Quiz, Circuit Debugging, Colour Coding, Speak-A-Tech, C-Programming, Tech-Hunt, Tech Jam etc. The events were judged by other department faculty experts in the related field. Prize money along with the certificates was given to all the winners of the events. There were more than fifty participants from various colleges.
The Department Advisory Board Meeting was organized in the department on 22nd October 2016 from 9:30AM to 11:00AM. Dr. D. Mahesh Kumar, HOD & Convener, Dr. S.C Prasanna Kumar, Professor Dept. of E&IE, RVCE, Bengaluru, Dr. D.Jayadevappa, Professor, Dept. of E&IE, JSSATEB, Mr. Krishnamurthy Kulkarni, Industry Representative, Mr. Raja Chendur, Parent, Ms. Roshni Maheshwari, Student, Dept. of E&IE, and other faculties of the Department were present in the meeting. Students’ academic status, Syllabus, NBA activities, projects, Industrial Interactions were a few major concerns of the meeting.
On the occasion of Birth Centenary Celebrations of His Holiness Jagadguru Sri Dr. Shivarathri Rajendra Mahaswamiji, the 13th State Level ISTE Students’ Annual Convention “E-Pravarthana-2K16” was organized by the Department on 25th August 2016. The convention was inaugurated by Prof. Pratap Sinha K Desai, President, ISTE, New Delhi. The Chief Guest of the function was Mr. Kurien K Eapen, Competency Head, Wipro Pvt. Ltd.
The convention was attended by more than 600 hundred students from various Engineering and Diploma colleges across the state & participated in many events and won the prizes. The program was concluded by prize distribution to winners of various events followed by cultural program.
Dept.of E&IE, conducted ANANTHAM’16 under INSTRA (Department Students’ Association), which is a two days technical fest that is held every year. It was held on 16th & 17th of March 2016. The Chief Guest for the inauguration programme was Mr. Naveenchandra, Sr. Manager, LRU-MRO, Helicopter Division, HAL, Bengaluru. The other dignitaries present were Dr.B.T.Nijaguna, Professor Emeritus, Dr. Mrithyunjaya V Latte, Principal and Dr.D.Mahesh Kumar, HOD, Dept. of E&IE. The inauguration was followed by technical events like Paper presentation, Tech-Quiz, Tech-charades, Circuit debugging, Group discussion, Colour coding, 2048, Speak-A-Tech, C-Programming, Logo Mania, Tech Hunt, Techxting, Pixellatte & Tech-rangoli. All the students and staff of the department were present in the event.
The Parent’s- Teachers’ meeting was organized on 22nd of October 2016 in the department. The meeting was attended by parents as well as students of 3rd, 5th and 7th semester. Objectives of the meeting were to discuss about students’ attendance status, academic performance, activities and achievements of the Department and NBA process being followed in the Department. The meeting was interactive and feedback was collected from the parents.
Academic Year : 2016-17
|SL. NO.||Date of Placement||Company||No. of Students Placed|
|1||1st & 2nd Sep 2016||M/s Accenture||14|
|2||17th Sep 2016||M/s Wipro||1|
|3||19th & 20th Sep 2016||M/s Cognizant (CTS)||7|
|5||22nd Oct 2016||Tech Mahindra||5|
Academic Year : 2015-16
|SL. NO.||Date of Placement||Company||No. of Students Placed|
Academic Year : 2014-15
|SL. NO.||Date of Placement||Company||No. of Students Placed|
Academic Year : 2013-14
|SL. NO.||Date of Placement||Company||No. of Students Placed|
|3||19/9/2013||M/s Cap Gemini||1|
|M/s Merchant Navy||1|
|M/s Tech Mahindra||2|
|M/s NTT DATA||1|
|Industrial applications of processors||Mr. Arun Kumar V and Mr. Manor D, Application Engineer, Venjay Institute of Automation, B’lore||10th Nov 2017|
|Power systems using Power Electronic Devices||Dr.H.V. Manjunath, Professor, Dept. of ECE, DSCE, B’lore||07th Nov 2017|
|Emerging Trends in Process Automation||Mr. Vinay Raj, Training Manager, YOKOGAWA India Ltd., B’lore||14th Oct 2017|
|Responsibilities of young Entrepreneur towards Nation building||Mrs. Bella Thomas, HR professional trainer, Freelance Soft skill center, B,lore||13th Oct 2017|
|Emerging Trends in Process Automation||Mr. Vinay Raj, Training Manager, YOKOGAWA India Ltd., B’lore||07th Oct 2017|
|Higher Studies and Research||Mr. Saravanakumaran
|20th Sept 2017|
|DSP and its real time applications||Mr. Rohit Prajapati, Application engineer,
Edgate technologies Pvt Ltd. B’lore
|06th Sept 2017|
|Introduction to TI’s ASLK Pro Kits||Mr. M MD Asif Hussain and Mr. Naveen Kumar D B, Application Engineer
A partner of Texas Instruments India University Program B’lore
|23rd Aug 2017|
|MOEMS Technology||Dr. P Srinivasan, Professor, IISC, Bengaluru||15th May 2017|
|Role of Instrumentation in Process industries||Dr. P T Raghuram, Professor, IISC, Bengaluru||12th May 2017|
|Industry 4.0 – Smart Factory||Mr. Harish Ravi, Business Development Manager, Technologics Ltd., Bengaluru||11th May 2017|
|Embedded Controllers and its Recent Advancements||Mr. Rajath Kumar K S, CEO & MD, Intell Eyes Technology, Bengaluru||3rd May 2017|
|Real Time Image Processing on FPGA||Ms. Azarathamma, Asst. Prof., R&D, M.S. Engineering College, Bengaluru||10th March 2017|
|Lab View Awareness Program||Mr. Manimaran, Senior Application Manager, VI Solutions, Bengaluru||4th October 2016|
|Sensors, Measurements and Process Control System||Mr. Harish Ravi, Business Development Manager, Technologics Ltd., Bengaluru||22nd September 2016|
|Biomedical Instrumentation and Advanced Industrial Automation||Mr. Harish Ravi, Business Development Manager, Technologics Ltd., Bengaluru||19th September 2016|
|Industrial Automation and Process Management with an Overview of Embedded Systems||Mr. H S Shivashankar, Branch Manager, Prolific Systems & Technologies Pvt. Ltd||3rd May, 2016|
|8051-Microcontroller and its Applications||Mr. Rajath Kumar K S, CEO & MD, Intell-Eyes Technologies ®||28th April 2016|
|Basics of Instrumentation & Control System||Mr. Srivathsan & Mr. Kiran, Yokogawa India Ltd Bengaluru||22nd, March 2015|
|Careers Guidance on the International Education Scene & Advantages of Research||Mr. Sandeep S Katti, Sr. Business Development, CL Educate Limited||17th Feb 2016|
|Introduction to PC Based Automation||Mr. Krishnamurthy Kulkarni, Beckhoff Automation, B’lore||7th Nov 2015|
|Sensors & Applications||Mr. Chethan Sidnal, Senior Engineer, Beckhoff Automation, B’lore||2nd Nov 2015|
|Biomedical Signal Processing- Contextual Learning||Mr.Sanjeev Kubakaddi, MD, ITIE Knowledge Solutions, B’lore||15th Oct 2015|
|Advancements in Industrial Automation||Mr. Srinath, AUTMAC Solutions, B’lore||11th Aug 2014|
|Microcontroller applications||Mr. Parthiban B U, EPR Labs Ind. Ltd||25th Mar 2013|
|Industrial Automation||Mr. Prateesh, Asst. Manager, Prolific Systems & Technologies Ltd., B’lore||16th Apr 2013|
|Advancements in Process Instrumentation & Automation||Dr.Nayan G & Mr.Mohd.Wasif, YOKOGAWA, B’lore||23rd Feb 2013|
|Microcontroller applications||APSIS Ltd. B’lore||16th Feb 2013|
|Industrial Automation Systems||Team from SIEMENS and International Editors Elektor, India||22nd Aug 2012|
|SPOORTHI – IQ, EQ, SQ||Dr. Jagadish Trainer & Content Developer, ISKON, Bangalore||31st Aug 2010|
|Vedic Mathematics And Its Prospectus||Dr. Ramesh Kolluru, HOD Department of Vedic Mathematics, Ved Vignan Maha Vidya Peeth (VVMVP)-The Art of Living Foundation Bangalore||25th Aug 2010|
|Embedded System Design Using Texas Instruments SOC||Mr. Gurjeet Singh Director, Gill Instruments Pvt. Ltd.||12th Oct 2009|
|“The Myths Behind the Miracles & Superstitions –Exposed Under Scientific Explanation”||Dr. Narendra Nayak President Federation of Indian Rationalist Associations (In support of Karnataka Rajya Vigyana Parishath)||30th Aug 2009|
|Focus- Personality Enrichment Workshop||Mr. Aravind Lachan Das, IIT Chennai & MS-University of Missonji, USA||03rd Mar 2009|
|Importance & Opportunities for Engineers in Conversion of Energy||Mr. Nalin,Director,ELPRO Energy Dimension Pvt. Ltd.||18th Oct 2008|
|Introduction to FPGA & Usage of FPGA Spartan -3 Kit With Interface Modules||Asith Das & Adil Ansari Tech. Sales Engg. Silicon Gateway Pvt. Ltd. B’lore.||30th Apr 2008|
|Automation & Embedded Technology||Amith T.S Prolific Systems & Tech. Pvt. Ltd.||29th Feb 2008|
|Brain Asymmetry & Simplification||Prof. M. Mukunda Rao Prof. VIT & Former Prof. IIT, Madras||23rd Aug 2007|
Department of of E&IE organized its Alumni meet – “SANGAMA -2K16” on 5th March, 2016. It was an opportunity to the alumni to share their thoughts. The programme commenced with an invocation followed by lighting of the lamp by the Principal Dr. Mrityunjaya V Latte, HOD Dr. D Mahesh Kumar, Dr. D Jayadevappa, professor and Mrs. Charupriya, an alumni of 2009. The Head of the department Dr. D Mahesh Kumar addressed the gathering then, the Principal, Dr. Mrityunjaya V Latte shared his thoughts. Prof. Dr. D Jayadevappa presented the Vision, Mission, Program Educational Objectives and Program Specific Outcomes of the department to the alumni. Most of the alumni spoke about their current career and past experiences in the college. The feedback regarding the same was taken from the alumni after the presentation.