“Sa Vidya Ya Vimuktaye” Education is that which liberates.
The Department of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering (E & TC) was established in the year 2001 with an intake of 60 students in undergraduate engineering course which eventually has increased. The Department runs in two shifts. Present intake for the UG programme is 240 students with an additional intake of 60 students for second shift. The Department also runs a postgraduate course: M.E. (E & TC) having specialization in VLSI with an intake of 18 students and Embedded System with an intake of 24 students and M.E. (E & TC) is having specialization in Signal Processing, with an intake of 18 students.
The Department in SKNCOE strives hard to provide a very good learning experience to its students. The strength of the Department continues excellence in teaching as well as progressing in Research and Development activities. The Department has developed the state-of-art infrastructure, well equipped laboratories, Departmental library, classrooms with modern teaching aids. These facilities create conducive environment for teaching-learning process and act as catalyst for quality technical education.
The faculty of the Department is well qualified, and motivated with a strong commitment to teaching and research. They continuously upgrade themselves to keep pace with rapidly changing technology. The faculty is actively participating in various conferences, workshops, seminars, training programs at National and International level. Faculty is also involved in research and presenting papers at various National and International Conferences, which are further published in Reputed Journals. BCUD Pune has funded the research proposals filed by the departmental faculty.
The tradition of Excellence in Results in the University of Pune Examinations is continued. Sincere and dedicated efforts of our students and faculties have transformed excellent results with University toppers. Apart from academic excellence, the Department also encourages students to take part in various co-curricular activities such as technical seminars, paper presentations, project competitions, Robocon at prestigious venues such as IIT, NIT, IETE etc as well as in prestigious cultural events like Sinhgad Karandak, Purshottam Karandak, Firodia Karandak, Suman Karandak and many sports events. The Department provides a platform for students to develop organizational skills and to upgrade their technical competence.
The Department has also active IET student chapter, ISF (IETE Students Forum), ELESA (Electronics Students Association) and VSI student chapter which helps in organizing various guest lectures, seminars, workshops and conferences for the students and the faculty members in and around the Maharashtra. To improve employability skills of students under Student Training Program (STP) various trainings and activities such as soft skills, communication skills, technical fundamentals, research methodology, aptitude training, interview preparation and value addition program are conducted. Also to enhance programming skills of students IIT spoken tutorials are conducted.
The Department has also signed MOU with the Trident Techlabs University Programme Partner of Texas Instrument, Pune, Foundation for Innovation and Collaborative Education, Banglore, Entuple Technologies Private Limited, Pune, Sofcon India Pvt. Ltd., Pune, Geekslab Technologies Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi, etc which helps students and the faculty members to carry out the research and development activities in the Department.
Workshops on preparation for aptitude tests and interviews for placement in Multi National Companies are conducted for final year students. The students from this Department have been successfully placed in various private sectors and public sector organizations. TCS, Siemens, Mahindra and Mahindra, CGL, PSPL and Bosch are our regular recruiters. The Department also encourages the students to be Entrepreneurs.
Our alumni occupy high positions in industries, in India and abroad. Their accomplishments have been outstanding and reflect on the quality training imparted at the undergraduate level. The excellent performance of our alumni has enabled the Department to maintain its strong reputation.
Program Educational Objectives (PEOs):
Students should be able:
Program Outcomes (POs)
After the successful completion of the programme in Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering, graduates should be able to:
a) Understand complex problems related to engineering.
b) Identify, formulate, analyze and solve engineering problems to achieve demonstrated conclusions.
c) Design a component, system or a process to meet desired technical, safety, health and environmental specifications.
d) Design, simulate and conduct experiment, analyze and interpret results to arrive at valid conclusions.
e) Use modern engineering tools, softwares and equipments to solve the problems.
f) Analyze the local and global impact of engineering on individuals, organizations and society.
g) Understand contemporary issues related to social & environmental context for sustainable development of engineering solutions.
h) Develop consciousness of professional, ethical and social responsibilities.
i) Emerge as a leader or a productive member of multidisciplinary teams.
j) Communicate effectively with audio-visual means, develop self-learning and team building ability.
k) Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the engineering and management principles to manage projects.
l) Develop confidence for self-education and ability of lifelong learning.
Prof. (Dr.). Sonal. K. Jagtap
LMISTE, Member ISOI, Member IAENG, Member IRED
Professor and Head of Department