Electronics and Communication Engg.

Delivery Mode

On Campus

Programs Offered

Bachelor of Engineering | Doctor of Philosophy |


4 Years

Extra Electives

Robotics and Wireless Comm.

Sensors and Wearable Technology


VLSI Design

Electronics and Communication Engg.

Program Details

About the department

The Department offers full-time UG programme in Electronics & Communication Engineering. The Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering was established in the year 1997 with an intake of 45 and since then emerged as one of the most resourceful Departments of our institution with an intake of 180 at present. The program is affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU), Belagavi and approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE).The UG programme is provisionally accredited by the National Board of Accreditation (NBA), New Delhi till 2022.

The Department is headed by Prof. Hussain Ahmed and has 28 qualified and experienced faculty members with expertise in VLSI and embedded systems, digital communication, signal processing, computer networks, nanoelectronics, and for whom teaching is a passion.

  • The department is possessed with well-equipped laboratories strengthened by software's like Matlab, labview, Cadence, Electric9.07, Xilinx, ModelSim, Labview, Multisim, Keil, Flash magic, Pspice, Nctuns4.0, CCstudio etc. and supported by LPC, ALS SDK 51, ALS B30DRV, SPARTAN6, XC6SlX4 boards.                                                                                                            
  • The department has MOUS with Edgate, Technilab Instruments, Jetking, Technilab Instruments Pvt Ltd., Teamtronics, SunsoftronicsPvt Ltd.                                                                                
  • To impart additional skills to students, Department organizes regular industrial visits, extended lectures, skill development programs, value addition courses, field visits and internship.           
  • The Department invites experts from industry and academia to address the students on emerging trends and technologies. Some of the eminent personalities visited are Dr. SarojKumar Maher, Associate Prof. Indian Statistical Institute, Bangalore, Dr. G S Javeed, senior member IEEE and founder Kings Consultants Education, Dr. SatyaPal, founder, Indian Institute of HAM, Dr. Parameshwar P Iyer, Chairman IPTeL, IISC.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
  • The department has IEEE and IETE student chapters under Bangalore section.                                                                                                                                                                                       
  • To monitor the students’ progress a mentor is assigned to a batch of 15 to 20 students. The mentor tracks the progress and interacts with the students and their parents to boost the academic performance and at the same time ensure the students’ wellbeing.                                                                                                                                                                                                            
  • Remedial classes are conducted to help slow learners in analytical courses.
  • Various teaching pedagogies are adopted to help students develop self learning skills. Google class room, you tubes, PPTs, flipped class room are some of the pedagogies adopted.
  • Learning material, Model question banks and online learning resources are loaded on the Google Class Room
  • Ample opportunities are provided to students to participate in co curricular, extracurricular, cultural and sports events to develop competitive instincts

Heritage of ECE:

Electronic engineering as a profession sprang from technological advancements in telephony and telegraphy in the early part of 20th century. Succeeding years saw the wide use of Radios for broadcasting. The latter half of the previous century saw the emergence of Electronics as a major discipline with the invention of transistors, MOSFETS and other solid-state devices.

In the last couple of decades Electronics and Communication Engineering has emerged as a major discipline which lays the foundation for analysis and design of systems for various applications. Modern day engineering solutions involve extensive use of computers with computer aided design and simulation tools as viable tools for designing complex systems

Electronics and Communication Engineering magnificence lies in its ubiquity! Electronic gadgets are a major part of our lives. Electronics and Communication has become an important discipline needed by any other industry.Now the world will no longer negate the sense that the study of Electronics and Communication carries. Electronics and Communication Technology is also one of the most sought fields after the pre-university education

The scope of Electronics and Communication Engineering

Taking into account the educational spectrum and career choices, here are the common study areas in the field of Electronics and Communication.

  • Embedded systems
  • VLSI
  • Wireless Communication
  • Satellite Communication.
  • Microwave Communication.
  • Radio Communication.
  • Mobile Communication.
  • Digital Image Processing
  • Analog and Digital Electronics
  • Internet of Things


Potential recruiters and sectors

There are plenty of job prospects with respect to ECE in government and private sectors. Here are some of the significant sectors for ECE students and recruiters.

Government Sector:

  • ISRO (Indian Space Research Organization).
  • ECIL (Electronics Corporation of India Limited).
  • BARC (Bhabha Atomic Research Centre).
  • DRDO (Defence Research and Development Organization).
  • BEL (Bharat Electronics Limited).
  • DERL (Defence Electronics and Research Laboratory).
  • BHEL (Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited).
  • HAL (Hindustan Aeronautics Limited).
  • Railway Departments.

Private Sector:

  • Intel Corporation.
  • Samsung Electronics.
  • Texas Instruments.
  • Phillips Semiconductors.
  • Hewlett-Packard (HP).
  • International Business Machines Corporation (IBM).
  • Cisco Systems.
  • HCL Technologies.



Department Goals:


Short term Goals:

  • Improve industry institute interaction                                               
  • Motivate students to take up R & D projects                                    
  • Aim for better results (Above 75% in all semesters)                                      
  • Establish MOUs with premier institutions and industries                                               


Long term Goals:

  • To emerge as a top ranked University program.                                  
  • To set up Department Incubation Centre                                       
  • 100%  placement in MNCs and Core Domain                                 
  • To get NBA accreditation for 6 years                                             


History of the Program

1997    : Department was established with an intake of 45

2000    : Intake increased from 45 to 60

2006    : Intake increased from 60 to 90

2007    : Intake increased from 90 to 120 

2015    : Intake increased from 120 to 180    

  • Approved by AICTE
  • Permanently affiliated to VTU
  • Provisionally Accredited by NBA for 2 years from 2015-2017
  • Provisionally Accredited by NBA for 3 years from 2019-2022


  • To shape the students as disciplined humane engineers who can build a strong, peaceful and vibrant country and focus on mutual respect, tolerance and professional ethics.


  • To provide the best possible educational experience through excellence in teaching and research activities for today’s students and professionals of tomorrow.
  • To hone young minds and train them to be conscientious individuals who will serve the society as competent professionals in the field of Electronics and Communication Engineering


Admission requirements you'll need to meet for this course.

Qualification: Passed in Second PUC/12th standard/10+2/A Level, IB, American 12th grade or equivalent with English as one of the Languages and obtained a minimum of 45% of Marks in aggregate in Physics and Mathematics along with Chemistry/Bio-Technology/Biology/Electronics/Computer. (40% for SC, ST, category - 1, 2A, 2B, 3A and 3B category candidates of Karnataka State only.) Relaxation in minimum academic eligibility (i.e. 45% to 40%) is applicable only to Karnataka Candidates.

Entrance Exam

JEE/KCET or any other engineering entrance exams















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Jaro Education






Practo Technologies

NTT Data


UST Global

Harman International

CRMIT Solutions


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Semester 1

  • Calculus and linear algebra-1
  • Engineering Chemistry
  • C programming for problem solving
  • Basic electronics
  • Elements of mechanical engg
  • Technical English-1
  • Engineering Chemistry lab
  • C programming lab

Semester 2

  • Advance calculus and numerical methods-2
  • Engineering physics
  • Basic electrical engg
  • Elements of civil engg and mechanics
  • Engineering graphics
  • Technical English-2
  • Engineering physics lab
  • Basic electrical engg lab

Semester 3

  • Transform calculus, Fourier series and numerical techniques
  • Network theory
  • Electronic Devices
  • Digital system design
  • Computer organisation & Architecture
  • Power electronics and Instrumentation
  • Electronic Devices and Instrumentation lab
  • Digital system design lab
  • Vyavaharika Kannada (Kannada for Communication)
  • Aadalitha Kannada (Kannada for Administration) OR
  • Constitution of India, Professional Ethics and Cyber Law

Semester 4

  • Complex analysis, probability and statistical methods
  • Analog Circuits
  • Control Systems
  • Engineering statistics and linear algebra
  • Signals and Systems
  • Microcontroller (8051)
  • Microcontroller Laboratory
  • Analog Circuits lab
  • Additional mathematics-II
  • Constitution of India, Professional ethics and cyber law

Semester 5

  • Management and entrepreneurship development
  • Digital signal Processing
  • Verilog HDL
  • Information Theory and Coding
  • Professional Elective
  • Open Elective
  • Digital signal Processing lab
  • HDL lab

Semester 6

  • Digital Communication
  • ARM Microcontroller & Embedded systems
  • VLSI design
  • Computer communication networks
  • Professional Elective-2
  • Open Elective-2
  • Embedded  Controller lab
  • Computer Network lab

Semester 7

  • Microwaves and Antennas
  • Digital Image Processing
  • Power Electronics
  • Professional Elective-1
  • Professional Elective-2
  • Project work phase-I
  • Advance communication lab
  • VLSI lab

Semester 8

  • Wireless cellular and LTE 4G broadband
  • Fiber optics & Network
  • Radar Engineering
  • Machine learning
  • Network and cyber security
  • Project work

Industry Immersion:

To enable the students to keep pace with changing technological advances, the college has industrial tie-ups with various industries. Studying these courses  would provide a WILD CARD entry to industry.


Course Outcomes Electronics and Communication Engg.


First year course outcome

2nd,3rd and 4th year Course outcome


More details about the course

PEO-1 :Our graduates will possess good knowledge in engineering fundamentals.
PEO-2 :Our graduates will be capable of analyzing and designing systems.

PEO-3 :Our graduates will be capable of creating innovative products in multidisciplinary

PEO-4 :The graduates will be ethically strong personnel with good communication and
interpersonal skills with high moral values.

PEO-5 :They will have a desire for continuous learning and R&D.

  • PSO-1: Professional Skills: An ability to understand the basic concepts in Electronics & Communication Engineering and to apply them to various areas, like Electronics, Communications, Signal processing, VLSI, Embedded systems etc., in the design and implementation of complex systems.
  • PSO-2: Problem-Solving Skills: An ability to solve complex Electronics and Communication Engineering problems, using latest hardware and software tools, along with analytical skills to arrive cost effective and appropriate solutions.
    • An ability to become an entrepreneur or to contribute to industrial services and / or Govt. organizations in the field of Electronics and Communication Engg.
    • An ability to work on multidisciplinary teams with efficiency in different Programming techniques.



  • Project entitled Bio derma Printer is selected by KSCST student project program.                     
  • Anand S V of 7th semester participated in VTU state level Badminton, Volleyball and Swimming Competitions.


  •  Anand S V 7th semester and team has won prize in Kannada Quiz at Chandana TV.




  • Project titled Non-invasive diabetic monitoring system won at VTU state level Project Exhibition cum competition on 28th June 2018 at VTU campus Belagavi.


  • Project titled Non-invasive diabetic monitoring system selected for KSCST state level competition on 10th & 11th August 2018 at Bapuji Institute of Technology, Davangere.


  • Project Won at GSSS Mysore for IEEE project exhibition




  • Non Invasive detection of blood glucose level using visible LASER light.                                                                                    
  • Smart water meter reading and distribution system.



  • Near Infrared Based Accuvein.                                                                               
  • Prosthetic Arm for Transradial Amputees Using Electromyographic Sensors.

  1. PO-1: Engineering Knowledge: Apply the knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering fundamentals, and an engineering specialization to the solution of complex engineering problems.
  2. PO-2: Problem analysis: Identify, formulate, research literature, and analyse complex engineering   problems reaching substantiated conclusions using first principles of mathematics, natural   sciences, and engineering sciences.
  3. PO-3: 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.
  4. PO-4: 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.
  5. PO-5: Modern Tool Usage: Create, select, and apply appropriate techniques, resources, and modern engineering and IT tools including prediction and modelling to complex engineering activities with an understanding of the limitations.
  6. PO-6: 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.
  7. PO-7: Environment and Sustainability: Understand the impact of the professional engineering solutions in societal and environmental contexts, and demonstrate the knowledge of need for sustainable development.
  8. PO-8: Ethics: Apply ethical principles and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of the engineering practice.
  9. PO-9: Individual and Team Work: Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse teams, and in multidisciplinary settings.
  10. PO-10: 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.
  11. PO-11: 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.
  12. PO-12: Life-long learning: Recognise the need for, and have the preparation and ability to engage in  independent and life-long learning in the broadest context of technological change

Ph.D Awardee

Prof. Maaz Ahmed completed his Ph.D. He  was conferred the Degree in Doctorate of Philosophy, by VTU on 19/08/2018.


Prof. Imtiyaz Ahmed completed his Ph.D. He  was conferred the Degree in Doctorate of Philosophy, by Jain University on 14/01/2019.

Reputed Alumni


Mr.ArhamFaraz ,Founder of Leadership Academy

Alumni Working at Reputed Organization





Balaji R M Naidu 2011-15

AmeenaSuhani 2015-19

Mohanapriya K 2013-17

Sooraj T 2009-13

Jayanth V 2014-18

Sharique Akam(2006-2010)

Mohammed Faizan  2014-18


SmitaPatil 2006-10

Deepika S 2013-17


ShubaMahadeek 2014-18


Rohan Javali 2008-12






Waseem Fairoz(2006-2010)

Iqbal Hussain (2001-2005)

Gopal Gowda(2004-08)



Cutting Edge Technologies where our Alumni are working

Internet of things


Artificial intelligence

Quantum processors

Neural processors


Swarm robotics

VLSI and embedded Systems

Wireless Communications




Shireen Fathima(1HK12LEL13)

Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, Secured 1st Rank  in M.Tech(Electronics) ,and was awarded a Gold Medal in the 14th Convocation Function ,VTU


Saran M L (1HK13LEL11)

Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, Secured 2nd Rank  in M.Tech(Electronics)


Shambhavi A (1HK09EC094)

Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering secured III Rank, 13th Annual convocation, May 2014, VTU




Prof. Hussain Ahmed

Prof. Hussain Ahmed

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Electronics and Communications Engineering

Pursuing Electronics and Communication Engineering is the dream of millions of aspirants due to various potential reasons such as job opportunities, professional growth, salary range, and
continuous industry growth. HKBK, being one of the top electronics and communication engineering colleges in Bangalore, introduces students to a diverse set of intellectual subfields as
well as applications.

ECE branch develops everyday devices like transistors, integrated circuits, microprocessors, circuit boards, RAMs, which are used in computers, mobile phones, music players, TV, and several countless other things. HKBK is the best ECE college in Bangalore to offer a world-class ECE course which is one of the old and best courses in the field of engineering where it covers vast areas. 

This specific discipline deals with varied electronic devices & software interfaces. The applications of electronics and communication engineering are far-reaching, right from the house indoors to industries. The key tasks of ECE engineers are to direct, control and test various processes as well as to ensure the safety, accurate installation, and functioning of various mechanisms.

The Electronics Communications Engineering department at HKBK ECE college in Bangalore offers Avant-garde facilities and highly qualified and expert faculty members. The ECE department at the best ECE college in Bangalore works with the key objective of addressing critical challenges faced by the Electronics industry, academia, and society. Perhaps, even more, significant is our unwavering commitment to our students, as one of the top electronics and communication engineering colleges in Bangalore we are helping them to learn, gain knowledge, develop and accomplish their goals in the pursuit to excel and succeed in their professional career.

The Department of ECE is one of the best & largest departments in the HKBK BTech ECE college in Bangalore. The course structure of electronics and communications engineering is an introductory and standard course for ECE students where they study a series of core courses along with various elective subjects which can cover concepts of telecommunications, energy, & electronics sectors.

Career prospects

There has been a great demand for ECE graduates in the fast-evolving telecom industry. The media and entertainment industry is one of the biggest employers for ECE engineers. Additionally, the government sector has also proven beneficial for ECE students in terms of job provision for degree holders of this particular program. Organizations like BSNL, MTNL, Civil aviation have also been hiring ECE students for several years.

Students who have the ability to make use of their theoretical concepts to resolve practical and real-life issues can opt for this course. Being the best ECE college in Bangalore, we aim to mold aspiring students into professionals, guiding them to brim with the wisdom & experience of several years. With HKBK’s curriculum, state-of-the-art facilities exhibit a practical yet professional-oriented syllabus with scholarly faculty who have been industry leaders.

Along with the above, HKBK electronics and communication engineering college in Bangalore is also reputed for its global curriculum and assuring students that it would be at par with the rest of the competitive world once they graduate from here. The exquisite laboratories at HKBK BTech ECE college in Bangalore make learning more practical and students can gain hands-on-knowledge which could be extremely useful in job interviews. There are quite a few engineering colleges in Bangalore that offer both under and postgraduate degrees for specialization in electronics and communication engineering.

HKBK is popular and known for the best MBA college in Bangalore offering Master of Business Administration (MBA) courses with dual specializations to choose among HR, Finance and Marketing.

HKBK is also reputed for the best engineering college for computer science providing Computer Science (CS) and other engineering courses such as Mechanical, Civil engineering, Electronics and Communication (ECE) engineering, Information Science engineering.