Electronics and Communication Engineering

Electronics & Communication Engineering

Electronics and Communication Engineering is at the core of every new advancement and deployment of information technology in lifestyle and business. ECE is the most versatile and comprehensive engineering discipline covering core electronics technology, devices, communication and computing networks, and the integration of all of these into easy-to-use gadgets, machines, and services. Students in this course develop skills in exciting and hot areas like IoT, M2M, Blockchain etc.,. Students have a wide career opportunity in industry, research, services; or they can launch their own start-ups (Atria Business Incubation Centre opportunity).

  • Courses in ECE branch started in the year 2000 with 60 students; it is popular and has grown to have an annual intake of 180 students.
  • Quality technical education built around an interdisciplinary approach of teaching, CoE and research.
  • Centres of Excellence in IoT and Wireless Networks.
  • Tech clubs nurture students to innovate and build projects and participate in national level competitions.
  • Focus research areas of faculty include Wireless Sensor Networks, Mobile Adhoc Networks, Image Processing and Signal Processing.
  • Over 65+ research papers published by the faculty in journals and conference proceedings in the past 4 years.


B.E. in Electronics & Communication Engineering

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M.Tech. in Digital Electronics & Communication

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Industry Readiness

  • Students have multiple avenues to augment their skills beyond the classroom.
  • Participation in Technical clubs (FUSE), projects, and pursuit of hot topics in Centres of Excellence gives exposure on cutting edge technologies.
  • Teamwork and innovation challenge projects of contests conducted by Texas Instruments, Intel, etc., provide industry linkage and enhances industry readiness.
  • Personality Development and soft skills training complement technical knowledge.
  • MoUs with corporates for projects, guest lectures, workshops, internships, and placement.
  • Internship opportunities for students in S&ME / niche technologies as well as large organizations prepares them for a rewarding career.


Prof. Vasanthi Sathyananda

  • Head- Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering ( @ Atria since 2002)
  • Area of Research: Image Processing, VLSI
  • Area of Interest/ Expertise : Quality Systems – ISO, NAAC, NBA Accreditation.
  • Ex SKM Management Systems (HOD in Electronics Department)
  • Industry experience : 12 years in Production/ Testing of Electronic Equipment, Standards, Quality @ Mannesmann VDO India Limited, Karnataka Telecom Ltd., Bharath Electronics
  • Pursuing Ph.D (Image Processing and VLSI) in VTU.
  • M.Tech (Electronics), VTU
  • BE (E & C), Bangalore University

Dr. Ipsita Biswas Mahapatra

  • Assistant Professor (Research)
  • Area of interest: VLSI system design, Hardware accelerators, Functional Verification.
  • Ph.D., Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore
  • Ex-Assistant Professor - M S Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bangalore
  • Ex-Research Associate - SERC, IISc, Bangalore

Prof Sufian Aslam

  • Email: sufian.aslam@atria.edu
  • Associate Professor of Practice - IoT Infrastructure & Solutions Lab (Atria Labs)
  • Web Master, IOTForIndia.Org
  • Launched Embedded Incubator/ Innovation center iQube
  • M.S. Comp Science & Micro Electronics, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago
  • B.E., Kumaraguru College of Engineering, Coimbatore

Priya K

  • Assistant Profesor
  • VLSI
  • ME - College of Engineering, Guindy , FIRST RANK (GOLD MEDAL); BEST OUTGOING STUDENT award of the year 2009 (Bachelor of Engineering).
  • Scored centum in Mathematics and Science in SSLC

Dr. Prasuna VNP

  • Assistant Professor
  • Sensor Network Architecture
  • Ph.D - Anna University
  • M.Tech - VLSI, VTU