Degree Programs

The department of Electrical Communication Engineering offers academic programmes leading to Masters and PhD degrees. The scope of the programmes includes the following areas:

  • Communication & Networking
  • Signal Processing
  • Microwaves and RF
  • Microelectronics and VLSI
  • Photonics
  • Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence

The department offers two research programmes:

and four course-based M.Tech programmes:

M Tech in Electronics & Communication Engineering

M Tech in Electronics & Communication Engineering

M Tech in Artificial Intelligence

Jointly with all departments of EECS Division

M Tech in Microelectronics & VLSI

jointly with Department of Electronic Systems Engineering (DESE)

M Tech in Signal Processing

jointly with Department of Electrical Engineering (EE)

In addition, the department participates in two online M.Tech programmes (launched in 2021):

The department also participates in Interdisciplinary Ph.D programmes with the Centre for Bio Systems Science and Engineering (BSSE), Brain and artificial Intelligence, and the IISc Mathematics Initiative (IMI).

  • Eligibility and Information about admission to various ECE Programs
  • To apply for MTech and PhD programs through the regular admissions portal of IISc
  • For details on the admission procedure in ECE department and Interview Process