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 (Artifical Intelligence)

Jointly with all departments of EECS Division

M.Tech (Electronics & Communication Engineering)

Modified in 2021 from Communication & Networks

M.Tech (Microelectronics & VLSI)

jointly with Department of Electronic Systems Engineering (DESE)

M.Tech (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