Electrical
and
Electronics Engineering

Overview

The department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering at Velammal Engineering College with its rich and traditional academic ambiance targets both the theory and the practical applications of engineering and technology to handle global challenges of the present and future scenarios. In the present academic year the department is celebrating 25 years of academic excellence since its inception. The department is NBA Accredited since 2002 and also ISO certified. Through autonomy it offers variety of courses across a wide range of topics in UG and PG level in concurrence with the requirements of modern technology and also supports multi-disciplinary industrial collaboration activities. The teaching and learning activities are enriched by our team of highly qualified dedicated faculty members with an average teaching experience of 12 years.

Message from HOD

Dr.R.Umamaheswari
Professor and Head, Dept of Electrical and Electronics Engineering

In the era of engineering and technology, the role of electrical student engineers is not only to pursue academic excellence but also to motivate and empower to be lifelong learners, critical thinkers, and productive members of an ever-changing global society. In this direction, the department provides an excellent environment for our students and faculties to work with zeal and enthusiasm with an aim to give their best. The department also provides facilities to carry out research in the emerging technology areas. The commitment and passion for learning and teaching by the students as well as faculties will definitely lead our future budding engineers to be industry ready.

Why Electrical and Electronics Engineering at VEC

Electrical engineering is a major core branch of engineering and a professional engineering discipline that has a strong and wide demand due to industrial growth.

  • Exposure to Industry environment through in-plant Training and Internship with stipend
  • A vivacious environment filled with both technical and cultural activities.
  • Placement support and guidance throughout the career.
  • Learn as per Industry Expectations and Deep Industry Connect

      On the basis of the broad scope for employability and technical skills the role of electrical engineers plays a major role especially in the blooming technologies like electric vehicles and smart grid.

      Faculty team contemplates not only on teaching above which grooming the students through proper mentoring and timely Guidance

      • Well equipped and sophisticated fully functional laboratories
      • Separate Computational facility for UG & PG with full time internet connectivity

      Guest Lectures and hands-on training by subject Experts from industry and leading academicians

      Regular industrial Visit to Core Industries and field visit to TNEB and treatment plants

      Motivation and guidance for student Project competitions, competitive exams like GATE,TANCET,IES.

      EEE Placements

      Participating Organisations

      144

      Highest Salary

      12 LPA

      Average Salary

      6.9 LPA

      • Responsible career guidance and tuning into industry-ready professional
      • Personalized placement training and counselling provided from first year itself.
      • Career options in product design, service and operations in both Core and IT sectors
      • 100+ companies visiting every year.
      • Eligible to join a wide range of PG programmes including Power Systems, Power Electronics, Energy studies, VLSI and Embedded Systems, Computer Science and Management studies.
      • Can get guidance from EEE Alumni completed higher studies in leading Indian Institutions (IITs, IIMs, BITS, Symbiosis, etc.,) and working for L&T, NTPC, Amazon, Asian Paints, etc.,
      • Can get motivated by EEE Alumni completed PG in leading Universities abroad (NUS-Singapore, Carnegie Mellon University – USA, Technical University of Kaiserslautern – Germany, The University of Edinburgh – UK, Technische Universitat Hamburg – Germany, etc.,) and working in top notch Tech, companies like Apple, Intel, Qualcomm, etc.,
      • Also EEE Alumni are working in Government Services by clearing TNPSC Group-1 and UPSC. Key Recruiters

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      Program Overview

      Key Highlights

      B.E Electrical and Electronics Engineering (4 Years) since 1995
      UG

      • UG syllabus is framed to have a proper balance to provide a strong foundation in basics and comprehensive training in latest technologies in Electrical and Electronics Engineering.
      • Curriculum is designed to nurture the multi faceted ability in contemporary fields with the flexible electives to choose their career either in core or IT or higher studies in India/abroad.
      • Our specialized academic programs are delivered by experienced faculty and industry experts through tech-enabled classrooms.
      • Blended learning enables us to maintain uniformity in the classroom training across students get to learn from the subject experts around the globe.
        M.E Power systems Engineering (2 years) since 2004
        PG

        • PG syllabus is formulated to cater the need for specialised power systems engineer with the scope in recent technologies like EV and smart grid.
        • Design and real-time working knowledge of projects in electric vehicles and battery management systems
        • Analysis and design of New-Gen renewable energy power systems using industry standard software and hardware modules with smart grid integration
        • Build a successful research career in global power sector companies
          Ph.D Programme since 2010

          Academic & Research information

          42 International Journal Publications and 18 Conferences Publication in last 3 years

          1.43 Crore Research grant awarded

          Consultancy activities in collaboration with leading industries like Ashok Leyland, Preeti Kitchen Appliances, Voltech, EQuad and TAFE.

          The Pillars of EEE

          Educational edifice with lakhs of students, hundreds of teachers and several top-notch institutions growing under our umbrella.

            • 18 highly qualified faculty members specialized in the field of Structural Engineering, Construction Management, Remote Sensing, Environmental Engineering, Water Resource Engineering.
            • We have 9 doctorates that are specialized in Water Resource Engineering and Remote Sensing.
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                • The ideology of our department is to make company ready graduates meeting industrial expectation.
                • 100+ placement companies visiting every year