Best Electronics and Communication College in Punjab, India

Electronics and Communication Engineering is an applied form of science that deals with principles and practical aspects related to design and development of various everyday devices like radios, televisions, laptops, mobile phones, machine robots etc. The discipline concerns with electronics devices and software interfaces. Electronics and Communication engineers engage in research, design, development and maintenance of equipments, devices and systems involved in the field of communication.

Electronics and Communication Engineering at UIE, the Best ECE Engineering College in Punjab, India objects to produce quality professionals who can enter the challenging industry by carrying out Basic and Applied Research.


The major driving force for the present day Information Technology revolution is the development in Electronics Engineering. Penetration of electronics has now revolutionized other areas like health care, instrumentation, automation, remote sensing, signal processing and many more. By 2022, the Electronics & Communication sector in India is expected to be an USD 29 Billion consumer market. Telecommunication, industrial, and aerospace & defense, the top three market of VLSI Industry are expected to grow to 7.23 Billion USD by 2022. This sector contributes significantly to the economy of most of the countries and includes both wired and wireless communication; 3G and 4G LTE services that are widely being adopted throughout the world.

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Message from HOD (ECE)

Registrar Chandigarh University
Dr. Ashutosh Tripathi

HOD, Electronics and Communication Engineering

Chandigarh University is one of the best and fastest-growing private universities for Electronics and Communication Engineering in India. At CU, we teach our students all the peculiarities of Electronics and Communication Engineering, such as digital transmission, basic electronics, satellite communication, microwave engineering, and more, to provide them with a ravishing career.

Specializations offered in:

Communication & Signal processing

It is the science behind our connected digital lives.

VLSI design

It's the process of creating an integrated circuit by combining millions of MOS transistors onto a single chip.

Embeded Robotics & IoT

Embedded Systems make up the devices used in IoT and Robotics.

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Department at
a Glance

  • Research Intensive Academia
  • Globally Comparable, Industry - Aligned Curriculum
  • Unprecedented Industry Patronage
  • Impeccable Placements
  • Project based & Experiential Learning
Best Electronics and Communication College in Punjab, India


  • Intel - IOT & Intelligent System Lab
  • Videocon Connect Advanced Communication Lab
  • Wipro: IT & Multimedia Lab
  • Truechip System Verification IP Lab
  • Texas Instruments Innovation Centre
  • Uipath Robotics Process Automation Lab
Top Electronics and Communication College in Punjab and India

Pathway After
Electronics and Communication Engineering


The students from Electronics & Communication Engineering can develop an exciting career in industries like Mobile & Telecommunication, Manufacturing & Automation, Medical Electronics, Defense Electronics, Consumer Electronics, Semiconductor Design and IT industries.

Graduates in Electronics and Communication Engineering are acquired by both government and private bodies in the areas of design, manufacture, installation, operation, and maintenance of electronics equipment and systems.

Record Breaking Placement Numbers

52.11 LPA 52.11 LPA
36 LPA 36 LPA
30.25 LPA 30.25 LPA
29.16 LPA 29.16 LPA
25.33 LPA 25.33 LPA
22 LPA 22 LPA

Why Join Electronics and Communication?

The Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering (ECE) at Chandigarh University (CU) has created a rich legacy of alumni, who have excelled in various fields of electronics and communication– ranging from academics to project management. Our teaching methodologies ensure a perfect blend of theory and practical learning throughout the course of study. The department houses eleven state-of-the-art laboratories that are equipped with the latest tools and software for enriching the practical experience of students.

  • Industry-led & Practice Based Curriculum
  • Content Delivery & Mentoring by Professionally Trained Faculty & Industry Experts
  • Unprecedented Industry Patronage
  • Value Added Courses for all round development of the students

What makes Department
of Electronics and Communication unique?

Studying Electronics & Communication Engineering at CU will help you gain hands-on skills on use of electronic, electromagnetic and photonic devices and systems including telephone, optical fibre and computer systems. From core competency in the areas of the field –to- all round development beyond academics, you will be taught and groomed for everything.

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Industry-led & Practice Based Curriculum
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Content Delivery & Mentoring by Professionally Trained Faculty & Industry Experts
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Unprecedented Industry Patronage
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Value Added Courses for all round development of the students


To achieve excellence in futuristic technologies of Electronics and Communication Engineering to meet the global standards in education, research, and industrial applications for creating young professionals and entrepreneurs with strong social ethical values for betterment of society.


The Mission of the Department of Electronics and Communication, Chandigarh University is to:

  • M1: To provide state-of-the-art infrastructure that meets the international standards for achieving excellence in teaching learning, research, innovation activities and entrepreneurship.
  • M2: To bridge the gap between industry and academia by framing curricula and syllabi based on industrial and societal needs and to inculcate moral and ethical values among the students.
  • M3: To introduce an evaluation system that brings out knowledge application skills and competencies of the students and ensures transparency.
  • M4: To undertake interdisciplinary research by joining hands with other academic institutions in India & abroad.
  • M5: To impart experiential learning through real time projects through collaborations with industry and research centre.
  • M6: To undertake socially relevant health and environment problems for providing technology based solutions.

USPs of ECE Department

  • Industry relevant curriculum which includes core as well as advanced subjects like – AI&ML, Data Science with Python, Robotic Process Automation, 5G Communication & more.
  • Hands-on learning through State-of-the-Art Industry Sponsored Laboratories namely: Intel – IoT & Intelligent System, Videocon Connect Advanced Communication, Wipro: IT & Multimedia, Truechip System Verification IP, Texas Instruments Innovation Lab, Uipath Robotics Process Automation, Virtual Lab-IIT Delhi.
  • World Global tech such as Ansys, Analog Devices, Synopsys India, Cypress Semiconductor, Samsung R&D India, Intel, Mentor Graphics, Nokia Networks India Pvt Ltd, Ericsson, Truechip, Orange India, Vivo, Google, Amazon, Microsoft, Deloitte, Cognizant, Cognizant, Wipro, Aricent, HCL and many more recruit CU Students. More than 150 companies for on campus placements in a year for ECE students and strong 1474 (Bachelor)+325 (Masters and PhD) Alumni's placed in top notch MNCs.
  • Option to pursue a nano degree or certification through various MOOCs like FOSS, Microsoft LaaS, UiPath RPS, UDEMY, Swayam, NPTEL, etc.
  • 100 patents credited to the name of the department so far.
  • From 312+ MOUs signed with foreign universities by Chandigarh University, 100 MOUs are related to the electronics & communication engineering.
  • Participation in National & International Conferences/Workshops/Symposiums. 860 research papers (350 + SCI/SCOPUS indexed journals) have been published by the department in reputed journals. DST granted projects worth 66 Lakhs.
  • Experienced, Doctorate (more than 25) and Renowned faculty with rich academic and industry credentials.
  • Best entrepreneurship facilities are provided through CU-Technology Business Incubator which includes Mentorship, Annual Start-up Meet, Investment Summit, IPR & patent support, and seed money.
Vision and Mission of Electronics and Communication

Best Practices at the Department

  • Active Learning Techniques through demonstration models that are presented to students so that they can observe what the end product looks like and online polling through Blackboard-LMS
  • Experiential Learning involves applying and strengthening knowledge and skills through “hands-on” experiences outside of the classroom that are evaluated by faculty or staff. This includes internships, service learning, undergraduate research or creative activity, international study, expert lectures, workshops and significant leadership experiences.
  • Virtual Labs experiments are introduced as a part of lab curriculum as an add on courses to learn basic and advanced concept through remote experimentation.
  • Project Based Learning by introducing mini projects along with laboratory experiments specially from 1st to 3rd semester and from 4th semester onwards through research, patents, Innovative Projects & product development.
  • Life skills and mentoring programs gives an opportunity to develop communication and leadership skills. By sharing information about own career path, students can be provided guidance, motivation, support and role modelling.
  • Online and Digital Library access
  • CUIMS & Blackboard-LMS- keep track of learner progress and ensure that they are meeting their performance milestones. It also allows to pinpoint areas of eLearning course that may be lacking, as well as where it excels.
  • Case studies & Databases through industry sponsored laboratory includes Videocon telecom & Connect Broadband, Wipro Mission 10X as well as databases of matlab, cadence, comsol, optisim & data sheet of Proteus, ARM, Arduino and many more.
  • Group discussions/tasks/placement preparation with the help Department Career & planning department that prepares students for communication skills, aptitude, personal interview preparation and coding in collaboration of CSE department.
  • Program based Assignments
  • Use of Open Source Software includes freeware AICTE softwares
  • ICT based learning includes involvement of digital classrooms, animated video, online quizzes
  • Use of online tools & databases: MATLAB, Cadence, COMSOL, OptiSystem, Multisim, KEIL Software
  • Content Beyond Syllabus
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