Department of EEE
 /  Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering (EEE)

Electrical and Electronics Engineering is one of the largest and fastest growing fields which generally deals with the study and application of Electricity, Electronics & Electromagnetism. The department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering was established in the year 2009 with an objective to develop professionals through quality education with an intake of 120 students.The department has good infrastructural facilities and is equipped with full-fledged laboratories such as Basic Electrical lab, Electrical Machines Lab- I and II, Power Electronics lab, Electrical Measurements lab, etc.The EEE Department at SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University) prepares students in this field using new-age information and computer-intensive technologies.

Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)

  • PEO1: Graduates are in a position to apply their knowledge acquired in Mathematics, Basic Sciences and Electrical and Electronics Engineering courses, to the solution of complex problems encountered in the modern Engineering practice.
  • PEO2: Graduates learn and adapt themselves to the constantly evolving technology by pursuing higher studies.
  • PEO3: Graduates are better employable and achieve success in their chosen areas of Electrical and Electronics Engineering and related fields.
  • PEO4: Graduates are good leaders and managers by effectively communicating at both technical and interpersonal levels.

Student outcomes (SOs)

  • an ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering
  • an ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data
  • an ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability
  • an ability to function on multidisciplinary teams
  • an ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems
  • an understanding of professional and ethical responsibility
  • an ability to communicate effectively
  • the broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context
  • a recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning
  • a knowledge of contemporary issues
  • an ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.

ACADEMICS

Undergraduate

The B.Tech.degree program is designed to achieve a balance between depth of knowledge acquired through specialization and breadth of knowledge gained through exploration. The undergraduate degree courses offered by the department provide a comprehensive foundation in the core topics of EEE coupled with an area of specialization relevant to emerging engineering challenges.

The curriculum has been designed to create professional electrical and electronic engineers, who can serve in the fields of core electrical engineering, information and communication systems, and other related fields.

Faculty

The faculty in the department is a rich blend of personnel with industrial and professional experience. The dedicated staff members have sound knowledge in emerging areas like embedded systems, power electronics applications in power systems, Power systems, etc. The breadth and depth of the research interests of the academic staff ensures a high standard of lecture courses and provides excellent opportunities for challenging and stimulating final year projects. Individual lecturers supplement their delivery using blackboards, overhead projectors and video projection.

Research Focus

The research division covers various aspects of electrical engineering. There is an active and growing area of research in the field of power electronics & drives, power apparatus and systems, whilst collaborating with each other and a variety of industrial partners. The research group focuses on power electronic devices and integrated circuits, and their uses in various applications. Other major research strands include FACTS and their integration in power systems, integrated design of electrical machines and drives and electromagnetic modeling.

Major Events & Achievements

The EEE Department holds several national level conferences, seminars and workshops. These provide a platform for the staff and students to share their views and experience among industrialists, fellow researchers and academicians in the emerging areas of electrical engineering

Careers

On employability, graduates of the institute consistently appear as the first choice of employers. Studying EEE will lead to potential careers in the areas of Research & Development (R&D), design, systems analysis, installation and commissioning, process engineering, control and maintenance, manufacturing, quality assurance and testing, information technology, programming, consultancy, management and software engineering.