The department has highly qualified faculty in all the sub domains to guide the students in a better way to carry out the real time projects to cater the needs of the mankind. The Department of ECE was started with an academic intake of 60 students in the year of 2008 and now it has seen an increased intake of 240 students with 100% admission through regular and lateral entry schemes. The potential graduates of the ECE department has wide placement scope in the core industries, software field and research position in organizations like ISRO, DRDO, BARC, HAL, BSNL, NARL, BHEL and BEL etc.
Dr.S.Sivanandam has completed his under graduation (B.E) in Electronics and Communication Engineering at Priyadarshini Engineering College, Vaniyambadi and completed his post graduation (M.E) in Medical Electronics at Anna University (CEG), Chennai. He pursued his Doctoral research in the Department of Biomedical Engineering, School of Bioengineering, SRM University. During the research period he has attended the various workshops on writing research article, Research methodology and Bio-statistics. Further, he attended the World Congress of Diabetes, India, 2013.
His field of research is based on the non-invasive infrared thermography for diagnosis and prognosis of pre-diabetes and type 2 diabetes mellitus. Further, he has received the Gandhian Young Technological Innovation (GYTI-2013) award at the National level for presenting the non-invasive early diagnostic method for pre-diabetes and type 2 diabetes at the Indian Institute of Management (IIM, Ahmedabad); the award was received from the hands of Dr. R.A. Mashelkar, Chairman, National Innovation Foundation, India.