Department of

Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering (EIE)


About the Department


Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering is a specialized branch of engineering which primarily focuses on the measurement and control of instruments used in the design and configuration of automated systems. The department was started in the year 2007 with an intake of 60 students and the intake was increased to 120 students from the academic year 2009-2010 onwards. Currently there are 22 faculty members with more than 320 students. The faculty members are involved in carrying out the research in the area of Process Control & Instrumentation, Medical Electronics, Power Electronics, Applied Electronics, VLSI design, Image processing. Department has well established laboratories with good infrastructure and state of the art instruments.


The UG program offered under Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering at Sri Sairam Engineering College is affiliated to Anna University. Curriculum is prepared by the Affiliating University and delivered to the students at college level. The Curriculum under Anna University is revised every four years and given to the students to benefit them to update and upgrade their knowledge and learn the current trends related to the area.

Role of EIE Engineers

The main focus of E&I engineers will be in the field of Control systems design, Process control and instrumentation, Electronics design and manufacturing, Engineering research and development, sales and service of technical equipment, Project and technology management etc.,
The challenges involved in studying Instrumentation Engineering (such as problem solving, having a design focus utilizing technology to benefit society, etc) and skills (such as project management, communication, technical, analytical, team membership, leadership skills etc) needed to perform the job as Instrumentation Engineer.

Scope for Employment

Most of the students are placed in various core companies in India and abroad i.e.Government institutes dedicated to science and technology etc.

Core companies in India such as

  • Honeywell Automation
  • Rockwell Automation
  • Reliance Industries
  • L&T Pvt Ltd
  • Yokogawa India Pvt Ltd
  • Invensys
  • Siemens
  • Essar steels
  • FLSmidth Automation
  • Eurotherm India Ltd.
  • ABB
  • ISRO
  • Technip India Pvt Ltd

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