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.

Vision Of The Department

To impart technical education and to develop competent Electronics and Instrumentation Engineers with exemplary demeanor who will be technically proficient and ethically strong leading to the growth of society and nation.

Mission Of The Department

  • To provide quality education in both theoretical and applied foundations of Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering.
  • To create skilled Electronics and Instrumentation engineers to develop solutions for the betterment of the nation.
  • To Inculcate professional and ethical values among students.

Programme Educational Objectives (Peos) Of The Department

  • Graduates will have solid and sound basics in Mathematics, Electronic and Instrumentation fundamentals and advancements to solve technical problems.
  • Graduates will have the capability to work productively as Electronics and Instrumentation Engineers, including supportive and leadership roles in multidisciplinary domain.
  • Graduates will have the potential to participate in life-long learning through the successful completion of advanced degrees, continuing education, certifications and/or other professional developments.
  • Graduates will have the ability to apply the gained knowledge to improve the society ensuring ethical and moral values.

Program Outcomes

PO1:Engineering knowledge: Apply the knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering fundamentals, and an engineering specialization to the solution of complex engineering problem

PO2: Problem analysis:Indentify, formulate, review research literature and analyze complex engineering problem reaching substantiated conclusions using first principles of mathematics, natural science and engineering science.

PO3: Design/development of solutions: Design solutions for complex engineering problems and design components or processes that meet the specified needs with appropriate consideration for the public health and safety, and the cultural, societal and environmental considerations.

PO4: Conduct investigations of complex problem: Use research-based knowledge and research methods including design of experiments, analysis and interpretation of data and synthesis of the information to provide valid conclusions.

PO5:Modern tool usage: Create, select, and apply appropriate techniques, resources and modern engineering and IT tools including prediction and modeling to complex engineering activities with an understanding of the limitations.

PO6 :The Engineer and Society: Apply reasoning informed by the contextual knowledge to assess societal, health ,safety, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to the professional engineering practice.

PO7: Environment and sustainability: Understand the impact of the professional engineering solutions in societal and environmental contexts, and demonstrate the knowledge of, and need for sustainable development.

PO8: Ethics: Apply ethical principles and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of the engineering practice.

PO9 :Individual and team work: Function effectively as an individual and as a member or leader in diverse teams and in multidisciplinary settings.

PO10 :Communication: Communicate effectively on complex engineering activities with the engineering community and with society at large, such as being able to comprehend and write effective reports and design documentation, make effective presentations and give and receive clear instructions.

PO11 :Project management and finance: Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the engineering and management principles and apply these to one’s own work, as a member and leader in a team, to manage projects and in multidisciplinary environments.

PO12 : Life-long learning: Recognize the need for, and have the preparation and ability to engage in independent and life-long learning in the broadest context of technological change.

Programme Specific Objectives

PSO1: To apply the fundamentals of mathematics and science to analyze transducer and measurement devices

PSO2: To apply appropriate techniques to formulate and analyze engineering problems in instrumentation and process control.

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
  • SAIPEM Pvt Ltd

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