Department of Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering

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About the Department

The Department of Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering was started in the year 2007 with an intake of 60 students. Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering mainly deals with Electronics, Control system, Automation and Instrumentation subjects. The Department has well qualified and experienced faculty members and technically competent supporting staff on its role.

The Department conducts co-curricular activities such as Guest Lectures, Seminars, Training programs, Workshops, etc. The Department also organizes industrial visits to help students to update their knowledge.

An exclusive Training and Placement cell is functioning for providing continuous training and placement assistance to the students during their course of study. The students are trained by internal trainers and industry experts with various training partners to improve their employability skills like soft skills, technical, analytical and logical skills. Apart from training, to enhance the innovative thinking and managerial skills of young minds, they are encouraged to organize and participate in various events like paper presentations, technical symposia and project presentations.

Vision and Mission


To produce technically competent Electronics and Instrumentation Engineers with ethical and moral values, who can tackle the challenges facing the society and industry at national level and global level.


  • To provide fundamental knowledge and quality technical education through effective teaching and learning process.
  • To prepare graduates to meet the needs of industry through creative projects, soft skills and industry interaction.
  • To create passion for learning to pursue higher studies and research towards serving society with moral and ethical standard.

HOD Profile


Professor and Head of the Department of Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering

He hails from Tirunelveli District, Tamil Nadu, India. He received his B.E degree in Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering from Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Tirunelveli in 1998 and M.E degree in Control Systems from Jadavpur University, Kolkatta in 2003. He has obtained his Ph.D degree in the field of Process Control under the Faculty of Electrical Engineering from Anna University, Chennai in the Year 2013. Presently, he is working as Professor & Head in the Department of Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering, Panimalar Engineering College, Chennai, Tamil Nadu. He has been in teaching profession for the past 20 years. He has presented many papers in International conferences and published many papers in International journals. He has also received award for presenting the best paper in the IEEE international conference. His area of interest includes: Relay Feedback, System Identification, Neural Networks and Advanced Process Control.

Programme Educational Objectives(PEO)

The Program Educational Objectives of Bachelor of Electrical and Electronics Engineering are,

  • To acquire a strong foundation in the mathematical and scientific concept and applying them in core engineering.
  • To gain in-depth knowledge in the field of Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering which is necessary to formulate, analyze and solve engineering problems.
  • To train the students in carrying out project works to synthesize the technical concept and apply the knowledge of software across various platforms and fields of engineering.
  • To create interest for life-long learning to excel in higher studies and research.
  • To produce ethical engineers with adequate soft skill to exhibit professionalism in multi-disciplinary field.

Programme Outcomes (PO)

  • Engineering knowledge:
    Apply the knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering fundamentals, and an engineering specialization for the solution of complex engineering problems.
  • Problem Analysis:
    Identify, formulate, research literature, and analyze complex engineering problems reaching substantiated conclusions using first principles of mathematics, natural sciences, and engineering sciences.
  • Design/development of solutions:
    Design solutions for complex engineering problems and design system components or processes that meet the specified needs with appropriate consideration for public health and safety, and cultural, societal, and environmental considerations.
  • Use research -
    based knowledge and research methods including design of experiments, analysis and interpretation of data, and synthesis of information to provide valid conclusions.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Environment and sustainability
    Environment and sustainability: Able to understand the impact of the professional Engineering solutions in societal and environmental context, and demonstrate the knowledge of, and need for sustainable development.
  • Ethics
    Apply ethical principles and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of the engineering practice.
  • Individual and Team work
    Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse teams, and in multidisciplinary settings.
  • Communication
    Communicate effectively on complex engineering activities with the engineering community and with the 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.
  • 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
  • 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 Outcomes (PSO)

  • Apply the fundamentals of mathematics, science and basic engineering knowledge to analyze and implement electric and electronic circuits, transducers and measurement devices.
  • Apply appropriate techniques and tools to identify, formulate, design and analyze engineering problems in the field of electronics, instrumentation and process control.
  • Understand ethical issues, environmental impact and acquire managerial skills to communicate effectively in industry and society.


Being permanently affiliated to the Anna University, The Electronics and Instrumentation Department of Panimalar Engineering College follows the courses and syllabus prescribed by Anna University which focus on and provide in-depth studies in the following main stream topics:

  • Transducer Engineering
  • Digital Logic Circuits
  • Electronic Devices and Circuits
  • Linear Integrated Circuits and Applications
  • Electrical Measurements
  • Electrical Machines
  • Discrete Time Systems & Signal Processing
  • Microprocessor & Microcontroller
  • Control Systems
  • Power Electronics
  • Analytical Instruments
  • Industrial Instrumentation I
  • Modern Electronics Instrumentation
  • Process Control
  • Industrial Instrumentation II
  • Communication Engineering
  • Embedded Systems
  • Industrial Data Networks
  • Logic Distributed Control System
  • VLSI Design
  • Fiber Optics and Laser Instruments
  • Biomedical Instrumentation
  • Computer Control of Processes

Elective Courses

  • Power Plant Instrumentation
  • Microcontroller Based System Design
  • Operating Systems


Department Activites

Club Activities

The IMC (Intellectual Machine Club) student club dedicated to and promoting a dynamic machine learning community on Electronics and Instrumentation engineering department. We are passionate about exploring and applying the fields of machine intelligence to tackle real-world challenges. We hold project-based workshops, tutorials and events centered on topics of machine learning and data science.

Professional Society


Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE) is the leading National Professional non-profit making Society for the Technical Education System..

IEEE Chapter

IEEE Student branch was to provide global platform to inspire, enable, develop and support students as the future leaders of our profession…


1 Accenture 11 3,50,000
2 Amazon Development Centre (India) Pvt. Ltd 1 2,30,000
3 Emerson 1 3,30,000
4 Wipro 1 3,00,000
5 Hexaware Technologies 5 2,00,000
6 Hi Tech Calibration Services 2 2,06,720
7 Infosys 3 3,30,000
8 Johnson Controls 1 3,80,004
9 L & T Electrical & Automation 1 1,50,909
10 Neuro Tech 1 2,10,000
11 Precia Molen 1 2,15,000
12 Schneider Electric India Pvt. Ltd 2 3,25,000
13 Sutherland Global Services 5 2,40,000
14 TVS Next Step 5 2,05,000

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Department Library

The Department Library has separate from central and other libries which provides the staff and students latest informations in technical education research and development activities.

Dept Total No. of Volumes Total No. of Titles
Dept. of EIE. 1247 382

These Library subscribes 32936 National & International E-Journals including

  • IEEE
  • Springer
  • Elsevier
  • Mcgraw Hil
  • STM Journals

Journal In addition 4211 E-Books in all the fields of Engineering, Management, Basic Science and Humanities is the regular feature of our library. Every effort has been made to obtain all titles recommended by the faculty

Value Added Program

To bridge the gap between the academic and industry needs, value added courses are conducted regularly in our department. Value Added Course offered by our department:

  • Workshop on LABVIEW Programming
  • Workshop on PLC Programming
  • Workshop on MATLAB Programming
  • OOPS concept and its Application
  • Personality Development programs.
  • Mock Interview, Aptitude test, Group Discussion, Seminars

Question Bank - Academic Year 2023 - 24 (Even Semester)




GE8076 - Professional Ethics in Engineering (Professional Elective IV)



EI8079–Robotics and Automation (Professional Elective V)

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