The department receives grants from Govt. of Karnataka and offers an undergraduate program B.E, Electrical and Electronics, with a sanctioned intake of 60. The department is NBA Accredited under Tier I of Washington Accord and has a Student Faculty Ratio of 14.8:1.The department offers M.Tech, program in Power Electronics which started in 1991 with a sanctioned intake of 18 which is also NBA Accredited. It has a research Centre under VTU since 2003. It is a recognized AICTE QIP Research Centre since 2012, AICTE NDF (National Doctoral Fellowship Scheme) Research centre since 2018. The number of awarded Ph.Ds till date is 11 and currently 15 research scholars are pursuing their research in various domains. The department has dedicated faculty with a wide spectrum of specialization such as, Power Systems, Power Electronics and Drives, Renewable Energy, HVDC, Power Quality, Nano Technology, High Voltage and Insulation Diagnostics and Phase Change Memory Materials.
Facilitating the development of competent professionals capable of adapting to the constantly changing global scenario in the field of Electrical Sciences.
Impart quality technical education and encourage research in the field of Electrical Sciences.
Empower every individual to develop as a professional with an ability to apply his/her knowledge and skills to adapt to the evolving technological requirements of society.
Sanctioned Intake: 60
Status of the Department: Grant in Aid VTU Recognized R & D Centre
Laboratories: Machine Lab-I, Machine Lab-II, High Voltage Lab, Electrical Measurement & Micro-Processor Lab, Power Electronics Lab and Computer Lab
Other Facilities: Department Library'