The Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering was started in the year 1977, has carved a niche for itself by offering the most competent instructional programme to the students. TKM College of Engineering is one of the pioneers in introducing the Bachelor Program in Electronics and Communication Engineering in Kerala. The department currently offers a B. Tech. programme in Electronics and Communication Engineering with an intake of 120 students in 2 batches and one M. Tech programme in Communication System with an intake of 18 students. The department is currently NBA accredited for the year 2019- 2022. The department offers a unique blend of expertise in all the thrust areas of Electronics & Communication area. It is envisaged that such a vision can be achieved through generating highly trained students capable of integrating research and development in electronics field. International Students from Tanzania, Nepal are graduates from this Department. The department has been consistently producing illustrious graduates who occupy prestigious positions in Industrial, Academic, Defense and Research fields across India and abroad. The ECE department has industrial linkage with the leading organizations such as Tata Elxsi, Tata Consultancy Services, Network Systems Private Limited (NEST), Analog devices, BSNL, Quest Global, to carry out research, consultancy works and internships programs. The department is an approved research center and currently has 24 research scholars for Ph.D. programme.
The department has well experienced faculty with postgraduate and doctoral qualifications from prestigious institutions with many international and national publications to their credit. They work with zeal to provide a vibrant and optimum learning environment for their students. Dr. T. A. Shahul Hameed, Professor of our department has a patent under his flag. The performance of our students in University examinations, Indian Engineering services, GATE, CAT and other competetive examinations show a good number of students placed in reputed industries. . Our students regularly figure among the rank holders of the University and their participation in national and international conferences are exceptional.
The department has well equipped laboratories, computing facilities and a department library with around 3000 volumes of books, subscribed journals and technical magazines. The ECE association of the department organizes various technical programmes related to academics and personality development including national seminars, paper presentations and workshops in the state of the art technologies.