Electrical and Communications Engineering
Electrical and Communications Engineering is a branch of Electrical Engineering. It deals with the application of mathematical and scientific principles to the design and development of electrical and electronic systems and their components which includes electrical power generation systems. Electrical Engineering basically deals with the study and application of electricity, electronics, and electromagnetism. The main areas of this field include Communications and Networking, Signal Processing, Microwave Engineering, Nanoelectronics and VLSI and Photonics. Communications engineering deals with the development and operation of communications technology which includes telecommunications and computer programming. The ECE engineers direct, control and look after the test production process, and ensures safety installation and proper functioning of the various mechanisms. The sub disciplines of this field are power, electronics, control, microelectronics, signal processing, telecommunications, instrumentation and computers.
Core subjects –Some of the core subjects of Electrical and Communication include electronics engineering, laser and optical engineering, telecommunications engineering, integrated circuit design to name a few.
Further Education – After completing BE or B. Tech in Electricals and Communication Engineering, you can opt for ME or M. Tech or research.
Job profiles – Some of the job profiles for ECE engineers are as follows:
Electronics and Communications Consultant
Network Planning Engineer
Research & Development Software Engineer
Field Test Engineer
Top recruiters – The sectors from which recruitments take place in this department include the following:
All India Radio
Bharat Electronics Limited
Post and Telegraph Department