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Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering

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EEE Department was formed by merging the then existing Electrical Engineering and Electronics Engineering departments in 1969-70. Prior to this the degree programme in Electrical Engineering was started way back in 1946 when Birla College of Engineering was established and Master’s programme leading to the degree of M.Sc. (Tech) Electronics was offered in the year 1955.The institute restructured the  M.E. programmes in the year 1988-89 with programme in Electronics & Control and programme degree in Microelectronics. The Department has also introduced M.E. programmes in Communication Engineering, Embedded Systems and Electrical-Power Electronics and Drives.

The Instrumentation programme was started in the year 1973 with the nomenclature of M.Sc. (Tech) Instrumentation as a two-year degree programme after the first degree. Later on in the year 1979-80 this programme was restructured as a 4-year integrated first degree programme with the same nomenclature. The nomenclature got changed in the year 1993 when it was renamed as B.E.(Hons) Instrumentation. Owing to the importance of electronics and its role in instrumentation, the degree was renamed as B.E. (Hons) Electronics and Instrumentation in the year 1998-99.

These Departments have earned a very high reputation in the country for the various degree programmes offered and also have established collaborative linkages with many institutions in the country and also with some of the universities abroad. The Government of India has also established a Technology Business Incubator Cell in the area of Microelectronics and Embedded System at the Institute with the active involvement of the faculty members of the Departments. The Department is striving to become a center of excellence in the field of Microelectronics, VLSI & related emerging areas by producing professionals who excel in Innovation, Entrepreneurship, Creativity and Management.

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Our faculty have extensive experience in industry, research as well as teaching. Our strength is a reflection of their skills, innovation and drive. Our staff members typically have a high sense of purpose and derive great meaning from working together to ensure BITS Pilani's academic and research excellence is well supported
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The Department of Electrical & Electronics/Instrumentation carries out research in areas such as Microelectronics and VLSI Design, Embedded systems, Power electronics and drives etc..
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There are courses for Integrated first degree, Higher degree and PhD Levels. These courses are designed for the overall growth of the students.
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Students Corner

This section describes the brief overview of the student related information which includes guideline for thesis/project work, their awards/achievements, and research/travel grant sponsored by Prof. L.K. Maheshwari Foundation.
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This section describes the recent faculty and students achievements, events, and activities of the department. 

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Student Award Function for 2022 final year students

EEE department BITS Pilani, Pilani campus organized the Student Award Function for its final year students. The Best Graduating Student Award and the Best Girl Graduating Student Award, both sponsored by Prof. L.K. Maheshwari Foundation was bagged by Mr. Arsalan Malik and Ms. Reva Teotia, respectively. Prof. K.E. Raman Award for the Best E & I Graduating Student sponsored by Prof. Laksh Samavedam went to Mr. Aryan Devrani. Prof. Sudhirkumar V Barai, Director BITS Pilani, Pilani campus, and Prof. Navneet Gupta, HoD, EEE Department did the honors.

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