The Electrical Engineering Branch established its roots in Assam Engineering College in 1957, as the second functioning branch. The branch offers Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.) degree and has an annual intake of 90 students. Experienced professors and lecturers strengthen the department, which creates a healthy environment with student-teacher ratio of 5:1. The curriculum of the department is mainly oriented to cater the needs of IT- Industry, Software Controlled Heavy and Light Electrical and Power Systems. The Department also offers post graduate courses in Electric Energy Systems and Control & Instrumentation.
The training in Basic Electrical Engineering is given in B. E. E. lab. The machine lab imparts training in operation of all electrical machines . Besides this, the department has various labs in Linear Electronics, Digital System, Microprocessors , Measurement and Instrumentation.The Computer Lab is equipped with latest processor based numerous computers which run on upgraded System Software, Application Software with Internet facility. The computers are networked (LAN) with other departments to work in coordination.
Enlisted below are the major companies and producers of India where our Alumni's have made a place for themselves: Wipro, Oil India Ltd., Oil and Natural Gas Corporation, Reliance, Siemens, Bharat Heavy Electrical Ltd., TATA Infosys, TATA Consultancy Services, National Power Grid, NEEPCO, Indian Oil Corporation, Numaligarh Refineries Ltd. and State Electricity Board.
The curriculum of department . includes various fields like Circuit Theory, Linear and Applied Electronics, Electrical Machines, Digital Systems, Control System, Circuit Theory, Instrumentation, Microprocessor, Communication Engineering, Industrial Drives and Control.
Major Areas of Focus
System Optimization, Optical Fibre Technology, Remote Sensing & Telemetry, Expert Systems, Sensors, Computer Networks, Signal Processing & System, Modeling & Simulation, Artificial Intelligence & Fuzzy Logics, Logistics & High Speed Computation, Operation Research, Reliability Engineering, Non- Conventional Energy Sources , Illumination Engineering, Image Processing.