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Department of Electrical Engineering

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.



To emerge as a centre of excellence in electrical engineering education and research in promoting sustainable development


 M1. To impart quality education in electrical engineering with focus on continual improvement
 M2. To promote research and innovation in the field of electrical engineering
 M3. To nurture scientific temperament, professional ethics and entrepreneurship among students
 M4. To inspire the students to actively engage  in solving societal and environmental  problems by applying their technical knowledge


 PEO1:  To build a strong foundation so that the students can pursue higher studies and research.
 PEO2:  To develop problem solving skills among students  so that they can tackle any problems in their professional life and imbibe life-long learning.
 PEO3:  To impart technological knowledge and enhance soft skills so that the students can adapt to the dynamic job scenario.
 PEO4:  To develop life skills and overall personality of students by instilling values such as discipline, ethics, sense of responsibility and respect to the law.
 PEO5:  To inculcate among students the spirit of entrepreneurship by collaborating with industry.
 PEO6:  To engage students in projects and activities relevant to solving societal and environmental problems.


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.