Department of Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Science Department of Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Science Indian Institute of Science


The department of Electrical Engineering at Indian Institute of Science offers a vibrant environment for postgraduate education and research in Electrical Engineering. Established in 1911, it is one of the first few departments at IISc. The vision of the department is to provide the leadership to enable India's excellence in the field of Electrical Engineering. The department is committed to advancement of the frontiers of knowledge in Electrical Engineering and to provide the students with a stimulating and rewarding learning experience.

The department is currently engaged in research in many areas of Electrical Engineering including Power Systems, Energy Studies, Power Electronics, Electrical Drives, High Voltage engineering, Signal Processing, Image Processing and Multimedia, Biomedical Imaging, Machine Learning, Pattern Recognition, etc.

The department admits students for 2-year ME programs as well as research programs leading to Ph.D. and M. Sc.(Engg) degrees.

The department is recognized as a Center for Advanced Studies in Electrical Engineering by University Grants Commission.

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  • Two DeitY sponsored Visvesvaraya PhD fellowships are available starting in the academic year 2015-2016, exclusively for students choosing to work in speech processing. One of them will work in the MILE lab and the other in the SPECTRUM Lab
  • Prof. A.G. Ramakrishnan has taken charge as the Chairman of the Department w.e.f 22nd April 2015
  • Dr. Gurunath Gurrala has joined the depart- -ment as Assistant Professor w.e.f march 27, 2015.
  • PhD Student Mr.Shiva Kumar H R received the Gandhian Young Technological Innovation (GYTI) Award 2015
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