The Department of Electrical Engineering is one of the core Department of the Institute. The Department has highly qualified faculty members drawn from the premier Institutions of the Country. The Department has been a pioneer in imparting Long Term and Short-Term Training Programmes in the broad areas of Electrical, Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering mitigating the needs of the Polytechnic, Engineering and Pharmacy College teachers of the Eastern region in particular and the Country in general. The committed faculty members of the Department are actively involved in research both in the emerging area of Technology and pedagogy encompassing the frontier areas of Electrical Drives, Measurement and Instrumentation, Medical Electronics, Micro controllers, PLCs, Control Systems and Innovative Research in Technical Education in addition to rendering consultancy services to the Technical Institutions of the Country and handling various educational projects supported by Industries, Governments and International bodies.
From the Academic Year 2005 – 2006, Department has started a full time M.Tech. programme on Mechatronics Engineering to cater the growing demand of the Automation Industries.