Started in the year 1981, the ECE department became autonomous in 2003 and evolved as a constituent department in GITAM Institute of Technology, GITAM (Deemed to be University) from 2007. The vision of the department is to excel in education by imparting quality teaching and research to meet the challenges in Electronics and Communication Engineering. The department has highly qualified faculty with high retention and varied specializations. It is well equipped with State-of-Art Laboratories. Students experience holistic learning with the help of Personality Development /Soft Skills training, Mini Projects, Design Practice, Foreign Languages, Industrial Training & Internship, Professional Ethics & Human Values. Students pass out from this department with good placements and progression statistics. The department is offering a Four-year undergraduate course in ECE and four MTech Programmes in the specializations of VLSI Design, Radio Frequency & Microwave engineering, Digital Systems and Signal processing and Electronics Design and Technology (with CDAC, Hyderabad).