Training/Workshop – Electronics and Communication Engineering

Training/Workshop – Electronics and Communication Engineering

Faculty Development Programme on Open Source Tools for Engineering Applications:Hands on Training is scheduled from 22nd to 26th August 2022. Sponsored by KTU and organised by Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, MCET.

About The Course

The program provides an opportunity to understand the significance of open source tools such as Scilab & Python for engineering applications. It also provides hands-on training in signal processing and communication engineering areas using Scilab & Python. This program also enables faculty members to conduct various theory and laboratory courses in different branches of engineering.

Course Contents
  • Introduction to Open Source Tools, Scilab & its applications.
  • Introduction to DSP/DFT/IDFT and Hands-on using Scilab.
  • FFT/Butterfly Diagram/ Filter Design and Hands-on using Scilab.
  • Introduction to Base Band Digital Communication/ISI and Hands-on using Scilab.
  • Eye Diagram/BPSK/QPSK and Hands-on using Scilab.
  • Channel Coding Techniques and Hands-on using Python.
  • Course Outcome
At the end of the couse, the participants will be able to:
  • understand the significance of Open Source Tools, Scilab & its applications.
  • study the applications of Scilab in signal processing domain.
  • acquire knowledge on the use of Scilab in communication techniques.
  • familiarize with the implementation of speech processing in Python.
  • learn channel coding techniques using Python.
Add-on Course

Add-on courses ensure practical training, in its quality, quantum and modalities of organization in skill-oriented manner and aim at the development of marketable skills for entrepreneurship development and empowerment of the students. These job-oriented courses are designed to equip the students to face the emerging challenges in the job market.

Other Activities

The department conducts add on courses, ECE association (SPECTRA) activities and Expert Talks for upskilling the students. Industrial visits and study tours are also organized. The students are encouraged and supported to present research papers in International conferences. The department jointly organizes PRABANDH – The National Educational Seminar, which is a platform for the post-graduation students to present their research projects. All these activities will enable to students to be employable in diverse fields.


The Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering has successfully conducted a Faculty Development Programme on “Deep Learning and Neural Networks”sponsored by APJ Abdul KalamTechnological University (KTU). The FDP was conducted from 5th July to 9th July, 2021 in online mode.

The program was inaugurated by Dr.Jiji C V, Principal, College of Engineering Trivandrum and has shared his thoughts and ideas about the trends and development in the field of Communication through Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning.Dr. S Sheela,Principal MCET delivered the welcome address.Dr.AshalathaThampuran Executive Director,MCET delivered the presidential address.Dr. S Shabu,Convenor, HOD,Department of ECE gave a brief introduction on theFaculty Development Programme on “Deep Learning and Neural Networks”.Prof. Sandhya S, Coordinator, FDP proposed vote of thanks. More than 80 faculty members from various KTU affiliated Engineering colleges participated in the FDP.

The participants got Hands-on sessions from the eminent resource persons which was very beneficial for beginners as well as research scholars in the field of Machine learning and Deep learning.

Sessions were handled by the following resource persons

Dr.AjeeshRamanujan, (Assistant Professor, Department of CSE, College of Engineering, Trivandrum) gave an “overview on Deep Learning and Neural Networks”.

Dr.Lizy Abraham (Dean, Research and consultancy, LBS Institute of Technology for Women, Poojappura) gave an informative session on “Open CV basics and Deep Learning with Open CV with Hands-ON”.

Prof.Siju K S (Associate Professor, Saintgits College of Engineering, Kottayam) gave an interactive and hands-on session on “Neural Networks”.

Prof.SumodSundar (Assistant Professor, Centre for Artificial Intelligence, TKM College of Engineering, Kollam) gave a brainstorming session on “Deep Neural Networks and DL-CNN”.

Prof.Nithin Prince John (Assistant Professor, Saintgits College of Engineering Kottayam), gave an icebreaking session about the world of Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Deep Learning. He also shared an insightful session on “Training and deploying Machine Learning models on Edge devices with HANDS-ON training”.


Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning 16 -20 July 2018


The Department organizes a national conference every year for P G students, a technical festival every year for UG students and jointly conducts a symposium every three years.


To improve the employability of students in diverse fields, Add on courses in the following fields are provided.

  • IoT Embedded Systems
  • Computer Hardware Maintenance
  • Robotics

“Information Security & Cyber Laws” inaugurated by Mr. Madhavan Sukumaran, Chief Information Security Officer, SunTec Business Solutions Ltd, Trivandrum – 26th August 2017.

“Management as the higher studies option” by Dr. Thomas Joseph, former Professor of Strategy and International Business, IIM Udaypur – 9th November 2017.

“Android app Development” by Ms. Rajasree T.P., Head- Kerala division, Be Positive for Skilling Pvt. Ltd, Trivandrum – 19th March 2018.

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