Academic Programmes

An elaborate list of our research-oriented academic programmes

About the Electrical Engineering Program

The Electrical Engineering of Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology is a future enriched widely recognized BE program, known for its long and prolific history. The program is excelling since 1956 due to continuously contributing to outstanding academics, a rich legacy of alumni and cutting edge research initiatives. It is nationally and internationally accredited program where the graduates are prepared for a challenging and ever changing global environment.

By joining BE (Electrical Engineering), you will become part of an outstanding legacy and an enriching graduate program that will specialize you in highly sought after specialisations such as Data Analytics, Real Time Systems and Smart Electrical Networks. The wide range of courses are offered in the respective field of interest to enable you to explore and help build capacity and expertise in a phased manner. The courses on Machine Learning, Smart Grid and Electric Vehicles are integral to these disciplines. There are ongoing research projects of about Rs. 6.0 crores in these areas. The outcome based education with desirable outcomes in terms of knowledge, technical and soft skills, adopted for student centered learning, is well supported by state-of-art laboratories, field interactions, industrial internships, capstone projects, skill-development training and experiential learning.

The distinguished faculty, entrepreneurial ventures and start-ups incubated by Alumni shall be guiding the journey of graduates for the success. The Centre for Industrial Liaison and Placement invites the choicest companies to place the students at the forefront of the professional world. We are attracting about 85% placement with median salary of about 7.5 lakh in core and IT sector. Today, our graduates are leading various units in many prominent organizations such as Amazon, Apple, Google, Reliance Industries, EIL India, Samsung Engineering, Texas Instruments, ST Microelectronics, JP Morgan and Chase, Havells, Schneider Electric, SIEMENS, ABB, Philips, Indian Oil Corporation, Larson & Toubro (L&T), Procter & Gamble, Deloitte, Tata Motors, Maruti Suzuki Motors, Cap Gemini, Accenture, IBM, Infosys, TCS and many more premier industries.

State-of-art Laboratories

  • Power Electronics
  • Electric Drives
  • Power System Protection
  • Renewable Energy Systems
  • Real time systems

Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)

  • Demonstrate a high level of technical expertise in Electrical Engineering profession with effective communication and management skills.
  • Continue their intellectual development for life-long learning by pursuing higher education.
  • Achieve leadership roles by serving the society as ethical and responsible professionals.

Program Specific Outcomes (PSOs)

  • To apply knowledge of mathematics, sciences and professional subjects to formulate, interpret and analyse problems appropriate to Electrical Engineering
  • To employ appropriate engineering techniques, skills, tools and research based knowledge to accomplish electrical engineering and engage in life- long learning

Program Outcomes (POs)

  • Engineering knowledge: Apply the knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering fundamentals, and an engineering specialization to the solution of complex engineering problems.
  • Problem analysis: Identify, formulate, review research literature, and analyze complex engineering problems reaching substantiated conclusions using first principles of mathematics, natural sciences, and engineering sciences.
  • Design/development of solutions: Design solutions for complex engineering problems and design system components or processes that meet the specified needs with appropriate consideration for the public health and safety, and the cultural, societal, and environmental considerations.
  • Conduct investigations of complex problems: Use research-based knowledge and research methods including design of experiments, analysis and interpretation of data, and synthesis of the information to provide valid conclusions.
  • Modern tool usage: Create, select, and apply appropriate techniques, resources, and modern engineering and IT tools including prediction and modeling to complex engineering activities with an understanding of the limitations.
  • The engineer and society: Apply reasoning informed by the contextual knowledge to assess societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to the professional engineering practice.
  • Environment and sustainability: Understand the impact of the professional engineering solutions in societal and environmental contexts, and demonstrate the knowledge of, and need for sustainable development.
  • Ethics: Apply ethical principles and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of the engineering practice.
  • Individual and team work: Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse teams, and in multidisciplinary settings.
  • Communication: Communicate effectively on complex engineering activities with the engineering community and with society at large, such as, being able to comprehend and write effective reports and design documentation, make effective presentations, and give and receive clear instructions.
  • Project management and finance: Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the engineering and management principles and apply these to one’s own work, as a member and leader in a team, to manage projects and in multidisciplinary environments.
  • Life-long learning: Recognize the need for, and have the preparation and ability to engage in independent and life-long learning in the broadest context of technological change.

Course Structural Scheme

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About the Electronics (Instrumentation and Control) Program

Programme emphasis is on creating highly competent engineers who would be able to contribute in designing, developing, installing, managing and maintaining instruments for measurement, control and automation. The core subjects are industrial instrumentation, process control, bio-medical instrumentation and signal processing.

After completion of semester V (3rd year) of the programme, you have a choice to choose one out of the three specialization in the programme by choosing the courses in electives offered and get certification for the same. Focus areas (specializations in programme) include.

  • Industrial Automation
  • Biomedical Instrumentation
  • Smart Systems

Updated curriculum in line with industry needs and outcome based education. The curriculum and pedagogy include

  • Experiential learning through capstone project and other activities which engages students in critical thinking, problem solving and decision making in contexts that are relevant to engineering.
  • 6 months internship focused on carrying out projects and problem solving.

Placements in prestigious companies.

Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)

  • To demonstrate a high degree of technical expertise in Electronics (Instrumentation and Control) Engineering profession with effective communication and management skills.
  • To pursue higher education to continue their intellectual development for life-long learning.
  • To achieve leadership roles in multidisciplinary teams, thereby serving the society as ethical and conscientious professionals.

Program Specific Outcomes (PSOs)

  • To apply knowledge of mathematics, sciences and professional subjects to formulate, interpret and analyse problems appropriate to Electronics (Instrumentation and Control) Engineering
  • To employ appropriate engineering techniques, skills, tools and research based knowledge to realize Electronics (Instrumentation and Control) Engineering systems and engage in life- long learning.

Program Outcomes (POs)

  • Engineering knowledge: Apply the knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering fundamentals, and an engineering specialization to the solution of complex engineering problems.
  • Problem analysis: Identify, formulate, review research literature, and analyze complex engineering problems reaching substantiated conclusions using first principles of mathematics, natural sciences, and engineering sciences.
  • Design/development of solutions: Design solutions for complex engineering problems and design system components or processes that meet the specified needs with appropriate consideration for the public health and safety, and the cultural, societal, and environmental considerations.
  • Conduct investigations of complex problems: Use research-based knowledge and research methods including design of experiments, analysis and interpretation of data, and synthesis of the information to provide valid conclusions.
  • Modern tool usage: Create, select, and apply appropriate techniques, resources, and modern engineering and IT tools including prediction and modeling to complex engineering activities with an understanding of the limitations.
  • The engineer and society: Apply reasoning informed by the contextual knowledge to assess societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to the professional engineering practice.
  • Environment and sustainability: Understand the impact of the professional engineering solutions in societal and environmental contexts, and demonstrate the knowledge of, and need for sustainable development.
  • Ethics: Apply ethical principles and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of the engineering practice.
  • Individual and team work: Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse teams, and in multidisciplinary settings.
  • Communication: Communicate effectively on complex engineering activities with the engineering community and with society at large, such as, being able to comprehend and write effective reports and design documentation, make effective presentations, and give and receive clear instructions
  • Project management and finance: Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the engineering and management principles and apply these to one’s own work, as a member and leader in a team, to manage projects and in multidisciplinary environments.
  • Life-long learning: Recognize the need for, and have the preparation and ability to engage in independent and life-long learning in the broadest context of technological change.

Course Structural Scheme

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International Biomedical Engineering Program with University of Toledo, USA

Admissions through JEE and NEET

Biomedical Engineering is the fastest growing engineering that deals with medicine, education, and human quality of life issues. It is an interdisciplinary field that integrates scientific principles of physics, chemistry biology and mathematics with the other conventional engineering fields (e.g. mechanical, electrical, chemical, and computer engineering) and new breakthrough methods developed in recent years.

Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology (TIET) Patiala offers an International Biomedical Engineering Program (BME) from the session 2019-20. The institute has signed an MOU with University of Toledo (UT), USA https://www.utoledo.edu/engineering/bioengineering/. This is a joint program between Electrical and Instrumentation Engineering Department, TIET Patiala and Bioengineering Department, University of Toledo, USA. The students under 2+2 program will get a degree from Univ. of Toledo.

In line with its mission to provide world-class educational experience by incorporating global best practices in its format, TIET through its Center for International Relations announces a credit transfer International Engineering programme with University of Toledo, Ohio, USA. This unique program is designed to give students an international experience, prepare them for professional careers, and expose them to the state of the art facilities and cutting-edge research in the fields of biomedical engineering. The program accentuation on engineering and entrepreneurship designed for students planning to move straightforwardly into the industry/research organization after completing the program. The primary focus of the program is on the development of medical devices and its functional application in the creation of new and novel healthcare devices.

Salient Features

Undergraduate degree from USA University

This is a joint program between Electrical and Instrumentation Engineering Department, TIET Patiala and Bioengineering Department, University of Toledo (UT), USA, in which students can study 2 years at TIET and 2 years at UT and will get an undergraduate degree in Bioengineering from UT.

Affordable Fee Structure

In this program, the student will pay fees at TIET for the first two years of the program. For years 3 and 4, eligible students will pay the relevant UT fee for the course of study. By choosing this approach the student will pay substantially lower fees than their international counterparts who opt for a four-year program at UT. The students accepted at UT will also get a scholarship of $8500 per year based on CGPA obtained at the end of 2nd year at TIET for years 3 and 4(based on the performance of year 3) of their study at UT. During their study at UT the students will go three paid Co-operatives (Co-Op) in industry and the average Co-Op stipend is $6000 per Co-Op.

Real-World Experience

Get ready to contribute to the work/job from day one. Our program graduates benefit from hands-on experiences from Co-operatives (Co-Op) to senior design projects. Three Co-Op is compulsory for each student to get a degree from UT and that will facilitate the students to move straightforwardly into the industry/research organization after completing the program.

Undergraduate Research Opportunities

Plenty of our program faculties doing research in the field of biomedical engineering, therefore, students have research opportunities that will expose them to advanced technologies and hands-on training.

MS degree in 5 years

Our unique relationship with Toledo University would help students to earn an MS in Bioengineering from Toledo University in just five year’s time, subject to meeting the required academic requirements of UT.

Placement

This unique program provides an opportunity for the students to tap the resources and expertise available in the USA and as a result, the students have higher chances of good employment. The average placement of the Bioengineering program at UT is $60000 per annum.

Admission Criteria

Through NEET and JEE (Mains) with both PCM (Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics) and PCB (Physics, Chemistry and Biology) students eligible for admission.

Program Educational Objectives

  • Demonstrate technical competence in identifying, assessing and implementing creative, viable, cost-effective solutions in environmental, food, biochemical and biomedical engineering and technology.
  • Graduates will be excellent professionals by enhancing their innovative biomedical engineering learning techniques to address global challenges and be a successful entrepreneur in developing field-related jobs.
  • Prepare students who are able to work efficiently in collaborative and multidisciplinary environments that uphold professional and ethical values, or pursue higher education or research.

Career Opportunities

The number of jobs in the biomedical engineering field has exploded. Employers love biomedical engineers graduates for their breadth of knowledge and hands-on Co-Op (Co-operative Education) and laboratory experience.

Some of the Biomedical Engineers employers are:

  • Medical device manufacturers
  • Pharmaceutical companies
  • Regulatory agencies
  • Medical research institutions

Probable Recruiters

  • GE Medical System
  • Thorlabs
  • New Port
  • Amira
  • Philips Electronics Ltd.- Medical Division
  • Siemens
  • Nikon
  • Lica
  • National Instruments
  • Texas Instruments
  • Aditiya Imaging
  • Samsung
  • Olympus

Optical Coherence Tomography

Course Structural Scheme

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About M.E. Power Systems Program

The postgraduate program in Power Systems is started in Electrical and Instrumentation Department in the year 2006. The Electrical Engineering programs of the department are accredited by National (NBA) and international (ABET) boards. By joining this program, the students will have opportunity to specialize in the most sought after disciplines through electives namely; Real time Systems, Smart grids, Renewable Energy, High Voltage technology, intelligent algorithms etc. To encourage the students in research based program in Power Systems, the institute offers a stipend of Rs 5000/month in addition to AICTE scholarship to GATE qualified students and Rs. 10,000/month to non-GATE students. The M.E. (Power Systems) program offers an opportunity for one year industry internship, which helps the students to enhance research and academic skills and further provides an opportunity to get pre-placement offer. The placement office extends the support to invite slots for one year internship in various MNCs R&D organisations and IITs. In previous years, the students got the opportunity to work for their internships in C.G. Power, Savita Oil technologies, Tata Motors, LG Electronics, IIT Mandi, Azure Power, Stryker global technology etc.. The graduates of the program are well placed in various PSUs, Power grid, regional electricity board, Energy Efficiency board, and MNCs like Tata Motors, TCS, Reliance, LG Electronics, IBM, L & T, Metro, Siemens India, CPRI, Maruti Suzuki, Punj Lloyd, Samsung Engineering, Philips, Infosys, Wipro technologies etc. Further, few students got an opportunity to pursue their research carrier in various IITs.

Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)

  • Apply and exchange high level of technical expertise in Electrical Power System Engineering and allied profession with effective communication and management skills
  • Continue their intellectual and professional development by seeking knowledge and to involve in fostering innovative activities for the sustainable development to improve the quality of life.

Program Outcomes

  • An ability to independently carry out research/investigation and development work to solve practical problems
  • An ability to write and present a substantial technical report/document
  • Students should be able to demonstrate a degree of mastery over the area as per the specialization of the program. The mastery should be at a level higher than the requirements in the appropriate bachelor program

Course Scheme

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About the Electronics Instrumentation and Control Program

The Department of Electrical and Instrumentation Engineering established in 1956 at Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology started the program of Master’s in Engineering in Electronic Instrumentation and Control in the year 2003. The program is designed exclusively on 1+1 pattern with one year course work and one year project (either as internship with industry or as research work in TIET). This helps the students helps the students to enhance research and academic skills and further provides an opportunity to get pre-placement offer. The Institute offers Rs 5000/month in addition to AICTE scholarship for GATE qualified students. To encourage the higher studies for non GATE qualified students, we offer Rs 10,000/month.

Our students have done successfully done their internship in MNCs like C.G. Power, Stryker global technology etc. The students of program have been placed in MNCs like Stryker global technology, Maruti R&D etc. Further, few students got an opportunity to pursue research carrier in various institutes of international repute like EPFL Switzerland.

Programme Educational Objectives

  • To have successful career in Electronic Instrumentation & Control Engineering or other related fields and shall be able to work with inter-disciplinary groups in industry, research and professional organizations.
  • To develop capabilities in experimental/theoretical/simulation based research methods, analysis of data, and drawing relevant conclusions for scholarly writing and presentation.

Program Specific Outcomes

  • To acquire knowledge of various aspects of electronic instrumentation and control and able to solve the research problems of core area.
  • Attain proficiency in technical report writing and presentation to enhance the employability.

Program Outcomes

  • An ability to independently carry out research /investigation and development work to solve practical problems
  • An ability to write and present a substantial technical report/document
  • Students should be able to demonstrate a degree of mastery over the area as per the specialization of the program. The mastery should be at a level higher than the requirements in the appropriate bachelor program

Course Structural Scheme

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Department is going to start a new undergraduate programme in Electrical & Computer Engineering wef July 2020.
The objective to start this program is to offer a sustainable program with diversification towards current technological breakthroughs in the area of Electrical Engineering.
Due to paradigm shift and prevailing industry 4.0 guidelines, there is a continuous demand from industry to prepare graduates with a blend of knowledge and skills in Electrical and Computer related specialisation.
The program structure has been designed in such a way that the students will have an opportunity to focus on the areas like Smart Infrastructure (Electric grid, SCADA, IoT solutions), Energy Systems and Transportation, Flexible and secure Storage, Real-Time Computation, Algorithms and Data Science.