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M.Sc Electronics

Students undertaking the M.Sc. program in Electronics at Mount Carmel College are trained to explore and acquire an in-depth understanding of the episteme – Electronics. By putting in a conscious effort to impart knowledge about the field by reputed professors and lecturers, this program is designed to foster a culture wherein students’ talent is amplified with knowledge, technical training and guidance. Through rigorous evaluation patterns, our students are encouraged to put their skills to use and venture into the field of Electronics by enhancing their critical thinking abilities and sensibilities. On acquiring knowledge of the qualitative and quantitative techniques as well as gaining an in-depth understanding of the field, Graduates of this degree will be able to demonstrate their skills in Digital signal processing, Embedded Systems, VLSI Design, VHDL/Verilog Programming, Instrumentation, Microwaves and Antennas, Nanoelectronics, Control System Design, Artificial Intelligence and Robotics. The Curricular and Extracurricular activities are designed in a way to ensure that the students receive a holistic understanding through the curriculum. The following recognitions stand testimony to our efforts: Department is Recognized as Star Department under CPE since 2005 Recognized as Research Centre by IGNOU since 2009 Recognized as Research Centre by Bangalore University since 2014 Recognized Department under Star College scheme by DBT since 2016

Head of Department

Ms. Hasitha K Associate Professor, M.Sc., M.Phil., (Ph.D.).


  • The Department envisions to impart a career-oriented education for women empowerment.


  • To impart a firm theoretical foundation together with excellent practical training
  • To bridge the gap between academics and industry
Each semester comprises of 4 core courses and 2 allied courses. In addition to this an Internship, Community Development Program, and Project in the final semester will be conducted.

Eligibility Criteria for admission

  • A candidate seeking admission to this program must have passed B.Sc. with Physics, Mathematics, Electronics as core subjects, B.Sc. with Computer Science, Mathematics, Electronics as core subjects, B.Sc. (Hons) in Electronics, Physics, or Applied Physical Sciences, B.Sc. (Hons) in Electronics and Instrumentation, or a Bachelor of Engineering (ECE,EEE,TCE,EI) with at least 50% marks in aggregate.
  • Provisional admission will be done for candidates based on marks obtained up to V/VII Semester.

Scope of the Course

  • The students would have been well-equipped with the skills with which they can enter into any software/hardware companies related to Biomedical Instrumentation, VLSI, Nanoelectronics, Signal Processing, Embedded Systems, Optical Fiber Communication, etc.
  • Students can enter into teaching field as lecturers in PU and Undergraduate Colleges.
  • Students can involve in research activities in the department leading to a Ph.D. program as the department is recognized as a research center under IGNOU.
Each semester there will be a Continuous Assessment Test (two internal tests, seminars and assignment with 30% of weightage) and one End Semester Examination with a Theory and Practical Exam (70% of weightage)
Semester Course Title
I Electronic Devices + Lab
Network Analysis& Control Systems
Power Electronics + Lab
Digital Electronics and VHDL Programming + Lab
Signals and Systems
Python Programming
II Embedded systems and PIC Microcontroller + Lab
Advanced Communication + Lab
Electronic Instrumentation and Biomedical Instrumentation +Lab
VLSI Design and Systems
Research Methodology
Community Development Programme
III Advanced Wireless Communication
Digital Signal Processing + lab
Microwaves and Antenna Theory
Machine Learning
ARM Processor
Consumer Electronics
IV IoT and Cyber Security
Digital Image Processing + Lab
Embedded Systems Design / Wireless Communication
Project / Viva Voce

Memorandum of Understandings

Department of Electronics, Mount Carmel College Autonomous signed MoUs with the following organizations to enable Industry-Academia collaborations. This involves the development of innovative academic resources, protection of Intellectual property rights, setting up of innovation labs in the college campus, conducting faculty development programs, training programs, internships, research projects, and training the students in the automation industry, printed circuit board design and fabrication, etc.:

Sl.No.Name of the Organization Signed MoUDate
1Edgate Technologies Pvt. Ltd (Texas Instruments India University Program)28thMay 2019
2National Law School of India University, Bangalore24thJanuary 2019
3Prolific Systems and Technologies Pvt. Ltd10thAugust 2018
4Fortune Electronics Pvt. Ltd12th April 2014
5Sparsha Technologies Pvt. Ltd8th January 2014

Major workshops/Seminars conducted by the department during last three years

Sl.No.Name of the workshop/SeminarAssociated Industry/OrganizationDate
1Two days workshop on “Introduction to PYTHON and Raspberry – pi Programming”Dept. of Electronics, Bangalore University13th and 14th August 2018

Two days workshop on

“Programmable logic controllers (PLC)”

PROLIFIC SYSTEMS Bangalore17th and 18th September 2018
3Inspire 2018DST and other labs22nd to 27th October 2018
4IEEE I Know WorkshopIEEE student chapter IISc3rd December 2018
5Two days workshop on PLC and SCADADBT and PROLIFIC SYSTEMS1st and 2nd March 2019
6“Advanced Embedded System Design & IoT using TI Tools”Under Texas Instruments University Program in association with EdGate Technologies Pvt Ltd Bangalore.25th to 30th November 2019
7Two days workshop on “Introduction to PYTHON and Raspberry – pi Programming”Dept. of Electronics, Bangalore University22nd and 24th Feb 2020
8Two days webinar on “Role of Electronics in Combat against Covid-19”Robert Bosch Pvt.Ltd, Dishi Systems Pvt.Ltd, Edgate Technology pvt.Ltd17th and 18th June 2020

Industrial Visits

Sl.No.Name of the Industry visitedYear
1Hindustan Aeronautics Limited, Bangalore2017
2National Aerospace Laboratories, Bangalore2017
3CeNSE, IISc, Bamgalore2017
4Bharath Electronics Limited, Bangalore2018
5Indian Space Research Organization, Bangalore2018
6Philips India, Bangalore2018
7M/S Royco Fastners, Puducherry2019

Noted Alumni of the Department

NameCurrently working atDesignation
Dr. Nazia FathimaCentre for Nano Science and Engineering (CeNSE), Indian Institute of Science.Research Associate and Post Doctoral Fellow.
Vasudha ChandrashekarGhent University, BelgiumPh.D. Student
Himangi SrivastavaMississippi State University, USAPh.D. Student
Sindhu P AithalLa Trobe University, AustraliaM.S. Student
Deepa XavierIndian Institute of Technology MadrasSRF
Tanya DuttaCISCOSenior Engineer
Vinisha VincentCISCOSenior Engineer
Shilna ShasheendranDELLData Science Advisor
Reena PradhanDELLData Science Advisor
Sahana RIPexcelPatent Drafting Manager
Aishwarya KumaiCognizant technology solutionsCyber security Specialist
Zaiba FathimaANSR GlobalConsultant
Sharanya HBYJU’S (think and learn Pvt. ltd.)Learning and development specialist
D. Shanthi SreeFlipkartSupport Engineer
Sheetal V KCognizantProgrammer Trainee
Namratha N KulkarniCognizant(on site project: Google)Quality Analyst
Kruthika SriramAmazonRetail Associate – CMT
Anaswara AnilOasis international schoolFaculty
Angelina PopeHarmanEngineer
Bhavyashree M RBPE Biotree Consultant
Aishwarya GirirajConcentrixAdvisor
Arul AsmithaTitan company ltdHR associate
Blossom AnthonyInternational Marketing CommunicationsSoftware Tester
Geethi ChandIndian overseas BankAssistant manager
Manasa R RaoNippon Telegraph and Telephone dataSenior test engineer
Meryl Loretta GabrielGoldman SachsFee and Commission Analyst
Cecilie SynthiaStudy Mode TechnologyAssociate Subject Matter Expert
SandhyaSt Mary’s degree college , HyderabadLecturer in Electronics
Maria Archana HThe Oxford College of ScienceAssistant professor
Swathi MAnzyHR
Vindhya SCalipion software technologyProcess associate
Monisha DhamodiramCTTC ( Central Tool room & Training Centre) BhubaneswarOJT
Sanjana S Acharya / Sanjana D AthavarAntha Prerana EnterprisesEntrepreneur
Pooja MGlobal logicSoftware Engineer

Guest Lectures conducted during last two years

Sl.No.Title of the talk/lectureSpeaker
1Challenges in product developmentDr. Dinesh, Professor, IISc, Bangalore
2Digital Signal Processing ApplicationsDr. G N Rathna, Professor, IISc, Bangalore
3Control System designDr. Dinesh M N, Professor, RV College of Engineering, Bangalore
4Power Electronics ApplicationsDr. Manjesh, Professor, Bangalore University, Bangalore
5Review of Biomedical signalsDr. Mythili Jagannath, MCC
6Human PhysiologyProf. Vimala C M, MCC
7Renewable EnergyDr. Balamurugan, Jain University, Bangalore.
8VxWorksDr. M Govinda Raju, Professor, RV College of Engineering, Bangalore

2017 – 2018

  • Two Day Training Program on “Introduction to Nanoscience & Nanotechnology” in collaboration with Indian Academy Degree College, Bengaluru, on 7th and 8th February, 2018.
  • International conference on Technology in redefining health (ICONTRH), on 21st to 23rd November, 2017.
  • “Analytical training in Instrumentation” Under DST FIST for post graduate students on 30th and 31st August, 2017.

2016 – 2017

  • INSPIRE, Science Camp, sponsored by Department of Science and Technology, Ministry of Science and Technology, for 150 students, 17th – 21st October, 2016.
  • Extension Program to create awareness on the facilities available in our college science departments for students of Govt. College Hosakote and Govt. College Nelamangala.

2015 – 2016

  • National Conference on “Nano Science- A multidisciplinary Approach”, on 10th and 11th February, 2016.
  • Hands-on workshop on optical fiber communication, 4th and 5th December, 2015.

Placement Policy & Guidelines for Students

The Placement Policy is applicable to all students registered with the Placement Cell of Mount Carmel College, Autonomous, and is to be followed during their entire tenure at the college.

  1. The Placement Officer & the Placement Coordinator are the facilitators and counsellors for placement related activities and will be responsible for all concerned activities & functioning of the Placement Cell.
  2. The Student Placement Committee will be assisting the Placement Officer & the Placement Coordinator in all activities related to placements.
  3. Neither the College nor the Placement Cell guarantees a job. The Placement Cell will facilitate and coordinate the placement activities on campus including bringing in companies, coordinating the recruitment drives, organizing recruitment training and other related activities leading to the successful placements of the deserving students.
  4. Applying for a company, getting recruited, joining a company is entirely the responsibility/decision of the student concerned.
  5. Opting to register for placements is completely the choice of the students. As some would want to pursue higher studies or other opportunities, such students can refrain from registering with the Placement Cell.
  6. Students are required to check the ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA for registering with the Placement Cell before registering.
  7. All final year students with an aggregate score of 60% and above and with NO ACTIVE BACKLOGS are eligible to register for placements.
  8. All registered students are required to MANDATORILY attend the recruitment training conducted by the Placement Cell and meet the necessary threshold of 75% attendance and 80% completion of the practice tests & assessments to qualify for applying to the cos. Failing to qualify may result in re-training of the student at an additional cost which is to be borne at actuals by the concerned student.
  9. The Placement Cell will notify all the registered students about the upcoming recruitment drives through mails and Whatsapp group notifications and not individually. The students are to be alert and keep a track of the notifications and apply as per their interest and eligibility.
  10. Once a student registers/enrolls for a particular company, she is expected to complete the entire recruitment process as relevant and required. Failing to do so, will result in the student being debarred from sitting for further recruitment drives. Exceptions will be made at the sole discretion of the Placement Cell only in genuine cases. Such cases/reasons to be formally communicated to the Placement Office over mail at least one day prior to the drive.
  11. The student has a choice not to participate in the recruitment process of a company after attending the Pre-Placement Talk. If she decides to continue, then she will be bound by the College Placement Policy to attend the rest of the recruitment process of the company as stated above.
  12. Students will not be allowed to participate in the selection process of a company for which she has missed the PPT.
  13. While the Placement Cell will do its due diligence and bring in the right companies, it is the responsibility of every student to check the company profile, eligibility, Job Profile and the Job Role before applying. The same will also be mailed and/or updated on the Notice Boards or social media groups.
    a. Ex 1- If a company requires the applicant to have an average of 70%, be well assured that you meet the criteria before applying to that company.
    b. Ex 2- If the company requires you to have NO standing arrears/backlogs at the time of attending the placement process, kindly DO NOT APPLY to the company if you do not meet this criterion.
  14. If, after being selected by a company, for some reason the student is not satisfied either with the pay, the timings, work allotted, etc during onboarding, she will need to take it up with the concerned within the company. The Placement Cell will not be able to intervene in internal matters. However, it is important that the students reach out to us in case there are major deviations from the terms mentioned by the company at the time of recruitment.
  15. A student can apply to as many companies as she wants and appear for interviews until the first job is secured. A student will be considered to have secured a job if her name appears in the final select list of a company.
  16. The Placement Office of MCC follows a strict “ONE OFFER PER STUDENT” Policy. However, if a student has been offered a job with a CTC less than or equal to INR 2 lakhs PA, she can opt to apply for ONE more company, subject to prior formal approval by the Placement Office.
  17. Once a student’s name appears in the final selects of a company, it is obligatory for the student to accept the offer. Rejecting offers is strictly not allowed. Defaulters will be required to submit a letter to the Principal along with a penalty fee which could be equivalent to one month’s salary being offered by the said company.
  18. Recruitment Process: All companies generally follow the following procedure (however they could be exceptions) –
    a. Presentation about the company & Job Profile (Pre-Placement Talk)
    b. Written Exam (Aptitude / Technical Test)
    c. Group Discussion and/or Task (Assignments)
    d. Interview (Technical/HR/Others)
    e. Verification of Documents
    f. Offer Letter
  19. Students are to strictly ensure the following for all recruitment drives:
    a. Must report on time as mentioned in the schedules
    b. Wear Business Formals for every recruitment process. Students wearing casuals during recruitment process will be sent back
    c. Always carry one folder containing resumes (2-3 copies), passport size photos, copies of mark sheets, certificates & stationery
    d. Compulsorily carry College & Govt. ID Cards
  20. Most companies require applicants to have Govt. ID – Aadhar & PAN. Hence it is advised for all students to apply for these before registering for placements.
    Students are not allowed to contact the Company / HR team directly for any reason through the recruitment process. In case of any issues or concerns, they are advised to contact their Placement Office and discuss their problems.
  21. Strict action will be taken against students found to be engaged in maligning the College or the Placement Office with the companies. Any grievances you may have, are to be brought to the notice of the of the Placement Officer for resolution.
  22. If a student makes any false claims in the Resume/Student Registration Form, her registration will be cancelled immediately and job offer if any, will be revoked.
  23. All companies conduct a thorough background check/verification. If the company finds that you have manipulated your marks / documents in any manner/or mis-represented any information, your job offer will be terminated, and your name will be blacklisted.
  24. Strict discipline needs to be followed by every student during the recruitment process. Any sort of indecent behavior/misbehavior which affects the decorum of the Placement Cell or the reputation of the College or the Company, will attract severe penalty and disqualification.
  25. Unless explicitly permitted by the companies, use of mobile phones is strictly prohibited during the recruitment process.
  26. Malpractice in all forms or marking proxies during the selection process and beyond, is strictly prohibited and those caught indulging in such activities would be debarred from the placement process. Also, note that no concessions in any form shall be made in such cases.
  27. It may happen that the campus recruitment process can stretch till late evenings. Students are required and prepared to be available accordingly. In case of off-line drives, students are to inform their parents and should arrange their own transportation.
  28. In case of virtual (online) recruitment drives, it is the responsibility of the students to ensure they have the necessary equipment (laptop/PC with functional webcam and mic) and sufficient internet bandwidth for seamless conduction of the process.
  29. Students are required to provide correct email IDs and contact numbers at the time of registration. These will be used for all communication from the Placement Cell and the recruiting companies. The onus is on the students to ensure the contact details provided are correct and up to date.
  30. Students are advised to check their mails regularly as all communication related to placements will be sent through mails.
  31. It is mandatory that once you receive an Intent Letter/Offer Letter from the Company, a copy must be submitted to the Placement Office. Failing which, the end semester examination Hall Ticket/results will be withheld.
  32. All students registered for placements will be bounded by the Attendance Policy of the College. Any exception to the above is permitted only through formal approval of the Placement Office and the respective Department Heads.


For all matters not covered in the above policy, the Placement Office will use its discretion to take appropriate decisions as and when required.

The above guidelines are to ensure a smooth process in the best interest of our students and the participating companies.