About the Department

The Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering at NPRCET was started in the year 2008 and M.E. (VLSI Design) was started in the year 2012 under affiliation of Anna University. The department has an intake of 120 students in the undergraduate program. The department laboratories have well equipped where need-based and demanded training has been provided. Students gain a strong theoretical understanding and practical experience in the field of efficient reliable software and hardware to meet industry requirements. In our department have 7 laboratories with fully equipped and high-speed internet (100 Mbps) facility to precede state of the art facilities for carrying out projects in computer graphics, vision, networks, distributed systems, hardware design, and artificial intelligence. The faculty members are highly qualified and dedicated. They have excellent teaching skills and to make their student with employability skills. The Department of ECE had received 22 University ranks in Anna university examinations.

Vision & Mission


  • To impart quality technical education and nurture excellence to meet the impending challenges in emerging technologies.


  • To instill the thirst for advancement in communication and technology to address the social conflict.
  • To equip the students with analytical and practical skills to improve their achievements that will be reflected in their academic performance.
  • To inculcate ethics and transform lives through value based education.
  • To increase industrial interaction to ascertain prevailing technologies.

HoD Profile

Professor and Head of the Department,
Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering,
NPR College of Engineering and Technology, Natham.

Email: gopisaminathan@nprcolleges.org

Dr. A. Gopi Saminathan pursued his Bachelor’s Degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering from M K University, Madurai in the year 1995. He received his Master’s Degree in Applied Electronics in the year 2006 from Anna University, Chennai. He obtained a Ph.D. degree in the Faculty of Information and Communication Engineering, Anna University, Chennai, Tamilnadu, India in the year 2013.

He started his career as an Assistant Professor in the year 1999. He has worked in various reputed colleges in Tamilnadu and has 21 years and 6 Months of service in teaching. He also holds 3 years of service in the industry. His research interest includes Wireless Sensor Networks and Signal Processing.

Presently he is working as a professor and Head in the department of ECE at NPR College of Engineering and Technology, Natham, Dindigul, Tamilnadu.  He is a recognized supervisor at Anna University, Chennai. He is a life member of the Indian Society for Technical Education (MISTE) and a lifetime fellow of the Institute of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering (FIETE).

He has published more than 15 articles in international journals and presented many papers at National and International conferences.