Telecommunication Engineering

Telecommunication Engineering

Telecommunication is an engineering discipline that brings together various fields of engineering to enhance Telecommunication systems. It focuses on development, design and maintenance of voice and data communication systems.
Department of Telecommunication was established in the year 2003, with an AICTE approved intake of 60. The Department is currently headed by Dr. C. S. Mala.
The Department imparts knowledge in various fields like Communication, Signal Processing and Embedded Systems. The Department has a team of well qualified and experienced staff members. The Department has well equipped laboratories with skilled technical staff.
Placement through the campus is excellent.

Achievements for the year 2017

  1. The program was accredited by NBA for three years.
  2. Secured 4 ranks( 2nd, 4th 5th and 6th Rank)
  3. Accorded Permanent Affiliation by VTU
  4. Recognition as Research Centre

Department Advisory Board (DAB):

  1. Dr. Rajani Kanth, Former Principal MSRIT, Bengaluru.
  2. Mr. Shashidhar, Deputy Director (Renewable Energy), Udyoga Mitra, GOK, Bengaluru.
  3. Dr. Radha Parikh, Visiting faculty, IIIT-B, Bengaluru.
  4. Mr. Krishna Kumar, Microsoft, Global Head, Service Delivery Management, Bengaluru.
  5. Mr. Aditya Uthappa , Director, Paladion Networks, Bengaluru.
  6. Mr. Abhishek .S, General Manager, Societe Generale, Bengaluru.
  7. Mrs. Jayashree Hegede, Entrepreneur ,UNI, Bengaluru
  8. Mr. Chethan A.S, (Alumini), Math works, Bengaluru.
  9. Mr. Sadam Hussain Kazimu, Student
  10. Ms. Soundarya, Student


The Department takes pride in the exemplary performances by students in VTU examinations by achieving 13 VTU Ranks so far: Click here to view Rank Details


  1. BEST POSTER PRESENTATION : For project titled “Performance Analysis of FINFET and Nanowire for Future Nano electronics” in June- 2014 at JNTUH by Prof Raju Hazaare.
  2. BOOK PUBLICAITONS: Two books were published by Prof. Ganapathy Hebbar viz. Digital Switching Systems , Optical Fibre Communications, both published by Sanguiene.
  3. PUBLICATIONS: Department has produced over 70 research publications by the faculty members in various international and national journals as well as international and national conferences.

Teaching Learning Process:

In the quest for academic excellence leading to global standards and to provide a platform for the students graduating from the portals of BMSIT, the Department has adopted the practice of Outcomes Based Education (OBE).
Some of the staff members are practicing Cooperative Learning Methods..
1. Partial Delivery of the subjects by Industrial Experts are also being conducted.
2. Audio Visual Aids are being used by the staff to deliver abstract concepts.
3. NPTEL Lectures are also made available for teaching and learning.


  1. Mrs. Thejaswini S - Collaborative research at Shri Guru Gobind Engineering & Technology.
  2. Prof. Raghunandan G H - Reviewer for Asian Journal of Current Research. T
  3. Prof. Raju Hajare : Judge for “Southern India Science Fair”, Puducherry,4th – 9th Jan 11th 2017 .
  4. Prof. Raju Hajare: Talk on “Nanotechnology and its applications” at ALVA Institute of Engineering and Technology , Moodbidri, Mangalore on 11th March 2016.H
  5. Prof. C.S Mala: Guest of Honour and Panelist at the atom connect admission Fest 2015 and delivered a speech on “Rethinking Education”.
  6. Prof. Ganapathy Hebbar H : Talk on “Future Trends in Optical Fiber Communication” at B M S College of Engineering on 5th Nov 2014.
  7. Prof. C S Mala : Delivered a talk on “My Religion and World Peace” at Ramakrishna Mutt on 5th Jan 2014 and it was televised in DD Chandana.
  8. Dr. Jayadeva G S - Member of BOS: NMAM, Nitte - 2016, Session Chair IEEE SVCE – 2017


  1. FEMINA MISS INDIA – 2017: Ms. Priya Rauniyar has won the semifinalist crown in FBB colors Femina Miss India – 2017 East Auditions, Face of BATA Footwear
  2. MISS INDIA DIVA 2017- Ms. Priya Rauniyar has won Miss Indian Diva 2017 award
  3. BEST OUTGOING STUDENT: awarded from Cognizant Technological Solutions to Sowmya M (2012-2016)
  4. NATYA MAYURI : Archana Arun won I prize and Most Talented award in Bharata natyam in 2016 at CMR University.
  5. "SANGAM 2014" : Ms. Gautami Hejmadi sang in the presence of Shankar Mahadevan and was awarded for the same on 4-07-2014
  6. OUTREACH : Ms. Vaishnavi P. S singing at Kidwai Cancer Institute for Cancer patients, as part of music therapy
  7. Beat Boxer : Bharath M D has made a career in Beat Boxing -
  8. BEST PROJECT WORK : Project titled “Smart Plate for the detection of food Quality”, instituted by Rotary Bangalore Udyog and Standards International Precision Engineers Pvt.Ltd., on 2nd May 2015 Guided by Prof Sumathi M S.
  9. KSCST RECOGNITIONS: KSCST has funded 3 students projects from 2015-17.
  10. STUDENT PUBLICATIONS: Students from TCE Department have published more than 30 papers in various national and international, conferences and journals.


  1. Practice of Active Learning Methods and Open Ended Experiments
  2. Project Based Learning • Project Exhibition & Evaluation • Inviting Eminent Professors to Conduct Workshops
  3. Industry Institute Interactions :
    • Industrial Visits • Internships for both staff and students
  4. MOU with KPIT: Training and Placement
  5. Expert Talks from industrialists
  6. Jnanavardhana : Knowledge Dissemination
  7. DSPACE : Teaching Materials and PPTs are uploaded
  8. Parent Teacher Meeting
  9. Professional Counselling
  10. Remedial Classes for Slow Learners
  11. Proctoring
  12. Alumni Interactions


Faculty Internships

2015-16 and 2016-17


Emerge as a premier department developing high quality Telecommunication Engineering professionals with ethics and Eco- friendliness for the betterment of the society.


Impart quality education in Telecommunication Engineering by facilitating:
• Conducive learning environment and research activities
• Good communication skills, leadership qualities and ethics
• Strong Industry-Institute interaction

Program Educational Objectives

  1. Excel as Professionals in Telecommunication, Electronics and IT related fields.
  2. Engage in life-long learning
  3. Maintain ethical norms, exhibit good communication skills and leadership qualities.

Program Outcomes

  1. Engineering knowledge: Apply the knowledge of Mathematics, Science, Engineering fundamentals and an engineering specialization to the solution of complex engineering problems
  2. 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
  3. 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.
  4. 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
  5. Modern tool usage: Create, select, and apply appropriate techniques, resources, and modern Engineering and IT tools including prediction and modelling to complex engineering activities with an understanding of the limitations.
  6. 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.
  7. 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
  8. Ethics: Apply ethical principles and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of the engineering practice.
  9. Individual and team work: Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse teams, and in multidisciplinary settings
  10. 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.
  11. 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.
  12. 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

Program Specific Outcomes

  1. Analyze and Design Communication Systems
  2. Analyze and implement signal processing applications.
  3. Design and implement embedded systems

Faculty, Staff and Infrastructure


Name Qualification Designation
Dr. C. S. Mala BE, M Tech, PhD HOD
Dr Jayadeva G S BE (E&C), NMAMIT Nitte, M Tech ( DEAC), KREC (Present NITK) Surathkal, PhD (IIT Madras), PhD Professor
Mr.Mallikarjuna Gowda C.P BE, ME (PhD) Associate Professor
Mrs. Surekha.R.Gondkar BE, ME, (PhD) Associate Professor
Mr. Raju Hajare BE, M Tech, (Ph.D) Associate Professor
Mrs. Thejaswini S B.E , MTech (Ph.D) Assistant Professor
Mr. Siddiq Iqbal B.E, M Tech, (PhD) Assistant Professor
Mr. Banuprakash R BE, MTech (PhD) Assistant Professor
Mr. H Ganapathy Hebbar BE, MTech Visiting Professor
Mrs. Saritha I G BE, MTech(PhD) Assistant Professor
Mrs. Sowmyashree M.S BE, MTech Assistant Professor
Mrs. Sumathi M S BE, M Tech, (PhD) Assistant Professor
Mrs.Prathiba.N BE,, MTech Assistant Professor
Mr. Raghunandan G H BE, M.Tech,(Ph.D) Assistant Professor

Department Infrastructure


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Micro-controller Lab

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Technical Staff

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Left to Right : Mr.H.N.Prakash Kumar (Foreman), Mr.Srinivas Murthy.B (Instructor), Mrs.Geetha .N (Asst. Instructor), Mr.B.T.Balaji Singh (Asst. Instructor), Mr.M.N.Chalapathy (Asst. Instructor), Mr.Arun Kumar.R.N (Mechanic)


  1. The Department takes pride in the exemplary performances by students in VTU examinations. The results have been consistent. VTU Ranks by the department so far: 2014- Apoorva L.U (1st rank), Suhani Sushil Kumar Jain (5th rank); 2011- Arundeep.N (1st rank) ; 2010- Ms.Mahalakshmi S (6th rank); 2009- Narmada Arjunan (5th rank), Shruthi.D.M (8th rank) ; 2008- Sumi V R (10th rank) ; 2007- S.Balasubramanyam (4th rank)
  2. The Department has a TELECOMMUNICATION ENGINEERING ASSOCIATION known as TEA. It is a unique platform for young aspiring minds to show case their technical and cultural talents.
  3. The IETE Students Forum was inaugurated by the Department of Telecommunication Engineering in 2015. A talk on Role of Semiconductors was delivered by Mr. D. G. Rao of LRDE on this occasion.
  4. The Department of Telecommunications releases an annual magazine, known as. TELECHRONICLE, wherein the students and staff technical publications, articles, arts and other contributions of the students and staff for the betterment of the department is published. The recognitions and awards won by the staff and students are also showcased.
  5. In the quest for academic excellence leading to global standards and to provide a platform for the students graduating from the portals of BMSIT, the Department has adopted the practice of Outcome Based Education (OBE).
  6. STUDSAT, a consortium of seven engineering colleges from Bangalore and Hyderabad launched a PICO satellite (July 2010) by Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle, which is first of its kind in India. BMS Institute of Technology and Management participated in this project by providing both financial assistant and manpower assistant to this project from TCE and ECE Department.
  7. Dr. C S Mala attended a meeting on 27th October 2017 at Apex Hi-tech Institute Bangalore to finalize the syllabus for Solar Technician CTS trade.
  8. Dr. G. S. Jayadeva was session chair for the National Conference on "Recent Advances in Electronics and Communication Engineering" held at Bapuji Institute of Engineering & Technology, Davangere on 13th October 2017.
  9. Dr. C S Mala and Mrs. Thejaswini S submitted a Proposal to VGST for KFIST (Level I) Programme for Infrastructure Enhancement of Advance Digital Signal Processing facilities in DSP Lab.
  10. Dr. C S Mala and Mrs. Sumathi M S submitted a Proposal to VGST for KFIST (Level I) Programme for Infrastructure Enhancement of ARM processor and IOT facilities in Microcontroller Lab.
  11. Prof. Ganapathy Hebbar G was invited by Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers(IETE), Bengaluru Centre to inaugurate a two days ” workshop on IELTS preparation” on 9th September 2017. He delivered a Key note address on Importance of English language in general and communication skills.
  12. Dr. C S Mala attended the BOES meeting at VTU, examination section , Belagavi on 28th September 2017
  13. Dr.C.S.Mala,HOD of TE department is been the keynote speaker for the topic on Embedded Controller Lab using ARM Cortex M3 for the FDP held on 4.1.2018 to 6.1.2018 organized by Department of Electronics & Communication Engg of JSS academy of Technical Education, Uttarahalli-Kengeri Main Road, Bengaluru – 560060.
  14. Dr.C.S.Mala,HOD of TE department is been the keynote speaker of Faculty Development Program on“Programming ARM Processor with Hands on using ESA KEIL ARM Cortex-M3 Evaluation Board" from 11th to 15th December 2017 organized by Department of Telecommunication Engineering of BMSIT&M held in association with ELECTRO SYSYTEMS ASSOCIATES, Bengaluru.
  15. Student NAMRATHA S Y bearing USN :1BY13TEO27 of TE department has secured 10th Rank in the VTU examination.

Department Activities

    A 3-day workshop on Robotics for students was held with association of EDC cell IIT Roorkee during 1-8-17 to 3-8-17.
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  2. Calander of Events
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  3. Gender Champion Cell 1. Poster Presentation on “Gender Equality in Institutions”
    20th April 2016 and 18th August 2017
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  4. Open day Project exhibition
    Projects based on project based learning (PBL) of 2nd, 4th and 6th semester students was held on 16.5.2017
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  5. Project based Learning
    . The project Based Learning projects exhibition conducted on 16.5.2017, we have invited Sri. S. Purushothaman, Scientist/Engr-SE from ISRO satellite centre, Bengaluru for evaluating the projects.
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  6. Jnanavardhana
    By Faculty
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  7. Jnanavardhana Schedule & Report
    by Faculty
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  8. Alumni Interactions
    1st july 2017 at 11:30 – 1:00
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    18th August 2017 at 1.00 pm.
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  10. Alumni Interaction on 4th November 2017
    by the department Alumni Coordinator Mr. Siddiq Iqbal.
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  11. Industrial Visit:
    Fifth semester students were taken to Gauribidanur Observatory on 3rd November 2017 as part of Industry/Institute interaction
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  12. Poster Presentation:
    All the students actively participated and learnt with joy and fun. The students shared their ideas on the given topics through posters. This activity helped the students to improve communication skills & team work.
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  13. Expert Talk:
    Expert talk on "ROBOTICS” on 22nd Sept 2017 under the aegis of Telecommunication Engineering Association (TEA) and Robotics Club. The speaker was Mr.YOGESH LONDHE, Professor in CMR University, Bengaluru.
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