The Department was established in 1980 and was accredited by the National Board of Accreditation, New Delhi in 2004. Along with the core subjects, the faculty of the Department is handling the latest subjects like Microcontroller, Microcomputer Control of Electric Drives, Fuzzy Logic and HVDC. The Department also encourages sports activities along with the academic curriculum. Students have participated in University and National level competitions in sports and athletics. Technical quiz competitions are being regularly held to sharpen the skills of students. The first ever student association “SYNERGY”, was inaugurated in 2004. Under its banner several educational program have been conducted. Since its establishment, the Department has progressed steadily. A full-fledged machine lab has been installed along with the high voltage lab which only a few colleges possess. The computer lab is equipped with the latest and relevant software as per the university requirements. The department has so far secured 5 ranks at the university level. Sponsoring staff members for higher education is regularly undertaken to improve the quality of teaching. Apart from this, many faculty members have been sent to attend the Faculty Development Programs ‘conducted by various institutions. The department constantly conducts seminars, workshops and paper meets for faculty and students.