Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering



The Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, SDM College of Engineering and Technology, Dharwad, was established in the year 1979 with inception of the institution with an initial intake of 30 seats which was further increased to 60 in 1993. The program has been approved by AICTE, accredited by NBA Tier-I 4th time (presently from July 2022 to June 2025), recognized as the research centre by VTU and has been granted Academic Autonomy status from 2007. The department also offers PG program in Power Systems Engineering with an intake of 18 since 2012. The department is starting new PG program in Electric Vehicle Technology jointly with Electronics & Communication Engineering and Mechanical Engineering Departments with the intake of 18 from academic year 2023-24.

  • Year of Establishment: 1979
  • Head of Department: Dr. Shekhappa G. Ankaliki
  • NBA Accreditation Status: Academic Year 2018-19, 2019-20, 2020-21 and 2021-22, i.e., upto 30-06-2022; Further Accredited for Academic Year 2022-23, 2023-24 and 2024-25, i.e., upto 30/06/2025.
  • Current Intake: 60
  • Phone Number: 8073592308 | 0836-2328322/29


To develop globally acceptable Electrical and Electronics Engineering professionals with human values.


  • Adopting the state of the art curricula.
  • Practicing effective and innovative teaching-learning methodologies.
  • Initiating complementary learning activities to enhance competence.
  • Inculcating positive attitude and commitment to society.

PEOs & POs

Programme Educational Objectives(PEOs)

UG – Electrical & Electronics Engineering: PROGRAM EDUCATIONAL OUTCOMES (PEOs)

PEO 1To impart the domain knowledge and soft skills to secure employment or become entrepreneur or pursue higher studies.
PEO 2To provide training for teamwork, leadership qualities, lifelong learning and adaptability to achieve professional growth.
PEO 3To develop sense of positive attitude and practice ethics to contribute positively to the society as a responsible citizen.
Programme Outcomes(POs)

UG – Electrical & Electronics Engineering: PROGRAM OUTCOMES (POs)

Engineering Graduates will be able to:

POShort Title of the PODescription of the Programme Outcome (PO)
Engineering Graduates will be able to:
PO-1Engineering knowledgeAn ability to independently carry out research / investigation and development work to solve practical problems.
PO-2Problem analysisAn ability to write and present a substantial technical report / document.
PO-3Design/development of solutionsStudent should be able to demonstrate a degree of mastery over the area ofPower SystemEngineering.
PO-4Conduct investigations of complex problemsExposure to the state-of-the-art practices in the domain of power systems engineering
PO-5Modern tool usageCreate, 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.
PO-6The engineer and societyApply reasoning informed by the contextual knowledge to assess societal, health, safety, relevant to the professional engineering practice.
PO-7Environment and SustainabilityUnderstand the impact of professional engineering solutions in societal and environmental contexts, and demonstrate the knowledge of, and need for sustainable development.
PO-8EthicsApply ethical principles and commit to professional ethics responsibilities and norms of the engineering practice.
PO-9Individual and team workFunction effectively as an individual and as a member or leader in diverse teams and individual, and in multidisciplinary settings.
PO-10CommunicationCommunicate 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.
PO-11Project Management and FinanceDemonstrate knowledge and understanding of the engineering knowledge 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.
PO-12Life-long LearningRecognize the need for, and have the preparation and ability to engage in independent and lifelong learning in the broadest context of technological change.
Programme Specific Outcomes (PSOs)

UG – Electrical & Electronics Engineering: PROGRAM SPECIFIC OUTCOMES(PSOs)

PSO 1Enhancement of professional competence in cutting edge domain through value addition activities.
PSO 2Ability to demonstrate the skill of carrying out operation and Maintenance of electrical distribution system effectively.
PSO 3Design and implement the electronic circuits/programs for practical applications.


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