Electronics and Computer Engineering Career and Course Guide

By Sanjeet Nayak

Electronics and Computer Engineering is the branch of Electronics Engineering that deals with techniques of building components, devices, systems, or equipment related to computers. It is the study and the application of electricity, electronics, and electromagnetism. The Electronics and Computer Engineering program is designed to focus on dynamic concepts involved in designing new hardware or software.  

It is an integrated course in electrical engineering and computer science that aims at developing new computer systems. 


Course Name  Electronics and Computer Engineering
Course Level

B.Tech in Electronics and Computer Engineering


B.Tech in Electronics and Computer Engineering: 4 years

Examination Type Yearly/ Semester
  • Candidates who have passed their 10+2 or equivalent examination.
  • They should have PCM as the compulsory subject and Computer science as optional subjects
  • The minimum aggregate marks should be 50% or more.
Admission Process Merit and Entrance based admission 
Top Recruiter

Accenture Solutions Private Limited, Cognizant Technology Solutions, HCL Technologies, Hewlett Packard, etc

Top Career Scopes Software Engineer, Software Developer, Programmer Analyst, Test Engineer, Lecturer, etc

Top Colleges

The top colleges for the course study of Electronics and Computer Engineering are mentioned below  :


Course Name Duration Eligibility     Entrance
B.Tech in Electronics and Computer Engineering 4 Years
  • Candidates who have passed their 10+2 or equivalent examination.
  • They should have PCM as the compulsory subject and Computer science as optional subjects
  • The minimum aggregate marks should be 50% or more.


Skills Required

  • Complex Problem-solving Skills and a Methodical Mind
  • Critical Thinking
  • Strong Interest in Technology
  • Aptitude for Maths
  • Communications Skills
  • Strong IT Skills
  • Time Management and an ability to prioritize and plan work effectively


B.Tech in Electronics and Computer Engineering

Semester I Semester II
Technical Communication Multivariable Calculus
Single Variable Calculus Laplace Transform 
Matrix Algebra  Computer Programming
Ordinary Differential Equation Digital Electronics
Environmental and Energy Studies Basic Computer Programming
Mechanics Engineering English
Physics I Physics II
Chemistry I Chemistry II
Mathematics I Mathematics II
Workshop Techniques Graphics Engineering
Labs Computer Programming Labs
Semester III Semester IV
Mathematics III Signals and Systems
Network Theory Microcontrollers and Applications
Electric Machines Control Systems
Microelectronic Circuits Data Structures and Algorithms
Sensors and Sensor Circuit Design Probability and Statistics
Computer Architecture Electrical Instrumentation and Measurement
Operating Systems Asynchronous and Synchronous Machines
Fourier Transforms and Complex Analysis Control System
Object-Oriented Programming Economics
DC Machines and Transformers Digital Electrical Circuit
ICT security and Tools Computer Organizations
Labs Seminars
Semester V Semester VI
Machine Learning Power Electronics and Drives
Real-Time Embedded Systems Database Systems and Programming
Energy Systems Computer Networks and Industrial Communication
Embedded Digital Signal Processing Indian Constitution
Power Transmission and Distribution Power System Protection and Switchgear
Thermal and Hydraulic Equipment Power System Stability and Analysis
Power Electronics and Drives Control System Power Electronics & Drives Lab 
Computer Network and Web Designing I High Voltage Engineering Testing
Software Testing I Maintenance and Commissioning
Cloud Computing Fractional Course Industrial Workshop
Engineering Labs Renewable Energy Technology
Java Dot Net
Substation Designing
Computer Network and Web Designing II
Software Testing II
Semester VII Semester VIII
Theory of Computation and Compiler design Renewable Energy
Environmental Science Technology & Cogeneration
Disaster Management Web Security
Utilization & Industrial Electronics Advanced Power Transmission Systems
Simulation of Electrical Systems Practical Energy Conservation
Electrical Machine Design Audit & Regulatory Issues
Project Management & Contract Administration Projects
Computer techniques
Power Plant Maintenance
Wireless Networking
Organizational Behavior
Data Compression 
Secure Software Engineering

Admission Process: 

The admission process generally varies from one college to another. So it is always advised that applicants should check the eligibility and admission criteria of a particular college before applying for a degree in Electronics and Computer Engineering. Some colleges have a merit-based selection process where students are selected on the basis of the aggregate marks secured in the last academic session. However, many of the top institutes have an entrance-based admission process i.e. on the basis of the marks secured in the entrance exams (National/State/University level).

Top Entrances:

1. JEE Main  (Joint Entrance Exam )

  • Exam Duration: 3 hours
  • Application Mode: Online 
  • Exam Mode: Online and Offline
  • Exam Frequency: Twice a year

2. SRM JEE (SRM University)

  • Exam: Cancelled

3. WBJEE (West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination)

  • Minimum Qualification: candidate must have passed class 12 with Physics and Mathematics along with any one of Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biology/Computer Science/Computer Application as compulsory subjects
  • Exam Duration: 4 hours
  • Exam Mode: Offline

Career Scope:

Career/Job Profile Salary per Annum
Software Engineer Rs 2.5 - Rs 10.5 lakhs
Software Developer Rs 3.5 - Rs 7.5 lakhs
Programmer Analyst Rs 2.5 - Rs 5.5 lakhs
Test Engineer Rs 3.5 - Rs 6 lakhs
Lecturer Rs 4 - Rs 30 lakhs

Top Recruiters:

  • Accenture Solutions Private Limited
  • Cognizant Technology Solutions
  • HCL Technologies
  • Hewlett Packard

Top Recruiting Cities:

  • Mumbai
  • Bangalore
  • Noida
  • Pune
  • New Delhi


Q: What is Electronics and Computer Engineering?
A: Electronics and Computer Engineering is the branch of Electronics Engineering that deals with techniques of building components, devices, systems, or equipment related to computers. It is the study and the application of electricity, electronics, and electromagnetism.

Q: What are the career prospects available after Electronics and Computer Engineering?
A: The top career prospects are mentioned below:

  • Software Engineer
  • Software Developer
  • Programmer Analyst
  • Test Engineer
  • Lecturer

Q: What are the top entrances to consider for Electronics and Computer Engineering?
A: Some of the top entrances to consider are as follows:

Q: Who are the top recruiters in this field of Electronics and Computer Engineering?
A: Some of the top recruiters in this field are:

  • Accenture Solutions Private Limited
  • Cognizant Technology Solutions
  • HCL Technologies
  • Hewlett Packard



Career in Applied Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering
Electrical and Electronics Engineering: The Study of Electrical Energy
Electronics and Media Technology Course and Career Opportunities
Electronics Control Systems Engineering
Which Engineering Branches Have Maximum Chances of Getting a Job?
Does engineering study fulfill your sky-high dreams??
Aerospace Engineering A Study Converting the Paper Rocket of Your Childhood into Real Giant Aircrafts
5 things to do if you couldn't clear your JEE Main
Moulding the future of engineering With 7 new trends
JEE Main physics syllabus
JEE Main Crash Course, Creating new rays of sunshine
JEE Main Chemistry Syllabus
JEE Main Maths syllabus
5 tips for choosing your career as Mechanical Engineer
Marine Engineering: Top colleges, Career, Job and Scope
JEE Main Exam Centres: State-wise List Announced
JEE Main Cut off
How to prepare Chemistry for JEE Main
Best Books to prepare for JEE Main
NTA JEE Main 2020 FAQs
Best books recommended by JEE Main Toppers
JEE Main Preparation Tips for Maths
How can I crack the JEE Main without coaching?
JEE Main- Why Mock Tests and Previous Year Papers are Important?
What are the best study materials for JEE Main ?
Top 5 Engineering Entrance Exams of the Students to Look For
Worried about JEE Mains? Here are Some Last Minute Preparation Tips
Thinking about pursuing a career in Aircraft Maintenance Engineering?
Know How to prepare for JEE-MAIN (April Exam) within 2 months?
Last Moment Tips and Tricks for your ITSAT Entrance
One Month Strategy To Crack KIITEE Exam
Know Final Tips and Tricks For MU OET
How to Qualify the Sathyabama All India Entrance Examination(SAEEE)
Things you Need to avoid For JEE-MAIN Preparation
Last Minute Preparation Strategy For KLEEE
Get Tips And Tricks About How To Prepare For AEEE
Things You Need to Keep in Track For Your JEE Advanced
Planning for Engineering in Bangalore?Here What You Should Definitely Look For
JEE-Advanced: Things You Should Know Before the Exam
Thinking of MBA as a career option after Civil Engineering? Know more
Is Food Technology a good career option in India?
Which Branch of Engineering you should prefer ETC or ECE?
How to Prepare for JEE-MAIN and Board Exams 2020 Consecutively
10 Major changes Done in JEE Main Exam pattern this year.
JEE MAIN January session- 5 Factors to consider Now.
Know How Transforming Your Career and Lucrative Pay can be with GATE
Know 5 Factors That Can Influence AEEE 2020 Cutoff
Top 10 Things You Should Learn About JEE Main Preparation
Know About the List of AEEE Exam Courses and Campuses
JEE Main 2020 Exam Pattern Changes to Follow and Work On
5 alternatives if you could not clear JEE Mains
Tips and tricks to crack JEE-MAIN
Secure your seat at MAHE: Admissions are open for various courses
JEE Main 2020 January Session Exam Analysis
So you didn't crack JEE Main: What now?
What to do if JEE Main January result hasn’t been satisfactory?
COMEDK Exam Best subject-wise Preparation Tips
Preparation Tips for JEE Advanced, physics, Chemistry,Mathematics
KIITEE Preparation Tips and tricks to Crack Exam, Syllabus, Books
Top Engineering Colleges in Bangalore
Top Engineering Colleges in Delhi
Top Engineering Colleges in Kolkata: Ranking, Fees, Placements
How to Build a Career in Data Analysis
Start Your Journey With PES University After 12th
Start Your Career in Engineering With Dayananda Sagar College of Engineering
Why BITS Pilani is the Most Demanding Engineering college in India
TMU an Excellent Place for Engineering and Medical Science
Best Android Apps for Preparation of JEE Main
How to Prepare KEAM With Best Books
How To Prepare for KCET With Best Books and Preparation Tips
How to Crack BITSAT: Preparation Tips and Recommended Books
VITEEE Preparation Tips, Strategies and Important Topics
10 Easy and Effective Preparation Tips for KIITEE Aspirants
NIRF Ranking: Check the Top Engineering Colleges
Procedure to enrol in NITs through JEE Main exam
Automotive Engineering as a Career Choice
Bio Medical and Instrumentation Engineering as a Career
The Study of Biotechnology and Biochemical Engineering
Biological Science and Bio-engineering Course Details, Click Here
Ceramic Engineering: The Art of Creation
Things to Keep in Mind Before Going For JEE MAIN 2021
Career Guidance Mechanical Engineering Design and Manufacturing, Jobs, Salary
What is Electrical and Communications Engineering (ECE) Course?
Electrical and Electronics Engineering: The Study of Electrical Energy
Electronics and Computer Engineering Career and Course Guide
Electronics and Media Technology Course and Career Opportunities
OJEE 2020 and COVID-19: SOP for the exam day
Introduction to Electronic Engineering Design and Manufacturing Eligibility, Syllabus
Career in Environmental Science and Engineering: Eligibility and Jobs
Introduction to Hardware Technology: Eligibility and Syllabus
Course Details of Civil Environmental Engineering: Jobs, Salary, Eligibility


UPSEE 2020 Round 4 Seat Allotment Result Announced
ICAR AIEEA 2020 Result announced for 1st round Seat Allotment, Click here
DU PG 2020 First Merit List Released, Check Here
GATE 2021 Correction window Re-opened till 23rd November; Check here
MCC Extends NEET 2020 2nd Round Counselling To November 20
Great Lakes starts Inviting Admission Application for PGPM and PGDM 2021
Delhi University Started PG Admission 2020-21
SNAP 2020 Slot Booking Process Started for 2nd Round Mock Test
NEET Counselling 2020 Round 2 Registration Begin Today
CSAB 2020 Registration Started for Choice Filling; Check here
Galgotias University opens Application Window for BBA Admission Program 2021
WB NEET 2020 Seat Allotment Round 1 Result Announced, Check Here
BITSAT 2020 Results Announced for Iteration 6
AMU 2020 announced Answer Key for departmental courses; Check here
SNAP 2020 Second Round Mock Test Registration Last Date Today
NTA released Answer Key for UGC NET 2020; Check details here
Jamia Hamdard invites Admission Application for NRI or sponsored category students
TN NEET UG Rank list 2020 Announced
DU has Deferred the Admission Process for Entrance Based Undergraduate Courses
UPSC Announced DAF-1 for IFS Main 2020
UPSEE Round 3 Seat Allotment Result 2020 Announced
UP NEET 2020 Round 1 Counselling Result Declared
AMU 2020 Admit Card Released, Download Hall Ticket now
UPSC CMS 2020 Result Declared, Check Here
OJEE Round 2 Seat Allotment Result Announced
GATE 2021 Correction window for registration Closes Today
KMAT 2020 Result Announced, Download Scorecard
TS EAMCET 2020 Announced Seat Allotment for Round 2
NEET MDS 2021 Application Form Correction Starts, Edit Form Here
IPU CET 2020 Round 1 Cut off List Released for BTech
BITSAT 2020 Declared Result for Iteration 5
MHT CET 2020 Answer key: Raise Objections Today till 1 pm
SPPU 2020 Result Out
NEET Counselling 2020: MCC Extends Round 1 Reporting Date, Check Details
IIIT Delhi M.Tech for CSE, ECE and CB Admission Started, Check Details Here
Odisha MBBS, NEET Admission 2020-2021: Registration Begins
TS PGCET 2020 Registration for Counselling started, Register Here
NMIMS Starts Registration process for Admission in MBA(Business Analytics)
MAHE takes over Srishti institute,Plan to start new medical collage in Jharkhand
LSAT India 2021 Application Form released for registration, Register Here

© 2020 | educationasia.in | All Rights Reserved