PhD – Electronics & Communication Engineering (ECE)

3 Years Program

Program Overview

PhD in Electronics & Communication Engineering is a minimum three-year research-based programme offered by the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering. The research can be in any of the broad areas in ECE. The core strength of the institute is currently in the following core areas: signal/speech /image processing, VLSI and embedded systems, robotics, and communications. The main emphasis of this programme is on a thesis. The research is expected to be of sufficient quality to be publishable in leading international journals and top conferences pertaining to an area of research. Depending upon the academic preparation, admitted students are exposed to a wide range of core and elective courses for a course work, followed by a qualifying exam to test their knowledge. In addition, students write a research proposal and start pursuing research that culminates in a Ph.D. thesis. Such an excellent combination of academic excellence in subject matters and top-notch research equips Ph.Ds with the vital knowledge and research skills necessary for pursuing highly productive careers in academia and research labs.

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Why is a PhD in Electronics Engineering Worth It?

“IILM University’s BBA program is uniquely crafted, highlighting a balance between management theory and a keen focus on technology, enriched with hands-on startup experience and a diverse choice of interdisciplinary studies, fostering holistic development and future-readiness. Our dynamic teaching methods and innovative curriculum are designed to address the complexities of the ever-changing global business environment, while harmoniously aligning with the National Education Policy (NEP 2020). This program melds global perspectives with local insights, offering a broad, adaptable educational experience that equips students for success in a multitude of industries.”

What makes it different at IILM University, Greater Noida?

  • State-of-the-Art Facilities
  • Collaborative Research Ecosystem
  • Fellowships and Assistantships
  • Comprehensive Coursework and Scholarly Engagement
  • Scholars actively participate in guest lectures, seminars, and research conclaves, broadening their perspectives and knowledge base
  • Strong interdisciplinary research base with various government funded projects from DST, AICTE, UPCST etc.
  • Collaborations with industry and academia like IBM, AWS, MOBEC, IETE, CNN-JMI, Infosys Springboard, CSIR_IIP and many others to enhance student-industry engagements.

M.Tech. degree with first class in the relevant specialisation. The candidate is further selected on the basis of his/her performance in the entrance exam and the interview.

A Ph.D. in ECE opens up numerous career opportunities in research and development, academia, and industry. Here are some of the jobs you can pursue after completing a Ph.D. in ECE:

  • Research Scientist
  • Professor
  • R&D Engineer
  • Technical Director
  • Senior Engineer
  • Communications Engineer
  • Systems Engineer
  • Design Engineer.
Admissions Open for 2024