The Department was established in the year 1993. It is one of the founding department of the institution. Along with the BE degree programme, the department offers the PG Degree programmes in Power Electronics & Drives and Embedded System Technologies with a total strength of 470 Students, and 30 Teaching and Non - teaching Staff members. The PG degree programme Power Electronics & Drives was established in the year 2005 and the Embedded System Technologies was established in the year 2011. The UG & PG – Power electronics and Drives programmes are accredited by NBA. The Department is an approved Nodal Centre for doing Research in Anna University Chennai and Annamalai University, Chidambaram.
Research projects funded by DST, AICTE, and TNSCST under various schemes of financial outlay worth of Rs.5 Crores are under progress.
The department has an agreement with "TECHNOLOGY INFORMATION, FORECASTING AND ASSESSMENT COUNCIL (TIFAC), New Delhi for establishing a 'TIFAC-CENTRE OF RELEVANCE & EXCELLENCE FOR ELECTRIC TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS under technology Vision – 2020 Mission on up gradation of Science and Engineering Colleges.
"To Enlighten the Young Technocrats with Technical and Entrepreneurial Skills to meet the Challenges of the World"
Provide Total Quality Education with Students centric learning environment and prepare our Students to be socially relevant Engineers for taking up Technology Leadership.
To produce world class Electrical & Electronics Engineers to meet the challenges of the 21st century Power Utilities and industries with the state of the art knowledge in Electrical Power, Electronics, Control, Instrumentation and IT applications.
We, at Arunai Engineering College, strive to bring out and nurture the talents and skills of youth with quality technical education, motivate them to be self disciplined and develop their competence to face the challenges of globalization.
|1||22.01.2011||One day workshop on Electric Transportation Vehicles by DR.M.RAJA.||Asst. General Manager, Engineering Research Centre, Tata Motors.|
|2||21.09.2011||One day Workshop on Transition towards Solar by Shri.P.SUBHAS CHANDRA BOSS||Manasa Green Sun Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi|
|3||19.11.2011||One day workshop on EMBEDDED SYSTEM: Current trends, career, by Mr.A.R.KRISHNAN & Mr.T.ANANTHAVELAN||Jasmin Infotech pvt. Ltd., Chennai.|
|No.||Year||Name of the Students||CGPA / % of Marks||Rank|
|1||II||S.KAYALVIZHI / UG||8.8||1|
|2||III||K.ANANTH / UG||8.8||1|
|3||IV||S.RENUKA / UG||9.0||1|
|4||II/PED||S.NITHYA / PG||9.4||1|
|5||II/EST||S.SRILALITHA / PG||8.65||1|
|No.||Date||Topic||Organized By / With|
|1||14.02.2014||A National Level Technical Symposium||Society of Electrical & Electronics Engineers,
Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering