Indian Institute of Technology,Delhi is one of the seven IITs and was created on 21 st August, 1961 by an Act of the Indian Parliament as an institute of national importance. It is a deemed university and awards degrees at the Bachelor,Master and Doctoral levels.Currently, it has 23 Departments and Research Centres.

The Department of Electrical Engineering is one of the largest departments in IIT Delhi, and has a distinguished faculty, all holding Ph.D. degrees from renowned institutes in India and abroad.

*        Training students at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels.
*        Research and Development in all branches of Electrical Engineering.
*        Providing continuing education programmes for working professionals.

The Department offers instructions at undergraduate and postgraduate levels with the aim of providing a sound background in the areas of Electrical and Electronics Engineering.

Different programmes offered by the department are:

a) Under graduate programmes:

  • B.Tech - Electrical Engineering.
  • B.Tech - Electrical Power Engineering

  • b)Dual Degree programmes:

  • B.Tech in Electrical Engineering + MTech in Information & Communication Technology

  • c) Post graduate programmes:

  • Communication Engineering
  • Control and Automation
  • Computer Technology
  • Integrated Electronics and Circuits
  • Power Electronics,Electrical Machines and Drives
  • Power Systems

  • In addition, the Department offers interdisciplinary M.Tech. Programmes in

  • Bharti School Of Telecom Technology And Management
  • Opto-electronics and Optical Communication
  • VLSI Design, Tools and Technology

  • d) Ms/Phd programmes:

    For more information refer to:

    1. - for Undergraduate programmes.

    2. - for Postgraduate programmes.


    The Department takes part in a range of activities. The Department undertakes consultancy and other forms of collaboration with various organizations. A number of sponsored research projects have been completed and others are ongoing as part of the Department's continuing industry-oriented project efforts.
    The Department organizes workshops, seminars and symposia in various specialized fields with participants from all over the country, and runs summer/winter schools for the benefit of teachers of other engineering colleges and professional engineers.

    The Department has over 20 well equipped laboratories and operates its own library, offering facilities to work in all areas of Electrical Engineering.

    The Department is well equipped with a number of PCs and workstations hosting several software packages, and linked through a local area network. Internet services are available to all students and faculty.

    A Curriculum Development Cell functioning within the department is active in developing programmes and teaching-aids for Electrical Engineering education in the country.

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