The department started with the inception of the college in the year 2000. It has adequate number of well-qualified and experienced faculty and staff members specialized in different fields of electrical engineering like Machines, Power systems, Control systems, Power Electronics etc. Eminent professors from different universities and engineering colleges also serve the department as visiting professors.
The department has well equipped laboratories with updated version of modern software and hardware modules.
The laboratories include Machine lab, Power System lab, Power Electronics lab, Measurement lab, Control lab, Electrical Drives lab, Circuit lab. There is also a computer lab for the Dept.
Students can work and carryon their experiments in these laboratories under the guidance of Teachers and competent Laboratories Assistants. These Laboratories are also used by students for Project work. Comprising of hardware/software modeling.
The Dept. completed a project on Renewable energy financed by the Dept. of Science & Technology, Govt of WB.
Industrial trainings are arranged in different industries for the students of the dept. Also Group visit to Industries are organized time to time.
The Dept. organizes seminar & workshop for students which are participated by eminent speakers from other engineering institutions and industries.
A Renewable Energy club was set up by the college as per guidance of WBREDA students participate in Debates organized by WBREDA on Renewable energy (the students got the 3rd prize in 2013).Our students have been acquiring top positions in WBUT semester examinations as well as performing exceptionally well in GRE, TOEFL and are taking in higher studies both in India and abroad.
A Departmental Library is maintained (as a part of the central Library) which helps to get books & Journals as ready reference.