Department of Electronics


The Chairman

Department of Electronics

Mangalore University

Mangalagangotri - 574 199.

Phone: +91-824-2287437


Course Details:

M.Sc Electronics course is a unique course started by Mangalore University with support from UGC. It is designed to suit in a distinct way the requirements of Electronics industry in the country with emphasis on research and development. The syllabus of the course is prepared after elaborate discussions with experienced personnel from Electronic industry. The course is run in collaboration with reputed industries and national laboratories. Experts from various Electronics industries, senior professors of reputed academic institutions and scientists from National Research laboratories are involved in teaching this course.

Semester Paper Instruction Hrs/week Duration of Exam(Hrs) Marks Credits
IA Exam Total
I/II/III 4T 4*4 4*2 4*30 4*70 4*100 4*4
2P 2*8 2*4 2*30 2*70 2*100 2*4
Seminar/Mini Project 1 - 25 - 25 1
Semester Total 25
IV Project work & viva, 20+5 Credits(IA + Dissertation: 100+400 & Viva:125) (40Hrs. of Project work per week) 25
Grand Total 100
Note: The students are trained in the department for a duration of 3 semesters and the fourth semester is earmarked for project work and the students are deputed to various industries and National Laboratories for doing their project.
Course Intake Duration Eligibility
M Sc Electronics
  1. General Category: 16
  2. Payment Category: 12
  3. Extra for physically handicapped, defence and NCC/NSS/Sports: 3
Two Years (Four Semesters) Candidates with the following qualifications are eligible for admission to M.Sc. course in Electronics on the basis of written test and viva-voce as per rules framed by the University in this regard. B Sc graduates with Physics or Electronics as major/optional subject with 45% (40% in case of SC/ST) aggregate excluding languages, provided they have also studied Mathematics at the PU level are eligible for admission to the M Sc Electronics programme. The admission shall be based on the marks secured in the qualifying examination and the marks secured in the entrance test (as per the rules framed by Mangalore University) to be conducted by the University.
M.Phil As per University Regulation One year (Full time) or One and a half year (part time) Master’s degree of Mangalore University or any other University as equivalent thereto with a minimum of 55% marks (50% for SC/ST) in the subject / allied subject. There shall be an entrance test for the admission.
Ph.D. As per University Regulation Minimum three/four Years and maximum five/six years for full-time and part-time research respectively. Master’s degree with 55% (50% for SC/ST) in the subject / allied subject.

Co-curricular Activities:


The Department has a student forum to provide a platform for young students to enhance their talents. Under the banner of this forum various activities are conducted like an yearly fest called "Electrofest" in which inter collegiate competitions on electronic topics are hosted. Visits to Electronics R&D labs and Industries to study their working pattern and know more about advanced equipments being used. Workshops and seminars are conducted to train the students and give knowledge about the present trends in Electronics Technology.


The Department places the students in Electronics Industry for their IVth Semester project work for a period of 24 weeks. At the end of the course Campus Interviews are conducted by a few Industries for job placements and few are immediately absorbed after the project work.

Councelling & Guidance:

Students are divided into batches and are kept under the guidance of staff members for every kind of help they need and are regularly guided in their work as well as choosing of career etc. through personal counseling.

Extra-curricular activities:

Students are motivated to take part in various cultural competitions as well as sports to inculcate in them a competitive spirit, a sportive attitude and develop their overall personality.