VLSI and Embedded Systems (M.Tech.)

Jawaharlal Nehru Engineering College (JNEC)

Program Outline

In the last three decades, drastic changes have taken place in the field of Electronics and Computer Engineering. These changes have revolutionized the life of masses.

Electronics Technology has entered in all the walks of life. This technology finds its applications in Consumer, Industrial, Civil, Military, Medical and in many more fields. We can’t imagine Automation without the use of Electronics.

M.Tech. (VLSI and Embedded Systems) program approved by  All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), that not only develops the Industry needed expertise in the chosen domain but also helps to acquire the professional attitude, leadership qualities, management skills and an ability to use engineering expertise for solving social issues.

Key Features

  • Full-fledged and well-equipped laboratories
  • Highly qualified and experienced faculty members
  • Vibrant IEEE students’ chapter
  • Effective implementation of Teacher guardian scheme
  • Placements in national and multi-national companies
  • Industrial visits to expose students with latest technology
  • Innovation Incubation and Research Centre (IIRC) equipped with advanced technological platform. It has following facilities-
  • Industrial mechatronics lab. (Christiani Sharpline Technical Training P.Ltd. Germany)
  • Industrial automation lab.(Siemens, Germany)
  • Industrial robotics lab.(TAL India  and YASKAWA Japan)
  • Autonomous vehicle lab. ( Driverless Car-ADAS USA)
  • Electric vehicle lab. (CSTT Germany)
  • Advanced drone lab
  • Flow tech lab. (Endress+Hauser, Germany)

Program Structure

  • Industry oriented curriculum with flexibility in choosing elective courses
  • The students usually need to complete total credits in two academic years
  • One academic year is divided in two semesters and assessment is carried out at the end of every semester
  • A student undergoes research-based learning by carrying out dissertation work
  • Students are motivated to publish their research work in peer-reviewed national and international journals

Program structure is as follows:

First Semester Second Semester     Third Semester


Final Semester


Professional Core Courses Seminar and Mini Project NPTEL/MOOC Certification Research Based Learning


-Advanced Digital System Design

-Microcontrollers and Digital Signal processors



-Digital Signal and Image Processing

-Programming Language for Embedded Software

-CPLD and FPGA Architecture and Application


Elective II

-Embedded Networking

-System Design with Embedded Linux

-Robotics and Machine Vision



-Research Methodology

-Audit Course – I


-Digital CMOS Design

-Analog CMOS Design



-Memory Technologies

-ARM Controllers

-Low Power VLSI Design



-Communication Buses and Interfaces

-Network Security and Cryptography

-Embedded Real Time Operating System


-PG Lab(Embedded Laboratory)

-Internet of Things

-Mini Project

-Audit Course – II



-Project Management/ Intellectual Property Rights(Self Study)


-Dissertation Phase – I






-Dissertation Phase – II

Professional Elective Courses Leading Edge Technologies NPTEL/MOOC Certification Research Based Learning

    Audit Course I & II

  • English for research paper writing
  • Gandhian thoughts
  • Disaster management
  • Sanskrit for technical knowledge
  • Value education
  • Constitution of India
  • Pedagogy studies
  • Stress management by yoga
  • Personality development through life enlightenment skills

Career Opportunities

Electronics engineering is one of the comprehensive disciplines among all engineering disciplines. It offers platform for a great deal of interdisciplinary work. Electronics engineers apply knowledge and skills of circuit design, programming and prototyping to continuously build new products. An electronics engineer can find career options in the following fields:

  • Automation Industry
  • Software Industry
  • Robotics & AI
  • Mechatronics
  • Embedded & VLSI
  • Telecom Industry
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Research Organizations in Electronics
  • Academics