Diploma in Electronics

In 1976, the University set the pace for vocation-oriented education by establishing Premlila Vithaldas Polytechnic where one can select from a range of job-oriented technical courses.

Electronics Department of P. V. Polytechnic was established in 1983. It conducts “Diploma in Electronics” programme of four years duration. It is the only programme in Maharashtra which provides opportunity of In-plant training and Internship for one year to its students. The department aims at providing high quality technical education in the field of electronics engineering.

The curriculum includes pioneering subject of ‘Documentation Techniques’ which is highly appreciated by the Industry. The diploma students get an exposure to modern and cutting edge technology in prestigious institutions and companies like BARC, TIFR, L & T etc. The Department has a strong team of highly qualified 12 faculty members which is headed by Mr. Dinesh Girap and many industry experts work with the department as a mentor.

Being a grant in Aid course of Govt. of Maharashtra, students pay very less fees compare to private colleges.

Students can avail various Scholarship and Freeship schemes of Govt. of India & Maharashtra as well as through various corporate scholarships l i k e Indiabulls, K.C.Mahindra etc.

Course Information

Year of Establishment – 1983
Duration – 4 years
(Inclusive of 2 Semester Internship)
Intake – 40
Eligibility – S.S.C. or equivalent, Min. 35%

Core Highlights

  • Early exposure to rapid Proto typing platforms such as Ardiuno and Raspberry Pi.
  • Industry-integrated course gives added advantage to the graduates.
  • Two Semester Internship i Electronic industries during the course.
  • Project work on latest trends in Electronic industry.
  • Field visits, educational, excursion, workshops, guest lectures for the overall development of the students.
  • Department has a strong team of highly qualified faculty members.

Scholarships Available

  • K.C. Mahindra Scholarship for first year diploma students.

Core Subjects

FIRST YEAR

SEMESTER - I
DE1001 ELEMENTS OF ELECTRONICS
DE1002 ELECTRONICS WORKSHOP AND ENGINEERING DRAWING
DE1003 BASIC MATHEMATICS
DE1004 COMMUNICATION SKILL - I
DE1005 BASIC SCIENCE
DE1006 DEVELOPMENT OF GENERIC SKILL
SEMESTER - II
DE2001 ELECTRICAL TECHNOLOGY
DE2002 COMPUTER FUNDAMENTALS & C –PROGRAMMING
DE2003 APPLIED MATHEMATICS
DE2004 COMMUNICATION SKILL – II
DE2005 APPLIED SCIENCE
DE2006 BASIC ELECTRONICS

SECOND YEAR

SEMESTER - III
DE301 DOCUMENTATION TECHNIQUES – I
DE302 CIRCUITS AND SYSTEMS
DE303 DIGITAL CIRCUITS AND SYSTEMS
DE304 BASIC ELECTRONICS AND CIRCUIT DESIGN
DE305 MATHEMATICS - III
SEMESTER - IV
DE401 ANALOG TECHNIQUES AND SPECIAL ICs
DE402 ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS AND MEASUREMENT TECHNIQUES
DE403 MATHEMATICS – IV
DE404 INTRODUCTION TO MICROPROCESSORS
DE405 PRINCIPLES OF COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS

THIRD YEAR

SEMESTER - V
Internship (24 weeks)
SEMESTER - VI
DE601 INTERFACING CIRCUITS
DE602 POWER ELECTRONICS
DE603 MICROCONTROLLERS AND APPLICATIONS
DE604 PRINCIPLES OF CONTROL ENGINEERING
DE605 INSTRUMENTATION ENGINEERING

FOURTH YEAR

SEMESTER - VII
DE701 DOCUMENTATION TECHNIQUES
DE702 DATA COMMUNICATION AND NETWORKING
DE703 INDUSTRIAL ORGANISATION AND MANAGEMENT
DE704 TELEMATICS
DE705 ELECTRONIC PROJECT
SEMESTER - VIII
Internship (24 weeks)

Special Features

Development of Leadership Skills through Inter-collegiate Annual Techno Festival “PRAYAS” and Students’ Council Activities.
Opportunity to get trained by organizations of international repute like BARC, TIFR etc.
Opportunity to work on sponsored Industry project.
Special emphasis on Entrepreneurship, Personality development & Social schemes like NSS, CDTP, PMKVY.

Department has developed following advanced Labs.:

  • PSoC Lab ( Equipments donated by CypressSemiconductor & ARM University).
  • FRGA & CPLD development platforms.
  • Internet of Things (IoT) Lab.

 

Training Partners & Employers

Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR)
Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC)
Electronics Regional Testing Laboratory (ERTL)
Aditya Solutions
Ashida Electronics Pvt Ltd
APLAB Ltd.
Radix Electrosystems Pvt Ltd
Western Regional Instrumentation Centre (WRIC)
Artemis Pvt Ltd
Core Technologies
DIPEL Electronics
GenMeaint Ltd
NCC Telecom Pvt. Ltd.
Electrolab India Pvt. Ltd
Industrial Design Centre, IIT-Bombay
Larsen & Toubro Ltd.
Systems Creator
Quality Logger
Simtek Medico Systems Ltd
Applied Digital Microsystems Pvt Ltd.

Further Studies

Students on completion of the course can directly enrol for

  • First Class diploma holders are eligible for admission to the Second Year of Engineering Degree Course.
  • Diploma holders can also pursue Post Diploma Courses offered by certain institutions in subjects related to Electronics, Computers, Information Technology and Management.

 

Job Opportunities

The students occupy positions such as:

  • Supervisors in Assembly and Production Departments,
  • Technical Assistants in Research & Development Departments of Electronic Industries,
  • Documentation Technicians,
  • Hardware & Software Technicians in Computer Industries,
  • Technicians for Embedded Technologies,
  • Self Employment as Assemblers of Electronic Equipments / Manufacturers of the Components.