PG in Mechatronics: The department is offering AICTE approved, two year (four semester) Post Graduate Programmes in mechatronics engineering under Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology (MAKAUT, formerly West Bengal University of Technology (WBUT), started in the academic year 2022-23. Mechatronics is an emerging and multi-disciplinary study dealing with the integration of mechanical devices, actuators, sensors, electronics, intelligent controllers and computers. Mechatronics engineers design, develop and test a broad range of automated machines from industrial systems, artificial intelligence and medical equipment, to consumer products. The program is designed to provide in-depth knowledge in the fundamentals, design, analysis and operation of mechatronic systems. An eligibility criterion to take admission is B.E./B.Tech. or equivalent from a recognized University/Institution in the area of Electrical Engineering, Electronics, Electronics & Telecommunication, Instrumentation and Mechanical Engineering or equivalent.