Instrumentation and Control Engineering

ICE department


Department of Instrumentation and Control Engineering was established in the year 1993 and the first batch of students graduated from the department in the year 1997. It offers one Under-Graduate programme (B.Tech.), one Post-Graduate programmes M.Tech. (Process Control and Instrumentation) and also research programmes (M.S. and Ph.D.) in the various fields of Instrumentation and Control Engineering for both regular and part-time scholars. M.Tech. (PCI) is an interdisciplinary programme. The administrative control for this course will be carried out by Dept. of ICE from 2014-16. Faculty from Chemical Engineering Department and Instrumentation and Control Engineering Department will deliver lectures and organize practical classes Nearly 92 students are admitted each year into the Bachelors Programme through AIEEE (All India Engineering Entrance Examination) of which around 10% of the total number of students are admitted through NRI and DASA quota and nearly 28 students are admitted each year into the Masters Programme with valid GATE Score. The curriculum is being updated regularly with inputs from industries and reputed educational institutions. The department with its state of the art laboratories, as well as young and dynamic faculty is involved in providing quality education at both UG and PG levels.


To Constantly strive to make this department a world class school in Instrumentation and Control Engineering


  • To provide high quality education which inspire the students to realize their aspiration and potential.
  • To enhance knowledge, create passion for learning, foster innovation and nurture talents towards Serving the society and the country.
  • To encourage faculty members to update their knowledge and carryout advanced research in cutting edge technologies.
  • To exhibit excellence in research projects and consultancy services, for the benefit of the global community.


Started B.Tech. (Instrumentation and Control Engineering) 1993
Joint M.Tech. (Process control and Instrumentation) with Chemical Engineering 1999
First Ph.D. awarded in the department through part-time registration 2003
Started regular Ph.D. and M.S. (By Research) 2004
Department became QIP centre for Ph.D. 2006
DST-FIST Sponsored dept. 2008
NBA Accreditation 2008 - 2013
Administrative control for M.Tech. (Process control and Instrumentation) June 2014


Head of the Department
Department of Instrumentation and Control Engineering
National Institute of Technology
Tiruchirappalli 620015, India

Tel: +91-431-2503351    Off: +91-431-2503350
Fax: +91-431-2500133