ABOUT VFSTR UNIVERSITY
VFSTR University, the flagship institution of Vignan Group of Educational Institutions, is a NAAC 'A' accredited institution, ranked 88 by National Institutional Ranking Framework of MHRD, Government of India. Located in serene environs of Vadlamudi on the Guntur-Tenali highway, the university with its sprawling play grounds, campus greenery and imposing academic blocks, is a virtual haven of rural quiet and idyllic beauty. Since its inception in 1997, the institution has been striving to promote high standards in technical education to aid in the career building of many students who step into its portals. Through diverse programs and updated curriculum and by imparting industry exposure and hands-on skills, the university trains its students into competitive and global professionals, imbued with ethical consciousness and social awareness. All the departments are supported by a good mix of young and senior faculty with a rich research, teaching and industry background. The sophisticated laboratories and research centres make it one of the most preferred institutions for the aspirants of engineering studies.
DEPARTMENT OF ELECTRONICS & COMMUNICATION ENGINEERING started in 1997, known for its motivated and highly accomplished and committed faculty team. The department students are known for their outstanding performance and consistent placements i.e. above 85%. Backed by a team of 8 professors, 9 Associate professors and 42 Assistant Professors, the major focus areas of research in the department are VLSI Design, Communication, Embedded Systems, Networking and Biomedical Signal and Image Processing. It has 45 research scholars pursuing quality research in diverse areas. The department got 3 projects from DST and AICTE. The faculty have around 242 publications into their credit and also filed 2 patents. The Department of ECE offers three UG courses - Electronics & Communication Engineering, Electronics & Computer Engineering(ECM), Bio-Medical Engineering and 4 P.G courses - VLSI design, Embedded system, Data Communication Networking and Image Processing and Machine Vision (IPMV).
DEPARTMENT OF ELECTRICAL & ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING started in 1999 by adopting the motto: Excellence in Engineering Education, the Electrical & Electronics Engineering Department has experienced and highly qualified faculty team with strong research and professional expertise. The department students are known for their outstanding performance and consistent placements i.e. above 90%. Backed by a team of 4 professors, 5 Associate professors and 19 Assistant Professors, the department strives for excellence in teaching, research and professional services to the industry so as to achieve eminence in selected niche areas of Electrical and Electronics Engineering. The major focus areas of research in the department are power converter design, power electronic control of drives, power system automation, hybrid / electric vehicle design, renewable energy systems and reactive power compensation. The department got one project from DST - FIST. The faculty have around 162 publications in to their credit and also filed 2 patents. The Department of EEE offers UG course in Electrical & Electronics Engineering and 2 PG courses - Power Electronics & Drives and Power Systems.