Instrumentation & Control Engineering Department

This department teaches subjects related to Instrumentation & Control

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Instrumentation & Control Engineering Department was established in 2001 with intake of 60 affiliated with Gujarat Technological University, Gujarat. The Department has well equipped laboratories with latest instruments such as Siemens and ABB PLC, ABB DCS, NI Elvis DC motor kit, and software’s such as LABVIEW, MATLAB, PSIM Simulator, Multisim etc... The department has well equipped process control laboratory with level control, pressure control, cascade control, Ratio control as well as heat exchanger and various pneumatic kits.

Department has highly skilled faculty members who possess doctoral degree and many are pursuing PhD in different courses of core in Instrumentation & Control. Few faculties have filed patents on their research work, have published research papers in peer reviewed journals having good impact factor and also published books with international renowned publishers;have also received travel grants for presenting paper in international conferences in various countries, like china, Canada, Turkey, Malaysia etc. funded by DST, GUJCOST, GTU etc.

I& C Dept. has undersigned MOUs with number of companies in and aoround Baroda for Students Project, Training, Expert Lecture, Seminar and Campus Placement. Department have successfully completed various projects funded by GUJCOST, IIPC, and IETE. Department has its own library with good reference books,magazines,journals and wide collection of various teaching methods including model, technical chart for better understanding of students. Different types of Seminar, Expert lectures and Workshops are organized under ISA Students’ Chapter in I&C Department.

For the betterment of students, faculties conduct regular quiz in lectures and laboratories. The online objective type Fundamental Technical Knowledge  Test (FTKT) is conducted at the end of the semester for each subject. All the students have to give two seminars in each semester using chalk and talk method. The department conducts mock placement which includes aptitude test, GD, PI for improving the placement activities. There is research paper writing and patent drafting lecture for LY, TY students by senior faculties of the department. LY students IDP/UDPs are continuously evaluated by industrial experts through conducting mid semester project review.

Department is keen in regularly organising industrial visits for each semester in thermal power plants, nuclear power plants, chemical and gas industries , process industries, control valve manufacturing industries. There is a constant endeavor by the department to reduce the gap between industry and institute by regularly organising  various workshops like calibration and maintenance workshop , Intool workshop etc. Various hands-on activities are conducted during skill development slots to improve knowledge and practical aspects of the students.


Department Mission Vision


  • To contribute globally through excellence in technical education by adapting best practices like teaching methodologies, practical oriented approach, theoretical foundation, technical talks, project competitions, technical quiz competitions etc., in the field of Instrumentation & Control engineering. .


  • Focus on students’ quality academics and overall development.
  • Expose the students to real life industrial situations through visits to industries, expert lectures, seminars and workshops, projects in industry, demonstration of industrial instrumentation systems.
  • Guide students for placement preparation, career planning, entrepreneurial abilities and skills.
  • Develop congenial environment in the department and also establish good infrastructure & laboratories.
  • Maintain the best status among all the Instrumentation & Control engineering departments in this region. 


Programme Educational Objectives

The objectives of a programme can be broadly defined on five counts:

    • Preparedness to learn and apply contemporary technologies for addressing impending challenges for the benefit of organization/society.
    • Core competency in Instrumentation and Control engineering to cater to the industry and research needs
    • Promote innovation, invention and entrepreneurship by enabling the students to transform their ideas to proof of concepts for high tech applications
    • Pursue their higher studies at the institutes of repute in India and abroad and work in educational institutions, research organizations and engineering consultancy companies.
    • To equip graduates with integrity and ethical values so that they become responsible engineers.