Departmental Activities

The department with the help of college authority organizes guest lectures, seminars, workshops, training programs, different extra and co-curricular activities in regular basis.

  • Dr. Monojit Mitra, Professor, ECE Department in IIEST Shibpur, delivered a lecture on “Recent Trends in Satellite Communication” on 23rd April, 2015 in collaboration with the Institution of Engineers (India), Student Chapter.



  • All of the faculty members of this department regularly attend many Faculty Development Programs / STTPs in different IITs, JU, IIEST, NITTTR etc. Recently six faculty members from this department successfully completed Short Term Training Programme on “SCILAB and Gnuplot for Engineering and Researcher” at NITTTR, Saltlake, Kolkata from 12th December, 2016 to 16th December, 2016.

  • The Annual Cultural Fest – UTKARSHA 2K17 of HETC was held at Aqua Marina on 10.02.17. Many students from the department participated in different cultural events.


  • A 3-days Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp (under DST-NIMAT PROJECT 2016-2017) was organized in Hooghly Engineering & Technology College from 1st March – 3rd March, 2017. It was conducted jointly by Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (EDI), Kolkata and Entrepreneurship Development Cell of Hooghly Engineering & Technology College, Hooghly, West Bengal and the program was sponsored by The National Science & Technology Entrepreneurship Development Board, Department of Science Technology, Govt. of India.

  • Several Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) Trainings (Through Spoken Tutorial) in collaboration with IIT-Bombay under NMEICT, MHRD, Govt. of India were organized for all the students of the department in the session 2016-2017.


  • The department organized a 5-days workshop for the students on “Autonomous Robotics and Embedded Systems“ in association with TEKNIK from 14th March, 2017 to 18th March, 2017.

  • The department organized the technical events: Robotech (Line Follower & Edge-O-Voider), CircuiTech, µMAT and Technical Crossword in the state level annual technical fest TECHetc 2K17 in HETC from 24th - 25th  March, 2017 organized at HETC Campus.

  • The department organized a 3-days workshop for the students on “Artificial Neural Network using SCILAB” from 4th April, 2017 to 6th April, 2017.

  • The department organized a 1-Day workshop for the students on “Python Programming” on 27th April, 2017 in association with Ardent Computech Pvt. Ltd.

  • The department organized a 1-Day workshop for the students on “Signal Processing with Verilog and FPGA” on 13th May, 2017.

  • The Training & Placement Cell of the college organizes vocational & need based curriculum industrial trainings for students in prestigious organizations The students completed industrial traings in the following organizations in the session 2016-2017: BSNL,DRDO,Eastern Railway-Signal & Telecom,Simoco,Haldia Dock Complex,Prasar Bharati,Airport Authority of India,Globsyn Skills,All India Information Technology Association,NTPC,WEBEL,IBM,Ardent Computech Pvt. Ltd. etc.

  • The Training & Placement Cell of the college provides assistance for placement of final year students. For this, the cell arranges grooming classes for the students from 2nd year onwards through training programs and it has benefited the students and thereby placement has also increased. The students are provided Aptitude Test, Group Discussion and Personal Interview training to face the industry requirement. Through this comprehensive program our students are meeting and satisfying the expectations of the industry.