Dr. A.K. Swami
Prof. & Head
Department of Electrical Engineering
The Govind Ballabh Pant University of Agriculture & technology, Pantnagar came into existence in 1960 on land grant pattern of USA and in collaboration with Illinois university. College of Technology is one of the key college of the university established in 1962. The department of Electrical Engineering Department of Electrical Engineering founded in 1966 offering B. Tech. in Electrical Engineering. PhD programme in Electrical Engineering was started in 1980 while the M. Tech. in Electrical Energy System started in 1987. The department also offered B.Tech. in Electronics & Communication Engineering and Computer Engineering from 1983 to 1994 till trifurcation of the department. The department is rich with well qualified and experienced faculty members. The department is also equipped with latest facilities and equipments for catering to the needs of both undergraduate and postgraduate students. Majority of the graduates are well placed in India and abroad. Many of them have also gone for higher studies in the country and abroad. B. Tech. in Electrical Engineering programme is NBA accredited. Being part of a university offering courses in diversified fields, the students have great opportunity to carry out research in multi-disciplinary areas which is an added edge.
Vision: To be a centre of excellence in teaching and research in Electrical Engineering leading to futuristic and enlightened technocrats imbued with a passion for service to community and the nation.
Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)
PEO 1: To educate the students for acquiring sound knowledge in the field of Electrical Engineering and allied fields, so as to meet the rapidly changing needs in the field of Electrical Engineering
PEO 2: To provide knowledge and skills for conducting research in the field of Electrical Engineering
PEO 3: To facilitate the students with necessary knowledge in the field of Electrical Engineering so as to succeed in competitive examination for pursuing higher studies or pursuing career.
PEO 4: To offer excellent academic learning environment in the department for facilitating students to become eminent team players & expose the students on professional, ethical and social skills to shape them with quality for analyzing and solving engineering and social issues, especially of Uttarakhand.