The Department of Electronics and Communications Engineering was established with the vision to produce professional engineers to serve not only Ghana or Africa but the world at large. With a rich tradition in research and teaching, the department provides a wide range of research interests for the faculty which encompasses the wide area of applied and fundamental aspects of Electronics and Communication Engineering. All faculty members are currently carrying out research on advanced technologies in the following areas: Wireless Sensor Networks, VLSI Design, Embedded Systems, Networking, Digital Signal Processing, Programmable Logic Controller and Digital Image Processing.
The Department has the most advanced state-of-the-art laboratories: The Electronic Work Bench Lab, Electronics Circuits Design Lab, Digital Signal Processing Lab, VLSI Design Lab, Embedded Systems Design Lab, Microwave Lab, and an Optical Communication Lab provide comprehensive hands on practical training that is second to none in Africa.
Students pursuing a Bachelors of Engineering in Electronics and Communications have a full and flexible undergraduate curriculum. Numerous courses can be tailored to fit every individual's interests, skills and career goals. Students can prepare for technological careers in industry, academia or management.
One of the most sought-after courses where students will learn well established technologies and emerging trends in Signals and Systems, Digital Signal Processing, Microprocessor and Micro-controllers, Communication System and Protocols, VHDL and VLSI.