The Karpagam charity trust was promoted in the year 1989 by
Dr. R. Vasanthakumar B.E.(Hons), D.Sc., Chairman and Managing Trustee, with the vision to serve and to lead the society by imparting quality based education as the mission.Karpagam College of Engineering started in the year 2000 and it is approved by AICTE and affiliated to Anna University, Chennai. It is an autonomous institution with an enterprising management, which directs all its effort towards excellence.
The Department of Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering was started in the year 2008. The department has got well-equipped laboratories such as Electronic Circuits Lab, Transducers and Measurement Lab, Control System and Simulation Lab, Process Control Lab, Computer Control of Process Lab, Design Project Lab, PLC Lab, Industrial Instrumentation Lab, Engineering Practices Lab and latest software packages. The main objective of the department is to produce talented and zealous Electronics and Instrumentation Engineers to satisfy the industrial needs. The department successfully organized IEEE sponsored 7th International Conference on “Intelligent Systems and Control” (ISCO) during the year 2013, National conference on “Emerging Trends in Electronic Instrumentation, Automation and Control” (ETEIAC) every year from 2011 and various workshops, seminars that are very much useful for the student community.
The 6th International conference on Electrical, Electronics, Instrumentation and Computer communication (E2IC2) 2019 aims to bring together academicians, scientists, research scholars and students, to share and disseminate information on knowledge and scientific research works related to above topics and discusses the practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted. The conference will provide the authors and listeners with opportunities for National and International collaboration and networking among the universities and institutions from India and abroad for promoting research and developing technologies. This conference will also create awareness about the importance of basic scientific research in different fields and matching this with the product market.