India is becoming a premier Automobile hub of the world, with all the automobile giants having a presence in India. The quality and skills of the automotive engineers being developed needs to be sharpened in order to satisfy the stringent requirements of the Automobile industry. The M.Tech. Programme in Automotive Electronics of the Amrita School of Engineering, is focused more on the design of modern electronic hardware systems for automotive applications. Emphasis is placed on a creative and imaginative approach to automotive electronics system deisgn.

The Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)

  • PEO1  :  Ability to acquire knowledge and skills in electronics and computation in wider aspects of automotive domain so as to excel in modern industry, academia or research.
  • PEO2  :  Ability to comprehend, analyze, design and create novel solutions to problems in the areas of Automotive Electronics that are viable and acceptable technically, economically and socially.
  • PEO3  :  To exhibit professional competence and leadership qualities with a harmonious bled of ethics leading to an integrated personality development.

The Programme Outcomes (POs)

  • PO1     :  An ability to independently carry out research/investigation and development work to solve practical problems.
  • PO2     :  An ability to write and present a substantial technical report/document.
  • PO3     :  Students should be able to demonstrate a degree of mastery over the area as per the specialization of the program. The mastery should be at a level higher than the requirements in the appropriate bachelor program.
  • PO4     :  An ability to work in a team to take up the challenges in the field of vehicular communication, advanced driver assistance systems and vehicle electrification, giving due consideration to societal, environmental, economical and financial factors.
  • PO5     :  An ability to maintain lifelong learning and research by way of participating in professional activities with a high level of commitment.

Curriculum (2017 Regulation)

SEMESTER I
Course Code Type Course L–T–P Cr
17AL 601 FC Linear Algebra and Optimization for Signal Processing 3–0–0 3
17AL 602 FC Automotive Embedded Systems 3–0–1 4
17AL 603 FC Digital Control Systems 3–0–0 3
17AL 610 SC Principles of Automotive Systems 3–0–0 3
17AL 611 SC Automotive Grade Processors 3–0–1 4
17AL 614 SC Automotive Laboratory-I 0-0-1 1
17HU 601 HU Cultural Education   P/F
Total Credits 18
SEMESTER II
Course Code Type Course L–T–P Cr
17AL 612 SC Vehicle Dynamics & Control 3-0-1 4
17AL 613 SC Electric Vehicles and Architectures 3–0–0 3
17AL 604 FC RTOS in Multi-core Environment 3–0–1 4
17AL 605 FC Deep Learning 3–0–0 3
  E Elective – I 3–0–0 3
17AL 615 SC Automotive Laboratory-II 0–0–1 1
17EN 600 HU Technical Writing   P/F

Total Credits

18
   
   
SEMESTER III
Course Code Type Course L–T–P Cr
  E Elective – II 3–0–0 3
  E Elective – III 3–0–0 3
17AL 616 SC Automotive Electronics Laboratory (OPEN LAB) 0–0–1 1
17AL 798 P Dissertation   8
17AL 797 P Research Methodology 1-0-0 1
Total Credits 16
SEMESTER IV
Course Code Type Course Cr

17AL 799

P

Dissertation

14

Total Credits

14

TOTAL CREDITS: 66

Foundation Core

Course Code Course L-T-P Cr
17AL 601 Linear Algebra and Optimization for Signal Processing 3–0–0 3
17AL 602 Automotive Embedded Systems 3–0–1 4
17AL 603 Digital Control Systems 3–0–0 3
17AL 604 RTOS in Multi-core Environment 3–0–1 4
17AL 605 Deep Learning 3–0–0 3

Subject Core

Course Code Course L-T-P Cr
17AL 610 Principles of Automotive Systems 3–0–0 3
17AL 611 Automotive Grade Processors 3–0–1 4
17AL 612 Vehicle Dynamics and Control 3-0-1 4
17AL 613 Electric Vehicles and Architectures 3–0–0 3
17AL 614 Automotive Laboratory-I 0–0–1 1
17AL 615 Automotive Laboratory-II 0-0-1 1
17AL 616 Automotive Electronics Laboratory (OPEN LAB) 0–0–1 1

Electives

Course Code Course L-T-P Cr
17AL 701 Vehicular Communication 3–0–0 3
17AL 702 Vehicular Networks 3–0–0 3
17AL 703 Power Converters for Automotive Applications 3–0–0 3
17AL 704 Electrical Machines for Automotive Applications 3–0–0 3
17AL 705 Control of Power Converters and Electrical Machines 3–0–0 3
17AL 706 Sensing for Autonomous Vehicles 3–0–0 3
17AL 707 Multi Sensor Data Fusion 3–0–0 3
17AL 708 Reinforcement Learning 3–0–0 3
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Degree: 
Postgraduate (PG)
School: 
School of Engineering
Campuses: 
Coimbatore