Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham was the youngest institution to be awarded with an ‘A’ grade by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), an autonomous body established in 1994 by the University Grants Commission (UGC) of India to assess and accredit institutions of higher education in the country.To be eligible to apply for the NAAC accreditation, an educational institution should have completed five years. Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham had just completed six years in January 2009 when it applied for the accreditation. ‘A’ is the highest grade that can be awarded to the best-in-class institutions for higher learning.
In the context of Higher Education, the accreditation status indicates that the particular Higher Educational Institutions meets the standards of quality set by the Accreditation Agency, in terms of its performance, related to the educational processes and outcomes, covering the curriculum, teaching-learning, evaluation, faculty, research, infrastructure, learning resources, organisation, governance, financial well being and student services.
Instrumentation Engineering is a specialized branch of Electrical and Electronics Engineering.The department, established in 1994 has sufficient number of academic and support staff, committed to research and teaching, and well equipped laboratories and library, meeting the requirements of students.It has Power electronics, Electric Machines and Control Systems, Electrical Measurements and Embedded Systems Laboratories in addition to Electrical Workshop. Each laboratory is equipped with instruments and equipments for teaching, learning and research.The Department of EEE offers B. Tech. in Electrical & Electronics Engineering. The program provides excellent technical knowledge in the emerging areas of Electrical Engineering. The curriculum is updated from time to time as per the recommendations of the Board of Studies. This is done to ensure that students are upto speed with the latest developments in the area. Distinguished Lectures supplement classroom instruction, as invited experts share their knowledge and experience with students.