Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan is a Deemed University located in Bhubaneswar, Odisha. It was originally founded as Institute of Technical Education and Research (ITER) in the year 1996. The university has been at the forefront nourishing a learning ambience, encouraging academic, research and innovations since its inception in 2007. The university is composed of 09 degree-granting schools with 10,000 students. Many of SOAU's programs are nationally accredited for meeting high standards of academic quality, including engineering, medicine, pharmacy, business, nursing, biotechnology, humanities, environment, nanotechnology, agriculture and law. University was ranked 16th by National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) under the aegis of Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India and has been awarded ‘A’ Grade by NAAC. It has established 10 research centers & 23 research labs to fulfill the need of faculties and students.
Faculty of Engineering & Technology is a constituent of SOAU having fourteen departments with more than four hundred faculty members. The department of ECE and EIE are continually working to provide quality research outputs in the areas of signal & image processing, communication engineering, microelectronics devices.