The Instrumentation Technology Department was established in the year 1981 with a Startup intake of 40 students and the current Intake is 60 students. The Instrumentation Technology was later nomenclated as "Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering" from the year 2014.
The department also runs a Post-Graduate Programme in Bio Medical Signal Processing and Instrumentation and an established Research Centre in 2011, affiliated to VTU Belagavi .
The syllabi of the courses are contemporary and constantly updated as per industry needs and the laboratories are modernized to reflect the latest changes in technology. It offers high quality research as part of its PhD programs. The Department has been accredited multiple times by NBA, New Delhi, the latest being in 2013 for UG and in 2014 for PG.