The Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering established in the year 1960 is one of earliest departments of MIT, Manipal.
The Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering was established in the year 1972;
Biomedical Engineering in the year 1989 and
Instrumentation & Control Engineering in the year 2001. These departments are involved in active research in broader areas of engineering such as Biomedical Instrumentation, Communication Engineering, Control Systems, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Automation, Nanotechnology, Signal and Image Processing, VLSI etc. Research in these domains are published in various peer reviewed Journal and Conference Publications.