It is one of the biggest departments of IIT Kharagpur, established during the inception of the institute in 1951. It is also the most favored department after CS and ECE. It is infamous for its tough Viva-voci and Laboratory subjects which require quite some physical and mental strength to attend through.
Department Website: http://iitkgp.ac.in/departments/home.php?deptcode=EE and
Head of the Department : Prof. A K Sinha
Programmes offered: http://iitkgp.ac.in/departments/progs.php?deptcode=EE