A R M College of Engineering and Technology

  • Approved By A.I.C.T.E. New Delhi
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  • Affiliated to Anna University - Chennai
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  • Degree Awarding Body: Anna University
  • Marai Malai Nagar,
  • Chennai - 603 209,
  • Tamil Nadu,
  • India

M.E VLSI Design

The one of its kind Training Module Developed by ARM CET aims at imparting Quality Technical Education


M.E. degree course on VLSI Design is for aspiring postgraduates from all branches of Electrical Sciences. Very Large Scale Integrated (VLSI) Circuits is an important area in modern technological world that has revolutionized the developments in Space technology, Defense, Communication, Instrumentation, Medical Electronics, Computing, Internet, and Modern automations in various industries.


Some of the leading firms that are providing career opportunities for the VLSI Design Engineers are INTEL, AMD, SASKEN, SI2 Technoogies,Texas Instruments (India), Wipro Ltd., Motorola India, Bangalore - based Alliance Semiconductors, Analog Devices, Arcus Technology, CoreEl Logic Systems, IBM Global Services, Lucent Technologies, Philips Semiconductors, Sage Design Systems, Infineon Technologies, etc. Some of the Delhi or Noida based firms are Artech Information Systems, Centillium India Pvt. Ltd., HCL Technologies, TranSwitch (India) Pvt.Ltd, Bi Square Consultants and DCM Data Systems. Apart from this there are government Laboratories like ISRO, DRDL, C-DAC, C-DOT, IGCAR, TIFR, IITs, IISc and Public sectors like BEL, BHEL, Power corporations provide opportunities to VLSI Engineers. There are many startups in India and abroad that needs VLSI engineers. This is the area in which many startup are initiated throughout world every year and provide challenging opportunities.



The College has well equipped state of the art Laboratory with sophisticated EDA tool chain from CADENCE that provides tools for all steps of VLSI design. User can start from specification to Tape out with Fab ready format(GDS-II). The various tools and softwares include

  • CADENCE (full flow)
  • Xilinx ISE 9.1
  • Matlab
  • ModelSim 6.3g
  • Code Composer Studio

Apart from this the Laboratory also has

  • FPGA Kits
  • Microprocessor Kits
  • Micro controller Kits
  • Various Interface cards