Report on One-day Industrial Visit to Doordarshan Kendra

A one-day Industrial Visit to Doordarshan Kendra, Bangalore was organized by Dr. Bapi Debnath Assistant Professor (IIoT Dept.) & Industrial Visit Coordinator at Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, on 18th June 2024, for the 4th semester students. A bus was used for transportation. We started at 09-00 a.m. from the college and reached Doordarshan venue at 10-00 a.m.

Total 45 students from 4th sem, ECE Dept. visited the organization, accompanied by faculty members Dr. Ajith A. S. and Prof. Suranya K. The students and faculty members were received by the DDE Sh. K. Satish and Suresh S. Chaware, Director (Engg.), Doordarshan Kendra, Bangalore. Students were divided into two batches of 22 and 23 each. Further one batch of students were directed to studio section and other batch directed to transmission section. Each section was attended by different staffs of Doordarshan.

In studio section, students learnt on practical aspects of video live streaming and witnessed process behind the making and scheduling of TV programmes.

In transmission section, students were briefed about analog and digital communication and its uses, advantages, applications. The students were shown the real transmitters and various antennas like harris antenna, which was used to broadcast the video and audio signals outside.