The department of ECE is regulary offering rider courses on modern IDEs and technologies so as to equip the students to keep pace with the changes in the electronic industry. This out of the curriculum courses enhances and encourages the students to pursue the wide possibilities of the area. On 07/03/15 a rider course on Matlab was offered at the Systems Lab of the dept. of ECE. for the students of S4 ECE. This happened to be the first workshop conducted in the newly opened systems lab. 34 students made use of the program and the event have opened a new spectrum of knowledge to the students to try out their expertise. The course was handled by Dr. Arun Joy and Mrs. Anu Antony, faculty of the department. The event was coordinated by Ms. Nisha Varghese