Brief History of ECIL Hyderabad (Electronics Corporation of India Ltd)

ECIL Hyderabad History

Electronics Corporation of India Limited was constituted in the Year 1967. It’s an indigenous Government of India Enterprise under the supervision of Department of Atomic Energy (India), which was formulated by A. S. Rao in Hyderabad, with the motive of creating an indigenous base in the area of electronics. Form the very initial stage ECIL Hyderabad was completely self dependent and was devoted in the area of designing, developing and manufacturing of many products. Electronics Corporation of India Limited is currently a multi dimensional organization which focuses on nuclear sector, defense sector and space sector. ECIL Hyderabad has played a very vital role in the training and expansion of high caliber technical and managerial human resource. Since so many years it has been a successful organization fulfilling the need of the most crucial sectors of the like Defense, Civil Aviation, Information & Broadcasting, Telecommunications, Insurance, Banking, Police, and Para-Military Forces, Oil & Gas, Power, Space Education, Health, Agriculture, Steel and Coal sectors and many more therefore it serves multiple products in multiple sectors.


ECIL has embraced India with many of it ‘firsts’ like the first Digital Computer, the first Solid State TV, and the first Control & Instrumentation for Nuclear Power Plant etc. Existence of Electronics Corporation of India Limited is of great relevance to Indian Economy. The vision of ECIL is focused on the betterment of the country by helping it in becoming self reliant in strategic electronics. ECIL’s mission is to merge its status as a valued national asset in the field of strategic electronics with unambiguous focus on Atomic Energy, Defense, Security and such significant sectors of strategic national significance.

EICL’s focus has been continuously supported by the Quality Assurance Agencies of the consumers, regulatory agencies like the Atomic Energy regulatory Board and the Pollution Control Boards. The strategies of Electronics Corporation of India Limited have always been of top quality. ECIL Hyderabad has taken several procedures to improve the openness and transparency of all its operations which makes it a responsible company. The Board of Director of the company have established a code of conduct which is to be followed by all the people associated to the company from top to bottom level. Stocks of Electronics Corporation of India Limited are not listed at any stock exchange neither in India nor in abroad. However, all the shares are registered in the name of the President and his nominees. Also that ECIL Hyderabad follows a very strict whistle blower policy. Few of the main objectives of Electronics Corporation of India Limited are to establish newer technology products such as Container Scanning Systems and Explosive Detectors, To explore new avenues of commerce and work for development in strategic segment in addition to working for realizing technological solutions for the advantage of society in areas like Agriculture, Education, Health, Power, Transportation, Food, Disaster Management etc and also to improve the shareholders value.

Companies like Electronics Corporation of India Limited (ECIL) are a gem for the development of country like India which is at developing stage. The contribution of ECIL Hyderabad to the Indian Economy cannot be calculated since it’s far beyond it.

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Sandeep works for an MNC in Hyderabad as a Software Professional. He is also a Travel Writer, Blogger and an amateur photographer. He has keen interest in Indian History and interested in visiting ancient historical places of India.
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