The Department possesses the only high voltage testing facility in the country. These test facilities are used for undergraduate and postgraduate education as well as consultancy jobs for the industry such as Ceylon Electricity Board and Lanka Transformers Ltd.
The Microwave Laboratory at DEEE focuses on applications from 1GHz to 13GHz. The laboratory is well equipped to design, fabricate and test microwave circuits ranging from transmitter and receiver systems to component level designs such as amplifiers and mixers. The department offers courses in microwave engineering both at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.
The R&D work of the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (DEEE) is facilitated by a state of the art printed circuit board (PCB) fabrication laboratory. The laboratory is equipped to handle multi-layer boards up to 8 layers, RF and microwave board requiring high precision, and flexible PCBs. The key fabrication techniques used include precision CNC milling and photolithography.