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ERTL(S), Thiruvananthapuram

ERTL(S), Thiruvananthapuram

Electronics Regional Test Laboratory (South), Trivandrum, popularly known as ERTL(South), is one of the Laboratories under STQC Directorate, Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, Government of India, engaged primarily in providing Accredited Calibration and Testing facilities.


It is one of the four ERTL set ups of STQC Directorate, dedicated to serve small and medium-scale Electrical, Electronic and IT industries spread across the country. The Lab was under the administrative control of KELTRON and was taken over by Government of India in March 1988.

ERTL(South) serves the industries located in its operational region, the southern part of India, with an aim of upgrading the overall quality of relevant products. 


Various activities of the Laboratory are manned by well qualified, trained and experienced engineers mostly trained in India and abroad in the relevant areas of Technology. Our manpower includes 23 technical  and 15 non-technical staff. The highly reliable Testing and Calibration services are availed by organizations like VSSC, KELTRON, C-DAC, Airports Authority, NPCIL, NTPC etc.


Our services include:

  • Testing and Evaluation of Active, Passive & SMD Components
  • Testing and Evaluation of Systems & Products
  • Safety Testing and Calibration of Electro-medical Equipments
  • Stringent Environmental testing of Components & Products
  • Assistance for developing new products
  • Calibration of Electrical & Non-electrical parameters
  • Training on ISO-9000 – Quality Management System
  • Training on ISO – 20000 – IT Service Management System
  • IT Services like E-Security, S/W Testing & S/W Quality Engineering
  • Certification Services


Recognitions / Accreditations

  •     The Laboratory is accredited by NABL, for Electro-technical calibration services.
  •     IECEE-CB accreditation for safety testing of Electro-medical equipments as per ISO/IEC-60601 series Standards.
  •     Components test lab, Environmental lab, Equipment test lab accredited by Space agency, Thiruvananthapuram

Specialized Services

  •    Screening of SMD like   LCR of different miniature sizes, discrete devices, digital and linear ICs.
  •    ERTL (South) is the lead laboratory in the country for safety testing of medical electronic equipments and an approved Test Laboratory under IECEE-CB Scheme (CBTL).  

Key Areas of Services offered to Industry


Contact Us

Head of Laboratory/Centre
Name and Designation Address Phone/Email/Fax
S Beena, Sr. Director & Scientist G

ERTL(South) Akkulam, Sreekariyam Road, Sreekariyam, Thiruvananthapuram - 695 017

Phone: 0471 - 2559943
Fax: 0471 - 2559943
Email: sbeena AT stqc.gov.in