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The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Illinois Tech sponsors several events and seminars each year in conjunction with national and international organizations. Our students and faculty have an especially strong presence in competitions, journals, and conferences sponsored by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, the world's leading professional association for the advancement of technology.

Our dedication to these associations gives our students and faculty the networking capabilities and research collaboration opportunities necessary to advance the fields of electrical engineering and computer engineering.

Student Organizations


Formula SAE

Illinois Tech CyberHawks

IEEE—Illinois Tech Student Branch

Scarlet Space Hawks (NASA Robot Mining Team)

Other Student Organizations

National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE)—Illinois Tech Student Chapter

Society of Women Engineers (SWE) at Illinois Tech

Professional Organizations

American Society for Engineering Education
American Indian Science and Engineering Society
IEEE Technical Societies/Councils
IEEE Power Engineering Society
The International Society for Optical Engineering