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LEADING THE WAY: Led by a distinguished faculty, the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering prepares today’s undergraduate and graduate students to be tomorrow’s leaders and innovators.




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Dr. Suresh Subramaniam, Chair

I’m glad you are here! The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) is a vibrant department that offers modern and innovative academic programs, and is engaged in cutting-edge research. I invite you to look around our site to learn about our academic programs and our faculty and research.

Academics: We offer undergraduate degrees in electrical engineering and computer engineering, and graduate degrees in electrical, computer, and telecommunications engineering.  We also offer five-year bachelor of science/master of science degrees, and a certificate in high performance computing.

Meet our faculty: Our faculty conduct a range of research across the electrical, computer, and telecommunications engineering fields.  They have received prestigious research grants from the National Science Foundation, the Air Force Office of Scientific Research, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, and other institutions.

Community: The department hosts a variety of professional and social events to enrich the experience of students.  These include the ECE Distinguished Lecture Series and several technical seminars featuring leaders in the field,  and numerous social events. Students also have access to the services and resources of the department, the School of Engineering and Applied Science (SEAS), and the university.  Undergraduate students in the department have the opportunity to participate actively in their research programs, alongside graduate students and the faculty. 

I encourage you to visit us in-person to learn more about our programs and community.  We are here to answer your questions.

Suresh Subramaniam, Chair


GW Pinpoint; ECE Quick Facts

Get a snapshot of the ECE  department by taking a look at our Quick Facts page.


GW Pinpoint; Meet our Faculty

Visit our Faculty Directory to see a list of our faculty and their research interests and to learn how to contact them.


GW Pinpoint; Academics

Find out more about the graduate and undergraduate degree programs offered by the ECE department.