Welcome to the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
The ECE Department offers high quality undergraduate and graduate programs through innovative teaching, imaginative research and scholarship.
The ECE Department provides two programs of study: Electrical Engineering and Computer Engineering.
Interested in finding out more information about our programs? Schedule a visit by calling 1-800-488-NDSU.
ECE Professor to Serve as NSF Program Director
Dr. Samee U. Khan, Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, has been selected to serve as a Program Director at the National Science Foundation (NSF) in the Directorate for Computer & Information Science & Engineering (CISE) for the Computer and Network Systems (CNS) Division. This is a temporary rotating position, where he will serve for 1-4 years while on leave from NDSU; Dr. Khan will evaluate and recommend research proposals for funding, helping to influence new directions in the fields of engineering and science.
Within the past year, Dr. Khan was also appointed to 3-year terms as both an Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Distinguished Lecturer and an Associations for Computing Machinery (ACM) Distinguished Speaker, where he will travel around the country to lecture at various events on topics related to his areas of expertise, which include optimization, robustness, and security of systems, such as big data, cloud, grid, cluster computing, Internet of Things, social networks, wired and wireless networks, cyber-physical systems, smart grids, and optical networks.
Attention: Prospective Graduate Students
If you have been offered admission without financial assistance, please note that we currently do not have openings for funded teaching assistant or grader positions.
Engineers Without Borders
Advisor: Dr. Eakalak Khan
Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society
Advisor: Dr. Dharmakeerthi Nawarathna