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Welcome to ECE

Consistently a nationally top-ranked ECE school, we remain at the forefront of our field, educating and training the next generation of engineers while driving the leading edge of technology.

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Design Build Run with ECE 4760, Designing with Microcontrollers

Academic Programs

Bachelor of Science Degree

Based upon three technical foundations (computers, mathematics, and physics), ECE prepares you for graduate study or a career in all branches of engineering as well as business, medicine, and law.

Master of Engineering Degree

The Master of Engineering (M.Eng.) Degree is a one year program for students seeking advanced training in current technology and engineering design. It is designed to put professional engineers on the fast track to success.

Ph.D. Degree

The interdisciplinary Ph.D. program at Cornell ECE prepares students to be future leaders in research, development and teaching through rigorous course work and cutting-edge research.

Recent News

Molnar, Jena and Xing join national consortium to develop future cellular infrastructure

Three Cornell faculty will be part of the newly established $27.5 million ComSenTer, a center for...

Engineers to hack 50-year-old computing problem with new center

Cornell engineers are part of a national effort to reinvent computing by developing new solutions...

ECE Women Advance Gender Equity in Electrical and Computer Engineering

Cornell ECE’s undergraduate gender ratio is trending upward—35% women in 2017 versus just 13% in...

Yüksel receives 2018 Outstanding TA Award from Cornell ECE

Hazal Yüksel, a Ph.D. candidate from the Molnar Group has been selected to receive the 2018...

Lysandrou receives aerospace industry fellowship

Padraig Lysandrou, ECE B.S. ’18 and an early M.Eng. student in MAE at Cornell was recently awarded...

NYT Op-Ed: Beware of A.I. in Social Media Advertising

An op-ed by Dipayan Ghosh, ECE Ph.D. '13, a former student of Prof. Stephen Wicker.

Latest Spotlights

Data on the Brain

The NSF has found a willing partner at Cornell University in this quest to create technologies that will allow researchers to image the brain and the nervous system.

Teaching Snapshot: ECE 3400 Intelligent Physical Systems

Assistant Professor Kirstin Petersen updates ECE Connections on her new approach to teaching ECE 3400.

Alumni Spotlight: Susie Kim Riley '87

"Do/learn as much as you can. Chart your own path....f you want to have an impact, go out and throw yourself at it."