Students working together at a Hackathon

Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Nearly every EECS course is taught by one of our award-winning faculty members, not a teaching assistant. Thirteen computer labs and nine hardware labs provide our students with ample resources to achieve their academic goals. EECS graduates have aquired positions at a wide range of companies, government agencies, and research institutions, including Fortune 500 companies such as Garmin, T-mobile, Honeywell, and Northrop-Grumman.

Notable Stats

Of EECS Graduate Students Receive Funding from Assistantships or Fellowships
$1.7 M
Spent on laboratory equipment in the past six years

Graduate Research Opportunities

Graduate research opportunities are available to EECS students at both of our associated research centers: CReSIS and I2S, as well as many of other research center across campus.

Close up of a microchip

Cutting-Edge Degree Programs

A variety of undergraduate and graduate degree programs are available to students seeking to pursue a career in cutting-edge technology fields, including our new undergraduate Interdisciplinary Computing program.

A student in the Choi Lab

KU EECS Distinguished Service Award

We are now accepting applications for the 2023 KEDS award
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Mohammad Alian, an assistant professor of the EECS Department, is a Co-PI of the ACE Center

The 10th Annual Best Scientific Cybers

The Rocky Mountain Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition (RMCCDC), hosted by Regis University, welcomed teams from numerous institutions during February 11-12, 2023 for an opportunity to compete in the annual RMCCDC contest.  The University of Kansas' Jayhackers competed and qualified for the main competition in Denver, Colorado, in March 2023.