Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Graduate Student Guide
A Message from the Chair
Welcome to the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department of Northeastern University !
I wish to congratulate all of you for being accepted to our graduate program and would like to give you a
brief overview of our faculty, research centers and areas of excellence. You will receive detailed
information about our degree requirements, available courses, facilities as well as campus life during our
graduate orientation sessions.
Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) Department is best known for its strong research programs
and faculty. It offers a wide variety of world class research and education opportunities to its students
both at the master's and doctoral level. The department currently has 43 full-time faculty members with
10 IEEE Fellows. Our faculty is affiliated with several centers of excellence, including the Bernard M.
Gordon Center for Subsurface Sensing and Imaging Systems, Kostas Nanoscale Technology and