IEEE is the world’s biggest professional association committed toward advancing technological innovation and excellence for the benefit of humanity. The UKFCET Student Branch was inaugurated by Dr. S. Gopakumar, Head of Student Retention Working group in IEEE India Initiative and former ISRO engineer on 29th August, 2016.
IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineering) founded in 1884, is celebrating 125 years of its existence this year. It is a non profit organization, and the largest technical organization in the world. IEEE serves over 3,50,000 members, who are geographically divided into 10 regions, with more than 300 Sections and 1100 Student Branches worldwide. A Student Branch falls under the auspices of a local Section. IEEE was founded to help its members share information in ways that promote innovation. Members of the Institute engage in technical and professional activities designed to advance the theory and practice of electro-technology.
The Institute strives to be supportive and responsive to Members' needs by seeking to anticipate and manage change in ways that will benefit members and the societies in which they live. Further, the IEEE promotes public understanding and appreciation of the contributions of electrical and electronics engineers.
The Student Branch of the Institution of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc, USA (IEEE) is functioning under IEEE Kerala Section