organization, IEEE is the world's leading professional association for the
advancement of technology.
The IEEE name was
originally an acronym for the Institute of Electrical and Electronics
Engineers, Inc. Today, the organization's scope of interest
has expanded into so many related fields, that it is simply referred
to by the letters I-E-E-E (pronounced Eye-triple-E
Through its global
membership, IEEE is a leading authority on areas ranging from aerospace
systems, computers and telecommunications to biomedical engineering, electric
power and consumer electronics among others.
Members rely on IEEE as
a source of technical and professional information, resources and services.
To foster an interest in
the engineering profession, IEEE also serves student members in colleges and
universities around the world.
constituencies include prospective members and organizations that purchase
IEEE products and participate in conferences or other IEEE programs.
§ more than 375,000 members including nearly
80,000 student members in more than 160 countries
§ 324 sections in ten geographic regions worldwide
§ 1,784 chapters that unite local members with
similar technical interests
§ 1,616 student branches and 452 student branch
chapters at colleges and universities in 80 countries
§ 38 societies and 7 technical councils
representing the wide range of technical interests
§ 390 affinity groups consisting of Consultants'
Network, Graduates of the Last Decade (GOLD), Women in Engineering (WIE) and
Life Members (LM) groups
§ nearly 1,300 standards and projects under
§ more than 1.7 million documents in the IEEE/IET
§ publishes a total of 144 transactions, journals
§ sponsors more than 850 conferences annually
IEEE Student Branch of VJCET has been playing an effective role in shaping and
developing responsible Engineers of Tomorrow. We have been conducting regular
training programs like group discussions, seminars, Interview training by
eminent people and a lot more. Also we conduct various inter college activities.