IEEE Student Branch Bonn

Please Note

This IEEE Student Branch is currently inactive. If you would like to join this branch and to help coordinating an event, please do not hesitate to contact us.


The IEEE Student Branch Bonn offers the following events:

  • Monthly meetings with birds of a feather
  • Participation in competitions like IEEE Extreme or the Student Paper Contest
  • Visiting industry partners
  • Seminars of IEEE guest speakers

So take part in the only student branch at the University of Bonn! If you've any questions do not hesitate to contact us. Moreover, you can read the document undefinedWhy is an IEEE Student Branch Beneficial? and some undefinedintroducing slides in German from the University of Bonn.


The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Founded in 1884, The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) is a worldwide technical professional society devoted to advancing the theory and application of electrical engineering, electronics and computing. IEEE serves 366.000 electrical engineers, scientists and other professionals in 147 countries. It is the world's largest technical professional society. The Institute's purposes are most succinctly expressed in their mission statement:

The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers promotes the development of electrotechnology and allied sciences, the application of those technologies for the benefit of humanity, the advancement of the profession, and the well-being of its members.

Branch Membership

The membership of the student branch is absolutely free. You only have to pay for the membership of IEEE (see below). If you are member of the local student branch you have privileges for every event. Usually the events are open for everybody but if we would have restrictions the members of the branch will be invited first.

IEEE Membership

The IEEE membership includes a free monthly copy of the IEEE Spectrum - which contains introductory-level articles on new advances in various fields of science and technology. In addition, you are entitled to the following benefits:

  • Participation in all activities of your local IEEE student branch
  • Membership discounts for joining one or more of the different technical societies within IEEE, which gives you access to the latest publications in the respective field
  • Discounts on any books published by IEEE Conference
  • Financial support for student members attending IEEE-organized conferences
  • Participation in IEEE-sponsored international student competitions (Student Paper Contest)

The full year rate for students is about 27 US-Dollar (approximately 24 EUR). For further Information:

Links (IEEE)