The University of Queensland, Mu Kappa Chapter
IEEE HKN Mu Kappa Chapter was established at the University of Queensland on 1st March 2017 and is the first HKN Chapter in Australia and 247th in the world. The University of Queensland (UQ) is one of Australia’s leading research and teaching institutions. Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at UQ has a long history of teaching and research excellence in Australia. UQ ranks among the world’s top universities, as measured by several key independent rankings, including the CWTS Leiden Ranking 2017 (35)*, the Performance Ranking of Scientific Papers for World Universities (41), US News Best Global Universities Rankings (45), QS World University Rankings (47), Academic Ranking of World Universities (55), and Times Higher Education World University Rankings (65).
The Mu Kappa Chapter is dedicated to employing the talents and energy of its members in service of the community and upholding the ideals of the founders of HKN and the IEEE. From organising technical talks with innovators and industry leaders and arranging informative site visits, to providing volunteer tutoring and engaging social activities within the university, our members are developing the skills, experiences, and relationships that will enable them to become global leaders into the future, all from our phenomenal home in sunny south-east Queensland.