Eta Kappa Nu

International honor society for electrical engineering

Eta Kappa Nu Seal

Eta Kappa Nu is the honor society of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. The members consist of students, alumni, and other professionals who have demonstrated exceptional academic and professional accomplishments. Student members are selected on the basis of scholastic standing, character and leadership. Professional members are inducted by nomination of a current member, and by virtue of their contributions.

The Gamma Alpha chapter of Eta Kappa Nu was established at Manhattan College in 1950.


To qualify for membership:

  • juniors must be in the top quarter of their electrical engineering class
  • seniors must be in the top third of their electrical engineering class
  • students must show acceptable character, marked ability and personality


Chester Nisteruk, Ph.D.