Women in Engineering

About us

The IEEE NITK WIE is a professional organisation dedicated to promoting technical interests among women engineers and scientists. It was launched on February 18th 2009 by Prof Marimuthu, the R10 WIE Coordinator. Our mission is to inspire, engage, encourage, and empower IEEE women student members and facilitate the recruitment and retention of women in technical disciplines globally.


Athena - Women's Hackathon


A 24 hour hackathon was organized for the girl students of NITK under IEEE WiE Affinity Group NITK in association with Web Enthusiasts Club, NITK. The applications developed were all based on a given topic and they were judged by invited professors on the following day and winners were rewarded.