Electric-drive Vehicle Engineering

Wayne State University

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
1578 USD/credit
1578 USD/credit
787 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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The Electric-drive Vehicle Engineering program at Wayne State University will admit students with bachelor's degrees in engineering, or the equivalent in engineering from an accredited college or university.


Students will receive the master's degree after completing 32 credits of formal courses, directed studies, research or thesis, all of which will be specifically developed for this EVE master's degree program. 

All courses and curricula will be developed in accordance with the regulations of the Graduate School and the college, such as academic regulations of the university, degree and certificate requirements, and academic regulations for the College of Engineering. 

The Electric-drive Vehicle Engineering program at Wayne State University will have a thesis (eight credits) and a non-thesis option, both of which will have a group of required core courses, supplemented by elective courses.


The Wayne State University College of Engineering improves quality of life through engineering and computer science education, research innovation and entrepreneurship. Our faculty members have pioneered, educated and inspired for nearly 85 years. 

The college's 3,700-member student body has the privilege of working alongside expert faculty who have made discoveries, invented technologies and written textbooks in interdisciplinary fields such as automotive safety, data science and analytics, biomedical and healthcare engineering, cyber-physical systems, green technologies, smart manufacturing, transportation and water. 

Faculty working in the College of Engineering benefit from a diverse, supportive and inclusive environment in the unique urban setting of Midtown Detroit, which provides an abundance of industry partnerships as well as research, entrepreneurial and volunteer opportunities.

Programme Structure

The Master of Science degree is offered under the following options:

  • Plan A: 32 credits, including an eight-credit thesis.
  • Plan C: 32 credits of course work in an approved EVE Plan of Work.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




32 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • International applicants must complete the equivalent of a U.S. four-year degree, including all state and external/internal examinations required for the degree. Although a degree in another country may have a name similar to a U.S. degree, this does not necessarily indicate the degree can be accepted as equivalent.Minimum undergraduate GPA of 3 or its equivalent in upper division coursework.
  • The Graduate School does not require the Graduate Record Examination (GRE). However, individual program requirements vary. 
  • Submit your official transcript(s)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1578 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1578 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1578 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1578 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    787 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 787 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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