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23100 USD/year
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Data and Information Fusion degree at University at Buffalo, The State University of New York School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, is designed for professionals who are involved in the design of multisource data and information systems. 

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Overview

Education

Data fusion refers to the combination of data from multiple sensors (either of the same or different types), whereas information fusion refers to the combination of data and information from sensors, human reports, and databases.

The Data and Information Fusion degree at University at Buffalo, The State University of New York School of Engineering and Applied Sciences combines statistical, computational and design-oriented courses across the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, to provide the multidisciplinary background necessary for development of fusion systems. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Multisensor Info Fusion
  • High Level Info Fusion
  • Information Systems
  • Data Mining in Service Enterprises
  • Optimal Estimation Methods
  • Special Topics-Ontological Engineering

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Fall Admission

  • January 15: Full consideration for funding/fellowships
  • February 15:International applicants who are not requesting financial aid
  • August 1: Domestic applicants who are not requesting financial aid
Spring Admission
  • August 1: Full consideration for funding/fellowships
  • October 1: International applicants who are not requesting financial aid
  • December 15: Domestic applicants who are not requesting financial aid
We accept applications on a rolling basis throughout the year.

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

hours

Delivered

Blended

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.
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GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
Required

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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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

The entrance requirements for the ME with a concentration in Data and Information Fusion are:  

  • A baccalaureate degree in Engineering, Math, Physics, or a pre-approved related science (subject to approval).
  • Demonstrated practical engineering experience (formal job or projects). 
  • A minimum grade point average of 3.0 (on a 4.0 basis) for all undergraduate work taken during the last two years of the applicant's studies. 

In exceptional cases, the department may authorize admission of an applicant who does not meet all of the above requirements. In such cases the department will establish performance criteria which, when satisfied, will serve as the basis for continuing in the program.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    23100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 23100 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    11310 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11310 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

  • School of Engineering and Applied Sciences Scholarships
  • University at Buffalo Presidential Fellowships
  • National Science Foundation Graduate Fellowships
  • Arthur A. Schomburg Fellowships
  • Fulbright Programs
  • Western New York Prosperity Fellowship Program

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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