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Electrical Engineering, M.Eng.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration

About

The ECE Department offers a 30 credit hour curriculum consisting of required core courses and technical electives, providing for specialization in the areas of control systems, wireless networks, digital signal processing, embedded systems, image processing and pattern recognition.

Classes will be offered in the late afternoon and evening hours to enable students to earn their master's degree through part-time study. 

The program may be completed entirely on campus, entirely online, or through a combination of on-campus and online courses.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Communication Systems
  • Modern Control Theory 
  • Digital Signal Processing 
  • Intro. To Embedded Systems
  • Advanced Topics in EMC 
  • Digital Controller Design 
  • Nonlinear Control Systems 
  • Pattern Recognition and Neural Networks (W)
  • Active Filters 
  • Digital Signal Processing
  • Multirate Sig. Proc w/ Apl 
  • Introduction to Computer Music 
  • Pattern Recognition and Neural Networks 
  • Speech Processes 
  • Multimedia Design Tools I 
  • Mobile Devices & Ubiqys Comp Sys
  • Data Mining 
  • Information Engineering 
  • Intelligent Systems 
  • Digital Signal Processing
  • Pattern Recognition and Neural Networks 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    Advisory Deadline

    • Domestic Applicants: August 1
    • International Applicants: May 1
  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
    Part-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Blended, Online

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    84

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    560

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical and/or Computer Engineering with an overall GPA of 3.0 or higher. 
  • Students whose undergraduate background is in a field other than Electrical or Computer Engineering may be granted admission and required to take preparatory courses in electrical and/or computer engineering

Tuition Fee

  • International

    778 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 778 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    778 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 778 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    406 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 406 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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  • For online Michigan non-residents: 508 USD per credit

Living costs for Dearborn Heights

  • 1000 - 1500 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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