24 months
11436 EUR/year
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This Electrical and Computer Engineering program from Abu Dhabi University puts an emphasis on successfully managing large scale and complex projects, a focus specific to this qualification. Its uniqueness lies in the fact that it is 60% technical and 40% engineering management, tailor made for the industry. 

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Designed in consultation with industrial leaders in the areas of electrical and computer engineering, as well as business management, the Electrical and Computer Engineering  program from Abu Dhabi University will give you the skills to manage and lead teams of electrical and computer engineers as well as other engineering disciplines.

Due to the rapid technological evolution over the past decade, communications, information, visualization and sensing technologies are increasingly becoming integrated. As a result, the interface between electrical engineering and computer engineering, once very distinct fields in themselves, is a growth area in the technology industry. 

The combination of the two disciplines emphasizes the increasing importance of traditional electrical engineering subjects like electromagnetics and signal processing to the new age of computer engineering. This holistic approach to electrical and computer engineering produces students better prepared to integrate modern computing systems into devices, products and services capable of bettering the world.

This program will prepare you to tackle complex problems in the areas of microelectronics, communications and networking, power and renewable energy, embedded systems, robotics, the Internet of Things, machine learning, signal processing and information technology. In addition, it provides an in-depth focus on advanced engineering economics and innovation and entrepreneurship, giving you the tools to develop your own enterprise in the field of electrical and computer engineering.

Due to the ever-changing needs of this agile industry, our curriculum is constantly evolving to meet the needs of the market.

Career opportunities


The continued worldwide growth in all aspects of electrical and computer technologies means this program opens up a wide array of career possibilities.


This program provides the advanced technical and engineering management skills to enable both electrical and computer engineers to advance their careers as ECE project managers in a range of industries including electronics, automotive, IT, telecoms, manufacturing, energy, transport, aerospace, utilities and construction, as well as to become entrepreneurs in their own right.


The acquisition of a master’s degree demonstrates a high level of knowledge in your chosen field. You may use it to enhance your employability, as preparation for further academic research or as a means of professional training.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Integrated Circuit Design
  • Advanced Embedded System Design
  • Project Management
  • Advanced Communication Systems
  • Smart Grids and Renewable Energy
  • Advanced Power System Analysis
  • Advanced Mixed-Mode Integrated Circuit Design

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

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33 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.
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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelors Degree in a directly related discipline with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 on a 4.00-point scale, from an accredited university recognized by the UAE’s Ministry of Education- Higher Education Affairs.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11436 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22872 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    11436 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22872 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • 93,555 AED


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