12 months
1465 USD/credit 43950 USD/year
1465 USD/credit 43950 USD/year
825 USD/credit 24750 USD/year
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The ECE Department offers a program totaling 30 credit hours, leading to the degree of Master of Science in Robotics Engineering at University of Michigan - Dearborn. 

Visit the official programme website for more information


Students desiring admission to the program must have earned a Bachelor's degree in Robotics, Electrical, Computer, Mechanical, Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering or Computer Science with an overall GPA of 3.0 or higher. 

Students whose undergraduate background is in other fields may be given conditional admission and would be required to take preparatory courses in the aforementioned fields as described in section V.   

Students admitted to the program are required to take courses as specified below.

The Robotics Engineering at University of Michigan - Dearborn  is designed so that graduates will have:

a) a strong background in theories and a good knowledge of the latest technologies in the robotics engineering discipline.

b) an ability to conduct research in advanced engineering fields. The students will possess appropriate skills in formulating problems, designing experiments, collecting, processing, analyzing and interpreting data, designing a system, component, or process to meet desired requirements, and evaluating the system performances.

c) an ability to learn the latest research advancement, use advanced techniques and modern engineering tools in engineering practice, evaluate different strategies to derive a feasible solution.

Programme Structure

Courses included

  • Analytic and Comp Math
  • Kinematics, Dynamics, and Control of Robots
  • Mobile Robotics 
  • Stochastic Processes
  • Digital Signal Processing
  • Statistical Signal Processing
  • Speech Processing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Admission is rolling, and you may begin the program in September or January. May admission is also usually possible for part-time students.


30 SCH


On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in physical or mathematics sciences with an overall GPA of 3.0 or higher

  • Students from other related fields may be required to take preparatory courses before or after starting the program. 
  • GRE not required 
Prerequisite Courses
  • Ordinary Differential Equations (MATH 216 or equivalent)
  • Linear Algebra (MATH 217 or equivalent
  • Probability and Statistics (IMSE 317 or equivalent)
  • Dynamics (ECE 347 or equivalent)
  • Data Structures and Algorithms (ECE 270 and ECE 370 or equivalent)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    43950 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1465 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    43950 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1465 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    24750 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 825 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Dearborn

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.


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