12 months
28980 USD/year
28980 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Electrical and Computer Engineering program of Worcester Polytechnic Institute lets you focus on one of several specialty areas or obtain a more broad-based graduate education, combined with courses from the Foisie Business School.


Key Features

As one of WPI’s flagship departments, the Electrical and Computer Engineering program of Worcester Polytechnic Institute offers a collaborative, innovative, and boundary-pushing environment for graduate study and research. Here, you’ll find internationally renowned faculty, groundbreaking research, and state-of-the-art equipment and facilities.

Whether you want courses on campus or online, and are taking them full-time or part-time, you may tailor our rigorous, yet flexible, program to meet your interests and needs.

A Master of Engineering in Electrical & Computer Engineering delivers the same technical course work as the master of science degree, but with the option to focus some courses on business topics.

With a majority of courses in Electrical & Computer Engineering, combined with courses across areas of business, computer science, engineering, and mathematics, you’ll be well prepared to make an impact in your field of expertise.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Renewable Energy
  • Sensory and Physiologic Signal Processing
  • Embedded Computer
  • Collective Intelligence and Bionic Robotics
  • Imaging and Sensing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
150 (verbal)
165 (quantitative)
3 (analytical)
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts for all post-secondary colleges or universities
  • Application fee of $70
  • Three letters of recommendation from individuals who can comment on your qualifications for pursuing graduate study are required
  • GRE: Required for all international applicants; recommended for all others. Waived for WPI students and alumni. There are no minimum GRE scores, but the average for admitted students is typically 150 verbal, 165 quantitative, and 3.0 analytical
  • TOEFL / IELTS scores

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    28980 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28980 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    28980 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28980 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Worcester

1100 - 1620 USD /month
Living costs

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


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.

Our partners

Electrical and Computer Engineering
Worcester Polytechnic Institute


Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!