12 months
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23411 USD/year
23411 USD/year
6869 USD/year
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About

Electrical Engineering offered by the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, is the application of scientific and mathematical principles to the design, manufacture, and control of structures, machines, processes, and systems. 

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Overview

In the past, the work of electrical engineers has had a direct and vital impact on people’s lives. For example, electrical engineers have been responsible for the creation of electric power, modern electronics, computers, electronic communication systems, modern flight controllers, automated manufacturing and medical diagnostic tools. An electrical engineering education continues to provide opportunities for solving problems of great social significance and for increasing people’s quality of life. 

The Department of Electrical Engineering at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas , has excellent facilities for graduate education and research in electrical engineering. In addition, our faculty are experienced and knowledgeable in many of the electrical engineering disciplines, including communications, computer engineering, control system theory, electromagnetics and optics, electronics, power systems, signal processing and solid state devices. At UNLV, students have the opportunity for personal interaction so that programs and research projects can be tailored to student interests.

Learning Objectives 

Overall Electrical Engineering Graduate Program Objectives

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering offers graduate programs which culminate in M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering. These programs strive to provide a learning centered environment where accomplished faculty share their experience and knowledge with students so that graduates of the program can:

  • Demonstrate a strong technical knowledge in their field so that they can lead and direct engineering and scientific industry teams in their chosen field of study.
  • Demonstrate the ability to learn independently and generate new knowledge in their chosen field of study.
  • Reach the highest academic level with the potential to become a leader and an authority in Electrical Engineering.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Coding with Applications in Computers and Communication Media
  • Analysis of Telecommunication and Data Networks
  • Random Processes in Engineering Problems
  • Detection and Estimation of Signals in Noise
  • Advanced Digital Communication Systems 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
65
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
65
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed online application.
  • Submit official transcripts of all college-level work to the Graduate College.
  • Submit an additional set of transcripts of all college-level work directly to the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.
  • Submit a one page written statement of purpose
  • Submit three dated letters of recommendation 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23411 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23411 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    23411 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23411 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    6869 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6869 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Las Vegas

880 - 1430 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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