Electrical and Computer Engineering

Applied Ocean Science (EC75)

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) admits students to graduate studies through either the M.S. or Ph.D. programs. ECE offers graduate programs leading to the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering with specializations in each of the following areas: communication theory and systems; computer engineering; electronic circuits and systems; electronic devices and materials; intelligent systems, robotics and control; magnetic recording; photonics; radio and space science; and signal and image processing. In addition, there are interdepartmental curricula in advanced manufacturing, applied ocean sciences, and materials science.

Program Info

Area of Study Jacobs School of Engineering
Program Overview The ECE Department B.S./M.S. is a contiguous program for advanced, distinguished UCSD ECE undergraduates, leading to a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) and a Master of Science (M.S.). Students admitted to the program have access to graduate-level ECE courses and opportunities to do graduate level research under the direct supervision of faculty before completing their bachelor’s degree.

Admission for graduate study through the B.S./M.S. program is for the M.S. degree only. Undergraduate students wishing to be considered for the ECE Ph.D. degree must apply to the Ph.D. program directly.
Department Electrical and Computer Engineering
Major Applied Ocean Science
Degree B.S./M.S. (current UCSD students only)
Admissions Terms Fall
Application Deadlines May 22, 2017 (Fall 2017)
 

Basic Requirement

Admissions Tests

Not required

English Proficiency Exams

(international applicants only)

A test of English language proficiency is required for international applicants whose native language is not English and who have not studied full-time for one uninterrupted academic year at a university-level institution in which English is the language of instruction and in a country where English is a dominant language.

The following test(s) are accepted by this department:

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Statement of Purpose

Required

Resume/CV

Not required

Contact Info

Website http://www.ece.ucsd.edu/graduate/bs-ms-program
Email ecegradapps@ece.ucsd.edu
Campus Office 2707 EBU1
Mailing Address
University of California, San Diego
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0408
La Jolla, CA 92093-0408

Program Info

Area of Study Jacobs School of Engineering
Department Electrical and Computer Engineering
Major Applied Ocean Science
Degree Master of Science
Admissions Terms Fall
Application Deadlines December 14, 2016 (Fall 2017)
 

Basic Requirement

Admissions Tests

GRE General Test is required.

English Proficiency Exams

(international applicants only)

A test of English language proficiency is required for international applicants whose native language is not English and who have not studied full-time for one uninterrupted academic year at a university-level institution in which English is the language of instruction and in a country where English is a dominant language.

The following test(s) are accepted by this department:

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
PTE (Pearson Test of English)

Letters of Recommendation

Minimum of 3 recommendations required.

Online letters of recommendation only.

Statement of Purpose

Required

Online Statement of Purpose, only; 2500 word limit

Resume/CV

Recommended

Contact Info

Website http://www.ece.ucsd.edu/graduate/graduate-admissions
Email ecegradapps@ece.ucsd.edu
Campus Office 2707 EBU1
Phone Contact via email
Mailing Address
University of California, San Diego
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0408
La Jolla, CA 92093-0408

Program Info

Area of Study Jacobs School of Engineering
Department Electrical and Computer Engineering
Major Applied Ocean Science
Degree Doctor of Philosophy
Admissions Terms Fall
Application Deadlines December 14, 2016 (Fall 2017)
 

Basic Requirement

Admissions Tests

GRE General Test is required.

English Proficiency Exams

(international applicants only)

A test of English language proficiency is required for international applicants whose native language is not English and who have not studied full-time for one uninterrupted academic year at a university-level institution in which English is the language of instruction and in a country where English is a dominant language.

The following test(s) are accepted by this department:

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
PTE (Pearson Test of English)

Letters of Recommendation

Minimum of 3 recommendations required.

Online letters of recommendation only.

Statement of Purpose

Required

Online Statement of Purpose, only; 2500 word limit

Resume/CV

Recommended

Contact Info

Website http://www.ece.ucsd.edu/graduate/graduate-admissions
Email ecegradapps@ece.ucsd.edu
Campus Office 2707 EBU1
Phone Contact via email
Mailing Address
University of California, San Diego
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0408
La Jolla, CA 92093-0408

Applied Physics (EC76)

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) admits students to graduate studies through either the M.S. or Ph.D. programs. ECE offers graduate programs leading to the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering with specializations in each of the following areas: communication theory and systems; computer engineering; electronic circuits and systems; electronic devices and materials; intelligent systems, robotics and control; magnetic recording; photonics; radio and space science; and signal and image processing. In addition, there are interdepartmental curricula in advanced manufacturing, applied ocean sciences, and materials science.

Program Info

Area of Study Jacobs School of Engineering
Program Overview The ECE Department B.S./M.S. is a contiguous program for advanced, distinguished UCSD ECE undergraduates, leading to a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) and a Master of Science (M.S.). Students admitted to the program have access to graduate-level ECE courses and opportunities to do graduate level research under the direct supervision of faculty before completing their bachelor’s degree.

Admission for graduate study through the B.S./M.S. program is for the M.S. degree only. Undergraduate students wishing to be considered for the ECE Ph.D. degree must apply to the Ph.D. program directly.
Department Electrical and Computer Engineering
Major Applied Physics
Degree B.S./M.S. (current UCSD students only)
Admissions Terms Fall
Application Deadlines April 13, 2017 (Fall 2017)
 

Basic Requirement

Admissions Tests

Not required

English Proficiency Exams

(international applicants only)

A test of English language proficiency is required for international applicants whose native language is not English and who have not studied full-time for one uninterrupted academic year at a university-level institution in which English is the language of instruction and in a country where English is a dominant language.

The following test(s) are accepted by this department:

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Statement of Purpose

Required

Resume/CV

Not required

Contact Info

Website http://www.ece.ucsd.edu/graduate/bs-ms-program
Email ecegradapps@ece.ucsd.edu
Campus Office 2707 EBU1
Mailing Address
University of California, San Diego
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0408
La Jolla, CA 92093-0408

Program Info

Area of Study Jacobs School of Engineering
Department Electrical and Computer Engineering
Major Applied Physics
Degree Master of Science
Admissions Terms Fall
Application Deadlines December 14, 2016 (Fall 2017)
 

Basic Requirement

Admissions Tests

GRE General Test is required.

English Proficiency Exams

(international applicants only)

A test of English language proficiency is required for international applicants whose native language is not English and who have not studied full-time for one uninterrupted academic year at a university-level institution in which English is the language of instruction and in a country where English is a dominant language.

The following test(s) are accepted by this department:

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
PTE (Pearson Test of English)

Letters of Recommendation

Minimum of 3 recommendations required.

Online letters of recommendation only.

Statement of Purpose

Required

Online Statement of Purpose, only; 2500 word limit

Resume/CV

Recommended

Contact Info

Website http://www.ece.ucsd.edu/graduate/graduate-admissions
Email ecegradapps@ece.ucsd.edu
Campus Office 2707 EBU1
Phone Contact via email
Mailing Address
University of California, San Diego
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0408
La Jolla, CA 92093-0408

Program Info

Area of Study Jacobs School of Engineering
Department Electrical and Computer Engineering
Major Applied Physics
Degree Doctor of Philosophy
Admissions Terms Fall
Application Deadlines December 14, 2016 (Fall 2017)
 

Basic Requirement

Admissions Tests

GRE General Test is required.

English Proficiency Exams

(international applicants only)

A test of English language proficiency is required for international applicants whose native language is not English and who have not studied full-time for one uninterrupted academic year at a university-level institution in which English is the language of instruction and in a country where English is a dominant language.

The following test(s) are accepted by this department:

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
PTE (Pearson Test of English)

Letters of Recommendation

Minimum of 3 recommendations required.

Online letters of recommendation only.

Statement of Purpose

Required

Online Statement of Purpose, only; 2500 word limit

Resume/CV

Recommended

Contact Info

Website http://www.ece.ucsd.edu/graduate/graduate-admissions
Email ecegradapps@ece.ucsd.edu
Campus Office 2707 EBU1
Phone Contact via email
Mailing Address
University of California, San Diego
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0408
La Jolla, CA 92093-0408

Communication Theory and Systems (EC77)

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) admits students to graduate studies through either the M.S. or Ph.D. programs. ECE offers graduate programs leading to the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering with specializations in each of the following areas: communication theory and systems; computer engineering; electronic circuits and systems; electronic devices and materials; intelligent systems, robotics and control; magnetic recording; photonics; radio and space science; and signal and image processing. In addition, there are interdepartmental curricula in advanced manufacturing, applied ocean sciences, and materials science.

Program Info

Area of Study Jacobs School of Engineering
Program Overview The ECE Department B.S./M.S. is a contiguous program for advanced, distinguished UCSD ECE undergraduates, leading to a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) and a Master of Science (M.S.). Students admitted to the program have access to graduate-level ECE courses and opportunities to do graduate level research under the direct supervision of faculty before completing their bachelor’s degree.

Admission for graduate study through the B.S./M.S. program is for the M.S. degree only. Undergraduate students wishing to be considered for the ECE Ph.D. degree must apply to the Ph.D. program directly.
Department Electrical and Computer Engineering
Major Communication Theory and Systems
Degree B.S./M.S. (current UCSD students only)
Admissions Terms Fall
Application Deadlines April 13, 2017 (Fall 2017)
 

Basic Requirement

Admissions Tests

Not required

English Proficiency Exams

(international applicants only)

A test of English language proficiency is required for international applicants whose native language is not English and who have not studied full-time for one uninterrupted academic year at a university-level institution in which English is the language of instruction and in a country where English is a dominant language.

The following test(s) are accepted by this department:

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Statement of Purpose

Required

Resume/CV

Not required

Contact Info

Website http://www.ece.ucsd.edu/graduate/bs-ms-program
Email ecegradapps@ece.ucsd.edu
Campus Office 2707 EBU1
Mailing Address
University of California, San Diego
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0408
La Jolla, CA 92093-0408

Program Info

Area of Study Jacobs School of Engineering
Department Electrical and Computer Engineering
Major Communication Theory and Systems
Degree Master of Science
Admissions Terms Fall
Application Deadlines December 14, 2016 (Fall 2017)
 

Basic Requirement

Admissions Tests

GRE General Test is required.

English Proficiency Exams

(international applicants only)

A test of English language proficiency is required for international applicants whose native language is not English and who have not studied full-time for one uninterrupted academic year at a university-level institution in which English is the language of instruction and in a country where English is a dominant language.

The following test(s) are accepted by this department:

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
PTE (Pearson Test of English)

Letters of Recommendation

Minimum of 3 recommendations required.

Online letters of recommendation only.

Statement of Purpose

Required

Online Statement of Purpose, only; 2500 word limit

Resume/CV

Recommended

Contact Info

Website http://www.ece.ucsd.edu/graduate/graduate-admissions
Email ecegradapps@ece.ucsd.edu
Campus Office 2707 EBU1
Phone Contact via email
Mailing Address
University of California, San Diego
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0408
La Jolla, CA 92093-0408

Program Info

Area of Study Jacobs School of Engineering
Department Electrical and Computer Engineering
Major Communication Theory and Systems
Degree Doctor of Philosophy
Admissions Terms Fall
Application Deadlines December 14, 2016 (Fall 2017)
 

Basic Requirement

Admissions Tests

GRE General Test is required.

English Proficiency Exams

(international applicants only)

A test of English language proficiency is required for international applicants whose native language is not English and who have not studied full-time for one uninterrupted academic year at a university-level institution in which English is the language of instruction and in a country where English is a dominant language.

The following test(s) are accepted by this department:

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
PTE (Pearson Test of English)

Letters of Recommendation

Minimum of 3 recommendations required.

Online letters of recommendation only.

Statement of Purpose

Required

Online Statement of Purpose, only; 2500 word limit

Resume/CV

Recommended

Contact Info

Website http://www.ece.ucsd.edu/graduate/graduate-admissions
Email ecegradapps@ece.ucsd.edu
Campus Office 2707 EBU1
Phone Contact via email
Mailing Address
University of California, San Diego
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0408
La Jolla, CA 92093-0408

Electronic Circuits and Systems (EC78)

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) admits students to graduate studies through either the M.S. or Ph.D. programs. ECE offers graduate programs leading to the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering with specializations in each of the following areas: communication theory and systems; computer engineering; electronic circuits and systems; electronic devices and materials; intelligent systems, robotics and control; magnetic recording; photonics; radio and space science; and signal and image processing. In addition, there are interdepartmental curricula in advanced manufacturing, applied ocean sciences, and materials science.

Program Info

Area of Study Jacobs School of Engineering
Program Overview The ECE Department B.S./M.S. is a contiguous program for advanced, distinguished UCSD ECE undergraduates, leading to a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) and a Master of Science (M.S.). Students admitted to the program have access to graduate-level ECE courses and opportunities to do graduate level research under the direct supervision of faculty before completing their bachelor’s degree.

Admission for graduate study through the B.S./M.S. program is for the M.S. degree only. Undergraduate students wishing to be considered for the ECE Ph.D. degree must apply to the Ph.D. program directly.
Department Electrical and Computer Engineering
Major Electronic Circuits and Systems
Degree B.S./M.S. (current UCSD students only)
Admissions Terms Fall
Application Deadlines April 13, 2017 (Fall 2017)
 

Basic Requirement

Admissions Tests

Not required

English Proficiency Exams

(international applicants only)

A test of English language proficiency is required for international applicants whose native language is not English and who have not studied full-time for one uninterrupted academic year at a university-level institution in which English is the language of instruction and in a country where English is a dominant language.

The following test(s) are accepted by this department:

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Statement of Purpose

Required

Resume/CV

Not required

Contact Info

Website http://www.ece.ucsd.edu/graduate/bs-ms-program
Email ecegradapps@ece.ucsd.edu
Campus Office 2707 EBU1
Mailing Address
University of California, San Diego
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0408
La Jolla, CA 92093-0408

Program Info

Area of Study Jacobs School of Engineering
Department Electrical and Computer Engineering
Major Electronic Circuits and Systems
Degree Master of Science
Admissions Terms Fall
Application Deadlines December 14, 2016 (Fall 2017)
 

Basic Requirement

Admissions Tests

GRE General Test is required.

English Proficiency Exams

(international applicants only)

A test of English language proficiency is required for international applicants whose native language is not English and who have not studied full-time for one uninterrupted academic year at a university-level institution in which English is the language of instruction and in a country where English is a dominant language.

The following test(s) are accepted by this department:

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
PTE (Pearson Test of English)

Letters of Recommendation

Minimum of 3 recommendations required.

Online letters of recommendation only.

Statement of Purpose

Required

Online Statement of Purpose, only; 2500 word limit

Resume/CV

Recommended

Contact Info

Website http://www.ece.ucsd.edu/graduate/graduate-admissions
Email ecegradapps@ece.ucsd.edu
Campus Office 2707 EBU1
Phone Contact via email
Mailing Address
University of California, San Diego
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0408
La Jolla, CA 92093-0408

Program Info

Area of Study Jacobs School of Engineering
Department Electrical and Computer Engineering
Major Electronic Circuits and Systems
Degree Doctor of Philosophy
Admissions Terms Fall
Application Deadlines December 14, 2016 (Summer 2017)
 

Basic Requirement

Admissions Tests

GRE General Test is required.

English Proficiency Exams

(international applicants only)

A test of English language proficiency is required for international applicants whose native language is not English and who have not studied full-time for one uninterrupted academic year at a university-level institution in which English is the language of instruction and in a country where English is a dominant language.

The following test(s) are accepted by this department:

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
PTE (Pearson Test of English)

Letters of Recommendation

Minimum of 3 recommendations required.

Online letters of recommendation only.

Statement of Purpose

Required

Online Statement of Purpose, only; 2500 word limit

Resume/CV

Recommended

Contact Info

Website http://www.ece.ucsd.edu/graduate/graduate-admissions
Email ecegradapps@ece.ucsd.edu
Campus Office 2707 EBU1
Phone Contact via email
Mailing Address
University of California, San Diego
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0408
La Jolla, CA 92093-0408

Computer Engineering (EC79)

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) admits students to graduate studies through either the M.S. or Ph.D. programs. ECE offers graduate programs leading to the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering with specializations in each of the following areas: communication theory and systems; computer engineering; electronic circuits and systems; electronic devices and materials; intelligent systems, robotics and control; magnetic recording; photonics; radio and space science; and signal and image processing. In addition, there are interdepartmental curricula in advanced manufacturing, applied ocean sciences, and materials science.

Program Info

Area of Study Jacobs School of Engineering
Program Overview The ECE Department B.S./M.S. is a contiguous program for advanced, distinguished UCSD ECE undergraduates, leading to a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) and a Master of Science (M.S.). Students admitted to the program have access to graduate-level ECE courses and opportunities to do graduate level research under the direct supervision of faculty before completing their bachelor’s degree.

Admission for graduate study through the B.S./M.S. program is for the M.S. degree only. Undergraduate students wishing to be considered for the ECE Ph.D. degree must apply to the Ph.D. program directly.
Department Electrical and Computer Engineering
Major Computer Engineering
Degree B.S./M.S. (current UCSD students only)
Admissions Terms Fall
Application Deadlines April 13, 2017 (Fall 2017)
 

Basic Requirement

Admissions Tests

Not required

English Proficiency Exams

(international applicants only)

A test of English language proficiency is required for international applicants whose native language is not English and who have not studied full-time for one uninterrupted academic year at a university-level institution in which English is the language of instruction and in a country where English is a dominant language.

The following test(s) are accepted by this department:

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Statement of Purpose

Required

Resume/CV

Not required

Contact Info

Website http://www.ece.ucsd.edu/graduate/bs-ms-program
Email ecegradapps@ece.ucsd.edu
Campus Office 2707 EBU1
Mailing Address
University of California, San Diego
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0408
La Jolla, CA 92093-0408

Program Info

Area of Study Jacobs School of Engineering
Department Electrical and Computer Engineering
Major Computer Engineering
Degree Master of Science
Admissions Terms Fall
Application Deadlines December 14, 2016 (Fall 2017)
 

Basic Requirement

Admissions Tests

GRE General Test is required.

English Proficiency Exams

(international applicants only)

A test of English language proficiency is required for international applicants whose native language is not English and who have not studied full-time for one uninterrupted academic year at a university-level institution in which English is the language of instruction and in a country where English is a dominant language.

The following test(s) are accepted by this department:

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
PTE (Pearson Test of English)

Letters of Recommendation

Minimum of 3 recommendations required.

Online letters of recommendation only.

Statement of Purpose

Required

Online Statement of Purpose, only; 2500 word limit

Resume/CV

Recommended

Contact Info

Website http://www.ece.ucsd.edu/graduate/graduate-admissions
Email ecegradapps@ece.ucsd.edu
Campus Office 2707 EBU1
Phone Contact via email
Mailing Address
University of California, San Diego
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0408
La Jolla, CA 92093-0408

Program Info

Area of Study Jacobs School of Engineering
Department Electrical and Computer Engineering
Major Computer Engineering
Degree Doctor of Philosophy
Admissions Terms Fall
Application Deadlines December 14, 2016 (Fall 2017)
 

Basic Requirement

Admissions Tests

GRE General Test is required.

English Proficiency Exams

(international applicants only)

A test of English language proficiency is required for international applicants whose native language is not English and who have not studied full-time for one uninterrupted academic year at a university-level institution in which English is the language of instruction and in a country where English is a dominant language.

The following test(s) are accepted by this department:

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
PTE (Pearson Test of English)

Letters of Recommendation

Minimum of 3 recommendations required.

Online letters of recommendation only.

Statement of Purpose

Required

Online Statement of Purpose, only; 2500 word limit

Resume/CV

Recommended

Contact Info

Website http://www.ece.ucsd.edu/graduate/graduate-admissions
Email ecegradapps@ece.ucsd.edu
Campus Office 2707 EBU1
Phone Contact via email
Mailing Address
University of California, San Diego
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0408
La Jolla, CA 92093-0408

Intelligence Systems, Robotics and Control (EC80)

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) admits students to graduate studies through either the M.S. or Ph.D. programs. ECE offers graduate programs leading to the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering with specializations in each of the following areas: communication theory and systems; computer engineering; electronic circuits and systems; electronic devices and materials; intelligent systems, robotics and control; magnetic recording; photonics; radio and space science; and signal and image processing. In addition, there are interdepartmental curricula in advanced manufacturing, applied ocean sciences, and materials science.

Program Info

Area of Study Jacobs School of Engineering
Program Overview The ECE Department B.S./M.S. is a contiguous program for advanced, distinguished UCSD ECE undergraduates, leading to a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) and a Master of Science (M.S.). Students admitted to the program have access to graduate-level ECE courses and opportunities to do graduate level research under the direct supervision of faculty before completing their bachelor’s degree.

Admission for graduate study through the B.S./M.S. program is for the M.S. degree only. Undergraduate students wishing to be considered for the ECE Ph.D. degree must apply to the Ph.D. program directly.
Department Electrical and Computer Engineering
Major Intelligence Systems, Robotics and Control
Degree B.S./M.S. (current UCSD students only)
Admissions Terms Fall
Application Deadlines May 22, 2017 (Fall 2017)
 

Basic Requirement

Admissions Tests

Not required

English Proficiency Exams

(international applicants only)

A test of English language proficiency is required for international applicants whose native language is not English and who have not studied full-time for one uninterrupted academic year at a university-level institution in which English is the language of instruction and in a country where English is a dominant language.

The following test(s) are accepted by this department:

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Statement of Purpose

Required

Resume/CV

Not required

Contact Info

Website http://www.ece.ucsd.edu/graduate/bs-ms-program
Email ecegradapps@ece.ucsd.edu
Campus Office 2707 EBU1
Mailing Address
University of California, San Diego
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0408
La Jolla, CA 92093-0408

Program Info

Area of Study Jacobs School of Engineering
Department Electrical and Computer Engineering
Major Intelligence Systems, Robotics and Control
Degree Master of Science
Admissions Terms Fall
Application Deadlines May 4, 2017 (Fall 2017)
 

Basic Requirement

Admissions Tests

GRE General Test is required.

English Proficiency Exams

(international applicants only)

A test of English language proficiency is required for international applicants whose native language is not English and who have not studied full-time for one uninterrupted academic year at a university-level institution in which English is the language of instruction and in a country where English is a dominant language.

The following test(s) are accepted by this department:

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
PTE (Pearson Test of English)

Letters of Recommendation

Minimum of 3 recommendations required.

Online letters of recommendation only.

Statement of Purpose

Required

Online Statement of Purpose, only; 2500 word limit

Resume/CV

Recommended

Contact Info

Website http://www.ece.ucsd.edu/graduate/graduate-admissions
Email ecegradapps@ece.ucsd.edu
Campus Office 2707 EBU1
Phone Contact via email
Mailing Address
University of California, San Diego
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0408
La Jolla, CA 92093-0408

Program Info

Area of Study Jacobs School of Engineering
Department Electrical and Computer Engineering
Major Intelligence Systems, Robotics and Control
Degree Doctor of Philosophy
Admissions Terms Fall
Application Deadlines December 14, 2016 (Fall 2017)
 

Basic Requirement

Admissions Tests

GRE General Test is required.

English Proficiency Exams

(international applicants only)

A test of English language proficiency is required for international applicants whose native language is not English and who have not studied full-time for one uninterrupted academic year at a university-level institution in which English is the language of instruction and in a country where English is a dominant language.

The following test(s) are accepted by this department:

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
PTE (Pearson Test of English)

Letters of Recommendation

Minimum of 3 recommendations required.

Online letters of recommendation only.

Statement of Purpose

Required

Online Statement of Purpose, only; 2500 word limit

Resume/CV

Recommended

Contact Info

Website http://www.ece.ucsd.edu/graduate/graduate-admissions
Email ecegradapps@ece.ucsd.edu
Campus Office 2707 EBU1
Phone Contact via email
Mailing Address
University of California, San Diego
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0408
La Jolla, CA 92093-0408

Photonics (EC81)

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) admits students to graduate studies through either the M.S. or Ph.D. programs. ECE offers graduate programs leading to the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering with specializations in each of the following areas: communication theory and systems; computer engineering; electronic circuits and systems; electronic devices and materials; intelligent systems, robotics and control; magnetic recording; photonics; radio and space science; and signal and image processing. In addition, there are interdepartmental curricula in advanced manufacturing, applied ocean sciences, and materials science.

Program Info

Area of Study Jacobs School of Engineering
Program Overview The ECE Department B.S./M.S. is a contiguous program for advanced, distinguished UCSD ECE undergraduates, leading to a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) and a Master of Science (M.S.). Students admitted to the program have access to graduate-level ECE courses and opportunities to do graduate level research under the direct supervision of faculty before completing their bachelor’s degree.

Admission for graduate study through the B.S./M.S. program is for the M.S. degree only. Undergraduate students wishing to be considered for the ECE Ph.D. degree must apply to the Ph.D. program directly.
Department Electrical and Computer Engineering
Major Photonics
Degree B.S./M.S. (current UCSD students only)
Admissions Terms Fall
Application Deadlines April 13, 2017 (Fall 2017)
 

Basic Requirement

Admissions Tests

Not required

English Proficiency Exams

(international applicants only)

A test of English language proficiency is required for international applicants whose native language is not English and who have not studied full-time for one uninterrupted academic year at a university-level institution in which English is the language of instruction and in a country where English is a dominant language.

The following test(s) are accepted by this department:

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Statement of Purpose

Required

Resume/CV

Not required

Contact Info

Website http://www.ece.ucsd.edu/graduate/bs-ms-program
Email ecegradapps@ece.ucsd.edu
Campus Office 2707 EBU1
Mailing Address
University of California, San Diego
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0408
La Jolla, CA 92093-0408

Program Info

Area of Study Jacobs School of Engineering
Department Electrical and Computer Engineering
Major Photonics
Degree Master of Science
Admissions Terms Fall
Application Deadlines December 14, 2016 (Fall 2017)
 

Basic Requirement

Admissions Tests

GRE General Test is required.

English Proficiency Exams

(international applicants only)

A test of English language proficiency is required for international applicants whose native language is not English and who have not studied full-time for one uninterrupted academic year at a university-level institution in which English is the language of instruction and in a country where English is a dominant language.

The following test(s) are accepted by this department:

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
PTE (Pearson Test of English)

Letters of Recommendation

Minimum of 3 recommendations required.

Online letters of recommendation only.

Statement of Purpose

Required

Online Statement of Purpose, only; 2500 word limit

Resume/CV

Recommended

Contact Info

Website http://www.ece.ucsd.edu/graduate/graduate-admissions
Email ecegradapps@ece.ucsd.edu
Campus Office 2707 EBU1
Phone Contact via email
Mailing Address
University of California, San Diego
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0408
La Jolla, CA 92093-0408

Program Info

Area of Study Jacobs School of Engineering
Department Electrical and Computer Engineering
Major Photonics
Degree Doctor of Philosophy
Admissions Terms Fall
Application Deadlines December 14, 2016 (Fall 2017)
 

Basic Requirement

Admissions Tests

GRE General Test is required.

English Proficiency Exams

(international applicants only)

A test of English language proficiency is required for international applicants whose native language is not English and who have not studied full-time for one uninterrupted academic year at a university-level institution in which English is the language of instruction and in a country where English is a dominant language.

The following test(s) are accepted by this department:

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
PTE (Pearson Test of English)

Letters of Recommendation

Minimum of 3 recommendations required.

Online letters of recommendation only.

Statement of Purpose

Required

Online Statement of Purpose, only; 2500 word limit

Resume/CV

Recommended

Contact Info

Website http://www.ece.ucsd.edu/graduate/graduate-admissions
Email ecegradapps@ece.ucsd.edu
Campus Office 2707 EBU1
Phone Contact via email
Mailing Address
University of California, San Diego
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0408
La Jolla, CA 92093-0408

Signal and Image Processing (EC82)

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) admits students to graduate studies through either the M.S. or Ph.D. programs. ECE offers graduate programs leading to the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering with specializations in each of the following areas: communication theory and systems; computer engineering; electronic circuits and systems; electronic devices and materials; intelligent systems, robotics and control; magnetic recording; photonics; radio and space science; and signal and image processing. In addition, there are interdepartmental curricula in advanced manufacturing, applied ocean sciences, and materials science.

Program Info

Area of Study Jacobs School of Engineering
Program Overview The ECE Department B.S./M.S. is a contiguous program for advanced, distinguished UCSD ECE undergraduates, leading to a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) and a Master of Science (M.S.). Students admitted to the program have access to graduate-level ECE courses and opportunities to do graduate level research under the direct supervision of faculty before completing their bachelor’s degree.

Admission for graduate study through the B.S./M.S. program is for the M.S. degree only. Undergraduate students wishing to be considered for the ECE Ph.D. degree must apply to the Ph.D. program directly.
Department Electrical and Computer Engineering
Major Signal and Image Processing
Degree B.S./M.S. (current UCSD students only)
Admissions Terms Fall
Application Deadlines April 13, 2017 (Fall 2017)
 

Basic Requirement

Admissions Tests

Not required

English Proficiency Exams

(international applicants only)

A test of English language proficiency is required for international applicants whose native language is not English and who have not studied full-time for one uninterrupted academic year at a university-level institution in which English is the language of instruction and in a country where English is a dominant language.

The following test(s) are accepted by this department:

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Statement of Purpose

Required

Resume/CV

Not required

Contact Info

Website http://www.ece.ucsd.edu/graduate/bs-ms-program
Email ecegradapps@ece.ucsd.edu
Campus Office 2707 EBU1
Mailing Address
University of California, San Diego
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0408
La Jolla, CA 92093-0408

Program Info

Area of Study Jacobs School of Engineering
Department Electrical and Computer Engineering
Major Signal and Image Processing
Degree Master of Science
Admissions Terms Fall
Application Deadlines September 14, 2016 (Fall 2017)
 

Basic Requirement

Admissions Tests

GRE General Test is required.

English Proficiency Exams

(international applicants only)

A test of English language proficiency is required for international applicants whose native language is not English and who have not studied full-time for one uninterrupted academic year at a university-level institution in which English is the language of instruction and in a country where English is a dominant language.

The following test(s) are accepted by this department:

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
PTE (Pearson Test of English)

Letters of Recommendation

Minimum of 3 recommendations required.

Online letters of recommendation only.

Statement of Purpose

Required

Online Statement of Purpose, only; 2500 word limit

Resume/CV

Recommended

Contact Info

Website http://www.ece.ucsd.edu/graduate/graduate-admissions
Email ecegradapps@ece.ucsd.edu
Campus Office 2707 EBU1
Phone Contact via email
Mailing Address
University of California, San Diego
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0408
La Jolla, CA 92093-0408

Program Info

Area of Study Jacobs School of Engineering
Department Electrical and Computer Engineering
Major Signal and Image Processing
Degree Doctor of Philosophy
Admissions Terms Fall
Application Deadlines December 14, 2016 (Fall 2017)
 

Basic Requirement

Admissions Tests

GRE General Test is required.

English Proficiency Exams

(international applicants only)

A test of English language proficiency is required for international applicants whose native language is not English and who have not studied full-time for one uninterrupted academic year at a university-level institution in which English is the language of instruction and in a country where English is a dominant language.

The following test(s) are accepted by this department:

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
PTE (Pearson Test of English)

Letters of Recommendation

Minimum of 3 recommendations required.

Online letters of recommendation only.

Statement of Purpose

Required

Online Statement of Purpose, only; 2500 word limit

Resume/CV

Recommended

Contact Info

Website http://www.ece.ucsd.edu/graduate/graduate-admissions
Email ecegradapps@ece.ucsd.edu
Campus Office 2707 EBU1
Phone Contact via email
Mailing Address
University of California, San Diego
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0408
La Jolla, CA 92093-0408

Nanoscale Devices and Systems (EC86)

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) admits students to graduate studies through either the M.S. or Ph.D. programs. ECE offers graduate programs leading to the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering with specializations in each of the following areas: communication theory and systems; computer engineering; electronic circuits and systems; electronic devices and materials; intelligent systems, robotics and control; magnetic recording; photonics; radio and space science; and signal and image processing. In addition, there are interdepartmental curricula in advanced manufacturing, applied ocean sciences, and materials science.

Program Info

Area of Study Jacobs School of Engineering
Program Overview The ECE Department B.S./M.S. is a contiguous program for advanced, distinguished UCSD ECE undergraduates, leading to a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) and a Master of Science (M.S.). Students admitted to the program have access to graduate-level ECE courses and opportunities to do graduate level research under the direct supervision of faculty before completing their bachelor’s degree.

Admission for graduate study through the B.S./M.S. program is for the M.S. degree only. Undergraduate students wishing to be considered for the ECE Ph.D. degree must apply to the Ph.D. program directly.
Department Electrical and Computer Engineering
Major Nanoscale Devices and Systems
Degree B.S./M.S. (current UCSD students only)
Admissions Terms Fall
Application Deadlines April 13, 2017 (Fall 2017)
 

Basic Requirement

Admissions Tests

Not required

English Proficiency Exams

(international applicants only)

A test of English language proficiency is required for international applicants whose native language is not English and who have not studied full-time for one uninterrupted academic year at a university-level institution in which English is the language of instruction and in a country where English is a dominant language.

The following test(s) are accepted by this department:

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Statement of Purpose

Required

Resume/CV

Not required

Contact Info

Website http://www.ece.ucsd.edu/graduate/bs-ms-program
Email ecegradapps@ece.ucsd.edu
Campus Office 2707 EBU1
Mailing Address
University of California, San Diego
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0408
La Jolla, CA 92093-0408

Program Info

Area of Study Jacobs School of Engineering
Department Electrical and Computer Engineering
Major Nanoscale Devices and Systems
Degree Master of Science
Admissions Terms Fall
Application Deadlines December 14, 2016 (Fall 2017)
 

Basic Requirement

Admissions Tests

GRE General Test is required.

English Proficiency Exams

(international applicants only)

A test of English language proficiency is required for international applicants whose native language is not English and who have not studied full-time for one uninterrupted academic year at a university-level institution in which English is the language of instruction and in a country where English is a dominant language.

The following test(s) are accepted by this department:

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
PTE (Pearson Test of English)

Letters of Recommendation

Minimum of 3 recommendations required.

Online letters of recommendation only.

Statement of Purpose

Required

Online Statement of Purpose, only; 2500 word limit

Resume/CV

Recommended

Contact Info

Website http://www.ece.ucsd.edu/graduate/graduate-admissions
Email ecegradapps@ece.ucsd.edu
Campus Office 2707 EBU1
Phone Contact via email
Mailing Address
University of California, San Diego
Dept of Graduate Electrical and Computer Engineering
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0408
La Jolla, CA 92093-0408

Program Info

Area of Study Jacobs School of Engineering
Department Electrical and Computer Engineering
Major Nanoscale Devices and Systems
Degree Doctor of Philosophy
Admissions Terms Fall
Application Deadlines December 16, 2016 (Fall 2017)
 

Basic Requirement

Admissions Tests

GRE General Test is required.

English Proficiency Exams

(international applicants only)

A test of English language proficiency is required for international applicants whose native language is not English and who have not studied full-time for one uninterrupted academic year at a university-level institution in which English is the language of instruction and in a country where English is a dominant language.

The following test(s) are accepted by this department:

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
PTE (Pearson Test of English)

Letters of Recommendation

Minimum of 3 recommendations required.

Online letters of recommendation only.

Statement of Purpose

Required

Online Statement of Purpose, only; 2500 word limit

Resume/CV

Recommended

Contact Info

Website http://www.ece.ucsd.edu/graduate/graduate-admissions
Email ecegradapps@ece.ucsd.edu
Campus Office 2707 EBU1
Phone Contact via email
Mailing Address
University of California, San Diego
Dept of Graduate Electrical and Computer Engineering
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0408
La Jolla, CA 92093-0408

Medical Devices and Systems (EC90)

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) admits students to graduate studies through either the M.S. or Ph.D. programs. ECE offers graduate programs leading to the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering with specializations in each of the following areas: communication theory and systems; computer engineering; electronic circuits and systems; electronic devices and materials; intelligent systems, robotics and control; magnetic recording; photonics; radio and space science; and signal and image processing. In addition, there are interdepartmental curricula in advanced manufacturing, applied ocean sciences, and materials science.

Program Info

Area of Study Jacobs School of Engineering
Program Overview The ECE Department B.S./M.S. is a contiguous program for advanced, distinguished UCSD ECE undergraduates, leading to a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) and a Master of Science (M.S.). Students admitted to the program have access to graduate-level ECE courses and opportunities to do graduate level research under the direct supervision of faculty before completing their bachelor’s degree.

Admission for graduate study through the B.S./M.S. program is for the M.S. degree only. Undergraduate students wishing to be considered for the ECE Ph.D. degree must apply to the Ph.D. program directly.
Department Electrical and Computer Engineering
Major Medical Devices and Systems
Degree B.S./M.S. (current UCSD students only)
Admissions Terms Fall
Application Deadlines April 13, 2017 (Fall 2017)
 

Basic Requirement

Admissions Tests

Not required

English Proficiency Exams

(international applicants only)

A test of English language proficiency is required for international applicants whose native language is not English and who have not studied full-time for one uninterrupted academic year at a university-level institution in which English is the language of instruction and in a country where English is a dominant language.

The following test(s) are accepted by this department:

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Statement of Purpose

Required

Resume/CV

Not required

Contact Info

Website http://www.ece.ucsd.edu/graduate/bs-ms-program
Email ecegradapps@ece.ucsd.edu
Campus Office 2707 EBU1
Mailing Address
University of California, San Diego
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0408
La Jolla, CA 92093-0408

Program Info

Area of Study Jacobs School of Engineering
Department Electrical and Computer Engineering
Major Medical Devices and Systems
Degree Master of Science
Admissions Terms Fall
Application Deadlines December 14, 2016 (Fall 2017)
 

Basic Requirement

Admissions Tests

GRE General Test is required.

English Proficiency Exams

(international applicants only)

A test of English language proficiency is required for international applicants whose native language is not English and who have not studied full-time for one uninterrupted academic year at a university-level institution in which English is the language of instruction and in a country where English is a dominant language.

The following test(s) are accepted by this department:

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
PTE (Pearson Test of English)

Letters of Recommendation

Minimum of 3 recommendations required.

Online letters of recommendation only.

Statement of Purpose

Required

Online Statement of Purpose only; 2500 word limit

Resume/CV

Recommended

Contact Info

Website http://www.ece.ucsd.edu/graduate/graduate-admissions
Email ecegradapps@ece.ucsd.edu
Campus Office 2707 EBU1
Phone Contact via email
Mailing Address
University of California, San Diego
Dept of Electrical and Computer Engineering
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0408
La Jolla, CA 92093-0408

Program Info

Area of Study Jacobs School of Engineering
Department Electrical and Computer Engineering
Major Medical Devices and Systems
Degree Doctor of Philosophy
Admissions Terms Fall
Application Deadlines December 14, 2016 (Fall 2017)
 

Basic Requirement

Admissions Tests

GRE General Test is required.

English Proficiency Exams

(international applicants only)

A test of English language proficiency is required for international applicants whose native language is not English and who have not studied full-time for one uninterrupted academic year at a university-level institution in which English is the language of instruction and in a country where English is a dominant language.

The following test(s) are accepted by this department:

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
PTE (Pearson Test of English)

Letters of Recommendation

Minimum of 3 recommendations required.

Online letters of recommendation only.

Statement of Purpose

Required

Online Statement of Purpose only; 2500 word limit

Resume/CV

Recommended

Contact Info

Website http://www.ece.ucsd.edu/graduate/graduate-admissions
Email ecegradapps@ece.ucsd.edu
Campus Office 2707 EBU1
Phone Contact via email
Mailing Address
University of California, San Diego
Dept of Electrical and Computer Engineering
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0408
La Jolla, CA 92093-0408

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