Master of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering atUniversity of Alabama at Birmingham Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Course Commencement Date 2 Jan , 2023 View all dates


1.5 - 2 years (Full Time)

Course Level

PG Degree

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  • The MSECE program provides advanced study in specialized areas such as computer software and networking, control, microelectronics, and embedded system, signal and image processing, power systems and telecommunication
  • The program prepares students for a professional career in industry or entry into a doctoral program or professional school
  • Two options are available:- Thesis or Non-Thesis option
  • The MSECE program builds upon the broad foundation provided by a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering by supplying depth in specific areas of Electrical and Computer Engineering through advanced coursework and a thesis or project experience
  • Students will study courses like- Wireless Communications, Digital Signal Processing, Control Systems, Controls and Automation, Engineering Software Solutions, Introduction to Computer Networking, etc
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  • University Rankings
    • #301-400

      - ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) 2021

    • #169

      - THE (Times Higher Education) 2021

    • #148

      - US News & World Report 2022

    • #147

      - US News & World Report 2022

Fees & Expenses
1st year tuition fees
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & feesINR 17,82,153
Other expenses in 1st Year
Fees componentsAmount
InsuranceINR 2,08,890
TotalINR 2,08,890

Calculated at the exchange rate of 1 USD = INR 82.86


Tuition & expenses were last updated on 16ᵗʰ December 2022

Entry Requirements

QualificationEntry Criteria

No specific cutoff mentioned


CGPA - 3/4

  • A bachelor's degree in an accredited electrical engineering, computer engineering, electrical and computer engineering or a bachelor's degree acceptable to the graduate faculty in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • A 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Students not having a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering, computer engineering, electrical and computer engineering may be required to complete prerequisite courses based on their prior coursework and their plan of study, which will be defined at the time of admission

3 year degree accepted



Marks - 80/120

  • minimum of 18 on each subsection


Marks - 53/90


Marks - 6.5/9


No specific cutoff mentioned

Other eligibility criteria
  • Scores on the GRE General Test are not required (but are accepted) for applicants who receive a BS degree from a program accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Committee of ABET, or from other programs with reciprocal agreement under the Washington Accord
Conditional Offer

Not mentioned

Application Process

Step 1: Prepare documents for application

  • Three letters of evaluation concerning the applicant's previous academic and professional work are required

Step 2: Additional documents required

Step 3: Start your online application

Step 4: Application fees for this course

Important Dates

Aug , 2022

Course Commencement Date

Jan , 2023

Course Commencement Date 2


May , 2023

Course Commencement Date 3

Joseph F. Volker International Scholarship
Rs. 1,22,445
Engineering,Computers,Science + 5 more
Caroline and Charles W. Ireland International Student Scholarship
Rs. 1,63,260
Engineering,Computers,Science + 5 more

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