Electrical Engineering involves study and application of electricity, electronics, and electromagnetism. Many branches like power engineering, electronics, computer engineering have been branched out from electrical engineering. Electrical engineer’s tasks vary a lot. Some might design complex power systems, while some might design microscopic electronic devices and circuitry.
The field became an identifiable occupation after commercialization of the electric telegraph, the telephone, and electric power distribution and its use.
Most of the universities in the USA, Canada require you to give the GRE. Few universities from Germany require GRE scores. However, GRE is not required for admission to Australian universities. IELTS or TOEFL is compulsory for acquiring student visa and as a proof of English proficiency.
Electrical engineering aims to cover the basic fundamentals and principles and the subjects include:
Specialization Topics include:
Although the fees vary from university to university, the average tuition cost for master’s studies in Electrical Engineering engineering in the US are $36,000/year. Average living costs vary upto $8900/year. They are almost the same in Canada. In Australia, average tuition costs are A$34000 / year and the average living costs are A$8,500/year.
|COUNTRY||AVERAGE SALARY||MEDIAN SALARY|
|United States||$53,498 - $111,800||$73,121|
|United Kingdom||£19,325 - £49,383||£31,017|
|Switzerland||CHF 42,525 - CHF 119,102||CHF 82,701|
|Sweden||$39,453 - $100,607||$57,222|
|Singapore||S$24,061 - S$93,267||S$43,746|
|New Zealand||NZ$48,922 - NZ$108,312||NZ$69,052|
|Netherland||€25,250 - €69,873||€42,788|
|Japan||¥175,190 - ¥5,514,944||¥3,336,343|
|Ireland||€28,974 - €70,604||€39,086|
|Germany||€30,606 - €77,143||€48,656|
|France||€29,379 - €69,020||€40,266|
|Canada||C$48,255 - C$102,083||C$68,288|
|Australia||AU$52,376 - AU$124,167||AU$75,931|