MS in Electrical Engineering
University of Texas at Dallas

About University of Texas at Dallas

University of Texas - Dallas is a Tier 1 public research university started in the year 1969. In spite of being relatively ‘young’, UTD has already made a name for itself and is considered, as one of the finest universities for engineering and management. UTD ranks #21 in the world and #1 in US under Times Higher Education Young University rankings. It ranks #260 according to U.S. News' 'Best Global Universities Ranking' list. The low fees, excellent research facilities, and exciting job prospects together make it an ideal destination for Indians, which is why they apply in such massive numbers.

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STEM Course
The MS in Electrical Engineering at UTD is a government-designated STEM degree and so international students may be eligible for the 24-month F1 OPT (optional practical training) extension.

Course Duration
12 months






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Work Ex

10 months

UTD Electrical Engineering

Fall Deadline (Send docs)
01 May, 2019

Spring Deadline (Send docs)
01 October, 2019


Fall: 19 Jan | Spring: 16 Sep |
*Estimate based on previous dates reported by Yocketers

Course Description

The MSc in Electrical Engineering has five areas of concentrations. Thesis and non-thesis option is also available.


The following are samples of some required courses for its corresponding concentration:

  • VLSI Design (Circuits)
  • Advanced Digital Logic (Computing Systems)
  • Fields and Waves (Devices)
  • Power Electronics (Power Electronics and Energy Systems)
  • Probability, Random Variables, and Statistics (Signals and Systems)

Eligibility and Application Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent in electrical engineering from an accredited engineering program
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Minimum GRE scores of 154 (Verbal), 156 (Quantitative), and 4 (Analytical writing) required.
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Proof of English proficiency using one of the following tests:
    • Minimum of 80 on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) iBT (Internet-based test)
    • Minimum of 550 on the TOEFL PBT (paper-based test)
    • Minimum of 6.5 on the International English Language Testing System (IELTS)
    • Minimum of 67 on the Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE)
    • Completion of Level 112 at an ELS Language Center

Job Prospects and Placements for Electrical Engineering at University of Texas at Dallas

Research Assistants are available through faculty members’ research grants. Check out Faculty Research Areas for more information.

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