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Electrical Engineering

Louisiana State University

36 months
29456 USD/year
29456 USD/year
12541 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Electrical Engineering from Louisiana State University introduces students to Automatic Control (system identification, robust, adaptive, fault-tolerant , and networked feedback control). 


Electrical Engineering from Louisiana State University helps students understand the concept of Communications and Signal Processing (digital, computer, and wireless communications, data compression, digital signal processing, and image processing).

Students at Electrical Engineering from Louisiana State University will gain knowledge in:

  • Computer architectures, 
  • Computer graphics, 
  • Parallel and distributed computing
  • Electronic materials and devices, 
  • Micro - and nano-technologies, 
  • Nanophotonics, 
  • Electric machines, 
  • Variable speed drive

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Topics in Electrical Engineering 
  • Electrical Engineering Research 
  • Integrated Circuit Engineering 
  • Integrated Sensors and Actuators 
  • Semiconductor Materials 
  • Advanced Electrical Drives 
  • Topics in Modern System Science 
  • Advanced Topics in Computer Engineering 
  • Software Design Principles 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


42 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited U.S. institution or the equivalent from a foreign institution.
  • A grade point average (GPA) of at least 3.00 (A = 4.0) on all undergraduate work (or in the final 64 credit hours) and any graduate work already completed.
  • Transcripts from each university attended are required (even if only for summer coursework or if coursework appears on another institution’s transcript).
  • Acceptable GRE scores.
  • Statement of Purpose Clearly identify an area of interest (Communication, Computers, Electronics, Power, Systems)
  • Resume 
  • Three Letters of Recommendation from a professor or supervisor who is able to comment on your qualifications for graduate study.
  • Recommendation for Graduate Studies Supplemental Form
  • Satisfactory English scores
  • A copy of the name page of your passport.
  • A completed Affidavit of Support and supporting financial documents (if you require an I-20 or DS-2019 for F-1 or J-1 visa status). 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29456 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29456 USD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    29456 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29456 USD per year during 36 months.
  • In-State

    12541 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12541 USD per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Baton Rouge

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

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


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