Ph.D. On Campus

Engineering - Emphasis in Electrical and Computer Engineering

University of Georgia

48 months
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We offer a Engineering - Emphasis in Electrical and Computer Engineering phd degree at University of Georgia. Coursework fulfilling the ECE Emphasis Area credit hour requirement for the Ph.D in Engineering or M.S. in Engineering degree may be chosen from one or more of the areas below. 


Courses in the Engineering - Emphasis in Electrical and Computer Engineering program from University of Georgia will be reviewed each academic year and updated as needed to reflect new areas in the field.

Key Features 

  • Only 3 hours of Graduate Seminar may apply on the Ph.D. Program of Study. Students are strongly encouraged to continue regular attendance of speaker series presentations even if not formally registered in the seminar.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Instrumentation programming
  • Computational intelligence
  • Optimization Theory and Applications
  • Nonlinear Control Systems
  • Stochastic Control Systems
  • Microwave Photonics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

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73 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completion of a B.S. and M.S. (for Ph.D. applicants) with minimum GPA of 3.00 (out of 4.00) from an ABET accredited program or program in a related field.  
  • The average undergraduate GPA and graduate GPA of recent accepted students is 3.4 and 3.6, respectively. Average Quantitative GRE scores of recent accepted students range near the 80th percentile.  
  • Applicants whose primary language is not English must submit official TOEFL or IELTS scores that are not more than two years old. 

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Athens

720 - 1170 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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