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Electrical Engineering, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
University rank #501 (ARWU) Moscow, ID, United States
In this Electrical Engineering program from University of Idaho, you will learn how to design and test electrical circuits and systems for many different types of applications. For example, you could explore solutions for the storage and transmission of power; investigate the workings of cell phones, computers and MP3 players; study control systems in cars and planes; and much more.
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Develop more reliable power systems. Design faster bullet trains. Build the next-generation minicomputer. These are just samples of the types of exciting projects you could lead as an electrical engineer.

Students in this program have special opportunities to work with the U.S. Navy designing autonomous submarines, fabricate next generation microelectronics that can be used in the newest computing technology, and spend summers at the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory.

Degree Fit

This Electrical Engineering program from University of Idaho could be a good fit if you:

  • Are naturally curious about how things work
  • Enjoy both math and science
  • Have a strong work ethic
  • Like to tinker with electronics
  • Have good problem-solving skills

Career Outcomes

With this degree, you could become a/an:

  • Design engineer
  • Project engineer
  • Engineering specialist
  • Chief engineer
  • Quality control engineer
  • Hardware engineer
  • Development engineer
  • Reliability engineer
  • Research engineer
  • Systems design engineer
  • Field engineer
  • Test engineer
  • Sales engineer

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    On Rolling Basis.

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Engineering Dynamics Engr 
  • Analytics Geometry & Calculus 
  • Ordinary Differential Equations
  • Electrical Circuits with Lab
  • Engineering Physics
  • Math 
  • Digital Logic with Lab Phys 
  • Engineering Statics 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.5

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.5 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Undergraduate applicants who have no previous work at the post-secondary level must have at least a 2.5 grade point average (on a 4.0 scale) from a secondary school. Students must also meet the criteria for admission to university-level study in their home country.
  • An international application for admission.
  • Official secondary school transcripts identifying subjects taken, marks received and graduation date. If you have not yet graduated from your secondary school, a transcript showing all completed work may be accepted for early admission. External examination reports should be provided when applicable.
  • Official transcripts with subjects and marks received from any colleges or universities attended.
  • A statement of your activities if you've had a gap in education.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    27540 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13770 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    27540 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13770 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    8304 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4152 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Moscow

  • 750 - 1100 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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