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Electrical Engineering, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months


Fundamentally, electrical engineering deals with the controlled application of electricity to the solution of real problems. This includes such things as motors, transistors, integrated circuits, and lasers as well as larger physical systems for which these are components: electrical power generating and distribution systems, communication networks, and computers. It is also concerned with the flow of electricity in the human body and with the transmission of signals between planets.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: Applications are accepted until the first day of class each semester. To receive full consideration for various freshman scholarships, apply by December 15. 
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Contemporary Physics
  • Computational Physics
  • Environmental Physics
  • Electricity and Magnetism
  • Optics
  • Thermal and Statistical Physic
  • Biological Physics
  • Eng Probability and Statistics
  • Appl Business Tech for Engr
  • Circuits
  • Computer Methods in ECE I
  • Digital Systems
  • Electronic Circuits I
  • Analog & Discrete Sig & Sys
  • Intro to Microprocessors
  • Microproc and Embedded Sys
  • Elec Materials and Devices
  • Intro Elect Materials & Device
  • Analog and Digital Comm Sys
  • Automatic Control Systems
  • Intro to Dig Signal Processing
  • Sys Desgn and Microcontrollers
  • Electrical Engineering Des I
  • Electrical Engin Design II

                                                  English Language Requirements

                                                  This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

                                                  General Requirements

                                                  Freshmen who have attended secondary school abroad are expected to meet the same general admissions requirements as U.S. students.  

                                                  Academic performance in high school

                                                  • Successful completion of secondary school program before enrollment at UM-Dearborn
                                                  • Solid preparation in the traditional academic college-preparatory subjects is required (English, math, science, social studies), by pursuing a general academic (non-vocational) program of study - see specific requirements by country
                                                  • Trend of grades and mix of academic courses will be considered

                                                  SAT and/or ACT test scores

                                                  • The highest composite test score is used in the Admission decision

                                                  Language proficiency test (TOEFL, MELAB, IELTS)

                                                  Tuition Fee

                                                  • International

                                                    183 USD/credit
                                                    Tuition Fee
                                                    Based on the original amount of 183 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
                                                  • National

                                                    183 USD/credit
                                                    Tuition Fee
                                                    Based on the original amount of 183 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
                                                  • In-State

                                                    105 USD/credit
                                                    Tuition Fee
                                                    Based on the original amount of 105 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
                                                  We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

                                                  Living costs for Dearborn Heights

                                                  • 1000 - 1500 USD/month
                                                    Living Costs

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


                                                  UM-Dearborn offers many sources of funding each year to assist students with their academic and living expenses.  There are countless funding resources available from outside the university.  Students are encouraged to actively research all applicable scholarship opportunities. 

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