Electrical Engineering: PhD

Graduate Program in Electrical Engineering

Dec. 15
Doctor of Philosophy
2 years minimum

Program Handbook

The Electrical Engineering program's goal is to educate the next generation of innovative engineers, through coursework, research, and a culminating student dissertation. Graduates go on to careers in academia and industry, and faculty, students, and alumni regularly publish in leading engineering publications. Research in the department is broadly divided into two areas: electronic circuits and systems and electronic materials and devices, with further concentrations available in each.

Application Materials:
  • Official transcripts from each post-secondary institution (due upon enrollment)
  • GRE General Test required
  • TOEFL or IELTS for non-native speakers of English
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Statement of intent
  • Three letters of recommendation

J. Nicholas Laneman
Director of Graduate Studies
Phone: (574) 631-8034
Email: jnl@nd.edu