What will I learn?

The Ph.D. in Computer Engineering creates future leaders in the thriving field of computer engineering. Under the tutelage of renowned computer engineering faculty, graduates of this program will produce significant contributions and original research to advance next generation electronics and computing.

Offering a highly customizable curriculum, this program focuses on the following areas: biomedical engineering, communications and signal processing, computer engineering, controls and robotics, electric power and energy systems, electromagnetics and remote sensing, and lasers, optics, and applications.

Students pursuing a Ph.D. in Computer Engineering complete a research-oriented plan of study involving a dissertation and coursework.

Which department am I in?

Walter Scott, Jr. College of Engineering

Study options

Full Time (72 credit hours)

Tuition fees
US$31,108.00 per year
Application deadline

1 April 2022, 1 September 2022

Start date

18 January 2022, 22 August 2022

Venue

Western Regional Graduate Program

FORT COLLINS,

Colorado,

80523, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Only persons with degrees equivalent to U.S. bachelor’s degrees are qualified to apply for admission except for Integrated Degree Program (IDP) applicants. Applications with a cumulative GPA of 3.2 or lower will undergo an early screening process for evidence of the candidate’s ability to handle a rigorous upper-division biomedical sciences curriculum. Some candidates will be denied and some will move forward.

For international students

Only persons with degrees equivalent to U.S. bachelor’s degrees are qualified to apply for admission except for Integrated Degree Program (IDP) applicants.

The minimum TOEFL score for admission without condition is 80 for the (internet-based exam). The minimum IELTS score for admission without condition is 6.5. The minimum PTE Academic Score for admission without condition is 58.

To be considered for conditional admission, a student must have a minimum TOEFL score of 50 on the internet-based test, a minimum IELTS score of 5.5 or PTE scores from 40-57.

Application deadline: Sep/01 for spring; Apr/01 for fall.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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