Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Electrical and Computer Engineering Current Student Information

Academic Information

Information regarding academic policies and procedures to help you on your journey to your graduate degree.

  • ECE Graduate Manual
  • MS to PhD Admission Process
  • Plan of Study forms
  • Add/Dual Degree Instructions
  • PhD Information
  • F17 – W18 Course Offerings
  • Petition Request Form
  • UMich Academic Calendar
  • Course Equivalency Request Form
  • Rackham Academic Policies
  • Transfer Credits Instructions
  • Rackham Publications for Grad Students

  • Advising and Courses

    Frequently asked questions regarding academic advisors, course selection, and degree requirements.

  • Academic Advisors
  • ECE Course List
  • How to Register for Class
  • Cognate Course List
  • FAQs about Courses
  • EECS Special Topics Courses
  • EECS Course Information

  • Dates and Deadlines

  • EECS Drop Deadlines
  • Qualifying Exam Dates
  • Candidacy Deadlines
  • Rackham Doctoral Degree/Defense Deadlines

  • International Students

    Information on guidelines and procedures that affect international students.  In this section, you will find the following:

  • International Center
  • CPT/OPT Instructions for ECE
  • Employment Options
  • Reduced Course Load Instructions for ECE
  • English Language Courses
  • I-20 Extension Process

  • Funding and Tuition

    Information regarding finances, funding opportunities, tuition, and taxes.


    Information about the graduation process and commencement ceremonies.

    Student Life

    Information on the social life of students in ECE. It includes various ways that students can get involved in the department as well as the University.

  • ECE Student Ambassadors
  • ECE Graduate Student Council

  • Campus Resources

    The University of Michigan is a big place.  Find information on variety of resources available to you on campus.

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