The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of California, Santa Cruz is offering MS and PhD programs that may be of interest to you, as you look forward to your graduate studies.
Our graduate programs offer four core tracks from which students can choose:
  • Electronic Circuits and Energy Systems
  • Photonics and Electronic Devices
  • Robotics, Controls, and Cyber-Physical Systems
  • Signals, Image Processing, and Communications
Our MS program can be completed in one year, and UCSC was ranked 13th on Business Insider’s list of “The 20 universities that are most likely to land you a job in Silicon Valley.”
Our PhD students work with some of the top researchers in their respective fields. UCSC was ranked 3rd worldwide for research influence in 2017 by Times Higher Education.
The application deadline for the PhD program is January 22, 2019.

The application deadline for the MS program is February 1, 2019.

These short videos will introduce you to some of our excellent faculty, and to some of the research that we do at UCSC. 
Cyber-Physical Systems
Bioelectronic and Bioprotonic Devices
Applied Optics and Optofluidics
Robotics and Control
The attached flier includes additional information about our research centers and laboratories.
You can start an application at