Master of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering
As a branch of the College of Engineering (CIT), CMU in Rwanda offers the MS in Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE). MS ECE students can pursue their studies as full-time students at the CMU Rwanda campus for one semester or for the entire MS ECE program, with the option to take semesters at CMU's Silicon Valley and Pittsburgh campuses as well.
CMU in Rwanda offers a stimulating and unique opportunity to study with faculty, researchers and other MS students in one of the world’s most rapidly developing economies. In addition to offering fundamental courses and the technology enhance curriculum from Pittsburgh, CMU in Rwanda is strong in telecommunications and wireless networks, mobile computing, energy systems, and information and communication technology (ICT), with a special emphasis on emerging ICT innovations and applications in Africa.
Students in the ECE M.S. program are provided with a thorough background in the fundamentals of electrical or computer engineering, as well as the opportunity for in-depth specialization in some particular aspect of these fields. Upon enrollment in the department, students are given the opportunity, with the help of an academic advisor and faculty mentor, to choose an educational program that is consistent with their backgrounds and is best suited to their own academic goals.