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Ph.D. Qualifying Examination

This page includes requirements, procedures, and necessary forms needed to complete the Ph.D. Qualifying Examination in Electrical Engineering. The Qualifying Exam is offered in autumn quarter and spring quarter each academic year.  Students should plan on taking the Ph.D. Qualifying Examination one to two years after starting the Ph.D. program. An extension will be allowed in unusual circumstances by approval of the Graduate Program Coordinator upon petition by the student's advisor.

Students must be registered for a minimum of 2 credits during the quarter they take the exam.

Qualifying Examination Requirements and Procedures

Qualifying Examination Courses:

Breadth Requirement - to be completed prior to General Exam

Application For Qualifying Examination


      1.  Compulsary Items to Submit

      2.  Optional Items to Submit

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