Doctorate Degrees in Electronics

Compare 10 PhD Programs in Electronics

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A Doctor of Philosophy degree is an academic doctoral degree awarded by universities. Also known as a doctorate, it allows the holder of the degree to teach at university level in the field of study and is usually considered the highest degree attainable.

What is a PhD in Electronics? A PhD in Electronics trains students to evaluate different methods in various subject areas and aims to make them contributors of new knowledge, theories, and methods in the chosen subject area. Some subject areas covered under electronics include acoustics, radio technology, signal processing, materials and component technology, electro-optics, circuit and system design, and biomedical engineering. In addition, candidates are able to formulate questions and challenge established knowledge and practices in the subject area.

Graduates with a PhD in Electronics are able to conduct research with professionalism, ethics, and integrity. They are able to learn new knowledge in the field, make needs assessments that eventually drive innovation, participate in complex and multidisciplinary projects, and provide expert knowledge and criticism in international forums. 

The cost of a PhD varies, subject to the university’s policies, the country of study, and the program length. Learn more information by contacting the admissions office of the university to ask about the program costs.

Generally, the career outlook is excellent and expected to continue growing. Career prospects in electronics are generally aimed at readying graduates for academic careers centered on teaching and research. Other career options are those related to engineering or information technology. Some similar occupation choices include electrical engineering, product design, electronics technology, project engineering, development management, and test engineering. For professions related more to computer science, some sample jobs include project manager, database administrator, research leader and software analyst.

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PhD in Electronic and Computer Engineering (Nanotechnology Concentration)

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 4 years September 2018 Hong Kong

A joint postgraduate program in Nanoscience and Technology, initiated by the Schools of Science and Engineering, can offer long-term support to our ongoing research and training as well as to the development of technology and to commercialization efforts. The PhD degree caters for those wishing to pursue a career in advanced industrial research and development or university research and teaching. It emphasizes training in original thinking and independent research. [+]

Power ahead and make your postgraduate studies really count in the Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering. The recent evolution of Electronic and Computer Engineering has been developed into a wide-ranging discipline covering technologies critical to the growth of the knowledge economy.

Networking, wireless communications, multimedia signal processing, microelectronics, microprocessors, IC design, opto-electronics, display technologies, and control and robotics all fall into this exciting discipline. Advanced training in these fields opens up a wealth of career opportunities in the manufacturing industry, business sector, government and universities worldwide.

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PhD in Electronic and Computer Engineering (Energy Technology Concentration)

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 4 years September 2018 Hong Kong

The PhD degree caters for those wishing to pursue a career in advanced industrial research and development or university research and teaching. It emphasizes training in original thinking and independent research. The interdisciplinary postgraduate research program in Energy Technology in the School of Engineering at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology provides long-term support to our ongoing educational training and fast-developing research in technology in general. [+]

Power ahead and make your postgraduate studies really count in the Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering. The recent evolution of Electronic and Computer Engineering has been developed into a wide-ranging discipline covering technologies critical to the growth of the knowledge economy.

Networking, wireless communications, multimedia signal processing, microelectronics, microprocessors, IC design, opto-electronics, display technologies, and control and robotics all fall into this exciting discipline. Advanced training in these fields opens up a wealth of career opportunities in the manufacturing industry, business sector, government and universities worldwide.

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PhD in Electronic and Computer Engineering

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 4 years September 2018 Hong Kong

The PhD degree caters for those wishing to pursue a career in advanced industrial research and development or university research and teaching. It emphasizes training in original thinking and independent research. Students must successfully complete coursework and a thesis of significant original research. [+]

Power ahead and make your postgraduate studies really count in the Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering. The recent evolution of Electronic and Computer Engineering has been developed into a wide-ranging discipline covering technologies critical to the growth of the knowledge economy.

Networking, wireless communications, multimedia signal processing, microelectronics, microprocessors, IC design, opto-electronics, display technologies, and control and robotics all fall into this exciting discipline. Advanced training in these fields opens up a wealth of career opportunities in the manufacturing industry, business sector, government and universities worldwide.

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Doctorate In Marine Engineering, Navy And Naval Radioelectronics

Universidad de La Laguna
Campus Full time Part time September 2018 Spain Santa Cruz de Tenerife

The doctoral program that is presented has the purpose of training, in the context of Naval, Marine and Naval Radioelectronics Engineering, of highly qualified researchers trained for innovation and for the advancement of knowledge in that field, which can be fully integrated into the European Higher Education Area (EHEA) and the European Research Area (ERA). [+]

The doctoral program that is presented has the purpose of training, in the context of Naval, Marine and Naval Radioelectronics Engineering, of highly qualified researchers trained for innovation and for the advancement of knowledge in that field, which can be fully integrated into the European Higher Education Area (EHEA) and the European Research Area (ERA).

Justification title

The doctoral program that is presented has the purpose of training, in the context of Naval, Marine and Naval Radioelectronics Engineering, of highly qualified researchers trained for innovation and for the advancement of knowledge in that field, which can be fully integrated into the European Higher Education Area (EHEA) and the European Research Area (ERA).... [-]


PhD Electrical and Electronic Engineering

The University of Nottingham - Faculty of Engineering
Campus Full time 3 years February 2018 United Kingdom Nottingham

The Electrical and Electronic Engineering PhD brings innovation in science and technology to applications ranging from the generation and use of electrical energy (including renewable energy) to high-speed information processing and pervasive computing. [+]

Areas of research strength include biophysics, imaging and optical science, photonic engineering, power electronics, ultrasonics and electromagnetic simulation.

This course requires a 2:1 or international equivalent and/or a masters at merit level or above in a relevant subject, and an IELTS level 6.0 (5.5 in each element).

The course is usually completed over a period of around three years, however a 42 month duration course is also available.

Facilities

The facilities in the faculty are outstanding and include a Gigahertz transverse electromagnetic cell, an RF anechoic chamber, an optical materials evaluation system lab, an RF lab, a photoluminesence lab, optics and ultrasonic labs comprising multiple optical benches, semiconductor clean rooms, power electronic module packaging facility, 270 kVA variable frequency ac supply, dynamometer testing to 800 kW and 120,000 rpm, and environmental testing including temperature, altitude, humidity and vibration.... [-]


DIng / DPhil in Electrical and Electronic Engineering

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 3 years February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg + 1 more

The purpose of the qualification is to develop an engineer with advanced abilities in applying fundamental engineering sciences and/design and synthesis,and related principles independently to specific problems of society at large. [+]

DIng in Electrical and Electronic Engineering

The purpose of the qualification is to develop an engineer with advanced abilities in applying fundamental engineering sciences and/design and synthesis,and related principles independently to specific problems of society at large. One of the main objectives in this process is to develop an advanced capability to conduct fundamental engineering research of an original nature. It also promotes a lifelong learning approach and an aptitude for training other students in similar fields.

Qualification outcomes

Exit level outcomes:

The qualified student will be able to:

Identify, assess, formulate, interpret, analyse and solve original engineering research/development problems creatively and innovatively by applying relevant advanced fundamental knowledge of i.e.Mathematics, Basic Science and Engineering Sciences in the chosen field of research. Plan and manage advanced engineering research projects, demonstrating fundamental knowledge, understanding and insight into the principles, methodologies and concepts that constitute socially responsible (to local and other communities) engineering research/development in the chosen field of research practice. Work effectively,individually or with others,as a member of a team, group, organisation and the community or in multi-disciplinary environments in the chosen field of research. Organise and manage him/herself and his/her activities responsibly, effectively, professionally and ethically, accept responsibility within his/her limits of competence,and exercise original judgment based on knowledge and expertise, pertaining to the field of research. Plan and conduct advanced investigations, research and/or experiments of an original nature by applying or developing appropriate theories and methodologies,and perform data analysis and interpretation. Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, with... [-]

Doctoral Programme in Electronics and Computer Engineering

University of Minho - School of Engineering
Campus Full time 6 semesters October 2018 Portugal Guimarães

The PhD in Electronics and Computer Engineering aims at providing the students with skills, competencies and methods which allow them the ability to conceive, design adapt and perform a high-level scientific research project, according to internationally recognized quality and innovation parameters. [+]

The PhD in Electronics and Computer Engineering aims at providing the students with skills, competencies and methods which allow them the ability to conceive, design adapt and perform a high-level scientific research project, according to internationally recognized quality and innovation parameters.

The specific domain of this course is Electronics and Computer Engineering, including the following scientific areas:

Automation, Control, and Robotics, Power Electronics and Embedded Systems Instrumentation, Sensors, and Actuators Microtechnologies and Microsystems Telecommunication Systems and Services.

The conclusion of this PhD implies a curricular component (doctoral course) and a dissertation. The course is comprised of transversal Curricular Units (CU), a dissertation planning CU and advanced training CUs, in a total of 60 ECTS.... [-]


PhD in Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Koc University - Istanbul Turkey
Campus Full time September 2018 Turkey İstanbul

The Ph.D. program in Electrical Engineering aims to provide advanced education and a cutting-edge research experience in electrical and electronics engineering, or in electrical and [+]

Ph.D. in Electrical and Electronics Engineering

The Ph.D. program in Electrical Engineering aims to provide advanced education and a cutting-edge research experience in electrical and electronics engineering, or in electrical and computer engineering crossing the boundary of the two disciplines. The focus of this program is excellence in research. Graduates of the program can join industry or continue to work in academia.

Research Areas

Communications Computational Biology & Bioinformatics Computational EM, Waves and Optics Computer Graphics Concurrent systems: Multi-threaded software, multi-core systems Cryptography, Security, and Privacy Design Technologies for Hardware, Software, and Biological Systems Digital Signal Processing Distributed & Parallel Computing Image Processing & Computer Vision Information Theory Integrated Circuits and Computer-Aided Design for VLSI Intelligent Systems & Machine Learning Micro & Nano Systems (MEMS & NEMS) Multimedia & Networking Multimedia Signal Processing Nanoscale and Molecular Communications Natural Language Processing Peer-to-Peer Systems and Network Protocols Secure Cloud Services Software Engineering: Reliability, Analysis, Verification Speech Processing Underwater Acoustic Communications Wireless Communications Wireless Networks ... [-]

PhD in Electrical-Electronics Engineering

Izmir University of Economics
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 Turkey Balçova

The aim of thePh.D. in Electrical and Electronics Engineering program with academicians who can conduct scientific and technological research and development activities on a universal scale in Electrical and Electronics Engineering is to educate researchers and innovative graduates who will be capable of using existing and emerging technologies to take an effective part in overcoming complex problems in development processes of new products, designs, production methodologies, and services. [+]

The aim of the Ph.D. in Electrical and Electronics Engineering program with academicians who can conduct scientific and technological research and development activities on a universal scale in Electrical and Electronics Engineering is to educate researchers and innovative graduates who will be capable of using existing and emerging technologies to take an effective part in overcoming complex problems in development processes of new products, designs, production methodologies, and services.

Courses EEE 551 Linear Systems Theory EEE 652 Stochastic Processes EEE 695 Seminar EEE 697 Individual Studies in Electrical and Electronics Engineering EEE 698 Thesis Proposal in Electrical and Electronics Engineering EEE 699 Thesis Elective Courses CE 516 Advanced Computer Networks & Communication CE 605 Wireless Sensor Networks CE 607 Information Security EEE 501 Applied Digital Image Processing EEE 502 Pattern Recognition EEE 503 Introduction to Radar Signal Processing EEE 504 Bankaları / Wavelets and Filter Banks EEE 505 Biomedical Signals and Instrumentations EEE 506 Adaptive Signal Processing EEE 509 Selected Topics in Signal Processing EEE 511 Artificial Neural Networks for Signal Processing and Control EEE 512 Optimal Control EEE 519 Selected Topics in Circuits and Systems EEE 521 Microwaves Engineering EEE 522 RF ID systems EEE 523 Antenna Engineering EEE 525 Computational Electromagnetism EEE 529 Selected Topics in Electromagnetics and Antennas EEE 531 Analog Integrated Circuits EEE 532 Analog VLSI Design EEE 533 Digital VLSI Design EEE 535 Data Converters EEE 536 Communication Electronics EEE 541 Communication Theory EEE 542 Detection and Estimation Theory EEE 543 Basics of Wireless Communications... [-]

Doctorate In Electrical, Electronic And Automatic Engineering

Carlos III University of Madrid
Campus Full time September 2018 Spain Madrid Barcelona France Paris United Kingdom London + 4 more

This doctoral program is aimed at students wishing to extend their training and conduct their research in the lines of work offered by the three departments ... [+]

PhD in Electrical and Automation Engineering, Electronics

This doctoral program is aimed at students wishing to extend their training and conduct their research in the lines of work offered by the three departments that comprise: Department of Electrical Engineering, Department of Systems Engineering and Automation and Electronics Technology Department. These lines of work are:

Optoelectronics. Photonics. Artificial vision. Robotics. Renewable energy. Power electronics. Electricity markets. Electric and magnetic materials. Microelectronics. Automation

The PhD student intended to deepen their training in these disciplines, acquiring advanced skills and knowledge to enable it carry out research, development and innovation in any of these disciplines, to prepare and submit his doctoral thesis.... [-]