The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev offers both undergraduate and graduate programs in a wide range of subjects that encompass both practical and theoretical aspects of electrical and computer engineering.

The aim of the M.Sc. program is to provide students with expertise and advanced knowledge in a selected specialization area within electrical and computer engineering. Students graduating with a M.Sc. degree can apply for senior R&D positions in industry, and may continue towards the Ph.D. studies. The areas of specialization in the ECE Master's program include:

—  Communications       —  Signal Processing       —   Control Systems      —   Electromagnetics

—  Electro-optics           —  Computers                 —   Secure Systems

The M.Sc. program is a two year thesis (research) track program.

 For more Information, please visit the ECE website


M.Sc. Requirements:

» Applicants to the M.Sc. program in ECE should hold a B.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering or in closely related fields at a minimum GPA of 80/100 (according to the Israeli grading system).

» A TOEFL score of 85/120 or the equivalent score in an internationally recognized English proficiency exam is required. The English proficiency requirement is waived for applicants who received their B.Sc. degree in a program taught in English.

» GRE is recommended but not required.

» Additionally, prior to applying to the M.Sc. program, the applicant is expected to contact a potential advisor among the ECE department. In order to assist you in finding an advisor, please visit the BGU Research Portal.​



Mandatory documents for preliminary consideration​:

» A copy of the applicant's undergraduate diploma

» A copy of the applicant's academic transcripts

» A Copy of the applicant's  TOEFL/IETLS score

» Two letters of recommendation from faculty members who are familiar with the applicant's academic work and skills. These should be sent by the recommender directly to

» A copy of the first page of your passport

» Your class ranking in your department's graduating class (if applicable)

» A copy of your CV


Please note: original documents must be presented upon arriving to Israel.