Every international student majoring in Electrical and Computer Engineering or Computer Science within the Master of Engineering at OSU begins their journey with the academic major first-term experience. With access to additional support and services designed for international students, Master’s International Direct prioritizes student success. Pursue your international degree with confidence when you benefit from our Master’s International Direct services. You’ll receive housing assistance, term-long orientation, and other assistance customized to the international student experience.

The OSU Office of International Admissions handles admissions for all MEng Electrical and Computer Engineering and MEng Computer Science international applicants. For students who do not meet requirements for direct entry, Pathway programs are available.

MEng Computer Science with Master's International Direct Services Admissions Requirements
Academic Requirements
  • 3.0+ GPA
  • Undergraduate degree in relevant discipline
  • 2.0 GPA in 1 year of college level math
  • Complete 3 out of 6 courses at the upper division level with a grade equivalent to a 3.0 in each individual course:
    • Algorithm Design and Analysis
    • Computer Architecture
    • Operating
    • Automata Theory/Theory of Computation
    • Programming Language Fundamentals
    • Compilers
Language Requirements
  • TOEFL 80 (18 subscores)
  • IELTS 6.5 (5.5 subscores)
  • IELA 176 (162 subscores)
  • Duolingo 110 (limited to any applications processed from Mar 27 through Fall 2020)
MEng Electrical and Computer Engineering with Master's International Direct Services Admissions Requirements
Academic Requirements
  • 3.0+ GPA
  • Undergraduate degree in relevant discipline
  • 2.0 GPA in 1 year of Calculus
  • 2.0 GPA in 1 year of Physics
  • Complete 3 out of 6 courses at the upper division level with a grade equivalent to a 3.0 in each individual course:
    • AC/DC Circuits/Circuits Analysis
    • Signals and Systems
    • Electricity and Magnetism
    • Power (taken in 3rd or 4th year of UG study)
    • Computer Engineering (taken in 3rd or 4th year of UG study)
    • Materials and Devices (taken in 3rd or 4th year of UG study)
Language Requirements 
  • TOEFL 80 (18 subscores)
  • IELTS 6.5 (5.5 subscores)
  • IELA 176 (162 subscores)
  • Duolingo 110 (limited to any applications processed from Mar 27 through Fall 2020