Carnegie Mellon University

How can I apply?

We use an online application system administered by our College Dean's Office that is accessible online November 1, 2017 until Jan 1, 2018

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Required Documents:

  • Official transcripts of all academic work
  • GRE scores
  • TOEFL scores or IELTS if English is not your native language
  • Essays
    • What are your goals after you complete your degree, and how will our graduate program help you achieve your immediate and longer-term future career objectives
    • What specific research is of interest to you and how would our program enable you to pursue your goals?
    • Describe how your work, research, educational or other life experiences have prepared you for graduate study in this program?
    • You may include any additional information for the admissions committee that is relevant to your application but not provided elsewhere either in the text box or the upload option below. There is no guarantee this information will be included in the admissions committee review. (Optional)
  • 3 letters of recommendation (these will need to come directly from the submitter)
  • And please review our site to find information on the research that we do, so that you can indicate areas of interest & faculty that you would like to work with.
The GRE Codes for EPP are -- 1699 for department, and 2074 for institution. Note: when selecting the Department Code, do not enter the number first. Type the NAME "Engineering" and scroll down to select "Engineering Other". 

The TOEFL Codes are -- 69 for department, and 2074 for institution.