Program Contact

Laura Paige
Georgia Institute of Technology
Petit Institute, Admin Rm 1103
315 Ferst Drive NW
Atlanta, GA 30332


Application Deadlines

Admittance terms and admission deadlines vary based on home program.

Dates are for Fall 2024 and Spring 2025. 

Aerospace Engineering (M.S. & Ph.D)

  • Fall: April 1
  • Spring: October 1

Biomedical Engineering (Ph.D.)

  • Fall: December 1

Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering (M.S. & Ph.D.)

  • Fall: December 15

Civil & Environmental Engineering (M.S. & Ph.D.)

  • Fall: December 1
  • Spring: August 1

College of Computing (fall only)

  • M.S.: February 1
  • Ph.D.: December 15

Electrical & Computer Engineering (M.S. & Ph.D.)

  • Fall: December 16

Materials Science & Engineering (M.S. & Ph.D.)

  • Fall: December 15
  • Spring: September 1

Mechanical Engineering

Atlanta (M.S. & Ph.D.)

  • Fall: January 15
  • Spring: October 1

Distance Learning


  • Fall: May 1
  • Spring: October 1


  • Fall: January 15
  • Spring: October 1

Admittance Terms


Interdisciplinary Programs

Students can enroll in the Interdisciplinary Bioengineering Graduate Program by selecting a home school from the participating list below. We recommend choosing the home school most similar to your academic background. Click on the following links for more information:

Standardized Tests

General requirements are listed below, however requirements may vary based on choice of home school.

IELTS Academic Requirements

  • Scores submitted to Georgia Institute of Technology, "Graduate"
  • Minimum Score Required: ≥ 7
    • Minimum band score for Reading, Listening, and Speaking is 6.5
    • Minimum band score for Writing is 5.5

TOEFL Requirements

  • Institute Code: 5248
  • Department Code: Not required
  • Minimum Score Required:
    • Internet-based: 90, with minimum section scores of 19

GRE Requirements

  • Institute Code: R5248
  • Department Code: 1502
  • General Test: Check with desired home school for requirements
  • Minimum Score required: Check with desired home school for requirements

Application Requirements

Application requirements vary based on selected home school.

  • Mechanical Engineering
    • At least 3.3 GPA for Master's and Ph.D. programs


    Program Costs

    1. Go to "View Tuition Costs by Semester," and select the semester you plan to start. Graduate-level programs are divided into sections: Graduate Rates–Atlanta Campus, Study Abroad, Specialty Graduate Programs, Executive Education Programs
    2. Find the degree and program you are interested in and click to access the program's tuition and fees by credit hour PDF.
    3. In the first column, determine the number of hours (or credits) you intend to take for your first semester.
    4. Determine if you will pay in-state or out-of-state tuition. Learn more about the difference between in-state and out-of-state. For example, if you are an in-state resident and planning to take six credits for the Master of Architecture degree, the tuition cost will be $4,518.
    5. The middle section of the document lists all mandatory Institute fees. To see your total tuition plus mandatory fees, refer to the last two columns of the PDF.