Program Contact

Applied Physiology, Biology, Ocean Science & Engineering- BIOS
Chung Kim,

Bioinformatics, Quantitative Biosciences, Computational Sciences & Engineering- BIO
Lisa Redding,

School of Biological Sciences
Georgia Institute of Technology
950 Atlantic Drive, Room 2009
Atlanta, GA 30332-0230


Application Deadlines


  • BS/MS: March 15
  • M.S.: December 15
  • Ph.D.: December 15


  • BS/MS: May 15
  • M.S. (BIOL): March 1
  • Ph.D.: December 15

Computational Science and Engineering

  • M.S. (BIOL): February 1
  • Ph.D. (BIOL): December 15

Ocean Science and Engineering

  • Ph.D.: January 3

Quantitative Biosciences:

  • Ph.D.: December 1

Admittance Terms


Standardized Tests

IELTS Academic Requirements

  • Scores submitted to Georgia Institute of Technology, "Graduate"
  • Minimum Score Required: ≥ 7.5
    • 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: 35
  • Minimum Score Required:
    • Internet-based: 100, with minimum section scores of 19

Application Requirements

  • Three Letters of Recommendation
  • Resume
  • Statement of Purpose

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.


The Office of Graduate Education has prepared application instructions to help you navigate through the admissions process. View the instructions to begin your graduate education.