Ph.D. Admissions

Criteria for candidates, application requirements, and procedures may be found on Penn Engineering’s Graduate Admissions page. The deadline to apply to the CBE Ph.D. program is December 15.

Admissions Decisions

When an admissions decision is reached, the applicant will be notified directly through the online application system. Please note that department staff may not reveal admission decisions over the telephone or by email.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the deadline to apply for the CBE Ph.D. Program?

The application deadline is December 15.  Applications are accepted for the Fall Semester only.

How do I apply?

All applications for Penn Engineering graduate programs are submitted online. Apply online now.

Learn more from the Graduate Admissions FAQ.

In This Section:
Your CBE Contact:

Alicia Pickul
Graduate Coordinator
Office:  311 Towne Building
Phone: 215-898-8351
Email:apickul@seas.upenn.edu

Helpful Links:

CBE Graduate Group
ChEGA
Student Resources