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The Department of Management Science & Engineering leads at the interface of engineering, business, and public policy.

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Our Faculty, Student, Alumni and Staff  share their stories. These profiles provide a glimpse into how our distinguished faculty, student, alumni and staff are making a difference through their teaching, research and leadership in contributing to a better world.


Prospective Students

The MS&E Department offers the following programs: BS degree, MS degree, PhD degree, and Professional Education Certifications jointly with SCPD.

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Current Students

Courses, Requirements, Declaring, Degree Progress, and resources and information for current undergraduate and graduate students.


PhD Dissertations Library

Stanford Libraries hosts MS&E PhD theses and dissertations in a digital and searchable format.

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PhD Defense Dissertation Schedule

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MS&E hosts colloquia and seminars presented by accomplished researchers and students.

Support MS&E

Your support is greatly appreciated. You help advance our mission at the forefront of teaching, research and discovery.

Diversity & Inclusion

The  Committee for Diversity and Inclusion is charged with:

  • auditing and reporting on department practices
  • increasing diversity in our  community
  • communicating and coordinating with campus groups on issues broadly related to diversity and inclusion.

Certificates & Online Programs

We offer a wide variety of online professional education opportunities in partnership with the Stanford Center for Professional Development.


We invite all of our alumni to stay connected to the department.


A hub for research.

MS&E is home to world-renowned centers like the Stanford Technology Ventures Program and the Center for Work, Technology & Organization, as well as up-and-coming programs like the Stanford Computational Policy Lab and the Advanced Financial Technologies Lab. In addition to many more.

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