|PhD Program Overview|
The Doctoral Program in Management Science and Engineering is a unique academic program that combines rigorous course work with deep immersion in cutting-edge research. The goals are to create important knowledge while addressing significant practical problems in a variety of domains. The department is broadly interdisciplinary, and combines engineering, mathematical modeling and algorithmic approaches, social sciences, and statistical and data analysis.
The PhD degree in MS&E is intended for students primarily interested in a career of research and teaching, or high-level technical work in universities, industry, or government. The program requires a minimum of three years of full-time graduate study. Typically, however, students take four to five years after entering the program to complete all PhD requirements. More about the program
|Application Timeline & Deadlines|
|Mid September||Online Application Opens|
|November 14, 2018 (11:59pm PST)||Application Deadline for Autumn 2019-20 for applicants also applying to the Knight-Hennessy Scholars program|
|December 4, 2018 (11:59pm PST)||Application Deadline for Autumn 2019-20|
|Mid February||Notification of admission decision|
|Eligibility & Application Process|
Applicants need to list at least one Research Areas of interest in the order of 1-3 (1 being the most interested) in the application.