Graduate Admissions

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Students apply for admission to graduate programs in bioengineering and bioinformatics through the UIC Graduate College. Applications are considered individually by the admissions committee for graduate programs.

Successful applicants to graduate study at UIC will have studied physical or life sciences, engineering, computer science, mathematics, biology, or pre-medicine as undergraduates. Upon entry into any graduate program in the Department of Bioengineering, students must have completed Calculus 1 through 3 (or equivalent), Differential Equations, and Linear Algebra.

If you are considering master’s-level study at UIC, our MS programs overview booklet is a great place to begin. If you are interested in doctoral study, start here.

Would you like to know more about our bioengineering/bioinformatics graduate programs? Please fill out the form linked below, and we will respond with information about your program of interest at UIC.

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MS Programs
MS Programs
Bioengineering and bioinformatics
PhD Programs
PhD Programs
Bioengineering and bioinformatics
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Research Areas
Primary areas of investigation pursued by our faculty and graduate students

Application Requirements for MS and PhD Students

Additional Information for PhD Applicants

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Have any questions? Email: gradbioe@uic.edu