PhD Applications

Application Information for the PhD in ECE Program

Domestic Application Instructions

  1. Application with $65 application fee paid  (Apply here.) **from the "Add Program" page, click on “Filters”, select “Campus” and “see more” then check “IUPUI” , then search for  “Electrical & Computer Engineering”.
  2. Transcripts: You must upload electronically to the online application your transcript(s) and/or academic documents for every institution of higher education you attended. If a transcript is not in english, you must upload an English translation certified by the college or university which issued it. The uploaded transcript and/or academic document must be the official version of the document. An official transcript bears the original signature of the registrar and/or the original seal of the issuing institution. All transcripts and/or academic documents uploaded to the online application system are considered unofficial. Your unofficial transcript will be used for the application review & admission purposes. If you are recommended & admitted for admission, you must submit your official hard copy transcripts and/or academic documents directly to the IUPUI Graduate School after you arrive to campus. If you are currently studying for a master's degree and/or baccalaureate degree, you will later be required to submit a document that verifies the awarding of that degree.
  3. Certified copy of Master's Degree (diploma) and/or Bachelor's Degree (diploma) and (if not posted on final transcript)
  4. Three (3) letters of recommendations
  5. Résumé or Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  6. Statement of Purpose  (Note that any instance of plagiarism found in your Statement of Purpose will result in your application being rejected.  For a description of what constitutes plagiarism, please review section "G.3 Plagiarism" of the IUPUI Student Code of Conduct.)
  7. Official General exam GRE test scores. You are encouraged to go to the ETS website and use their free test prep: https://www.ets.org/gre/revised_general/prepare/ . 

International Application Instructions

  1. Application with $65 application fee paid  (Apply here.) **from the Add Program page, click on “Filters”, select “Campus”  and “see more” then check “IUPUI” , then search for “Electrical & Computer Engineering”.
  2. Photocopy of current visa and/or I-20 documents
  3. Transcripts: You must upload electronically to the online application your transcript(s) and/or academic documents for every institution of higher education you attended. If a transcript is not in english, you must upload an English translation certified by the college or university which issued it. The uploaded transcript and/or academic document must be the official version of the document. An official transcript bears the original signature of the registrar and/or the original seal of the issuing institution. All transcripts and/or academic documents uploaded to the online application system are considered unofficial. Your unofficial transcript will be used for the application review & admission purposes. If you are recommended & admitted for admission, you must submit your official hard copy transcripts and/or academic documents directly to the IUPUI Graduate School after you arrive to campus. If you are currently studying for a master's degree and/or baccalaureate degree, you will later be required to submit a document that verifies the awarding of that degree.
  4. Provisioned certificate, or certified copy of Master's Degree (diploma) and/or Bachelor's Degree (diploma) and (if not posted on final transcript)
  5. Three (3) letters of recommendations
  6. Résumé or Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  7. Statement of Purpose  (Note that any instance of plagiarism found in your Statement of Purpose will result in your application being rejected.  For a description of what constitutes plagiarism, please review section "G.3 Plagiarism" of the IUPUI Student Code of Conduct.)
  8. Official GRE test scores (electronic score sheets can be uploaded to the application) 
  9. Official TOEFL/IELTS scores (electronic score sheets can be uploaded to the application).
  10. Office of International Affairs Financial Documents.

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