Chemical Engineering

77 Massachusetts Avenue
Building 66-366
Cambridge
MA
02139

Phone: 

617-253-4561

Email: 

Application Opens: 

September 15

Deadline: 

December 1

Fee: 

$75.00

Terms of Enrollment: 

Fall Term (September)
Summer Term (June) for LGO students

Degrees: 

Master of Science in Chemical Engineering (SM)
Master of Science in Chemical Engineering Practice (SM)
Doctor of Philosophy in Chemical Engineering Practice (PhD)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Doctor of Science (ScD)

Standardized Tests: 

Graduate Record Examination (GRE)

  • General test required
  • Institute code: 3514
  • Department code: 1001

International English Language Testing System (IELTS)

  • Minimum score required: 7
  • Electronic scores send to: MIT Graduate Admissions

Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)

  • Minimum score required: 100 (iBT) 600 (PBT)
  • Institute code: 3514
  • Department code: 64

Waivers of TOEFL/IELTS may be available.

Areas of Research: 

Biochemical Engineering
Biomedical Engineering
Biotechnology
Catalysis and Chemical Kinetics
Colloid Science and Separations
Energy Engineering
Environmental Engineering
Materials
Microchemical Systems, Microfluidic
Nanotechnology
Polymers
Process Systems Engineering
Thermodynamics, Statistical Mechanics and Molecular Simulation
Transport Processes

Application Requirements: 

Online application
Statement of objectives
Three letters of recommendation
Transcripts
English proficiency exam scores
GRE scores
Supplemental questions (LGO only)

Special Instructions: 

Not Applicable.