Computational Science and Engineering SM

77 Massachusetts Avenue
Building 35-434B




Application Opens: 

October 1


January 10



Special Note: Applicants interest in Computer Science must apply through the EECS application.

Terms of Enrollment: 

Fall Term (September)


Masters of Science in Computational Science and Engineering

Standardized Tests: 

Graduate Record Examination (GRE)

  • General test not required for the 2021-2022 application cycle

International English Language Testing System (IELTS)

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

TOEFL exam scores are not accepted.
Waiver of IELTS may be available.

Areas of Research: 

Not Applicable

Application Requirements: 

Online application
Statement of objectives
Three letters of recommendation
English proficiency exam scores
GRE scores (not required for the 2021-2022 application cycle)
CV or Résumé

Special Instructions: 

The Computational Science and Engineering (CSE) SM program is an interdisciplinary program designed to prepare tomorrow’s engineers and scientists in advanced computational methods and applications. The program provides a strong foundation in computational approaches to the design and operation of complex engineered and scientific systems.
Applicants interested in Computer Science: explore the offerings of the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

All supporting materials, including transcripts, should be uploaded to the electronic application. Official transcripts are only required upon acceptance and will be requested at a later date.