Operations Research Center

77 Massachusetts Avenue
Building E40-107
Cambridge
MA
02139

Phone: 

617-253-9303

Email: 

Application Opens: 

September 15

Deadline: 

December 15

Fee: 

$75.00

Terms of Enrollment: 

Fall Term (September)

Degrees: 

Master of Science in Operations Research (SM)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Standardized Tests: 

Graduate Record Examination (GRE)

  • General test required
  • Institute code: 3514

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)
  • Institute code: 3514

Waiver of TOEFL/IELTS may be available for those students who complete their undergraduate studies in the US (four years of schooling in a US university).

Areas of Research: 

Not Applicable

Application Requirements: 

Online application
Statement of objectives
Three letters of recommendation
Transcripts
English proficiency exam scores
GRE scores
CV or Resume

Special Instructions: 

Applicants should not send published papers or any other supplemental materials.  Applicants are required to complete Subjects Taken section of the online application.  

Official transcripts should be scanned and uploaded as PDF attachments to the online application. Admitted applicants will be required to provide an official sealed transcript from each college attended.