M.S. and PhD Admissions

Cal Day 2012, UC Berkeley's annual open house. Photo credit, Elena Zhukova.

Welcome to the admissions page for the Master of Science and Ph.D. programs in the department of Industrial Engineering & Operations Research at UC Berkeley. Applications to all graduate programs must be submitted electronically through the UC Berkeley Online Graduate Application. Use the Berkeley Academic Guide to see an overview of courses and requirements for the degree you wish to pursue.

Still have questions? You may contact us here for specific application questions.

Important Dates

  • Online Application Deadline:
    • December 2nd, 2016 for Fall 2017 admission
      • Applications accepted in the fall only. There are no spring admissions.
  • Decisions released:
    • Mid-March 2017