IEOR Master of Science Program - Prospective Students

Earn a Master of Science in Industrial Engineering & Operations Research

Our PhD and master of science programs will prepare you with the latest theory, computational tools, and research methods for a career of discovery in academia or industry. You will learn to innovate in a wide range of domains such as artificial intelligence, high-tech, healthcare, energy, finance, consulting, data science, management, robotics, logistics, human factors.

UPDATE as of August 2020: Due to Covid 19 testing difficulties, the GRE is not required for Fall 2021 admits. However, you are welcome to include the exam in your portfolio.

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Learn more about the Berkeley IEOR M.S. and Ph.D. programs! This webinar was recorded in November 2019.

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Application Process

UPDATE as of August 2020: Due to Covid 19 testing difficulties, the GRE is not required for Fall 2021 admits. However, you are welcome to include the exam in your portfolio.

Admission Deadlines

For more information requirements, fees, and about the program, read the Graduate Student Handbook.

MS/PhD Deadlines for Fall 2021:

  • Application opens September 15, 2020
  • Online application: December 15, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST
  • Official GRE and TOEFL (if applicable) scores: (received by) December 15, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST
  • 3 letters of recommendation: December 15, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST

MEng Deadlines for Fall 2021:

January 6, 2021

Application link: http://grad.berkeley.edu/admissions/apply/

The IEOR Department does not offer Spring admissions.

The entire application process is electronic. Please do not mail any documents to the IEOR Department.

Admission Requirements
Application Process
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Required Materials

Online Application - Due Friday, December 15, 2020, 8:59 PM Pacific Standard Time

The Online Application has many sections. Please see below for more information.

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Contact us if you have any questions or concerns.

Heather Iwata (MS, MEng, & PhD)
510.642.7983
ieoradmissions@berkeley.edu