How to Apply

Admission is open from 15 October 2014 through 15 March 2015. 

Applicants are encouraged to apply online at https://applygrad.cs.cmu.edu/apply/index.php?domain=62

Applicants will want to read all instructions carefully, and provide the following:  

  • Score report from Graduate Record Examination (GRE).  Scores should be sent to the School of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University. The subject test in Computer Science is not required but highly recommended.
  • Score report from the TOEFL examination. Scores can be reported informally on the application, with official scores sent thereafter (code 4256).
  • Curriculum Vitae that clearly describes the candidate’s professional experience.
  • Statement of Purpose (SOP) that clearly outlines the applicant’s intent and motivation.
  • One-page explanation of project experience.
  • Official transcripts of all academic degrees obtained.
  • Three letters of recommendation (at least one academic in nature).