The Rackham Graduate School works in conjunction with Michigan Engineering to administer the application process for graduate students. Prospective graduate students apply to study in the NERS department through the Rackham Online Application. Paper materials are not accepted, and please do not send any paper documents to the department. In all communications with NERS graduate admissions, please enter your name in the subject line.
NERS faculty review the applications and accept students based on the following:
An online application and application fee
Documents submitted through online application:
Official transcripts from institutions at which you will earn or earned a BS/E and/or MS/E. Do not include your high school or community college transcripts. If your BS and/or MS is in progress, please include that transcript in your application upload. Rackham must have an official transcript sent university to university in order for GPA to be posted. International students must include native language and English translation of transcripts, diplomas, certificates, etc. Send these directly to:
Rackham Graduate School Attn: Transcripts/U-M ID# (if known) and date of birth (mm/dd/yyyy)
915 E. Washington Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1070 USA.
Minimum Grade Point Average (GPA): 3.5/4.0 scale
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) general exam:
TOEFL for international students (if degree not from English speaking institution)
If you plan to earn your master’s degree en route to your doctoral degree, apply directly to the doctoral program.
Admission Questions? NERS-Grad-Admissions@umich.edu
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