Program and Deadlines Information

Welcome! Below please find specific information about our graduate programs at UNC-Chapel Hill, including degrees offered, contact information, and admission application specifics.

Applied Physical Sciences

Programs Degrees Major Codes Admissions
Term Deadline
Doctoral Ph.D. MTSC Fall January 9
Masters MS MTSC Fall January 9
Fall Graduate School Fellowships December 12
Director of Graduate Studies Sean Washburn
Graduate Coordinator TBD
Address Department of Applied Physical Sciences
1129 Murray Hall, CB 3050
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3050
Phone 919-843-9334
Test Requirements GRE, general, score within the last 5 years
Letters of Recommendation Three
International Applicants Only TOEFL or IELTS score, no more than two years old. Completed financial certificate
Other Requirements In addition to the University’s required application materials, applicants should review the information below for additional expectations or application requirements.

Statement of Purpose:
Please upload a statement describing your research interests and career goals.

Please upload an additional essay describing your research and employment experience, for example, research courses, individual projects, honors theses, internships, and employment. Also, please describe relevant experience not reported elsewhere, such as special coursework or experiences.

At this time, only in unusual circumstances and after consultation with department is Spring admission considered.