If you are interested in pursuing a dynamic career in biotechnology, we invite you to apply to our Master of Biotechnology Program. The admissions committee reviews each application holistically, considering factors such as standardized test scores (GRE, GMAT, TOEFL, etc.), GPA, performance in an interview (in person, by phone, or Skype), and recommendation letters. Typically, an application is reviewed within 4-6 weeks after its online submission, and an interview is scheduled with all qualified students. Supplementary materials (official standardized test scores and recommendation letters) are requested after the interview.
Below you will find information about application deadlines and how to apply. Additional information about admissions can be found on the MBP FAQ page.
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|Application Deadline||May 31st, but most vacancies are filled by March|
At least one course in each of the following areas:
- No GRE or other standardized tests are required.
- Some undergraduate courses may count toward your degree and shorten your MBP curriculum from five to four quarters.
Frequently asked questions about admissions can be found on the MBP FAQ page. If your question is not addressed there, please contact Associate Director Igor Kourkine directly to discuss admission. You may also contact our Program Office for more details at MBP@northwestern.edu.