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How to Apply

Apply to the BIG Program through online application for The Graduate School of Arts and Sciences.

Learn more about the application process at the DMS Admissions page. Please complete your application well in advance of the deadline to avoid uploading problems. For the GRE and TOEFL, our Institution Code is 3451.


Application Requirements

  • Completed online application
  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE General Test) scores are strongly recommended. The GRE should be taken no later than October. Specific subject tests are not required
  • Official transcripts from all of your academic institutions
  • Statement of Purpose
  • CV
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • The Internet-based test (iBT) of the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Academic test is required for applicants whose native language is not English and who have not received a bachelor's degree from an English-language institution


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Please click here to see the answers to many commonly asked questions.


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