The Ph.D. Program in Chemical Engineering prepares selected students for advanced careers in academia, national laboratories, and industry. Our program is highly competitive with research strengths in energy, materials & interfaces, transport processes, and bio- & environmental engineering. In addition, our department houses core faculty of the CUNY Energy Institute, with research in advanced electrochemical energy storage, oil & gas, and nuclear energy, and the Benjamin Levich Institute for Physico-Chemical Hydrodynamics, with research projects pertaining to rheology and non-Newtonian fluid mechanics.
Cutting-edge shared scientific facilities are available at the CUNY Advanced Science Research Center (ASRC) (http://www.asrc.cuny.edu/facilities/) and at the CCNY core scientific facilities (http://forum.sci.ccny.cuny.edu/cores).
Application Deadline for Spring 2021:
November 1 (Priority Deadline)
Application Deadline for Fall 2021:
December 31 (Priority Deadline)
60 (33 course credits, 27 research credits)
Minimum TOEFL Scores:
533 (PBT), 73 (IBT)
Supporting Documents Required for Application:
Official transcripts from all post-secondary institutions attended
3 letters of recommendation
Official GRE Score report from ETS
- Ph.D. Program Online Application [use for both Spring and Fall applications]
- Course Requirements
- Frequently Asked Questions
Questions regarding the Chemical Engineering Ph.D. Program?
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