College of Engineering, Technology, and Computer Science

Applications and all supporting documents must be received on or before the deadlines listed below:




U.S. Citizen

June 30th

November 15th


April 1st

September 15th


How to apply to the Program

To apply to the program, visit Purdue’s Graduate School website to submit your application electronically: .

Financial Aid/Graduate Assistantship

To be considered a full-time student and qualify for financial aids, graduate students must be enrolled for at least 9 credits per semester (or its equivalent if employed as a teaching or research assistant). Sources of financial aid for graduate students include, but are not limited to, Subsidized Federal Stafford Loans, Unsubsidized Federal Stafford Loans, Perkins Loans, and Federal Work-Study.

In addition, you may qualify for appointment as a teaching or research assistant. Such appointments carry a stipend as well as partial remission of tuition fees. For these positions, you may be a full or part-time student, except for International students who should maintain a full-time status due to the immigration requirements.

How to apply for Graduate/Teaching Assistantship

Submit a cover letter, resume, and a one-page statement describing your teaching background, educational philosophy, and the course that you would like to teach. The application packet can be submitted electronically to

For more information, contact Dr. Hongli Luo at or (260) 481-5732. For MST program information, visit