Five Year BS/MS Program
Required Application Materials
Application Deadline: Thursday, October 18, 2012, 11:59 PM Pacific Standard Time.
- The Online Application: http://grad.berkeley.edu/admissions/before_begin.shtml
Please note that you will need to choose Mechanical Engineering MS as your degree goal.
- Copy of Official transcript(s) - Please upload PDF copies of your official transcript(s) onto the Online Application. Please note that transfer students will need to upload community college transcripts as well as their UC Berkeley record. For instructions on how to request your official transcript, please see http://registrar.berkeley.edu/current_students/academic_records_transcripts/trancurrent.html. Unofficial transcripts from Bear Facts will not be accepted.
- Two letters of recommendation, from faculty or industrial supervisor, who knows you well and has seen evidence that you can benefit significantly from a program of this kind. Your letters are due Friday, October 26, 2012, 11:59 PM PST
Applications with incomplete documents will be automatically rejected.
For Berkeley students admitted to the 5-year program, the normal departmental requirement of the GRE is waived when applying for the Masters program.
Students selected for the program are required to meet all of the normal requirements for applying for an M.S. degree during their senior year, with the understanding that as long as they maintain good performance in their courses, their admission recommendation to the Graduate Division is pro forma. For details regarding Graduate Division's requirements, please see http://grad.berkeley.edu/admissions/admis_require.shtml.
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