Masters of Science Admission Requirements

Note: Meeting these requirements significantly increases probability of admission but does not guarantee it. 

English Language Requirement (One of the following)

1. IELTS ≥ 6.5 ( with no sub score below 6.0).
2. TOEFL ≥ 85 (with no sub score below 20).
3. PTE ≥57 or better in each sub score.
4. Duolingo ≥110 (Minimum of 95 in each sub score).

Program Coordinator Chair Requirements
Biomedial Engineering John L Williams jlwllm17@memphis.edu Joel Bumgardner jbmgrdnr@memphis.edu 

Bachelor’s degree in biomedical engineering or other engineering fields but not biotechnology.
Letters of recommendation, resume, and personal statement are strongly recommended.
Applications must be submitted via UofM-UTHSC Joint Graduate Program in Biomedical Engineering portal at https://uthsc2022.liaisoncas.com/applicant-ux/#/login(Ctrl+Click). Note that UT only admits students for Fall.

GPA >= 3.25: Admit without GRE scores if no more than 2 backlogs.

GPA >= 3.00: Admit if no more than 2 backlogs and GRE scores as follows:

  • GRE V ≥ 147
  • GRE Q ≥ 158
  • AWA ≥ 2.5
Civil Engineering  Roger W Meier rwmeier@memphis.edu  Shahram Pezeshk spezeshk@memphis.edu 

Bachelor's degree in civil/mechanical engineering or closely related disciplines.
GPA equivalent to 3.25 or above: admit without GRE scores if there are no more than 2 backlogs.

GPA equivalent to 3.00 or above: admit if there are no more than 2 backlogs and GRE scores meet the following minimums:

  • GRE V ≥ 147
  • GRE Q ≥ 158
  • AWA ≥ 2.5
Electrical and Computer Engineering

Aaron Robinson alrobins@memphis.edu

Chrysanthe Preza cpreza@memphis.edu 

GPA ≥ 2.7

A grade of C+ or above in AT LEAST 4 of the following:

  • Computer Programming
  • Differential and Integral Calculus
  • Differential Equations
  • Physics 1 (mechanics) and Physics 2 (electromagnetics)
  • Linear Algebra
  • Probability and Statistics
  • Linear signals and/or systems analysis
  • Microprocessors or embedded systems 

If GRE score is provided

  • GRE V ≥ 137
  • GRE Q ≥ 150
  • AWA ≥ 2.5
Engineering Management

Transportation Concentration:
Roger W Meier rwmeier@memphis.edu 

Manufacturing Concentration:
Kevin Berisso kberisso@memphis.edu 

BIOM: John L Williams  jlwllm17@memphis.edu 

EECE: Aaron Robinson alrobins@memphis.edu 

CIVL: Roger W Meier rwmeier@memphis.edu 

MECH: Ranganathan Gopalakrishnan rgplkrsh@memphis.edu 

  First Class with no backlogs
Mechanical Engineering

Ranganathan Gopalakrishnan rgplkrsh@memphis.edu 

Ali Fatemi afatemi@memphis.edu