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Biomedical Sciences - Cell Biology, Neuroscience and Physiology - Newark (PHD)

School of Graduate Studies

Program Requirements

Official transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate records, personal statement defining your professional goals and outlining you would be successful in the program, recommendations from individuals, preferably academic instructors, who have direct knowledge of the applicant's academic performance in science-related fields, and a CV/resume is also recommended. Applicants must submit at least 3 recommendations and are encouraged to include a letter from a laboratory mentor if they have undertaken research.

Test Requirements

TOEFL scores for foreign students.

Personal Statement Instructions

In your statement, please define your professional goals and outline why you would be successful in our program.


The Multidisciplinary PhD Program will be holding a Recruitment/Interview Day on February 11 and 12, 2021. In order to be considered for this invitation only Recruitment/Interview Day, applications should be received by January 06, 2021. The final deadline to apply to the Multidisciplinary PhD Program is February 15, 2021.