Requirements for Admission
- The main prerequisite for admission to graduate studies in the Department of Physics is a B.S. degree with a minimum of GPA 3.0 ("B") in Physics courses taken at the undergraduate level. The B.S. course work should include advanced undergraduate courses in Mechanics, Electromagnetics, Modern Physics, Quantum Mechanics, Thermal Physics, and Advanced Laboratory Practice. The Physics Department does not require GRE exam.
- International applicants whose first language is not English or have not completed a College or University degree in the United States or other English-speaking country need to have minimum official scores as set by the UTEP Graduate School on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or IELTS.
- Applicants must have completed a B.S. or M.S. degree in Physics or a closely related discipline. Students from other areas might be accepted upon the recommendation of the Departmental Graduate Committee. Before you apply, please contact the Graduate Studies Director Dr. Tunna Baruah at email@example.com.