The University of Kansas is a major research university with a long and successful record of research collaboration promoted through independent and NSF multidisciplinary research centers that focus on common themes. KU is a Carnegie Doctoral/Research Extensive University and has been a member of the Association of American Universities since 1909. Each department and program in the KU School of Engineering has access to modern, fully equipped facilities and laboratories. Graduate students receive individualized support from faculty and staff. A variety of scholarships, fellowships and assistantships are available to graduate students through the School of Engineering, KU Graduate Studies and outside sources including federal agencies.
KU Engineering offers 27 graduate degrees and 10 graduate certificates in the following areas: Architectural Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Bioengineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Construction Management, Electrical Engineering, Environmental and Water Resources, Mechanical Engineering, Petroleum Engineering. Please visit the links below for more information on departments and graduate programs.
Graduate Application Deadlines
International Applicants must apply by the priority deadlines.
Domestic applicants must apply by the priority deadline to be considered for funding
|Program||Term||Priority Deadline||Final Deadline|
|December 1||April 1|
|Aerospace Engineering||Spring||September 1||December 1|
|Aerospace Engineering||Summer||April 1||April 1|
|Chemical and Petroleum Engineering||Fall||January 5||March 1|
|Chemical and Petroleum Engineering||Spring||n/a||October 1|
|Civil, Environmental, and Architectural Engineering||Fall||December 1||December 1|
|Civil, Environmental, and Architectural Engineering||Spring||September 1||September 1|
|Civil, Environmental, and Architectural Engineering||Summer||December 1||December 1|
|Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering||Fall||December 15||December 15|
|Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering||Spring||September 30||September 30|
|Mechanical Engineering||Fall||December 1||June 2|
|Mechanical Engineering||Spring||October 1||November 1|
|Mechanical Engineering||Summer||n/a||May 1|