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How to Apply

Apply Online

Applicants for the PhD in all disciplines included in the PPBS should apply through UB’s online application.

Deadline

Your application must be completed and supporting documentation must be received by Jan. 10.

Requirements

A bachelor’s degree is required to enter the program.

You must submit the following credentials to apply:

  • transcript(s) from every postsecondary institution you have attended
  • GRE score report
  • three letters of recommendation
  • a personal letter stating career objectives and research experience; research experience is highly desirable

GRE score reporting codes

  • Institution Code: R2925
  • Department Code: 0699

Strong consideration is given to students who majored in chemistry, physics, mathematics, engineering, biology, biochemistry, pharmacy or psychology. Recommended undergraduate courses include general chemistry, organic chemistry, biology, physiology, physics and mathematics, including calculus and statistics.

Fees

The application fee is $85.

You may pay the fee when you apply online or pay it separately online.

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