Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ):
Q: What are the basic requirements/criteria for acceptance to the program?
A: Please see the NMT Graduate Studies Website.
Q: Who do I contact for general Information?
A: Please visit the NMT Graduate Program Website for general information for questions regarding the application process. For Chemical
Engineering specific questions, please contact the Graduate Coordinator, Dr. Pabitra Choudhury.
Q: Can I apply to more than one graduate program with one application and one fee?
A: Students will have to apply to each program individually and pay the fee accordingly.
They can do that using the same account so they don't have to enter all the information
from scratch and they will be able to monitor the status of all their applications
in the same place but they still have to pay for each application.
Q: Is the GRE required for this program?
A: No, but it is encouraged. Please provide scores if you have them available upon
Q: Will I be accepted if I apply?
A: We will not be able to evaluate your qualifications without your application and
we can not provide a decision until the application is received.
Q: Do I need a supervisor before applying to the program?
A: No, we encourage you to visit faculty research websites to be informed of research
areas in our department.
Q: Can I get the application fee waiver?
A: We do not provide application fee waivers.
Q: Are there graduate assistantships?
A: Yes, we have opportunities for graduate assistantships, research assistantships,
and teaching assistantships. These are awarded based on availability and student
Q: Can I transfer graduate classes? How do I transfer graduate classes?
A: Yes - Use this form.
Q: Do you have a 100% online graduate program?
A: Yes, Master of Engineering Program.
Q: Do you accept applications for Spring start?
A: Yes, please indicate entrance semester on the application form.
Q: Can I defer admission to the program?
A: Yes, this is possible. However, funding opportunities may change based on availability.
Q: Can I apply if I do not have a BS in Chemical Engineering?
A: We will evaluate on an individual basis and we may suggest required courses