Application Deadlines:

Domestic (US): January 5; International: October 15

When completing the application,

be sure to select "PhD Bioinformatics".

All application materials should be
sent via email to College of Science and Technology Graduate Services at with "PhD-Bioinformatics application" and your name in the subject line.

Or by mail to:

CST, Graduate Services, Temple University
1803 N. Broad Street, Suite 340 Carnell Hall
Philadelphia, PA 19122

For more information, feel free to contact the program's Director, Dr. Rob Kulathinal, at Add "PhD in Bioinformatics Inquiry" in the subject line.

Application Deadlines:

For Fall Admissions

Domestic (US): January 5; International: October 15

Late applications may be considered.

Application Materials Required:

  • Official transcripts from previously attended institutions.
  • Three letters of recommendation from individuals who have knowledge of the applicant's aptitude in fields related to this program (science, math, etc.)
  • Results of the Graduate Record Examination [GRE]
  • Results of the Test of English as a Foreign Language [TOEFL] (Required for applicants whose first language is not English or who have not earned a bachelor's degree from a U.S. institution)
  • A personal statement explaining why the applicant wishes to become a doctoral student in the Bioinformatics program at Temple University
  • Résumé/CV that summarizes all relevant education, and work/research experiences