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 gradcst@temple.edu 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 robkulathinal@temple.edu. 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