Our graduate program application window for Fall 2023 is now open!

Our Chemical Engineering graduate programs take advantage of the cutting-edge research and technology at Carnegie Mellon through project work and graduate-level courses. Our world-class curricula provide students with skills and technical depth relevant for a variety of careers.

Graduates of our master’s programs excel at numerical methods for solving engineering problems, computational fluid mechanics and transport, process simulation, and optimization.

Our Ph.D. students become independent researchers equipped to apply chemical engineering principles and advanced analytical and experimental techniques to solve open-ended problems.

To request more information about our graduate programs, please fill out this form.

Applications deadlines

Fall term:

Ph.D. - December 15th
Master's - January 31st

Spring term:

Ph.D. and Master's - September 1st