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How to Apply

Apply to the Neuroscience Program through online application for The Graduate School of Arts and Sciences.

 

Learn more about the application process at the DMS Admissions page. Please complete your application well in advance of the deadline to avoid uploading problems. For the GRE and TOEFL, our Institution Code is 3451.

 

Application Requirements

  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE General Test) scores are optional. The GRE should be taken no later than October.
  • Specific subject tests are not required.
  • Three letters of recommendation.
  • Official transcripts from all of your academic institutions.

  • The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required for applicants whose native language is not English and who have not received a bachelor's degree from an English-language institution.

 

Selecting the Neuroscience Program on the GSAS Application

 

After starting a GSAS application, click on the Continue button until you see the following with a page list on the left-hand side. Click on "Degree Program Selection" in order to choose Neuroscience as your program.

 

 

Once on the Degree Programs Selection page, select "Division of Medical Sciences" as your program from the drop down menu.

 

 

Then select "Neuroscience" as your subject from the drop down list.

 

 

From this point you should complete the rest of the GSAS application. Make sure to have scanned documents ready to upload when prompted. For additional help with the GSAS Application, click here.

Application

The application for Fall 2019 matriculation is now open. Please click here to apply, the application deadline will be December 1, 2018 at 5:00pm eastern time. 

In order to apply to one of the six programs within the Division of Medical Sciences:

  1. Select "Division of Medical Sciences" from the program selection drop down menu
  2. Select from the subject drop down the Ph.D. subject for which you are applying:
    • Bioinformatics & Integrative Genomics (BIG)
    • Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS)
    • Immunology
    • Neuroscience
    • Speech & Hearing Bioscience Technology
    • Virology

 

DMS Admissions Office

DMS Student Affairs Office

Harvard Medical School

TMEC 435
260 Longwood Ave
Boston, MA 02115

Tel: (617) 432-0162

E-mail: dms@hms.harvard.edu

 

What is considered a completed Application

Items uploaded to the online application:

  • Completed online application
  • Statement of Purpose
  • CV
  • GRE Scores optional
  • TOEFL Scores (if applicable) - student copy
  • Transcripts - official copy
  • Certificates & other pertinent information (if applicable)
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • $105 application Fee

 

 


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