Office of Graduate Studies

Office of Graduate Studies

Welcome to the Office of Graduate Studies at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT). We provide assistance to graduate students in academic matters, approve M.S. thesis and Ph.D. dissertation committees and formats, and offer information about the availability of university-level assistantships, fellowships, and scholarships. The Graduate Faculty at NJIT guidelines are followed for the composition of M.S. thesis and Ph.D. dissertation committees. 

For newly admitted and entering graduate students, we are the best source of information about any aspect of graduate study at NJIT. If you are not sure who to ask or where to go, try us first.

The Office of Graduate Studies supports all graduate programs at NJIT, but alternative methods of study are directly administered and approved in this office. Events relating to New and Continuing Graduate Students at NJIT will also be posted here:

Graduate Degree Programs   Special Updates
Accelerated Programs: BS/MS BS/MBA BS/PhD   Participation in May 2016 Commencement
Dual MS:MS/MS MS MBA   Graduate Student Guidebook, Fall 2016
Collaborative Doctorate Program   Graduate Orientation Program 2016
Graduate Certificates    
Online Programs    

NJIT has many unique characteristics that are attractive to students from New Jersey, the United States, and from around the world.  We offer a variety of options for students to pursue programs at the Master’s and Doctoral level.  All our programs provide flexibility and choice of full-time or part-time study.

NJIT is committed to diversity among our students, faculty, and staff and to service to the State of New Jersey.  Our research focuses on cutting-edge technologies and their applications. The exciting opportunities for student research at NJIT exist in the graduate degree granting departments in five colleges.

We are a community of modest size but with a major impact on technological graduate education, ranking highly in diversity, research activity, and number of masters and doctoral degrees. We are conveniently located near New York City in the busiest transportation hub in the United States.  We are the only public technological university in the New York-New Jersey metropolitan area and have many cooperative arrangements with other universities in the region.

GSO Announcements to Graduate Students