Application Requirements

It is important to recognize that although satisfaction of these basic requirements does not guarantee graduate admission, failure to satisfy these requirements may lead to automatic denial of admission.

To apply, complete an electronic application on the Purdue University Web site. Choose the Hammond Campus and Engineering-Interdisciplinary as proposed major.

For Degree-Seeking Students:

  • 300 word statement of purpose
  • Three recommendation letters
  • Original transcripts
  • from all universities attended
  • Copy of Diploma for Bachelor’s Degree OR letter from university stating when degree will be conferred
  • $60 ($75 if international) application fee
  • TOEFL or IELTS score (for degree-seeking international students)

For Certificate in Engineering Project Management:

  • Proof of undergraduate degree
  • $60 ($75 if international) application fee

For Non-degree Seeking Students:

  • Proof of undergraduate degree
  • No fee required

All supporting documents should be submitted in one large envelope directly to the Purdue University Calumet Engineering Graduate Program at:

Electrical and Computer Engineering Graduate Program
Purdue University Calumet
2200 169th Street, POTT 121
Hammond, IN 46323-2094

Mechanical and Civil Engineering Specialization Graduate Students please visit the Mechanical and Civil Engineering site.

Electronic applications and all supporting documents must be submitted according to the application deadlines listed below.

Application Deadlines:

Applications and all supporting documentation must be received on or before the deadlines listed below:

Application Deadlines Dates
Applicant Fall Spring Summer
U.S. residents and other applicants in the U.S. August 15 December 15 May 15
Applicants outside the U.S. June 1 October 1 March 1

Contact Information:

For further information, please contact:

Kaliappan Gopalan
Graduate Coordinator
Phone: (219) 989-2685
Fax: (219) 989-2898
E-mail: gopalan@purduecal.edu

or

Engineering Graduate Program
Phone: (219) 989-3106
Fax: (219) 989-2898
E-mail: engr@purduecal.edu