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Information Management and Systems

University of California, Berkeley

Ph.D. On Campus
48 months
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11442 USD/year
11442 USD/year
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About

Information Management and Systems from University of California, Berkeley is a research-oriented program in which the student chooses specific fields of specialization, prepares sufficiently in the literature and the research of those fields to pass a qualifying examination, and completes original research culminating in the written dissertation.

Overview

Information Management and Systems from University of California, Berkeley is conferred in recognition of a candidate's grasp of a broad field of learning and distinguished accomplishment in that field through contribution of an original piece of research revealing high critical ability and powers of imagination and synthesis.

Careers

Ph.D. graduates from the Berkeley School of Information go on tenure-track faculty positions at the world’s leading universities, as well as leading research positions in industry, academia, and government.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Identify a Faculty Advisor
  • Preliminary Research Paper
  • Preliminary Exam
  • Qualifying Exam; advance to Candidacy
  • Qualifying Exam: Complete dissertation and give presentation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree or its recognized equivalent from an accredited institution
  • Superior scholastic record, normally well above a 3.0 GPA
  • Statement of Purpose & Personal History Essay
  • Three Letters of Recommendation
  • Current Curriculum Vitae
  • College Transcripts
  • Evidence of English Language Proficiency
  • Application Fee

Technological requirements

 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11442 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5721 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    11442 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5721 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

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