M.S. Program in Information Sciences and Technology

Pennsylvania State University-University Park

State College, Pennsylvania, USA
M.S. Program in Information Sciences and Technology
Duration2 Years
LevelMasters Program
  • The M.S. program in IST is flexible and can be tailored to fit your personal research interests and career aspirations
  • The M.S. program includes a thesis or project that typically takes two semesters to organize and complete and that often results in one or more publications
  • Students gain in-depth expertise in a specific set of issues and methods that are relevant to their personal research interests
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees2293433 INR
Hostel & Meals784109 INR
Insurance195912 INR
Application Fees3753 INR
Student fee30602 INR
Books & Supplies106242 INR
Total1120618 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
BachelorsNo specific cutoff mentioned
  • Applicants must possess a four-year bachelor's degree from an accredited institution
  • Candidate should possess a GPA of at least 3.5 (out of 4.0) or the equivalent
ExamsTOEFL: 80
with a 19 on the speaking section
IELTS: 6.5

GRE: Accepted
No Minimum requirement
Additional info
  • Official transcripts from each institution attended
  • Statement of Research Background and Goals (one to three page): The statement should detail your personal motivation for obtaining an advanced degree in Information Sciences and Technology
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • GRE Test scores: There is no minimum requirement; however, most of the strong candidates have a combined total of 325-350 on the verbal and quantitative tests
  • English Language Proficiency scores
  • Resume/CV: Include current position and publications
  • Upload a writing sample
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