Master of Science in in Architectural Sciences(Lighting)

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Troy, New York, USA
Master of Science in in Architectural Sciences(Lighting)
Duration2 Years
LevelMasters Program
  • The Master of Science in Lighting is the premier master’s level graduate degree offered in the field of lighting
  • This 48-credit, two-year, multidisciplinary degree allows students to work closely with faculty at the LRC to study the various disciplines involved in lighting research.
  • The two- year program allows for a comprehensive, “hands-on” study of lighting which culminates in a thesis project in the second year during which each student studies a particular area of interest in-depth directly with a faculty advisor
  • The LRC is the best-equipped university-based lighting and daylighting laboratory in the United States
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees3954960 INR
Hostel & Meals1066374 INR
Insurance96237 INR
Books and supplies219281 INR
Application fee5493 INR
Activity Fee39696 INR
Health Center Fee48045 INR
Dental Insurance Premium12963 INR
Orientation Fee2563 INR
Total1490652 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
BachelorsNo specific cutoff mentioned
  • The minimum requirement for admission consideration is the completion and award of a four year U.S. bachelor's degree, or its equivalent, by the time of planned enrollment. 
ExamsTOEFL: 88

IELTS: 6.5

PTE: 59

Additional info
  • Transcripts and Degrees must be in English (all post-secondary education, including transcript keys).
  • Two recommenders :
    • Recommendations should be from your academic advisor(s), professors, research mentors, etc
  • Resume
  • Personal Statement
    • It should address the academic and research interests, and future career goals as they relate to the graduate program to which applicants are applying. The statement should include relevant academic/research, professional, and personal experiences that influenced your decision to apply to the graduate program. 
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency
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