TOEFL: (Required by Purdue University Graduate School)
Computer based score of at least 230
iBT overall minimum score of 77
(iBT individual minimums: Writing = 18, Speaking = 18, Listening = 14, Reading = 19)
IELTS minimum score = 6.5
Please ensure you meet all minimum requirements BEFORE you apply to our program
TOEFL waivers will only be granted to the following:
International students who have received a degree from a U.S. institution within 24 months, prior to applying.
International students who have received a BS or higher degree within 24 months, prior to applying, from a university/college whose primary language of instruction is English in a country where English is the official language.
TOEFL: (Required by the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Besides satisfying the Graduate School minimum scores, the ECE requirement for the TOEFL Writing Score 22 for admission. However, ECE will make an exception to the required TOEFL Writing score of 22 for exceptional PhD applicants with financial support, and consider them for conditional admission.
Please note – to be considered for a teaching assistantship you must submit the IBT TOEFL Speaking score of 23.