Application

We will start accepting applications from now through January 15th, 2020.

You will be required to submit the following:

      1. Online Application (see below)
      2. One-page Personal Statement
      3. Official Transcript
      4. Curriculum Vitae (CV)
      5. Your Top Five (5) Faculty Choices – Online Application (see below). If no faculty matches your interest, please indicate your preferred professor whose research area best aligns with your interest. You can learn about each faculty member’s research area by referring to the Samueli School of Engineering website.
      6. Two References – Online Application (see below). Please send the contact information (name in Chinese, email and phone number) of two professors who can recommend you to our program. We will contact them regarding your application.
  • You can still apply to the program even if you are not taking your TOEFL test until after the application deadline. Please do make sure to indicate the expected date that you will be taking the test on your application and send in your official TOEFL transcript as soon as it becomes available to you. 
  • Upon admission to the program, you will be required to submit a financial statement and your official TOEFL transcript through the Summer Session Office.

Applicant Information

(If not taken TOEFL yet, enter expected test date, mm/dd/yyyy format)
(If not taken IELTS yet, enter expected test date, mm/dd/yyyy format)

Contact Information

Reference #1

Reference #2

Faculty Preferences

Please list the top five professors by preference with Professor 1 as your most desired faculty to work with on the research project. You will not be guaranteed to work with your most desired professor, but we will assign you to faculty that best match your background and experience.

Submit your files: Curriculum Vitae (CV), Transcript, and One-page Personal Statement

Upload your CV here.
Upload your transcript.
Upload your one-page personal statement.

(Optional) Submit your test scores, if available

If you have your TOEFL score report available, upload it here.
If you have your IELTS score report available, upload it here.

If you have any questions, concerns, or comments for this application, please e-mail us at ucinspire@uci.edu