Graduate Program Handbook

Welcome to the University of Georgia and the College of Engineering (CENGR)! This handbook was approved by the faculty of the CENGR and is designed to serve as a guide for applicants, graduate students and faculty to the degree requirements, policies and procedures of the CENGR’s Master of Science degrees and the CENGR’s PhD degrees.

The information provided in this handbook is consistent with UGA Graduate School guidelines and should provide information regarding nearly all your questions about program policies and degree requirements. However, there could be circumstances where additional detail is needed. In these instances, consult the graduate bulletin, located at If you are still unclear about something, please ask! You may direct your inquiries to the Engineering Academic Office:

The University of Georgia College of Engineering (CENGR) Graduate Program Handbook (pdf)
Rev. December 2012