• Rutgers Creates School of Graduate Studies

    In 2017, the Rutgers Board of Governors approved the creation of the new School of Graduate Studies, merging the Graduate School-New Brunswick and the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences.

    This website contains information largely related to legacy Graduate School-New Brunswick graduate programs. For information about legacy Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences graduate programs, please visit their New Brunswick/Piscataway and Newark websites.

  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Graduate Education at Rutgers University

    The School of Graduate Studies provides personalized academic support for approximately 5,200 Rutgers students enrolled in more than 150 doctoral, master’s, and dual degree programs across New Brunswick/Piscataway and Newark. Collaborating with international partner institutions—from Brazil, Puerto Rico, France, and Croatia to China, Indonesia, and South Korea—and with over 25,000 alumni spread across the world, ours is a global commitment to advanced, cutting-edge research and scholarship. Our school ensures rigorous academic standards, fosters interdisciplinary collaboration between graduate faculty and students, and oversees innovative professional development initiatives that prepare graduate students to succeed in diverse career pathways.

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    Student and Faculty Spotlight

    Congratulations to Christopher Free, Malin Pinsky, Kiva Oken, John Wiedenmann and Olaf Jensen on their paper in Science.  The study received a wide span of media coverage and was also featured in Rutgers Today.