MIT Sloan PhD Program

MIT Sloan PhD Program

MIT Sloan PhD Program

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Building E52
Cambridge MA, 02139


MIT Sloan PhD Program

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Application Opens:

December 1 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time


Fall Term (September)

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Graduate Record Examination (GRE)

  • GRE or GMAT score required
  • Institute code: 3510
  • Must be <5 years old

Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT)

  • GMAT or GRE score required
  • Department code: X5X-QS-21

International English Language Testing System (IELTS)

  • Minimum score required: 7
  • Electronic scores send to: MIT Graduate Admissions
  • Must be <2 years old

Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)

  • Minimum score required: 90 (iBT), 577 (PBT)
  • Institute code: 3510
  • Must be <2 years old

Waivers are not offered.

  • Accounting
  • Economic Sociology
  • Finance
  • Information Technologies
  • Institute for Work and Employment Research
  • Marketing
  • Organization Studies
  • System Dynamics
  • Technological Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Strategic Management

Students in good academic standing in our program receive a funding package that includes tuition, medical insurance, and a stipend. We also provide a new laptop computer and a conference travel/research budget. Please see the Sloan PhD website for more information.


  • Online application
  • Statement of purpose
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Transcripts
  • English proficiency exam scores
  • GRE or GMAT scores
  • Resume
  • Video statement (for Accounting only)


  • Video statement (for Marketing and System Dynamics)

Additional details about the admissions process can be found in the Admissions section of the PhD Program website.

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