Add a Degree/Dual Degree Instructions

Applying to the Robotics Dual-Degree: 

  1. Meet the following requirements:
    • Completed at least one semester at U-M.
    • Completed ROB 501 and/or ROB 550 with a grade of B+ or better.
    • Have demonstrated preparation and interest in robotics
    • Have a cumulative U-M Rackham GPA of 3.5 or higher
  2. Complete the Rackham Application for Add a Degree (Dual Degree):
    • Complete the “Apply to Add a Degree or Certificate Program” online application.
      • Robotics MS program code is 02110.
    • Your home program will be notified of your application upon submission; they will review and enter a decision.
    • Application is then routed to Robotics for review.
  3. Prepare the following and send to upon submitting your online application:
    • U-M transcript (unofficial is okay)
    • Statement of Purpose
    • Paragraph explaining how you plan to fulfill the ROB 590 Requirement
    • Students planning to get more than one master’s degree or certificate should complete the Add a Degree Election Form (Recommended, not required. This explains how many credits can count towards two programs and provides a guide to plan your courses accordingly. You will be required to complete this form when you graduate.)
  4. OPTIONAL: Meet with a Robotics Grad Coordinator to review your proposed plan of study for a dual degree at U-M.
  5. Submit all materials to Robotics Graduate Coordinator by the deadlines below.


Rolling Admissions

Current Students Applying to Other Programs:

Current Robotics Students interested in applying to a dual degree in other programs should meet with the program of interest and complete the  “Apply to Add a Degree or Certificate Program” application.