Why Choose Duke Engineering?

When you choose Duke Engineering for your graduate studies, you can enjoy advantages such as:

  • An energetic and richly interdisciplinary research environment—with an engineering faculty ranked among the top 15 in the nation for scholarly productivity, seven major externally funded research centers,  total research funding that has doubled over the past decade, and extensive collaborations across the highly regarded Duke University, Duke University Medical Center, and Research Triangle Park
  • PhD Plus, an innovative professional development program offering summer workshops, seminars, networking opportunities, and internship resources to position Duke PhD students for career success
  • A welcoming and close-knit community of peers and mentors—both at Pratt and across Duke
  • A terrific location in Durham, North Carolina, one of America’s most-accoladed cities—plus a lower cost of living compared to other metropolitan areas

How to Apply

Learn how the application process works and get tips on how to apply to Duke Engineering for graduate school.