Biophotonics across Energy, Space and Time
Application Process

If you are interested in applying to our program please email the following to the program director, Prof. Vasan Venugopalan

  1. Statement of purpose (1 page or less) that explains your interest in BEST IGERT and how our program of education and training will help you achieve your career goals.

  2. A summary of your academic and research interests that discusses what qualifies you for graduate education and research at the interface of the physical sciences/engineering and the biological sciences.

  3. If you are currently a UCI graduate student, specify your Departmental Graduate Program, Year of Entry, Academic Advisor(s). Please arrange to have your Academic Advisors submit letters of recommendation to Prof. Venugopalan. OR
    If not, please specify which UCI graduate program do you intend to apply to. Be sure to outline your interests and background in Biophotonics and the BEST IGERT program in your statement of purpose.