Information Session: UChicago Postgraduate Arts and Sciences Bridge Program

11:30 am–12:30 pm
Botany Lecture Theater (Room No. 145), Miranda House, Delhi University

Nov.
3

This was an information session to learn more about the UChicago Postgraduate Arts and Sciences Bridge Program. This is a one year, full-time master’s degree program embedded in the interdisciplinary study of arts and sciences that also allows students to specialize in a specific disciplinary track while receiving exposure to the traditional liberal arts (physical and biological sciences, social sciences and humanities). Students who successfully complete all program requirements receive a Master of Liberal Arts degree from the University of Chicago.

Program Highlights:

    Competitive program designed for students who intend to continue to PhD or professional graduate degree programs in the US.
    Graduates of three-year degree programs (Bachelor of Arts or equivalent) are strongly encouraged to apply.
    All courses are taught by University of Chicago faculty.
    Merit and need-based scholarships are available.
Graduates of the program are distinguished by their abilities to successfully navigate a fast-paced world that is increasingly characterized by complexity, diversity and change.  A graduate education in the liberal arts develops critical thinking, innovative problem-solving, and effective communication skills spanning multiple fields including the sciences.

The Information Session covered details about the program, such as:

Why students should choose this program
Program Structure
Program Curriculum
Who should apply
Application Requirements
Application Timeline
Student Life
Why UChicago?

A global university consistently ranked among the top ten best in the world with 89 Nobel Laureates in Chemistry, Physics, Literature, Peace, Medicine, and Economics. Top-ranked Graduate divisions in Biological Sciences, Humanities, Physical Sciences, Social Sciences, and the Institute for Molecular Engineering. Professional schools in business, divinity, law, medicine, public policy, and social services. An undergraduate College ranked 4th in the US and 9th in the world.  A campus in the third largest city in the U.S., with international centers in Beijing, Paris, London, Hong Kong, and Delhi.

As a University of Chicago student, you'll have access to faculty who are leading experts in their fields and accomplished teachers and mentors. You will join an intellectual community that has nurtured Nobel Laureates, Rhodes Scholars, MacArthur Geniuses and Pulitzer winners. UChicago alumni can be found leading change in Fortune 500 companies, global healthcare, the World Bank, and research institutions around the world.

Critical thinking, interdisciplinary research, unfettered inquiry. The distinctive hallmarks of education at UChicago and the qualities that propel our graduates to success in their chosen paths. Join the UChicago community and embark on your intellectual journey.