global gateway program


Earn Your Master's at a Top University

After successfully completing the Master's International Year you can progress to one of nine master's degrees. You need to complete the full the Master's International Year, achieving the required level of proficiency while maintaining the minimum Grade Point Average (GPA).

Minimum grade requirements:

  • Oral test proficiency level equivalent to direct admit requirement
  • 3.0 GPA in UVM coursework

Your Degree Options 

Graduate degrees at the University of Vermont give you a competitive edge and provide the right training to help you achieve your career goals. During your degree, you will work with distinguished faculty who are internationally recognized. On some courses, you will also have the opportunity to work with industry partners and potential future employers.

Degree Programmes Award Overall Grade English Grade
MS Biomedical Engineering MS 3.0 2.75
MS Civil and Environmental Engineering MS 3.0 2.75
MS Electrical Engineering MS 3.0 2.75
MS Materials Science MS 3.0 2.75
MS Mathematics MS 3.0 2.75
MS Mechanical Engineering MS 3.0 2.75
MS Pharmacology MS 3.0 2.75
MS Physics MS 3.0 2.75
MS Statistics MS 3.0 2.75

“My research involvement in Professor Schneebeli’s group has been a life-changing experience, and that’s not an exaggeration. I’ve never felt as intellectually involved as I am right now.”

Nata Dudkina - Azerbaijan
Studied Global Gateway Program Graduated Biochemistry BS
Now pursuing PhD in Chemistry at Yale University


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Graduate Study

The Master's International Year is a pathway in which you earn graduate credits while increasing your language proficiency.