Graduate Education Admissions

The Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is world renowned for producing the best and the brightest in research and medicine. As a preeminent graduate school with an acclaimed faculty, we nurture the next class of professionals to become leaders in medicine, science, research, education, and more. This is not an ordinary education; this is an extraordinary life experience.

“If you share our passion for biomedical research, the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences is a place where we embrace ground breaking ideas and support our students in making transformative scientific discoveries that will ultimately improve human health and make an impact in the world.”
- Marta Filizola, PhD, Dean of the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

As part of the Mount Sinai Health System, the School provides you an incredible opportunity to leverage the largest health care network in New York for your training and research.  In addition to the healthcare industry, our graduates often find exciting career opportunities in academia, pharmaceuticals, finance, and technology.

We offer PhD programs, Master’s degree programs, dual degree and specialty programs, and certification programs. Opportunities for college undergraduates and post graduates interested in furthering their research training are also offered through our Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP) and Post Baccalaureate Research Education program (PREP) respectively.

We want to make the admissions process easy for you. Please refer to the admissions details for your graduate program of interest and contact us at or 212-241-6696 with any questions you have. Join the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and change the world. 

Many institutions claim to be collaborative, but Mount Sinai is truly a model for collaborative research and learning. The individuals who make up this amazing community work very hard on diverse projects and don’t shy away from novel collaborations to push scientific boundaries.”  
- Christopher Panebianco, First Year PhD in Biomedical Sciences