Graduate IPED How to Apply
Application for admission and financial aid is made through Fordham’s Graduate School of Arts and Sciences’ online application: GSAS Online Application.
The following application materials may be submitted online through the above online application system: the statement of purpose, resume, and recommendations.
International applicants whose native language is not English are required to complete and submit to GSAS prior to matriculation their official scores from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). GSAS will also consider a student’s International English Language Testing System (IELTS)—Cambridge English Proficiency Level language testing results.
Official TOEFL or IELTS scores should be sent directly by the testing service to the Office of Graduate Admissions, Fordham University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences – Code # 2259. Please consult the English Proficiency page for additional information.
When communicating with your recommendation letter writers, please provide them with at least one month’s advance notice to submit their recommendations. To facilitate this process, enter each recommender’s name and her/his email address directly into the online application. They will be notified electronically of your request. Please note: you may submit your application even if the submission of your recommendation letters is in progress.
Official degree transcripts confirming prior degree conferral are required for all applicants, regardless of matriculation status. These should be ordered at least one month prior to the application deadline for your program of interest, and should be sent directly to the Office of Admissions ([email protected]) via secure electronic delivery. If electronic delivery is not available, please request that your transcripts be submitted directly via post, in a sealed envelope, to: Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Office of Admissions, Fordham University, 441 E. Fordham Rd., Bronx, NY 10458. Please note: you may upload unofficial copies of your transcripts to your application while the Office of Admissions awaits receipt of your official transcripts.
If you wish to receive additional written information about the Graduate Program in International Political Economy and Development (IPED), please email us at [email protected].
You may also contact us through mail or by phone at the following address:
Fordham | IPED
The Graduate Program in International Political Economy and Development
Dealy Hall, Room E-517, Fordham University
441 E. Fordham Road
Bronx, New York 10458
Email: [email protected]