Special Programs

BBS has a number of training opportunities for new students. Please read the descriptions below to learn about eligibility requirements.

Integrated Graduate Program in Physical and Engineering Biology (IGPPEB)

The Integrated Graduate Program in Physical and Engineering Biology combines traditional training in the biological sciences with skills and techniques employed in physics and engineering.

Plant Molecular Biology

The plant Molecular Biology program (PMB) offers a unique training and research opportunity for select students with specialized interest in the plant sciences in a programmatic context of broader education in all modern areas of molecular, cellular and developmental biology.

Cooperative Program between University of Puerto Rico Medical School, Yale School of Medicine & Yale Graduate School

While at Yale, students will participate in Yale MD/PhD Program activities, including graduate level courses specifically designed for physician-scientists, seminars on research projects in progress, departmental retreats, and other educational and social activities that the Program conducts.

China Scholarship Council-Yale World Scholars Program

The CSC-Yale World Scholars in Biomedical Sciences recruits top applicants from eight of China's best universities for specialized training in the BBS Program.

PhD/MBA Joint Degree Program

Recognizing the long-standing applicability of the PhDbeyond the academy and the increasing relevance of sophisticated management analysis in the highly varied positions held by many PhDrecipients, the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences (GSAS) will join with the School of Management (SOM) to offer one of the first joint degrees of its kind, the MBA/Ph.D.