In addition to a $1 billion annual investment in research, UW–Madison enjoys a strong global reputation for preeminence in graduate education.

Our approach blends a top–notch education with the deep, sophisticated research opportunities so crucial to a meaningful graduate student experience.

Being part of the intellectual community at UW–Madison means connecting to the broader world through the Wisconsin Idea.

COVID-19 Information for Graduate Students


UW–Madison is planning for a Smart Restart of in-person classes, beginning Sept. 2. See the Smart Restart plan.

The combination of a superb graduate education and one of the world’s most successful research enterprises is the signature of the Graduate School at the University of Wisconsin–Madison.

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160+ graduate programs
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30% international students
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852 PhDs awarded

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