Skip to: search, navigation, or content.

Indiana University Bloomington

Doctoral Programs

1960 Notable

From 1960-2013, we prepared nearly 1,200 men and women
for rewarding academic careers ó thatís more than any other university.


How to Apply

Here is the process for applying to Kelley Doctoral Programs:

  1. Complete a formal online application.
  2. Submit recommendations from at least three people who can attest to your academic potential by the application deadline.
  3. Arrange to take (unless you have already taken) either the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) or the general test portion of the Graduate Record Examinations (GRE). These tests are administered at numerous locations throughout the United States and in many other countries.
  4. Submit official transcripts from all universities you have attended.
  5. Certify proficiency in the English language by taking the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) if your native language is not English. This requirement includes those international students who have been or currently are in a U.S. educational institution (Institution code: 1324). We do not accept the IELTS test.
  6. Submit a nonrefundable application fee of $55 (U.S. citizens) or $65 (international students). The fee is paid when submitting the online application.

Letters of recommendation will be submitted online via the application e-mail  process for both U.S and International students. Application documents for U.S. citizens (transcripts, test scores should be sent directly to the following address.

For U.S. citizens/permanent residents:
Chairperson of Kelley Doctoral Programs
Kelley School of Business
Indiana University
1309 E. Tenth Street
Bloomington, IN 47405

For international students:
Office of International Services, International Admissions
Indiana University
Poplars 221
400 E. Seventh Street
Bloomington, IN 47405
Phone: 812-855-9086
Fax: 812-855-4418
Email for Applicants and Prospective Students:
Email for Currently Enrolled Students:

For information about the GMAT and the GRE:

Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT)
Institution code: 8ZG-41-57
Graduate Management Admission Council
1600 Tysons Boulevard, Suite 1400
McLean, VA 22102 USA

Graduate Record Examination (GRE)
Institution code: 1324
Graduate Record Examinations
Educational Testing Service
P.O. Box 955
Princeton, New Jersey 08541-0955