International applicants should first review all UB requirements for International Student Admission. In addition to all application requirements for the Global Gender and Sexuality Studies PhD or MA programs, international applicants must also submit:
Minimum Score Requirements:
The minimum TOEFL scores required are 550 for the paper-based test (TOEFL PBT); and 79 for the internet-based test (TOEFL IBT).
The University at Buffalo does not currently require minimum cut-off scores for the four individual subsections. Though there is no required minimum section score, most accepted students are expected to achieve the following section scores: Reading: 19/30; Listening: 15/30; Speaking: 19/30; Writing: 19/30.
For questions about the graduate application process, please contact the Director of Graduate Studies.
Incoming freshman or undergraduate transfer applicants who are interested in pursuing global gender and sexuality studies must first apply and be accepted to the University at Buffalo. All relevant information, including admissions criteria; the online application; dates and deadlines; and standardized test score requirements, can be found by visiting UB Undergraduate Admissions.
Current UB undergraduate students who are interested in majoring or minoring in Global Gender Studies must complete and submit the Undergraduate Major/Minor Declaration Form below.
The PDF version of the form can be obtained by emailing GGSsdept@buffalo.edu.
With questions about the application procedure or to schedule an advising appointment, please contact Marla Segol, director of undergraduate studies.