Integrated Life Sciences (ILS) at the University of Georgia provides:

  • Training in emerging and interdisciplinary disciplines
  • Competitive financial support
  • Customized research specializations

At UGA, you choose. Integrated Life Sciences (ILS) allows first-year graduate students to explore the research areas of over 200 faculty and 14 participating PhD graduate programs. Entering students perform three laboratory rotations and take a streamlined and innovative curriculum in the Fall semester that is designed to facilitate the transition to graduate education and research.  Students then choose a thesis advisor, graduate program, and begin thesis research.  A hallmark of this competitive graduate program is its emphasis on existing and emerging interdisciplinary research areas.

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The application deadline is December 1st.

Learn more about ILS through this informative video (~4 min.)