The Oden Institute provides several academic opportunities for both graduate and undergraduate students. Our programs are uniquely interdisciplinary, sitting outside of a traditional academic structure, with faculty drawn from 24 different departments at the university. The Oden Institute is known as a pioneer of computational science and engineering and our faculty are renowned for their significant contributions to the field. Our graduate program is ranked #1 in the world by the Center for World University Rankings (CWUR).
Students participating in our programs perform research in a range of areas, including scientific computing, machine learning, computational medicine, uncertainty quantification, numerical analysis, optimization, visualization, computational geosciences, computational materials, computational life sciences, computational physical sciences and computational engineering.
Fall 2023 Applications: See updated deadlines and submission requirements.
The Computational Medicine Portfolio program provides a cross-disciplinary program of study for current UT Austin graduate students to prepare them to interact and collaborate with members of the medical community on interdisciplinary, cutting-edge research in computational medicine.