S. P. Jain Institute of Management & Research Global Management Program Certificate

Welcome to the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business. This page contains information and instructions specifically for students who are pursuing the SPJ GMP and Smith Master of Quantitative Finance program or MS in Supply Chain Management program.

Admitted applicants should be ready to join the Smith School in College Park, Md., USA, in the fall term.

Smith Contact Information and Online Application

We have established a special email address for you. If you have questions or need assistance with your application, contact us at spjimrsmith@umd.edu.

Instructions for Submitting Your Application

  1. Establish your online application account and start your application to the Smith master's program.

  2. Send an email to the University of Maryland at spjimrsmith@umd.edu so that your application fee can be waived and your unsubmitted application can be marked for this particular program. Remember to include your full name in the body of the email and use the following subject line: 

    Starting My SPJIMR GMP, Smith Application Now

  3. Within approximately 3 business days, you will receive an email response to confirm your application fee has been waived and your application has been marked appropriately.

  4. After you receive the confirmation email from the University of Maryland, you may submit your application.

Application Requirements

  • The equivalent of a U.S. bachelor's degree
  • Sufficient quantitative background (exposure to linear algebra and advanced statistics is highly recommended for the MQF program)
  • Transcript(s) and degree certificate(s)
  • Letter of recommendation
  • Professional resume
  • Essay
  • Official TOEFL or IELTS report — required if you do not have a four-year or advanced degree from a country where English is the official language. Applicants who have not yet taken the TOEFL or IELTS exam should contact the Smith Admissions Office at spjimrsmith@umd.edu to make them aware of when they plan to take the exam. 

TOEFL or IELTS Scores

  TOEFL Minimum
Required Score
IELTS Minimum
Required Score
Overall 96 7
Speaking 22 6.5
Listening 24 7
Reading 26 7
Writing 24 7

TOEFL Institutional Code

The UMD Smith School of Business institutional code is 5814.

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