University at Buffalo, Buffalo, USA

Buffalo, USA

  • 1846

    Established
  • 16.2%

    International Students
  • 23

    No. of Programs
  • 340

    QS World University Rankings
  • NO

    Scholarship
  • Yes

    Hostel Accomodation

Overview

History, Affiliations & Rankings

The University at Buffalo started as a higher education institution in the US in 1846 and gained its reputation as one of the best universities in the country and the world. Affiliated with the State University of New York, UB is also a member of the Association of American Universities while also being the largest and most comprehensive campus in the 64-campus SUNY system. US News and World Report ranks UB as one of the top 40 universities in the US, meanwhile, declaring it as the No.1 public school in New York. Moreover, the Institute of International Education has been recognising the University at Buffalo as one of the top 30 institutions in the US for more than 30 years. Additionally, Kiplinger’s has declared UB as one of the 'Best Values' in higher education as well. The years of expertise and knowledge on imparting quality higher education to students in America and abroad have made the university one of the more sought after universities among the international student cohorts from around the world.

Infrastructure, Campus & Courses

The University at Buffalo is located in the Buffalo-Niagara region of upstate New York, with three closely connected by distinct campuses. Students who choose to pursue higher education can choose from over 160 undergraduate courses, 220+ master’s courses, 55+ combined degree programmes as well as more than 90 doctoral courses. This large variety of courses and degrees are offered through state-of-the-art facilities and infrastructure, which help UB deliver world-renowned education. Students aspiring to enrol at the highly reputable institution can choose from sea courses available at the University of Buffalo, in fields such as Arts, Sciences, Engineering, Management, Social Work, Law, Dental Medicine, Architecture, Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Public Health and much more. This vast variety of courses are backed by highly qualified faculty, many of whom have won the Nobel, Pulitzer, National Book Award, McArthur Foundation 'Genius Award', among others.

Accomplishments & Alumni

The University at Buffalo is among the few universities whose students have made an impactful difference in society and built a name, not only for themselves but for their alma mater as well. Numerous alumni have gone on to become successful in their fields, some of whom have been renowned worldwide for their contributions. The University of Buffalo has also been recognised by a number of institutions in the US and abroad for their efforts and dedication in becoming the best in the world. While Kiplinger’s and The Princeton Review recognise the university as one of the Best Value Schools, where students recover the most bang for the buck, US News and World Report has recognised UB’s Schools as 'America’s Best Graduate Schools'. Moreover, with over 280,000 alumni as of date, many have become notable and have been recognised worldwide and have received numerous awards for their contributions. Among the few notable alumni of UB include CNN’s Journalist who is an award winner, Wolf Blitzer, Superstar Linebacker in the NFL Khalil Mack, Ellen Latham - the co-founder and partner of Orangetheory, Li Yanhong who became the Co-founder of the Largest Chinese Language Search Engine, and many more who have contributed immensely through their education at UB.

Student Diversity & Employment Opportunities

With over 32,000 students enrolling at the University at Buffalo under the different courses, the university boasts of being one of the top 30 universities in the US that host the largest group of international students. The university has been successful in attracting a large number of international students as a result of the impeccable reputation the university has been able to hold for decades. The global recognition also puts the University of Buffalo among the top in the lists of recruiters looking for qualified candidates from a recognised university. The alumni of the University of Buffalo are proof of the career opportunities and trajectories that lay on hold for those who choose to study any course or degree offered by the university.

University at Buffalo Facts & Highlights

Type of University

Public, Coed

Average Annual Tuition Fee

Bachelors - $14,350 (2021-22)

Masters - $13,089 (2021-22)

Admission Intakes

Fall & Spring

Average GPA Requirement

3.67

Average Exam Score Requirement

SAT - 1245; ACT - 24; PTE Academic - 55; TOEFL - 100; GRE - 316; GMAT - 620

Admission Requirements

Standardised test scores, LOR, SOP, Academic Transcripts, English language proficiency test scores.

Admissions Deadlines

Bachelors: Spring - Oct 1; Fall - Feb 1

Masters: Spring - Feb 22; Fall - Oct 15

Percentage of International Students

16%

Size of Campus (in acres)

1,192

Alumni Worldwide

208k+

Females to Males Ratio

44 : 56

Average Salary after 10 Years

$50,300 (Annual)

University at Buffalo Rankings

Ranked By

2022

2021

2020

2019

2018

ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Universities Rankings

NA

NA

301-400

301-400

301-400

QS

388

346

340

313

318

Times Higher Education (THE)

251-300

251-300

251-300

201-250

251-300

U.S. News & World Report - Global Universities

NA

277

266

NA

NA

University at Buffalo Subject Rankings

Business

Ranked By

2021

2020

2019

2018

QS Global MBA

201+

NA

NA

NA

US News & World Report - Graduate Business School

60

60

NA

70

Times Higher Education (THE)

301-400

301-400

201-150

NA

US News & World Report - UG Business

81

79

NA

87

Computer Science

Ranked By

2021

2020

2019

2018

Times Higher Education (THE)

201-250

176-200

101-125

126-150

U.S. News & World Report - Computer Science

NA

NA

NA

61

Engineering

Ranked By

2021

2020

2019

2018

QS - Engineering and Technology

NA

314

302

401-450

Times Higher Education (THE)

176-200

151-175

151-175

176-200

U.S. News & World Report - Mechanical Engineering PG

50

NA

NA

NA

U.S. News & World Report - Biomedical Engineering PG

64

NA

NA

NA

U.S. News & World Report - Electrical Engineering PG

58

NA

NA

NA

U.S. News & World Report - Civil Engineering PG

33

NA

NA

NA

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Programs

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  • BS in Computer Science

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      USD 100

    • Duration

      4 Year

      Tuition Fee

      USD 26,800

  • B.S in Business Administration

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      USD 100

    • Duration

      4 Year

      Tuition Fee

      USD 26,800

  • BS in Psychology

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      USD 100

    • Duration

      4 Year

      Tuition Fee

      USD 26,800

  • B.S in Biological Sciences

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      USD 100

    • Duration

      4 Year

      Tuition Fee

      USD 26,800

Campus Location

University at Buffalo

12 Capen Hall, Buffalo, NY, United States

http://wings.buffalo.edu/intlservices/ | 716-645-2258 | intlservices@buffalo.edu

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