Northeastern University, Boston, USA

Boston, USA

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Overview

History, Affiliations & Rankings

Northeastern University is a private university that was founded in 1898. It is a co-educational institute and the main campus of the university is situated in Boston, Massachusetts in the United States. It is a large residential university that allows students from across the world to take admission in various courses offered at the university campus. Northeastern University is ranked as number 40 in the list of National Universities. The ranking is achieved on the basis of the performance and excellence of the university in various parameters like quality education, dedicated faculty, resources and research work. The university believes in education for all and grants scholarships and funds to more than three- fourth of the students of the university.

Infrastructure, Campus & Courses

Northeastern University main campus is situated in an urban area and it expands over an area of 73 acres. The world-class education of Northeastern University is offered at multiple locations. Apart from Boston, the university also has campuses at Charlotte, San Francisco and Seattle. Toronto is the first international campus of Northeastern University. The other international campus is in Vancouver. 

Accomplishments & Alumni

Northeastern University has been a world leader in the field of education, research and distinctive learning for more than 100 years. The university not only offers career-advancing education but also unique courses that are highly in demand in a particular region. The student organization and community service of Northeastern University help the students of the university to broaden their college experience and connect with new people. Students can engage themselves in volunteer opportunities, enhance their leadership skills and explore their talent while being connected to the university community. Each member of the university is committed to provide a support system to students and help them throughout to build their careers. 

Student Diversity & Visiting Companies

Northeastern University has over 13,000 undergraduate students enrolled in various disciplines. Students of Northeastern University get an opportunity to gain work experience even before receiving the degree. Many of them complete at least one professional course during their academic studies and get employed soon after the completion of the course. Northeastern University is also the home for the largest international student in the United States, with over 14,000 international students from140 countries. 

Northeastern University Facts & Highlights

Type of University

Private, Coed

Average Annual Tuition Fee

Bachelors - $56,500 (2021-22)

Masters - $946 - $1,718 per credit hour (2021-22)

Admission Intakes

Summer, Spring, Winter & Fall

Average GPA Requirement

4.04

Average Exam Score Requirement

SAT - 1465; ACT - 32; IELTS - 7.0; TOEFL - 100; GRE - 315; GMAT - 627

Admission Requirements

Standardised test scores, LOR, SOP, Academic Transcripts

Admissions Deadlines

Early Decision I - November 1

Early Decision I - January 1

Regular Decision - January 1

Percentage of International Students

36%

Size of Campus (in acres)

73

Alumni Worldwide

240k+

Females to Males Ratio

48:52

Average Salary after 10 Years

$64,367 (Annual)

Northeastern University Global University Rankings

Ranked By

2022

2021

2020

2019

2018

ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Universities Rankings

NA

NA

201-300

201-300

201-300

QS

342

362

344

326

346

Times Higher Education (THE)

168

176

173

184

193

U.S. News & World Report - Global Universities

NA

177

200

200

202

Northeastern University Global Subject Rankings

Business

Ranked By

2021

2020

2019

2018

QS - Global MBA

131-140

101-110

100

96

Times Higher Education (THE) - PG Business and Economics

126-150

101-125

126-150

101-125

U.S. News & World Report - Graduate Business School

61

NA

NA

59

Financial Times Global MBA

NA

69

NA

NA

U.S. News & World Report - UG Business

53

50

62

62

Computer Science

Ranked By

2021

2020

2019

2018

Times Higher Education (THE)

126–150

101-125

101–125

126–150

U.S. News & World Report - Computer Science

NA

NA

NA

49

Engineering

Ranked By

2021

2020

2019

2018

QS - Engineering and Technology

NA

229

223

287

Times Higher Education (THE)

151-175

151-175

201-250

176-200

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

40

NA

NA

NA

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

45

NA

NA

NA

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

39

NA

NA

NA

Law

Ranked By

2022

2021

2020

2019

2018

U.S. News & World Report 

67

NA

NA

NA

NA

Times Higher Education

NA

93

83

101–125

75

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Campus Location

Northeastern University

360 Huntington Ave., Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA

https://www.northeastern.edu/admissions/connect/contact/ | 617.373.2200 | admissions@northeastern.edu

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