Northwestern University, Evanston, USA

Evanston, USA

  • 1851

    Established
  • 5500

    International Students
  • 20

    No. of Programs
  • 31

    QS World University Rankings
  • NO

    Scholarship
  • Yes

    Hostel Accomodation

Overview

History, Affiliations & Rankings

Northwestern University was founded way back on 31st May 1850 by a group of nine men determined to give higher education to natives of the Northwestern region. The classes began in 1855 with two faculty members and 10 students. The University has been ranked 31st in the QS Global World Ranking 2020 and 22nd in THE World University Rankings 2020. Northwestern University's ranking in the US News & World Report 2020 edition of Best Colleges is National Universities, #9.

Infrastructure, Campus & Courses

The university has 12 colleges and besides its main campus in Evanston, it has campuses in Chicago and Doha. It is a leading name in research with more than 90 school-based research centers and 50 university-based research centers with a focus on a variety of research areas. The university has 12 schools and colleges including its own hospital. The most popular majors at Northwestern University include Materials Science, Executive and Part-Time MBA, Law School, Chemistry, and Economics 

Accomplishments & Alumni

The university has been granted $11 billion in the endowment from the government. The faculty members and alumni have received all the prestigious awards including Pulitzer, Nobel Prize, and all the leading fellowships. University is consistently ranked in the top 10 for almost all the leading majors ranging from Business to Medicine. Notable alumni of this university include  Jeffory Blackard, Zach Braff, Clancy Brown, and Stephen Colbert to name a few.  

Student Diversity & Visiting Companies

The gender ratio at the university is equal to the number of students in undergraduate courses. Northwestern University is a renowned university national and International, hence 98% of students are placed within 3 months of graduation. As many as 5,500 international students and scholars from more than 80 countries pursue their academic interests at Northwestern. Placements happen in academic, Private consulting firms, and Government organizations. Top employers include PWC, Deloitte, Unilever, Apple, Accenture, and so on. 

Northwestern University Facts & Highlights

Type of University

Private, Coed

Average Annual Tuition Fee

Bachelors - $60,276 (2021-22)

Masters - $60,060  (2021-22)

Admission Intakes

Spring & Fall

Average GPA Requirement

4.1

Average Exam Score Requirement

SAT - 1495; ACT - 33; IELTS - 6.5; TOEFL - 95; GRE - 315; GMAT - 727

Admission Requirements

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

Admissions Deadlines

Undergraduate: Early Decision - November 1, Regular Decision application deadline - January 3

Postgraduate: Varies

Percentage of International Students

19%

Size of Campus (in acres)

231

Alumni Worldwide

-

Females to Males Ratio

50 : 50

Average Salary after 10 Years

$66,433 (Annual)

Northwestern University Rankings

Ranked By

2022

2021

2020

2019

2018

ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Universities Rankings

NA

NA

30

29

25

QS

30

29

31

34

28

Times Higher Education (THE)

24

24

22

25

20

U.S. News & World Report - Global Universities

NA

24

24

24

24

Northwestern University Subject Rankings

Business

Ranked By

2021

2020

2019

2018

QS - Global MBA

14

10

14

14

QS - Accounting & Finance

NA

31

30

34

Times Higher Education (THE)

13

12

12

8

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

3

6

6

6

U.S. News & World Report - MBA Business Analytics

14

NA

NA

NA

Financial Times Global MBA

NA

11

14

12

Computer Science

Ranked By

2021

2020

2019

2018

Times Higher Education (THE)

101-125

83

NA

NA

U.S. News & World Report - Computer Science

NA

NA

NA

30

Engineering

Ranked By

2021

2020

2019

2018

QS - Engineering and Technology

NA

61

50

94

Times Higher Education (THE)

37

36

32

23

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

13

12

NA

NA

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

12

NA

NA

NA

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

32

NA

NA

NA

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

10

11

11

NA

Law

Ranked By

2022

2021

2020

2019

2018

U.S. News & World Report 

12

NA

NA

NA

NA

Times Higher Education (THE)

45

32

34

58

NA

        

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Programs

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  • B.S in Computer Engineering

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      INR 3,900

    • Duration

      4 Year

      Tuition Fee

      INR 37,03,800

  • B.S in Computer Science

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      INR 3,900

    • Duration

      4 Year

      Tuition Fee

      INR 37,03,800

  • BS Mechanical Engineering

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      INR 3,900

    • Duration

      4 Year

      Tuition Fee

      INR 37,03,800

  • B.S in Chemistry

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      INR 3,900

    • Duration

      4 Year

      Tuition Fee

      INR 37,03,800

Campus Location

Northwestern University

633 Clark Street, Evanston, Illinois-60208, USA

http://www.tgs.northwestern.edu/admission/before-you-apply/who-to-contact.html | 847-491-8536 | c-arrom@northwestern.edu

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