Oregon State University

Corvallis, USA

  • 1868

    Established
  • 12.0%

    International Students
  • 27

    No. of Programs
  • 461

    QS World University Rankings
  • Yes

    Scholarship
  • Yes

    Hostel Accomodation

Overview

History, Affiliations & Rankings

Oregon State University is a public research university, which was established in 1868. It is located in Corvallis, Oregon in the United States. Oregon State University was ranked among the top 1% global universities by the Center for World University Rankings 2018 and 1st for Safest College Campus in the US by the ADT News and Resources in 2018. Besides this, the university is among the top 20% of universities with the best-paid graduates in the US according to the PayScale College Salary Report 2018. Oregon State University was ranked 48th among the top research university in the US

Infrastructure, Campus & Courses

Oregon State is known for its incredible natural beauty and affordable living costs. OSU is one of the only two universities to receive Land, Space, Sea and sun grant designations. The campus of the university has won many awards for its safe and beautiful environment. Around 200+ academic programs from almost all education departments are available in the course bucket of Oregon State University. There are two campuses of the university that constitutes of around 11 colleges. Oregon State University is known for its computer science program. College Factual 2018 has placed the university among the top 1% for its computer science program.

Accomplishments & Alumni 

Oregon State University has produced a variety of graduates. The university graduates have achieved tremendous success and leadership in their respective fields. Philip Emeagwali (1989 Gordon Bell Prize winner), Donald Pettit (NASA astronaut), William Oefelein (NASA astronaut), Douglas Engelbart (Inventor of the computer mouse), Ann Kiessling (Reproductive biologist and leading stem cell researcher) and J. Michael Scott (Ornithologist and research scientist) are some of the notable alumni of the university. 

Student Diversity & Visiting Companies

Oregon State University is home for 31,476 students with 3,969 international students from 112 countries. Students from all over the world have been pursuing their education at the university. The student population is 15% graduates, 83% undergraduates and 2% professionals out of which 60% of students are Oregon residents. Major tech firms call Oregon's Silicon Forest ' home, making OSU students the perfect place to gain internship experience and start their careers.

COVID-19 Response

Oregon State University (OSU) has created comprehensive plans for the 2021-22 session to ensure that all measures are in place to ensure maximum safety of the students, staff and faculty. The university is committed to offering courses and programmes that would meet the requirements of the current situation and the needs of the students.

  • For Fall 2021 at Oregon State University, traditional on-site and in-person activities at OSU locations are being planned.

  • On-campus housing is being expanded at a more traditional capacity.

  • The university has also started collegiate athletic competitions for students. However, the same would be held at a limited capacity.

  • All students, staff and faculty who have still not received Covid-19 vaccination can apply for it at the university. OSU intends to implement a Covid-19 requirement for the Fall 2021 intake.

  • International students are still eligible to work on campus or remotely wherever possible. For this, they might need to contact their supervisor to learn about the work hours, location and other modifications due to Covid-19.

  • New international students may choose to remain outside of the US and take classes 100% online. These students should request a deferral of their I-20.

Oregon State University Facts & Highlights

Type of University 

Public, Coed

Average Annual Tuition Fee

Bachelors: $32,355 (2021-22)

Masters: $28,199 (2021-22)

Admission Intakes

Fall, Winter, Spring & Summer 

Average GPA Requirement

3.59 

Average Exam Score Requirement

SAT - 1195; ACT - 25; IELTS - 6.5; TOEFL - 80; GRE - NA; GMAT - 600

Admission Requirements

Academic Transcript, SOP, LOR

Admissions Deadlines

Bachelors - Fall Early Action: Nov 1, Fall Priority Application Deadline: Feb 1, Fall Final Admission Deadline: Aug 24; Summer: June 20; Spring: Feb 28; Winter Dec 6

Masters - Fall: April 1, Winter: July 1, Spring: October 1, Summer: January 1

Percentage of International Students

11%

Size of Campus (in acres)

422 

Alumni Worldwide 

205k+

Female to Male Ratio

47 : 53

Average Salary after 10 Years

$47,500 (Annual)

Oregon State University Rankings 

Ranked by 

2022

2021

2020

2019 

ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Universities Rankings

NA   

201- 300

201- 300

201- 300

QS - World University Ranking

531-540

499

461

450

THE (Times Higher Education) - University Ranking

NA  

401- 500

401-500

351-400

US News & World Report - Global Universities

NA  

277

266

266

US News & World Report - National University Ranking

162 

153

139

140    

Oregon State University Subject Rankings 

Business 

Ranked by 

2022

2021

2020

2019 

QS - Global MBA

251+ 

201+

201+

201+

THE (Times Higher Education) -  Business and Economics

401- 500 

401-500

301-400

251-300

US News & World Report - Graduate Business School

110- 143

99-131

NA    

99-131

Computer Science 

Ranked by  

2022

2021

2020

2019 

THE (Times Higher Education) - Computer Science

NA  

551-600

551- 600

501- 550 

QS- Computer Science & Information Systems 

NA  

551-600

551- 600 

501-550

Engineering 

Ranked by 

2022

2021

2020

2019 

QS - Engineering and Technology

NA 

385 

401-450

451-500

QS - Engineering (Mechanical) 

NA 

401- 450 

451- 500

451- 500 

QS- Engineering (Chemical )

NA  

301-350

301- 350 

NA 

QS- Electrical & Electronics  

NA 

351- 400

451- 500

NA  

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Programs

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  • B.S in Biology

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      INR 4,600

    • Duration

      4 Year

      Tuition Fee

      INR 20,85,000

  • B.S in Mechanical Engineering

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      INR 4,600

    • Duration

      4 Year

      Tuition Fee

      INR 22,43,100

  • BS in Architectural Engineering

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      INR 4,600

    • Duration

      4 Year

      Tuition Fee

      INR 22,13,200

  • B.S in Computer Science

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      INR 4,600

    • Duration

      4 Year

      Tuition Fee

      INR 21,48,700

Oregon State University, Corvallis, USA Scholarship

Undergraduate Scholarships For International Students at Oregon State University

Oregon State University offers various scholarships for UG courses for international students. The list of scholarships offered to international students is mentioned below: 

Provost's Scholarship for Excellence

Eligible freshman candidates applying for UG courses at the university are automatically considered for Provost's Scholarship for Excellence. The eligibility criteria for the scholarship are as follows:

  • Must have a minimum GPA of 3.5 in high- school
  • The scholarship is renewed if the candidate maintains a minimum GPA of 3.0 

Value: The scholarship value is $6,000/ year, up to 4 years

Honorary Scholarship for Leadership

Honorary Scholarship for Leadership is offered on merit-basis and proof of leadership quality. International students applying for direct entry must have a minimum GPA of 3.75 to be considered for admission. 

Applicants must submit an essay of 500-1000 words to outline the leadership quality. Students who have a leadership quality get a chance to prove their leadership quality in the first year of their studies at OSU. 

Value: $2,000 one-time scholarship

Continued Success Scholarship

Continued Success Scholarship is offered to students who maintain a minimum GPA in the last term for International Direct (ID), International Year One (IYO) or Undergraduate Transfer Program (UTP). There is no need to fill in a separate application form. Eligible candidates are directly considered for the scholarship. Following table shows minimum eligibility criteria and value of scholarship for Continued Success Scholarship:

GPA

Value of Scholarship 

3.75- 4.00

$5000 annually, upto 3 years

3.5-3.74

$3,000 annually, upto 3 years

Regional Scholarship

This scholarship is based on availability according to region of the world. It is not based on the merit of the applicant and one does not have to separately apply for it.

Value: This is a one-time scholarship, value of which will vary.

International Student Continuation Scholarship

Application process for this scholarship is based on merit, closeness to completion of degree and financial needOnly those who meet the following criteria can apply for the scholarship:

  • Should be an undergraduate student with a GPA of 2.5 or above.

  • Should be applying for fall, winter or spring intake.

Deadline for the 2021-22 academic year was March 8, 2021.

Value: $2,500 per term

The eligibility criteria and value of scholarships are subject to change. Limited scholarships are offered at maximum value. 

Graduate Scholarships for International Students

The scholarship for international students enrolled in the graduate studies are as follows:

Regional Scholarship

Regional Scholarship is not merit- based but is offered based on the availability of the scholarship according to the region of the world.

The scholarship is offered once and the value of scholarship is variable.

Continued Success Scholarship    

A Continued Success Scholarship is offered based on the GPA maintained in the last term of Graduate Pathway (GPW) or Master's International Direct (MID) programme. Following table shows minimum GPA and value of scholarship offered:

GPA

Amount

3.75-4.0 

$5,000 annually, upto 3 years

3.5-3.74 

$3,000 annually, upto 3 years 

International Student Continuation Scholarship

Application process for this scholarship is based on merit, closeness to completion of degree and financial needOnly those who meet the following criteria can apply for the scholarship:

  • Should be a graduate student with a GPA of 3.0 or above.

  • Should be applying for fall, winter or spring intake.

Deadline for the 2021-22 academic year was March 8, 2021.

Value: $2,500 per term

Campus Location

Oregon State University

1500 SW Jefferson St. Corvallis

https://admissions.oregonstate.edu/international/contact-us | +1-541-737-6310 | intladmit@oregonstate.edu

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