Princeton University, Princeton, USA

Princeton, USA

  • 1746

    Established
  • 18

    No. of Programs
  • 13

    QS World University Rankings
  • NO

    Scholarship
  • Yes

    Hostel Accomodation

Overview

History, Affiliations & Rankings

The fourth-oldest college in the USA, Princeton University was founded in the year 1746 and was later moved to New Jersey in 1896, the same year when it was officially given its current name. Considered one of the most prestigious universities in the USA, Princeton was Initially established to provide training to the US ministers by the New Light Presbyterians. Princeton University underwent drastic changes post American Civil War era when the expansion of the college took place and the curriculum was also modernized. During the beginning of the 20th century, the institute received the official status of a University. Princeton University has been recognised the world over for the high quality of education standards that are maintained throughout the different programmes. The Centre for World University Rankings and Times Higher Education recognises Princeton University as the top 7 Universities in the world. Meanwhile, US News and World Report ranked Princeton University as the No 1 University in National Universities.

Infrastructure, Campus & Courses

The 500-acre campus of  Princeton University is well-equipped to cater to the educational and recreational needs of students. The Princeton campus is known for its greenery and architectural splendour and has a total of 180 buildings, which includes 10 library buildings. Due to its easy accessibility from both Philadelphia and New York City, the Princeton University campus has become a favourite educational destination in the USA. What makes the university even more popular around the world is the diversity of bachelors and masters courses available at Princeton University especially in areas of studies related to engineering, humanities, natural sciences, and social sciences.

Accomplishments & Alumni

Princeton University is known around the world as a hub of innovation and research. The Ivy League university has been home to  27 Nobel Prize winners among its faculty, students and alumni in areas ranging from science to medicine and Humanities. Students and faculty of the university have also been recipients of the Fields Medals, Pulitzer prizes etc. Princeton University has been responsible for moulding  some of the popular gems of the world, namely, Woodrow Wilson and James Madison (US Presidents), David Duchovny and Jimmy Stewart (actors), Eric Schmidt (Chairman of Google), Pete Conrad (Astronaut) and Michelle Obama.

Student Diversity & Visiting Companies

As a world-renowned university, attracting students from all over the globe, Princeton University offers an environment of acceptance and inclusivity. The university has a diverse spectrum of students from different  genders, religions, social backgrounds or sexual orientations. Students from all backgrounds are welcomed to be a part of the university and are encouraged to participate in the numerous discussions and activities organised by the university. Having such a strong academic and social presence in the USA, Princeton University attracts a number of big companies for recruitment. All students at Princeton University have the opportunity to be a part of some of the largest organizations working all around the world.

COVID-19 Response

Providing the necessary safe and healthy environment that promotes a positive environment for learning, Princeton University has released an appropriate COVID-19 Response. The University aims to promote a safe environment through measures such as hybrid models of learning to strict social distancing regulations. Here are some of the measures that students, staff and faculty members would be required to adhere to.

  • Princeton University has decided that its undergraduate programmes for the Fall term will be offered in the fully online medium. The decision has been taken to keep the safety and precautions of candidates on priority. 
  • Undergraduate students who are enrolled for the upcoming semesters and need housing facilities can stay at the on-campus residences adhering to the safety precautions.
  • All communication related to international students immigration to the U.S and their return to the university campus is communicated via email.
  • All students, staff and faculty members are required to wear face coverings or face masks while on campus.
  • Students living on campus will be asked to participate in regular COVID testing processes until further notice. 

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Programs

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  • BSE Computer Science

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      INR 4,900

    • Duration

      4 Year

      Tuition Fee

      INR 36,77,600

  • B.A in Economics

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      INR 4,900

    • Duration

      4 Year

      Tuition Fee

      INR 36,77,600

  • BSE in Aerospace Engineering

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      INR 4,900

    • Duration

      4 Year

      Tuition Fee

      INR 36,77,600

  • B.A in Physics

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      INR 4,900

    • Duration

      4 Year

      Tuition Fee

      INR 36,77,600

Campus Location

Princeton University

Princeton, NJ 08544, USA

https://admission.princeton.edu/contact-us | 609-258-3060 | uaoffice@princeton.edu

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