University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth, USA

Dartmouth, USA

  • 1895

    Established
  • 521

    International Students
  • 10

    No. of Programs
  • 134

    US News
  • Yes

    Scholarship
  • Yes

    Hostel Accomodation

Overview

History, Affiliations & Rankings

The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth is one of the five UMass campuses located in North Dartmouth, Massachusetts. Founded in 1895 this Public University of USA is serving as a leading education centre in the region of South Coast, USA. The academic staff of 520 people guide around 8,000 students to make a career in the field of STEM, Arts, Humanities and Medical. UMassD has been accredited by the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education (CIHE) and the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC) since 1963. The university has also claimed the 120th position in the Washington Monthly national universities ranking. 

Infrastructure, Campus & Courses

Famously known as UMassD or UMass Dartmouth, the university offers 50+ Undergraduate courses and 35+ Postgraduate courses to residential and international students. Charlton College of Business, College of Engineering, College of Nursing, College of Arts & Science and College of Visual and Performing Arts are the five main education centres for academic studies at UMassD. Advanced methods of pedagogy and upgraded technology enhance the quality of Education. The 710-acre campus is one of the best university campuses in the USA that provides hostel, library, health and sports facilities to the students. 

Accomplishments & Alumni

UMassD is a community of more than 50,000 alumni with 72% of them from Massachusetts. PayScale ranked UMassD alumni with a bachelor's degree among the top 27% colleges and universities for average salary Widely popular for making an impact on the society, UMass Dartmouth students donate over 260,000 hours of service every year, translating into $5.4 million. Graduates of the university have distinguished themselves in an array of fields ranging from politics to computer science and IT. Some of the popular names affiliated with UMassD include Scott D. Tingle, Sheri McCoy, Scott Ferson, Kevin Aguiar and Gregory Yob.

Student Diversity & Visiting Companies

According to the UMassD analysis, study abroad students from more than 50 countries are currently pursuing higher education at the university campus. Regular campus activities help students bond with one another, cultural events and community clubs encourage students to connect well. UMassD provides multiple scholarships to international students pursuing UG courses on the basis of their academic records. With an approx acceptance rate of 76%, UMass Dartmouth is one the top study abroad Universities. The university offers two types of student employment programmes- federal work-study and non-work study along with assisting them in their job and internship search.

Covid-19 Response

As the Covid cases continue to rise in the United States, UMass Dartmouth is monitoring the situation in the community and instituting and updating policies to ensure the health and safety of students, staff and faculty. All amends made by the university in response to the global pandemic do not compromise on its academic standards:

  • A good number of in-person will be conducted to make sure that students make timely progress towards the completion of their programme.

  • Students who have at least one in-person class or they live on campus will be testes for Covid-19 every week.

  • No changes have been made to its academic calendar. For the 2021-22 academic year, the first day of classes will be conducted on January 15, 2021, and law classes will begin on January 4, 2021. Spring break is to begin on March 5, 2021.

  • For prospective students and families, campus visits are allowed only if they have registered in advance.

  • Before arriving in Massachusetts, students need to complete the Massachusetts Travel. 

  • International students, when allowed to enter Massachusetts, should quarantine for 14 days or provide a negative COVID-19 test result, obtained 72 hours prior to arrival.

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Programs

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  • MS Data Science

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      INR 4,500

    • Duration

      N/A

      Tuition Fee

      INR 17,23,500

  • MS in Computer Science

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      INR 4,500

    • Duration

      N/A

      Tuition Fee

      INR 17,23,500

  • MBA

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      INR 4,500

    • Duration

      2 Year

      Tuition Fee

      INR 17,23,500

  • MS in Technology Management

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      INR 4,500

    • Duration

      N/A

      Tuition Fee

      INR 17,23,500

University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth, USA Scholarship

UMass Dartmouth Scholarships for International Students

University Of Massachusetts, Dartmouth offers a number of scholarships to students from outside of the US. Given below are the same along with their eligibility criteria:

Chancellor’s Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to students for a total of four years only if the student maintains a full-time status (12 credits in every semester) along with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0. In case the applicant is unable to maintain full-time status (less than 12 credits in every semester) and/or drops below the minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0, the scholarship would be cancelled.

Eligibility Criteria: 

  • Must be a first-year applicant
  • Should have a combined SAT Math & Evidence-Based Reading and Writing score of at least 1200 or a minimum ACT score of 25
  • Should have a minimum GPA of 3.3

Dean’s Scholarship

The Dean’s scholarship at UMass Dartmouth is awarded to students for a total of four years only if the student maintains a full-time status (12 credits in every semester) along with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0. In case the applicant is unable to maintain full-time status (less than 12 credits in every semester) and/or drops below the minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0, the scholarship would be cancelled.

Eligibility Criteria: 

  • Must be a first-year applicant
  • Should have a combined SAT Math & Evidence-Based Reading and Writing score of at least 1100 or a minimum ACT score of 22
  • Should have a minimum GPA of 3.0

UMassD Admissions Award

The UMassD Admissions Award is granted to students for a total of four years only if the student maintains a full-time status (12 credits in every semester) along with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0. In case the applicant is unable to maintain full-time status (less than 12 credits in every semester) and/or drops below the minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0, the scholarship would be cancelled.

Eligibility Criteria: 

  • Must be a first-year applicant
  • Should have a combined SAT Math & Evidence-Based Reading and Writing score of at least 900 or a minimum ACT score of 20
  • Should have a minimum GPA of 2.7

UMassD Success Scholarship

The UMassD Success Scholarship is granted to students that manage to maintain full-time status (12-day credits every semester) for a total of four years. 

UMassD IYF Award

This award is open to selected students for a total of four years only if the student maintains a full-time status (12-day credits in every semester).

Note: Students enrolled in online and continuing education courses will not be eligible for these scholarships.

Campus Location

University of Massachusetts

285 Old Westport Road Dartmouth, MA 02747-2300, USA

http://www.umassd.edu/graduate/prospectivestudents/internationalstudents/ | 508.910.6633 | graduate@umassd.edu

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