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New York University

Country

New York, USA

Overall Ranking

26 in Times Higher Education

Fees

Varies

Overview

  • Founded in 1831, New York University is featured among the best learning institutions in the United States. The private university houses 19 schools & colleges and is structured into ten undergraduate and 15 graduate schools, among which some of the popular schools are Stern School of Business (acceptance rate of 8%) and Tisch School of Business (acceptance rate of 7.6%).
  • Offering over 400 courses in Accounting, Business, IT, and the Public Corporation sector, NYU also provides courses in Dance, Film Production, and Tourism Management. 
  • With an acceptance rate of only 16.2%, there's an admission fee of USD 80, where eligible students should have cleared exams like IELTS, TOEFL, SAT, GMAT, and SRE. You can apply through 3 intake sessions at NYU- Spring, Summer, and Fall. 
  • The tuition fee of a Bachelor's course can be up to $70,000, whereas Masters's courses will charge more than $100,000. On the other hand, the fees for B.tech courses are around $50,000. The university also provides special financial aid of $7,500-$15,000 to the students. 
  • The university is also known for high placement records, with 84.4% jobs for domestic and 90.7% jobs for international students. The students must attain at least 12-18 credits for promotion. 
About the University

Year of establishment

1831

University Website Link

https://www.nyu.edu/

Also Known as

University of the City of New-York (1831–1896)

Total Students

51840

Total International Students

14308

Size of Campus

230 acres

New York University Ranking

Ranking Provider
Rank

Times Higher Education

26

QS Rankings

42

US News

28

Webomatrics - World

23

Webomatrics - National

19

Popular Courses Offered

Undergraduate

BS in Physics and Mathematics

Duration

48 months

Tutiton Fees

5,444,277

Undergraduate

Bachelors of Science in Computer Engineering

Duration

48 months

Tutiton Fees

5,444,277

Undergraduate

BS in Electrical Engineering

Duration

48 months

Tutiton Fees

5,444,277

Eligibility

 

NYU Precollege accepts applications from sophomores and juniors in high school. As evidenced by their academic transcript and application, applicants must be in excellent academic and disciplinary standing.

When applying to NYU Precollege, high school students must demonstrate that they are prepared for and committed to undertaking college-level work throughout the programme.

 

English language proficiency test requirements:

 

Exam

Minimum Score Required

IELTS

7.5

TOEFL (i-BT)

100

Pearson Test of English (PTE)

70

Duolingo English Test (DET)

125

iTEP

4.5

Cambridge English Scale

191

Admission Process

 

International students must apply through the online portal, pay an application fee of $80 USD and upload the following supporting documents:

 

  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Personal statement/Essay
  • Transcripts and Degrees
  • English Language proficiency exam results
  • CV or Resume
  • Entrance exams like GRE, GMAT, and LSAT (depends on courses)

Accommodation

 

On-Campus Accommodation 

 

During the academic year and summer session, Residential Life and Housing Services is responsible for the overall administration and operation of NYU's 22 residential halls and two graduate living communities, which house roughly 12,000 undergraduate and graduate students. To develop and maintain comfortable, safe, and secure living environments for New York University residents, our office collaborates with various departments and student groups.

Living in the residence halls is crucial to a student's academic career. The residential experience is defined by living and learning. 

Some halls are namely:

  • Brooklyn halls
    • Clark Street 
    • Othmer hall
  • Manhattan halls
    • Brittany hall
    • Founder's hall
    • Goddard hall
    • Lipton hall
    • Seventh street

 

For more information, visit: https://www.nyu.edu/students/student-information-and-resources/housing-and-dining/on-campus-living.html 

 

 

Off-Campus Accommodation

 

Finding an apartment in New York City might be difficult. The apartment hunting process can be perplexing for even long-time New Yorkers, whether they are relocating from abroad, a current NYU housing resident, or exploring a change of living circumstances. Although the university does not provide off-campus housing or legal advice, the Center for Student Life has put together a list of resources to help you search. 

They've broken down the search process into ten steps and want you to go over each, so you're ready for your search.

 

  1. Finding roommates
  2. Cost/Budgeting
  3. Location/Safety
  4. Transportation
  5. Apartment Needs and Wants
  6. Searching Online and In-Person
  7. Brokers
  8. Lease Guarantors
  9. Rental process
  10. Moving, Storage, Furniture

 

For more information, visit: https://www.nyu.edu/students/student-information-and-resources/housing-and-dining/off-campus-living.html

Placements

 

Stern's PhD programme has one of the most successful academic job placement histories of any business doctoral programme in the country. NYU Stern's doctoral programme is consistently recognised among the finest in the world in terms of quality and number of PhD placements, with over 1,000 alumni working in leading research institutions in 30 countries.

Distinguished graduates holding a Stern PhD include Alan Greenspan, the former chairman of the Federal Reserve Board of the United States, and academic members at premier colleges around the United States and the world. Carnegie Mellon, Columbia, Dartmouth, Harvard, MIT Sloan, Stanford, University of Chicago, Wharton, Yale, and London Business School have all hired recent grads. Other grads are creating a name for themselves in research at places like the Federal Reserve.

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Advantages

QS World University Rankings (2022) ranks it 42nd globally.

Times Higher Education ranks 26th worldwide in 2021.

Holds #1st rank in QS World University Rankings (2021) for offering the best-in-class subjects in the world.

It ranked 11th in terms of the graduate employability rate (QS World University Rankings, 2020).

It is classified among R1: Doctoral Universities with a high research strength.

Awards scholarship to eligible students.

The University offers on-campus accommodation to 11,000+ students.

The campus is based in the heart of New York City, with a flexible transportation facility.

Get all your Questions Answered

Where is New York University located?

New York University is located in New York, USA

How much does it cost to study in New York University?

The average first year cost to study in New York University is INR 5623818

What is the acceptance rate for New York University?

New York University has an acceptance rate of 12.5%

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