Villanova University


Radnor, USA

Overall Ranking

49 in US News




  • Named after Saint Thomas of Villanova, the Villanova University is a private Catholic research university located in Pennsylvania. It was founded in 1842 and is the one of the oldest Catholic universities in the United States. The mission of the university is to build leaders who are morally grounded and intellectually inspired to change the world. 
  • The university consists of six colleges, four of which conduct undergraduate and graduate programs. Together, they offer 50 Bachelors programs as well as over 40 Masters programs. The university also offers doctorates and is classified as a high research university. 
  • The best courses in Villanova University include Bachelors in Management, Bachelors in International Business, Masters in Computer Engineering and Masters in Mechanical Engineering. The university campus covers an area of 254 acres and is divided into four parts. 
  • The Main Campus is home to many historic buildings, including the famous St. Thomas of Villanova Church. The West Campus is home to a number of performing arts groups and residences, while the South Campus and The Commons offer accommodation to students as well.
  •  The average cost of studying at Villanova University comes to USD 74,000. The fees structure is different depending on the type and duration of the program chosen. The student community is vibrant and has a number of sororities, fraternities and student clubs. 
  • The Villanova Wildcats represent the university at a number of collegiate tournaments including football and basketball. The largest Special Olympics run by students is conducted on the campus ground. The university also promotes Augustinian values through its Campus Ministry. Notable alumni from the institute include Jill Biden, the First Lady of the United States, track and field Olympian Sonia O'Sullivan and Ed Rendell, the former Governor of Pennsylvania.
About the University

Year of establishment


Total Students


Total International Students


Size of Campus

260 acres

Villanova University Ranking

Ranking Provider

US News


Popular Courses Offered


Bachelor of Science in Biology


48 months

Tutiton Fees



Bachelors in Finance


48 months

Tutiton Fees



Bachelors of Science in Electrical Engineering


48 months

Tutiton Fees



Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)

All applicants for whom English is not their first language must take the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). A minimum of 90 on the IBT is required. The results are good for two years. The Educational Testing Service administers the TOEFL. Visit for information about test dates, tests, centres, and fees.

Check here:, 


Admission Process



Living On Campus

There are 32 buildings in the Villanova University housing system, with 18 classic residence halls and 14 apartment-style halls. Buildings range in size from 30 to 540 residents and are placed around campus in the three main areas: Main, South, and West.

Check here for details: 


97.8% is the successful placement rate of Villanova graduates

  • Employed. 70.6%
  • Continuing Education. 23.2%
  • Other Endeavors. 4%
  • Seeking Opportunities. 2.2%

Leap Scholar Verdict


Villanova University offers 61 undergraduates, 58 postgraduate and 14 doctorate, law and online programs.

Students from 41 countries across the globe come to study at Villanova University.

The graduate employment rate is 96.7%.

The university offers merit-based and need-based financial aid.

Get all your Questions Answered

Where is Villanova University located?

Villanova University is located in Radnor, USA

How much does it cost to study in Villanova University?

The average first year cost to study in Villanova University is INR 4687365

What is the acceptance rate for Villanova University?

Villanova University has an acceptance rate of 12.5%

Talk to an expert

Get Started Today!

Follow us on:

HQ- Bangalore  (India)

Prestige Atlanta, 80 Feet Rd, Kormangala 1A Block, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560034

Singapore  (International)

11 Collyer Quay #17-00 The Arcade, 049317, Singapore