Ranking  63   28
Country United States
City West Lafayette
Bachelor (foreigners)28,794 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)9,000 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)10,000 USD/year.
Master (citizens)10,000 USD/year.
Cost of living $859-1,425 USD/Month.
Acceptance Rate 60.4%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1869
Abbreviation PU
Teachers 2,990
Students 36,984
Foreigners 23%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Suburban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Accreditation
• The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools
Affiliations
• Purdue University System
• Association of American Universities (AAU)
• Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU)
• Committee on Institutional Cooperation (CIC)
• Midwest Universities Consortium for International Activities (MUCIA). Sport affil
Rankings
World ranking63
Country ranking28
Academic Reputation102
Employer Reputation125
International Faculty97
International Students148
Citations per Faculty140
Ranking in world by sphere
Arts and Humanities245
Engineering and Technology55
Life Sciences and Medicine136
Natural Science77
Social Sciences and Management172
Ranking in world by discipline
Mathematics51
Physics76
Chemistry20
Computer Science21
Economics & Business51
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking63
QS World University Rankings90
ARWU Academic Ranking61
Alternative title
Arabic جامعة بوردو - لافايت الغربية
German Universität Purdue
Spanish Universidad de Purdue - Lafayette del Oeste
French Université Purdue à West Lafayette
Japanese パデュー大学 ウエストラファイエット
Korean 퍼듀대학교 웨스트라파에트캠퍼스
Portuguese Universidade de Purdue – West Lafayette
Russian Университет Пердью
Chinese 普渡大学-西拉法叶
old Purdue University - West Lafayette
Purdue University (PU) - public higher education institution in United States. The history of PU can be traced back to1869 . Thanks to its quite favourable location inside West Lafayette, students can enjoy an active city life with a rural serenity.

University ranking. Purdue University always ends up in the top 30 best universities of United States. Purdue University is quite famous as it ranks high in the top 5% of the best universities of the world. It ranks the highest in the following disciplines «Arts and Humanities», «Engineering and Technology», «Life Sciences and Medicine», «Natural Science», «Social Sciences and Management», «Mathematics», «Physics», «Chemistry», «Computer Science», «Economics & Business». PU is among the best in terms of education quality, proudly standing in the top 200 in the international rankings according to this criterion. Given the high reputation of PU, employers gladly hire the graduates of the university

Application process and the cost of tuition. Кроме результатов экзаменов для поступления в учебное заведение необходимо предоставить информацию о предыдущей успеваемости. More than a half (60%) of the applicants manage to secure their spot at PU, however, the percentage may change depending on the faculty and the popularity of the course. The university shares the popular system in United States that divides the academic year into semesters. Obtaining a bachelor’s at PU is anything but cheap with tuition fees of 28,794 USD per year. Those who wish to get their master’s degree here should be ready to spend at least 9,000 USD per year. Despite this the students can apply for scholarships provided by the university. The prospective students would be happy to know that the university also offers online programs. The official website of the university (http://www.purdue.edu) can offer more accurate pricing information depending on the chocen program.

The composition of the university. Purdue University is classified as a large university with more than 36,000 concurrent students. The admission committee accepts the applications from foreign citizens. Among the students every 4 is a foreigner. The academic staff includes more than 3000 teachers and professors. A large number of teachers are foreign specialists. Both students and the academic staff can participate in the university’s international exchange programs. You can find the university on Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin, which might tell you more about the day to day life of PU.

Infrastructure of PU. The university has its own library. For those who require accommodations dormitories on and off campus are offered. Purdue University is a part of the following groups Purdue University System, Association of American Universities (AAU), Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU), Committee on Institutional Cooperation (CIC), Midwest Universities Consortium for International Activities (MUCIA), Sport affil.

Purdue University - Official Description

Educational access is the founding premise for Purdue University. Established in 1869 under the Morrill Act of 1862, the University is a land-grant, state-assisted institution with its main campus in West Lafayette, Indiana. Named for its benefactor John Purdue, the University has gained a global reputation for quality, affordable education and as one of the nation's leading research institutions. Consistently ranked among the elite nationally and world-wide in programs such as science, agriculture, engineering, and business, Purdue's educational repertoire now includes more than 500 undergraduate majors and specializations and 70 graduate programs while serving nearly 72,000 students system-wide. Purdue's main campus is comprised of 10 schools and colleges -- Agriculture, Education, Engineering, Health and Human Sciences, Liberal Arts, Management, Pharmacy, Science, Technology, and Veterinary Medicine, as well as a Graduate School that oversees all graduate programs. A dynamic and affordable Purdue education is preparing tomorrow's leaders for a changing world.

Description of Purdue University

Educational access is the founding premise for Purdue University. Established in 1869 under the Morrill Act of 1862, the University is a land-grant, state-assisted institution with its main campus in West Lafayette, Indiana. Named for its benefactor John Purdue, the University has gained a global reputation for quality, affordable education and as one of the nation's leading research institutions. Consistently ranked among the elite nationally and world-wide in programs such as science, agriculture, engineering, and business, Purdue's educational repertoire now includes more than 200 undergraduate majors and specializations and 80 graduate programs while serving nearly 74,000 students system-wide. Purdue’s main campus is comprised of 13 schools and colleges -- Agriculture, Education, Engineering, Exploratory Studies, Health and Human Sciences, Liberal Arts, Management, Pharmacy, Science, Technology, and Veterinary Medicine, Honors College as well as a Graduate School that oversees all graduate programs. A dynamic and affordable Purdue education is preparing tomorrow’s leaders for a changing world
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