General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Private
Abbreviation BU
Teachers 1,213
Students 8,775
Foreigners 19%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Colors Seal brown, cardinal red and white
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
In God We Hope
• Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges
• 568 Group
• Association of American Universities (AAU). Sport affiliations and memberships: National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)
• The Ivy League
World ranking48
Country ranking25
Academic Reputation98
Employer Reputation150
Quality of teaching124
International Faculty295
International Students198
Citations per Faculty32
Ranking in world by sphere
Arts and Humanities51
Engineering and Technology130
Life Sciences and Medicine98
Natural Science149
Social Sciences and Management106
Ranking in world by discipline
Computer Science76
Economics & Business51
Cost of living in Providence, USD/month
Accommodation 330 411
Food 278 507
Transportation 52 257
Communications and utilities 117 137
Clothing 20 70
Sports and leisure 21 106
Accommodation in Providence, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre333
Shared room in city centre415
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre822
1 bedroom apartment in city centre920
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking48
QS World University Rankings49
ARWU Academic Ranking75
Webometrics Ranking100
Alternative title
Russian Брауновский университет
Spanish Universidad de Brown
Chinese 布朗大学
Arabic جامعة براون
French Université Brown
German Brown University
Japanese ブラウン大学
Korean 브라운대학교
Portuguese Universidade de Brown

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Brown University or Universitas Brunensis (BU) - private nonprofit higher education institution in United States.

Brown University - Description

Brown University is a leading Ivy League institution with a distinctive undergraduate academic program, a world-class faculty, outstanding graduate and medical students, and a tradition of innovative and rigorous multidisciplinary study. A commitment to diversity and intellectual freedom has remained a hallmark of the University since its establishment. Brown students are distinguished by their academic excellence, self-direction, and collaborative style of learning. Brown faculty are deeply committed to teaching, preeminent in their fields, and leaders in advancing knowledge that has broad scholarly, theoretical, and practical applications.

Programs - Bachelor

Bachelor Africana Studies
Bachelor American Civilization
Bachelor Anthropology
Bachelor Applied Mathematics
Bachelor Archaeology and the Ancient World
Bachelor Biology & Medicine
Bachelor Biomedical Engineering
Bachelor Chemistry
Bachelor Classics
Bachelor Cognitive, Linguistic, and Psychological Sciences
Bachelor Commerce, Organizations, & Entrepreneurship, C.V. Starr Program in
Bachelor Comparative Literature
Bachelor Computational Biology
Bachelor Computer Science
Bachelor Development Studies
Bachelor Early Cultures
Bachelor East Asian Studies
Bachelor Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Bachelor Economics
Bachelor Education
Bachelor Egyptology & Ancient Western Asian Studies
Bachelor Engineering
Bachelor English
Bachelor Environmental Studies
Bachelor French Studies
Bachelor Gender and Sexuality Studies
Bachelor Geological Sciences
Bachelor German Studies
Bachelor Hispanic Studies
Bachelor History
Bachelor History of Art and Architecture
Bachelor International Relations Program
Bachelor Italian Studies
Bachelor Judaic Studies
Bachelor Latin American Studies
Bachelor Literary Arts
Bachelor Mathematics
Bachelor Medieval Studies
Bachelor Middle East Studies
Bachelor Modern Culture and Media
Bachelor Music
Bachelor Neuroscience
Bachelor Philosophy
Bachelor Physics
Bachelor Political Science
Bachelor Portuguese & Brazilian Studies
Bachelor Public Health
Bachelor Public Policy & American Institutions
Bachelor Race and Ethnicity in America the Study of
Bachelor Religious Studies
Bachelor Renaissance and Early Modern Studies
Bachelor Slavic Languages
Bachelor Sociology
Bachelor Statistical Sciences
Bachelor Theatre Arts and Performance Studies
Bachelor Urban Studies Program
Bachelor Visual Art

Programs - Master

Master Africana Studies
Master American Civilization
Master Anthropology
Master Applied Mathematics
Master Archaeology and the Ancient World
Master Biology & Medicine
Master Biomedical Engineering
Master Chemistry
Master Classics
Master Cognitive, Linguistic, and Psychological Sciences
Master Comparative Literature
Master Computational Biology
Master Computer Science
Master Development Studies
Master Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Master Economics
Master Education
Master Egyptology & Ancient Western Asian Studies
Master Engineering
Master English
Master Environmental Studies
Master French Studies
Master Geological Sciences
Master German Studies
Master Hispanic Studies
Master History
Master History of Art and Architecture
Master Italian Studies
Master Literary Arts
Master Mathematics
Master Modern Culture and Media
Master Music
Master Neuroscience
Master Philosophy
Master Physics
Master Political Science
Master Portuguese & Brazilian Studies
Master Public Health
Master Public Policy & American Institutions
Master Religious Studies
Master Slavic Languages
Master Sociology
Master Statistical Sciences
Master Theatre Arts and Performance Studies
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