University ranking. Talking about the universities of United States it is impossible not to mention Northwestern University which is among the top 20 universities in the country. Northwestern University Is quite remarkable as it is among the best world universities. According to the specialists, the university’s strengths are as follows: «Arts and Humanities», «Engineering and Technology», «Life Sciences and Medicine», «Natural Science», «Social Sciences and Management», «Mathematics», «Physics», «Chemistry», «Computer Science», «Economics & Business». The university is in the top 100 in education quality. In addition to the good academic standing the university is also respected by the employers all around the world.
Application process and the cost of tuition. For evaluation the university uses the applicant's academic performance and examination results. Northwestern University has one of the strictest admission policies in the world accepting only 1 out of 5 applicants. The university divides the academic year into quarters. Obtaining a bachelor’s at NU is anything but cheap with tuition fees of 47,251 USD per year. Doing your master’s studies at NU is not cheap - a year of studies will cost you 43,000 USD. Despite this the students can apply for scholarships provided by the university. For more accurate information regarding NU tuition fees please visit the official website of the university http://www.northwestern.edu.
The composition of the university. Northwestern University is medium in scale, teaching no more than 19 thousand students at a time. The admission committee accepts the applications from foreign citizens. One in 7 students is a foreigner. More than 3 thousand teachers are employed by the university. The university offers international student exchange programs, made possible by the vast network of partner educational institutions and companies. The university social media pages cover student life, recent events and more: Itunes, Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin.
Infrastructure of NU. The university has a dedicated library. The campus dormitories that can be offered to the students upon request. The university is a part of the 568 Group in addition to being a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), Committee on Institutional Cooperation (CIC), Sport affiliations and memberships: National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA).
|Bachelor (foreigners)||47,251 USD/year. Check the current data on the official website of the university|
|Master (foreigners)||43,000 USD/year. Check the current data on the official website of the university|
|Bachelor (citizens)||20,000 USD/year. Check the current data on the official website of the university|
|Master (citizens)||20,000 USD/year. Check the current data on the official website of the university|
|Living expenses||$859 -1,425 USD/month|
|Admission||Based on grades and examinations|
|Gender limitation||No limits|
Whatsoever things are true
• The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools
• 568 Group
• Association of American Universities (AAU)
• Committee on Institutional Cooperation (CIC)
• Sport affiliations and memberships: National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)
|Quality of teaching||72|
|Citations per Faculty||35|
|Ranking in world by sphere|
|Arts and Humanities||75|
|Engineering and Technology||61|
|Life Sciences and Medicine||67|
|Social Sciences and Management||38|
|Ranking in world by discipline|
|Economics & Business||10|
|UniPage World University Ranking||22|
|QS World University Rankings||32|
|ARWU Academic Ranking||27|
|Spanish||Universidad del Noroeste|
|Portuguese||Universidade do Noroeste|