Johns Hopkins University (JHU) - private nonprofit higher education institution in United States. JHU began its academic activity in1876. The main building of the university proudly stands in Baltimore inside an urban campus.

University ranking. Being among the well known universities of United States Johns Hopkins University has no shortage of applicants. Every year the university manages to get into the top 5% of the best world universities. It excels in the fields of: «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 among the top 100 in the quality of education. Thanks to the good standing among the employers of United States, the graduates of JHU find employment quite easily.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The admission board requires applicant’s academic performance certificate and examination results. Applicants to Johns Hopkins University face serious competition as only 1 out of 9 students will be accepted, thus the application process should be handled with extra care. The academic year is divided into semesters. The tuition fees are quite steep. A year of bachelor studies at JHU will cost you at least 50,410 USD. JHU is considered to be a pricey option when it comes to obtaining a master’s degree - 50,410 USD per year of study. Given the high tuition costs the students can participate in university scholarship competitions in order to cut down the costs. JHU is changing with the times and now offers online programs in addition to traditional full-time ones. More information could be found on the official website of the university

The composition of the university. Johns Hopkins University is among the largest universities that educates more then 28 thousand students. Foreign applicants are not excluded from the admission process. It is worth mentioning that every 6 student of the university came from abroad. More than 4 thousand teachers are employed by the university. A large number of teachers are foreign specialists. The university has international partners which allows its students to participate in exchange programs. The university has social media profiles Itunes, Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin, where you can learn more about it.

Infrastructure of JHU. There is a library on the campus. The students can live on campus if the apply for a dormitory room.
Ranking   16   11
Country United States
City Baltimore
Bachelor (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
58,704 USD/year.
Master (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
from  16,656 USD/year.
to  76,480 USD/year.
Doctorate (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
from  24,983 USD/year.
to  62,483 USD/year.
Bachelor (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
58,704 USD/year.
Master (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
from  16,656 USD/year.
to  76,480 USD/year.
Doctorate (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
from  24,983 USD/year.
to  62,483 USD/year.
Living expenses $968 -1,530 USD/month
Acceptance Rate 11.06%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Private
Established 1876
Abbreviation JHU
Teachers 4,855
Students 28,311
Foreigners 18%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
The Truth Will Set You Free
• Middle States Commission on Higher Education
• Associated Universities, Inc. (AUI)
• Association of American Universities (AAU)
• Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy (AURA)
• Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU). Sport affiliations and memberships: National Collegiate Athletic Assoc
World ranking 16
Country ranking 11
Academic Reputation 41
Employer Reputation 136
Quality of teaching 13
International Faculty 75
International Students 178
Citations per Faculty 81
Ranking in world by sphere
Arts and Humanities 80
Engineering and Technology 132
Life Sciences and Medicine 5
Natural Science 98
Social Sciences and Management 118
Ranking in world by discipline
Mathematics 76
Physics 14
Chemistry 51
Computer Science 76
Economics & Business 51
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 16
QS World University Rankings 16
ARWU Academic Ranking 16
Cost of living in Baltimore
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 493 622
Food 267 483
Transportation 54 137
Communications and utilities 104 114
Clothing 18 66
Sports and leisure 30 110
Total 968 1,530
Accommodation in Baltimore USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 498
Shared room in city centre 628
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 798
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 1,064
Alternative title
English Johns Hopkins University
Russian Университет Джонса Хопкинса
Arabic جامعة جونز هوبكينز
German Johns-Hopkins-Universität
Spanish Universidad Johns Hopkins
French Université Johns Hopkins
Japanese ジョンズ·ホプキンス大学
Korean 존스홉킨스대학교
Portuguese Universidade Johns Hopkins
Chinese 约翰霍普金斯大学
cy Prifysgol Johns Hopkins
ms Universiti Johns Hopkins
ta ஜான்ஸ் ஹாப்கின்ஸ் பல்கலைக்கழகம்
it Università Johns Hopkins
Ukrainian Університет Джонса Гопкінса
hi जॉन्स हॉपकिंस विश्वविद्यालय
ca Universitat Johns Hopkins
nl Johns Hopkins-universiteit
th มหาวิทยาลัยจอนส์ฮอปกินส์
kk Джонс Хопкинс университеті
sl Univerza Johnsa Hopkinsa
mn Жонс Хопкинс Их Сургууль
tr Johns Hopkins Üniversitesi
eu Johns Hopkins Unibertsitatea
gl Universidade Johns Hopkins
fi Johns Hopkinsin yliopisto
hr Sveučilište Johns Hopkins
hu Johns Hopkins Egyetem
pl Johns Hopkins University
id Universitas Johns Hopkins
sv Johns Hopkins University
fa دانشگاه جانز هاپکینز
ro Universitatea Johns Hopkins
ga Ollscoil Johns Hopkins
vi Đại học Johns Hopkins
bg Университет „Джонс Хопкинс“
ml ജോൺസ് ഹോപ്കിൻസ് സർവകലാശാല
pa ਜੌਨਜ਼ ਹੌਪਕਿਨਜ਼ ਯੂਨੀਵਰਸਿਟੀ
he אוניברסיטת ג'ונס הופקינס
bn জনস হপকিন্স বিশ্ববিদ্যালয়
ur جامعہ جونز ہاپکنز
el Πανεπιστήμιο Τζονς Χόπκινς
da Johns Hopkins University
sr Универзитет Џонс Хопкинс
bs Univerzitet "Johns Hopkins"
sk Johns Hopkins University
cs Univerzita Johnse Hopkinse
mr जॉन्स हॉपकिन्स विद्यापीठ
hy Ջոնս Հոփքինսի համալսարան
az Cons Hopkins Universiteti
be Універсітэт Джонса Хопкінса
et Johns Hopkinsi Ülikool
ka ჯონს ჰოპკინსის უნივერსიტეტი
is Johns Hopkins-háskóli
lv Džonsa Hopkinsa universitāte
mk Универзитет „Џонс Хопкинс“
nb Johns Hopkins University
gd Oilthigh Johns Hopkins
ne जोन्स हप्किन्स विश्वविद्यालय
ky Жонс Хопкинс Университети
tl Pamantasang Johns Hopkins
tg Донишгоҳи Ҷонс Ҳопкинс
yo Johns Hopkins University
alt Johns Hopkins
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Johns Hopkins University - Official Description

The Johns Hopkins University, founded in Baltimore in 1876, was the first university in the Western Hemisphere founded on the model of the European research institution, where research and the advancement of knowledge were integrally linked to teaching. Its establishment began a revolution in U.S. higher education. The university is named for its initial benefactor, Baltimore merchant Johns Hopkins, whose 7 USD million bequest -- the largest U.S. philanthropic gift to that time -- was divided evenly to finance the establishment of both the university and The Johns Hopkins Hospital.

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