University ranking. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute has a well deserved position among the top 80 universities of United States. The university is among the best 5% worldwide, ranking 311 in international ratings. It is famous for: «Engineering and Technology», «Natural Science», «Physics», «Computer Science».
Application process and the cost of tuition. In order to enroll to the university the applicant must provide the results of the examinations and the certificate of the academic performance. The competition is quite mild with a ratio of 1 to 2. The academic year is divided into semesters like in many other educational institutions of United States. The tuition fees are quite steep. A year of bachelor studies at RPI will cost you at least 45,000 USD. RPI is considered to be a pricey option when it comes to obtaining a master’s degree - 45,000 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. There is also an option to enroll in online programs, kindly provided by the university. For more information you can visit the official website of the university http://www.rpi.edu.
The composition of the university. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is average in size with a capacity of 7 thousand students. Foreign citizens can also apply to the university. The Approximate number of specialists teaching at RPI is 451. A variety of international student exchange programs are available at RPI. The university is also present on social media platforms: Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin.
Infrastructure of RPI. The library is available to all of the students. The university also provides dormitories for those who need them. The university is a part of the Association of Independent Technological Universities (AITU), Sport affiliations and memberships: National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA).
|Bachelor (foreigners)||45,000 USD/year.|
|Master (foreigners)||45,000 USD/year.|
|Bachelor (citizens)||20,000 USD/year.|
|Master (citizens)||20,000 USD/year.|
|Living expenses||$859 -1,425 USD/month|
|Admission||Based on grades and examinations|
|Gender limitation||No limits|
Knowledge and Thoroughness
• Middle States Commission on Higher Education
• Association of Independent Technological Universities (AITU). Sport affiliations and memberships: National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)
|Citations per Faculty||24|
|Ranking in world by sphere|
|Engineering and Technology||190|
|Ranking in world by discipline|
|UniPage World University Ranking||311|
|QS World University Rankings||348|
|ARWU Academic Ranking||301|
|Arabic||معهد البوليتكنيك رينسيلار|
|German||Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute|
|Spanish||Instituto Politécnico Rensselaer|
|French||Institut polytechnique de Rensselaer|
|Portuguese||Instituto Politécnico de Rensselaer|
|Russian||Политехнический институт Ренселера|