Florida International University (FIU) - public higher education institution in United States. FIU became active in 1972. Thanks to its quite favourable location inside Miami, students can enjoy an active city life with a rural serenity.

University ranking. The university is in the top 5% of the most prestigious educational institutions on the planet.

Application process and the cost of tuition. Кроме результатов экзаменов для поступления в учебное заведение необходимо предоставить информацию о предыдущей успеваемости. The process of admission is not complicated by student competition as there are only 2 applicants per seat. Florida International University chose to divide its academic year into semesters. The cost of tuition for the bachelor’s programs is around 15,000 USD per year. Those who wish to get their master’s degree here should be ready to spend at least 15,000 USD per year. The university has a variety of scholarship programs that students can take part in. FIU is one of the universities that offers online education. More information regarding tuition, admission and programs is available on the official website http://www.fiu.edu.

The composition of the university. Florida International University is classified as a large university with more than 34,000 concurrent students. The university accepts applications from foreign students. 10% of all students are foreigners. More than 2200 teachers are employed by the university. The university is an active participant of international programs aimed at academic exchange of students between the educational institutions. University’s social media profiles can give you more information about the students and current events: Flickr, Itunes, Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of FIU. There is a library on the campus. Also the university provides accommodations in the form of dormitories.
Ranking   852   167
Country United States
City Miami
Bachelor (foreigners) 15,000 USD/year. Check the current price on the official website of the university
Master (foreigners) 15,000 USD/year. Check the current price on the official website of the university
Bachelor (citizens) 5,000 USD/year. Check the current price on the official website of the university
Master (citizens) 7,500 USD/year. Check the current price on the official website of the university
Living expenses $1,099 -1,874 USD/month
Acceptance Rate 40%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1972
Abbreviation FIU
Teachers 2,221
Students 34,729
Foreigners 10%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Suburban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Spes Scientia Facultas
• Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges
• State University System of Florida
• Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU)
• Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU). Sport affiliations and memberships: National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)
World ranking 852
Country ranking 167
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 852
ARWU Academic Ranking 401
Cost of living in Miami
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 578 861
Food 286 529
Transportation 90 211
Communications and utilities 101 111
Clothing 20 72
Sports and leisure 26 89
Total 1,099 1,874
Accommodation in Miami USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 583
Shared room in city centre 869
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 1,005
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 1,382
Alternative title
Russian Международный университет Флориды
Arabic جامعة فلوريدا الدولية
German Florida International University
Spanish Universidad Internacional de Florida
French Université internationale de Florida
Japanese フロリダ国際大学
Korean 플로리다국제대학교
Portuguese Universidade Internacional da Flórida
Chinese 佛罗里达国际大学
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Description of Florida International University

As Miami's first and only public research university, offering bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees , FIU is worlds ahead in its service to the academic and local community.
Designated as a top-tier research institution, FIU emphasizes research as a major component in the university's mission. The Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine and the School of Computing and Information Sciences ' Discovery Lab, are just two of many colleges, schools, and centers that actively enhance the university’s ability to set new standards through research initiatives.
For almost 50 years, FIU has positioned itself as one of South Florida's anchor institutions by tackling some of the greatest challenges. The university is dedicated to enriching the lives of the local and global community. Through an annual TEDxFIU event, FIU share’s student, faculty and alumni ideas with the world. With a student body of more than 50,000, we are among the top 10 largest universities in the nation. We have collectively graduated more than 200,000 alumni, 115,000 of whom live and work in South Florida.
The university has two main campuses, the 344-acre Modesto A. Maidique Campus (MMC) in western Miami-Dade County, and the water front 200-acre Biscayne Bay Campus in northeast Miami-Dade County. The Graham Center at the MMC, known as the living room of campus, has over 303,000 square feet of space for social, cultural, recreational and educational programs. This space, along with the Wolfe University Center at the Biscayne Bay Campus, showcases our diverse student life. Our 18 intercollegiate athletic teams compete in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I, the most competitive college sports division in the nation.

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