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Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

United States of America

Ranking
577th US-News World Ranking

Established in 1824, the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) is the oldest technological research university in USA and is situated in Troy, New York with two additional campuses in Hartford and Groton, Connecticut.

The university offers more than 145 programs at Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctoral levels. The university comprises of 5 schools: Lally School of Management, School of Architecture, School of Engineering, School of Science and School of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences. It has 34 research centres and has witnessed more than 200% growth in its research expenditure in past 18 years.

The institute operates an on?campus business incubator and the 1250 acre Rensselaer Technology park. Today, Rensselaer is organized into six main schools which contain 37 departments, with emphasis on science and technology. It is well recognized for its degree programs in engineering, computing, business and management, information technology, the sciences, design, and liberal arts.

The university has a total student population of more than 6,900 of which over 5,800 are enrolled in under graduate programs. It has a student to faculty ratio of 15:1 and the acceptance rate of 42%. Innovation is embedded in the culture of RPI through the presence of the 1,250-acre Rensselaer Technology Park and a business incubator with 73 tenants. 

Notable Alumni: Curtis R. Priem (American computer scientist), Dennis Anthony Tito (American engineer and multimillionaire)

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Programs

Program
Duration
Format
Tuition Fees
Deadlines
Standard Test

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Application Requirements

3.5
GPA
35
IB
80
Percentage
44%
Acceptance Rate

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Cost of studies

Fees

Bachelors: $54,000

Masters: $54,000

Fees may vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific fees.

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Deadlines

Bachelors: January 27

Masters: January 23

Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific deadlines.

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Rankings

Global

577
US News
470
QS
401 -500
Shanghai
501 -600
Times Higher Education
439
GTU Rank

Regional

United States of America
50
US News
72
QS
95 -116
Shanghai
99
Times Higher Education
121
Forbes
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