Rutgers The State University of New Jersey New Brunswick

natural sciences and mathematics

283thQS World Ranking

Founded over 250 years ago, Rutgers University, New Brunswick is the flagship campus for Rutgers (state university of New Jersey) and is the largest university in New Jersey. It is the region’s most high-profile public research institution.

The university  comprises of 17 schools and colleges: School of Planning and Public Policy, School of Pharmacy, School of Applied and Professional Psychology, School of Education, School of Arts, Johnson Medical School, Business School, School of Arts and Sciences, School of Communication and Information, School of Engineering, School of Environmental and Biological Sciences, School of Graduate Studies, School of Health Professions, School of Management and Labor Relations, School of Nursing, School of Public Health and School of Social Work. Students can choose from more than 100 under graduate majors and 220 graduate programs.

The campus is spread over 4,100 acres and has a student population of more than 49,000 of which more than 35,000 are enrolled in undergraduate programs. The university has a student to faculty ratio of 15:1 and acceptance rate of 58%. The university faculty include Pulitzer Prize winners, National Medal of Science, Abel Prize winner, Guggenheim Fellows, MacArthur “Genius Award” Fellows and National Medal of Technology recipient.

Rutgers has study abroad programs that visit prestigious Chinese universities such as Renmin University, Tsinghua, and Peking. Rutgers offers study abroad programs through Rutgers International service learning, exchange programs, and 2+2 and 2+3 programs. Rutgers and the Beijing University of Chemical Technology signed a 2+2 program, where Rutgers students can study for two years at Rutgers and two years at BUCT, or BUCT students can study for two years at BUCT and two years at Rutgers. Rutgers has study abroad programs to over 100 different countries. These range from short term summer programs to long term semester programs. Students from all majors and fields study abroad.

Notable Alumni: Joan Acocella (journalist, author, dance critic for The New Yorker), Rich Edson (Washington correspondent, Fox News Channel)

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English

Do you ever wonder how galaxies formed billions of years ago, and how they continue to evolve Rutgers astronomers pursue answers to these questions and others through active observational and theoretical programs. You will search for the nature of dark matter, attempt to determine the expansion rate and density of the universe, and explore the origin, evolution, and nature of large galaxy clusters, and other topics. Faculty and students work at major facilities around the world including:

Official high-school transcript and/or GED results, Extra-curricular activities, Personal essay, Self-Reported Academic Record, IBT-TOEFL score is 79. IELTS: 6 or greater.

Aerospace Engineer, Analyst, Astronomer, Astrophysicist, Climatologist, Chemical Engineer, Computer Systems Analyst, Data Analyst

1st Dec

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Biomedical Scientist, Forensic Scientist, and Physician Associate are just a few of the career paths students can take with a Biochemistry major. The Biochemistry program at Rutgers University Camden is offered through the Chemistry Department and has an objective to give students a solid background in both Chemistry and Biology, so that they have a firm understanding in all aspects of Biochemistry. Students will be prepared to pursue graduate studies of Biochemistry, Bio-Analytical, Bio-Organic, and Molecular Biology, as well as employment in industry (e.g. pharmaceutical companies).

Official high-school transcript and/or GED results, Extra-curricular activities, Personal essay, Self-Reported Academic Record, IBT-TOEFL score is 79. IELTS: 6 or greater.

Analytical chemist, Biomedical scientist, Healthcare scientist, clinical biochemistry, Clinical research associate, Forensic scientist, Physician associate, Research scientist (life sciences), Scientific laboratory technician, Toxicologist

1st Dec

English

Whether students want to be a medical doctor, veterinarian, life sciences researcher or are simply interested in how living organisms work, the Biology major is probably the right choice, A major in Biology is designed to give students a broad introduction to the many areas of biological sciences. By combining excellence in research with a deep commitment to education, students are prepared for successful entry into the workforce with a career in health sciences, industrial or research areas. Experiential Learning and active research are just two of the ways your experience at Rutgers Camden will make students stand out.

Official high-school transcript and/or GED results, Extra-curricular activities, Personal essay, Self-Reported Academic Record, IBT-TOEFL score is 79. IELTS: 6 or greater.

Analytical chemist, Biomedical scientist, Healthcare scientist, clinical biochemistry, Clinical research associate, Forensic scientist, Physician associate, Research scientist (life sciences), Scientific laboratory technician, Toxicologist

1st Dec

English

The Applied Mathematics major is open to NCAS students, and to all non-UCN students as a second major. Students may not double major in both Mathematics and Applied Mathematics.

Official high-school transcript and/or GED results, Extra-curricular activities, Personal essay, Self-Reported Academic Record, IBT-TOEFL score is 79. IELTS: 6 or greater.

Actuarial analyst, Actuary,Chartered accountant, Chartered certified accountant,Data analyst, Investment analyst, Research scientist (maths), Secondary school teacher, Statistician, Systems developer

1st Dec

English

Mathematics is not just a major, it's at the core of many careers and opportunities upon graduation. Students majoring in Mathematics at Rutgers Camden encompass skills and abilities that set them apart from the rest.

Official high-school transcript and/or GED results, Extra-curricular activities, Personal essay, Self-Reported Academic Record, IBT-TOEFL score is 79. IELTS: 6 or greater.

Actuarial analyst, Actuary,Chartered accountant, Chartered certified accountant,Data analyst, Investment analyst, Research scientist (maths), Secondary school teacher, Statistician, Systems developer

1st Dec

a) University online application

b) Letters of recommendation and Essay

c) Official SAT/ACT scores

d) Typical SAT scores: Critical reading (530-640),Math (580-700) ,Writing (540-660), ACT (26-31)

e) TOEFL/IELTS scores if the applicant’s native language is not English

f) TOEFL: PBT:550 , IBT:79, IELTS-6.5

g) Acceptance rate: 60.5% (2014)

h) Extra-curricular activities: Information about activities, employment, community service, and other personal experiences

i) Self-reported Academic record and GED Results

Requirements vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific requirements.

Fees

Undergraduate: USD 28,190

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

Cost of Living

The annual cost of living is USD 20,300 approx.

Accommodation

Yes, the university has in campus dorm facilities

Undergraduate: October 1

Graduate: Deadlines vary for each program.

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

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Mengdi Chen

Mengdi Chen, is currently studying Aerospace Engineering at the University of Leicester. He completed his high school at International School of Choueifat, Dubai. Mengdi secured 91% in his final year and 1430 in SAT (630 in English, and 800 in Math). Many US universities accepted him including University of Washington, Purdue, Ohio State, Rutgers, UC Davis and University of Maryland College Park.

Mengdi’s Testimonial

Dear Roshan, I have settled in the University of Leicester. The city of Leicester is beautiful and I have already made many friends from the university. It was difficult choosing the UK over the US, but I am grateful I got accepted to the University of Leicester. Thank you for helping me during the tough process of applying to the universities. 

University Stats

12320

Students

8170

Undergraduates

4150

Postgraduate

820

Faculty Strength

15

Student Faculty Ratio

65
%

Acceptance Rate

$
28190

Tuition Fees

$
20300

Living Cost

$
3090

Other Fees

3.19

Avg. GPA

66
%

Avg. Percentage

1050

Avg. SAT

* All cost are in USD