Rutgers The State University of New Jersey New Brunswick

ranking

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)

Program
Duration
Format
Tuition Fees
Deadlines
Standard Test
English

Bioenvironmental Engineering (BEE) utilizes engineering principles and the physical, chemical and biological sciences to prevent and solve environmental problems related to human activities. Bioenvironmental engineers may work in a variety of environmental engineering fields including air pollution control, bioremediation, environmental health and safety, hazardous waste management, site remediation, solid waste management, renewable energy generation, stormwater treatment, and water and wastewater treatment.

Personal essay (required for all first-year applicants), Two letters of recommendation, Current resume, Official transcript,TOEFL: TOEFL score is 79. IELTS: An acceptable IELTS score is 6 or greater.

Veterinary surgeon, Ecologist, Environmental consultant, Higher education lecturer, Nature conservation officer, Research scientist (medical), Research scientist (life sciences)

NA

English

Rutgers is the only public university in New Jersey to offer an aerospace engineering degree. This new degree will train you in the areas of fluid mechanics, astrodynamics, propulsion, solid mechanics, risk and reliability, avionics, and so much more. From drones to missions to Mars, it s an exciting time to pursue a career in aerospace engineering.

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, Aircraft Designer, Technician of Avionics.

1st Dec

English

Africana Studies is an interdisciplinary program devoted to the understanding of Africa and people of African descent throughout the world. The department offers a major and minor at the undergraduate level, specialized graduate courses, and programming designed to raise consciousness about the histories and issues that concern black life.

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.

Heritage manager, Historic buildings inspector or conservation officer, Museum education officer, Museum or gallery curator, Museum or gallery exhibitions officer, Secondary school teacher

1st Dec

English

Are you interested in studying the histories, politics, and experiences of peoples of African descent worldwide Or what about spending a summer in Ghana to develop a better understanding of old and new Diasporic communities in West Africa

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.

Heritage manager, Historic buildings inspector or conservation officer, Museum education officer, Museum or gallery curator, Museum or gallery exhibitions officer, Secondary school teacher

1st Dec

English

The Agricultural and Food Systems (AandFS) major will allow you to seek a career in agribusiness, government service, and agricultural education and extension, as well as prepare you to be an owner/operator of a farming enterprise.

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.

Agricultural consultant, Farm manager, Fish farm manager, Plant breeder/geneticist, Rural practice surveyor, Soil scientist.

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