University of Virginia

United States of America

24 th (tie)!QS World RankingthU.S.News

The University of Virginia (UVA) was founded by Thomas Jefferson in 1819 in Charlottesville, Virginia as one of the first colleges to blend the sciences and humanities. It also established a University of Virginia’s College at Wise in 1954 in of Southwest Virginia. The historic 1,682-acre campus is internationally protected by UNESCO and has been ranked as one of the most beautiful collegiate grounds in the country. UNESCO designated UVA as America's first and only collegiate World Heritage Site in 1987

The University of Virginia comprises of various schools and colleges: School of Leadership and Public Policy, College of Graduate Schools of Arts and Sciences, School of Education, School of Business, School of Commerce, School of Architecture, School of Continuing and Professional Studies, School of Engineering and Applied Science, School of Law, School of Medicine, School of Nursing and University of Virginia’s College at Wise.

The university has a student population of more than 23,500 of which more than 16,500 were enrolled in undergraduate programs. The university has a student to faculty ratio of 15:1 and the acceptance rate of 30%.

The Charlottesville  has been named the No. 1 fastest growing metropolitan area for Venture Capital in the United States, with $27.7 million in annual funding as of 2015. A majority of the successful startups in the Charlottesville region have been started by or funded by UVA students and graduates.

Notable alumni: Tina Fey (Actress), Larry Sabato (Political Analyst) and Sarah Drew (Actress)

 

Program
Duration
Format
Tuition Fees
Deadlines
Standard Test
English

The coursework includes economics of public policy, data analysis, psychology for leadership, applied policy project.Here Students typically apply for admission in their third year. Applicants must demonstrate that they will have earned at least 90 undergraduate credits before the start of their fourth year.

Completed application form, Unofficial transcripts, Resume/CV, Statement of Intent Essay, Letters of Recomendation, Test scores: GRE, GMAT, IELTS, TOEFL

Policy Maker, Polocy Analyst, Researcher, Consultant, Teacher

15th Jan

English

The audience for this concentration is students in actuarial careers or the financial applications of statistical methods. Courses required for this concentration are:

Application Addendum, Resume or Curriculum Vitae, Essay, Letters of Recommendation, Unofficial copies of all college transcripts, Test scores: ACT, SAT, IELTS, TOEFL

Actuary, Finance Manager,Researcher,Teacher

1st Jan

English

This introductory course surveys the histories of people of African descent in Africa, the Americas, and the Caribbean from approximately the Middle Ages to the 1850s. Emphases include the Atlantic slave trade and its complex relationship to Africa; the economic systems, cultures, and communities of Africans and African-Americans in the New World, in slavery and in freedom; and the rise of anti-slavery movements in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.

Application Addendum, Resume or Curriculum Vitae, Essay, Letters of Recommendation, Unofficial copies of all college transcripts, Test scores: ACT, SAT, IELTS, TOEFL

Researcher, Teacher,Consultant,Mentor,Writer

1st Jan

English

Students in the American Studies major study US culture and its local, regional, national, and global forms and effects. Our methods are interdisciplinary and creative meaning we combine the best approaches from the traditional disciplines, often to ask unconventional questions of unconventional sources.

Application Addendum, Resume or Curriculum Vitae, Essay, Letters of Recommendation, Unofficial copies of all college transcripts, Test scores: ACT, SAT, IELTS, TOEFL

Researcher, Teacher,Consultant,Mentor,Guide

1st Jan

English

Anthropology's 4+1 BA/MA program is designed for UVA undergraduates who wish to pursue a master's degree in anthropology to deepen their understanding of the many possible ways to live in the world. Students accepted into the program continue at UVA as MA students.

Application Addendum, Resume or Curriculum Vitae, Essay, Letters of Recommendation, Unofficial copies of all college transcripts, Test scores: ACT, SAT, IELTS, TOEFL

Cultural Resource Manager,Forensic Anthropologist,Legislative Branch Officer,Researcher, Teacher

15th Jan

a) Common Application

b) Official high school transcripts, Mid-Year Reports and College reports

c) Letter of recommendations (1 counselor, 1 teacher)

d) Official ACT or SAT scores

e) Typical SAT Scores- Critical Reading: 620-720, Math: 630-740, Writing: 620-720, ACT score (27-31)

f) Average GPA 4.23

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

h) Acceptance rate: 28.9% (2016)

Graduate: Requirements vary for each program

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

Fees

Undergraduate: In state: $15,714, Out of state: $45,058

Graduate: Fees vary for each program.

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

Cost of Living

The annual cost of living at University of Virginia is $12,000 approx.

Accommodation

Yes, the university has in campus dorm facilities.

Undergraduate: January 1

Graduate: Deadlines vary for each program

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

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Global

111
US News
192
QS
151 -200
Shanghai
107
Times Higher Education
192
Guardian
135
GTU Rank

Regional

United States of America
25
US News
47
QS
61 -70
Shanghai
42
Times Higher Education
40
Forbes
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University Stats

23883

Students

2397

International Students

16736

Undergraduates

7147

Postgraduate

1592

Faculty Strength

19

International Faculty

30
%

Acceptance Rate

$
47000

Tuition Fees

$
12000

Living Cost

$
4029

Other Fees

4

Avg. GPA

43

Avg. IB

* All cost are in USD