Vanderbilt University

United States of America

74th US-News World Ranking

Founded in 1873, the Vanderbilt University is a private research institution located in the city of Nashville, Tennessee. The university is known for its demanding academics mixed with southern charm and hospitality. Vanderbilt is ranked as one of the best universities in the United States and the world by several rankings. In 2017, the university was ranked the 10th most innovative in the world.

The university comprises of 10 schools and colleges: College of Arts & Science, Blair School of Music, Divinity School, School of Engineering, Graduate School, Law School, School of Medicine, School of Nursing, Owen Graduate School of Management, Peabody College of Education and Human Development. The most popular majors at Vanderbilt University include: Economics; Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies; Social Sciences; Mathematic and Political Science and Government.

The total student population at the university is more than 12,000 students of which over 6,800 are enrolled in the undergraduate programs. The student to faculty ratio at the Vanderbilt University is 8:1 and the acceptance rate is 12%.

Vanderbilt reflects belief that a world-renowned education should be accessible to all qualified students regardless of economic circumstances through three important commitments: admission process is need-blind for US citizens and eligible non-citizens. Vanderbilt welcomes international students from over 100 foreign countries. International Student & Scholar Services fosters the education and development of non-immigrant students and scholars to enable them to achieve their academic and professional goals and objectives. It provides advice, counseling, and advocacy regarding immigration, cross-cultural and personal matters. It supports an environment conducive to international education and intercultural awareness via educational, social and cross cultural programs.

Notable Alumni: Muhammad Yunus (Bangladeshi social entrepreneur, banker, economist, and civil society leader), Fred Dalton Thompson (American politician, attorney, lobbyist, columnist, film and television actor, and radio host)

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Duration
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Standard Test
English

This program offers an interdisciplinary degree through the Department of Psychology and Human Development. Building upon Peabody College s long tradition of excellence, the program is designed to train knowledgeable practitioners and researchers in a range of fields related to child and adolescent development. Throughout the program, students are encouraged to integrate research, theory, and practice. These goals and expectations are outlined in the Program Philosophy.

Official transcripts, Letters of recommendation, Statement of purpose, TOEFL: PBT-550, IBT-88, IELTS-7.0

Senior Associate, Server Provider Governance, Education Counselor, Student Counsellor, Physical Education Teacher

15th Jan

English

This program Studies provide excellent preparation and foundation not only for graduate work in the humanities and social sciences, but also for careers in a number of fields, including traditional areas, such as business, education, health care, law, journalism, social work, and politics. Because the African Diaspora has so deeply influenced the making of the world today, it is an ideal field for students wishing to work in public and private organizations that investigate issues of far-reaching significance and consequences in the United States and beyond.

Official high school transcript, Letters of recommendation (1-Counselor, 2-Teacher), Typical SAT scores: Critical Reading (700-790), Math (720-800), Writing (690-770), ACT (32-35), Average GPA 3.80, TOEFL: IBT-100, CBT- 230, IELTS-7.0, PTE-70

Economist Senior Specialist/ Specialist, Economist Lead Specialist / Senior Specialist, Resource Planning and Administration Senior Analyst, Instructor

1st Jan

English

This program offers students a chance to explore the diverse groups, cultures, histories, and experiences that make up the U.S. from a variety of disciplines and perspectives.

Official high school transcript, Letters of recommendation (1-Counselor, 2-Teacher), Typical SAT scores: Critical Reading (700-790), Math (720-800), Writing (690-770), ACT (32-35), Average GPA 3.80, TOEFL: IBT-100, CBT- 230, IELTS-7.0, PTE-70

HR Executive, General Social Science Teacher, Manager, India Regional Operations Center, Creative Consultant | Digital and Mobile Audio Advertising, Sr. Assisstants and Assistants

1st Jan

English

This program offers the study of human diversity in all times and places. It brings together perspectives from the sciences and humanities, and from non-Western as well as Western societies, to illuminate different aspects of the human past, the human body, and contemporary social life. Global perspectives, field research and experiential learning, and concerns with justice, ethics, and social well-being are hallmarks of anthropology. Vanderbilt s faculty have a strong research focus on Latin America and historically marginalized groups, especially indigenous people.

Official high school transcript, Letters of recommendation (1-Counselor, 2-Teacher), Typical SAT scores: Critical Reading (700-790), Math (720-800), Writing (690-770), ACT (32-35), Average GPA 3.80, TOEFL: IBT-100, CBT- 230, IELTS-7.0, PTE-70

Assistant Research Officer, Chief, Communication for Development, Research Assistant: Housing and Informality, Gender, Youth and Inclusion (GYI) Coordinator

1st Jan

English

This program is offered in a variety of media, which provide wide-ranging methods and perspectives. Our courses emphasize creative and critical approaches to learning. Many students will use the program in art as a foundation for careers in which creativity and the visual are especially valued, as the basis for advanced training in professional schools (such as art, architecture, museum studies), and for employment in galleries, museums, commercial art, or design-related fields. An important goal of the department is to help students become readers of the rich visual environment in our culture throughout their lives, as well as to encourage creative approaches to learning in all disciplines.

Official high school transcript, Letters of recommendation (1-Counselor, 2-Teacher), Typical SAT scores: Critical Reading (700-790), Math (720-800), Writing (690-770), ACT (32-35), Average GPA 3.80, TOEFL: IBT-100, CBT- 230, IELTS-7.0, PTE-70

3D Artist, UI Artist, Visual Merchandiser, Video Editor, 2D Flash Animator

1st Jan

a) Common Application or Coalition Application or Universal College Application

b) $50 nonrefundable application fee, or fee waiver for qualified students

c) Official high school transcript

d) Letters of recommendation (1-Counselor, 2-Teacher)

e) Official SAT or ACT scores:

f) Typical SAT scores: Critical Reading (700-790), Math (720-800), Writing (690-770), ACT (32-35)

g) Average GPA 3.80

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

i) TOEFL: IBT-100, CBT- 230, IELTS-7.0, PTE-70

j) Acceptance rate is 10.7%

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

Fees

Bachelors: $46,500

Masters: $57,300

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

Cost of Living

The annual cost of living at Vanderbilt University is $18,820

Accommodation

Yes, the university has in campus dorm facilities.

Undergraduate: November 1

Graduate: Deadlines vary for each program

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

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United States of America
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US News
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QS
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Shanghai
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Times Higher Education
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University Stats

12824

Students

1538

International Students

6861

Undergraduates

5963

Postgraduate

4102

Faculty Strength

5

International Faculty

3

Student Faculty Ratio

11
%

Acceptance Rate

$
46500

Tuition Fees

$
18820

Living Cost

$
6173

Other Fees

3.8

Avg. GPA

* All cost are in USD