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Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy United States
    • QS World University Rankings
      =431
    • StatusPrivate
    • Research OutputVery High
    • Student/Faculty Ratio12
    • ScholarshipsYes
    • International Students1,594
    • SizeM
    • Total Faculty639

    + 42 others shortlisted this university

    + 43 others shortlisted this university

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    Rensselaer is recognized as one of the world?s elite technological research universities. The Institute was founded in 1824 to instruct students ??in the application of science to the common purposes of life.?? From its campuses in Troy, N.Y., and Hartford, Conn., to locations around the globe, the impact of Rensselaer, its students, faculty, and alumni, is felt in the way people live, work, and play.More than 100 programs and 1,000 courses lead to bachelor?s, master?s, and doctoral degrees are offered by the schools of Architecture, Engineering, Humanities and Social Sciences, Management and Technology, and Science and in the interdisciplinary degree program in information technology (IT). The undergraduate experience features close collaboration with faculty members, experiential learning, undergraduate research, and a rigorous curriculum. Accelerated programs in medicine and law are offered in cooperation with other universities.

    About

    Rensselaer is recognized as one of the world?s elite technological research universities. The Institute was founded in 1824 to instruct students ??in the application of science to the common purposes of life.?? From its campuses in Troy, N.Y., and Hartford, Conn., to locations around the globe, the impact of Rensselaer, its students, faculty, and alumni, is felt in the way people live, work, and play.More than 100 programs and 1,000 courses lead to bachelor?s, master?s, and doctoral degrees are offered by the schools of Architecture, Engineering, Humanities and Social Sciences, Management and Technology, and Science and in the interdisciplinary degree program in information technology (IT). The undergraduate experience features close collaboration with faculty members, experiential learning, undergraduate research, and a rigorous curriculum. Accelerated programs in medicine and law are offered in cooperation with other universities.

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    University highlights

    Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is one of the top Private universities in Troy, United States. It is ranked #=431 in QS Global World Rankings 2022.

    QS World University Rankings

    • 2012
      #296
    • 2014
      #=353
    • 2015
      #359
    • 2016
      #=348
    • 2017
      #=310
    • 2018
      #=364
    • 2019
      #=345
    • 2020
      #383
    • 2021
      #470
    • 2022
      #=431

    Ranking criteria

    26.8
    Overall
    9.2
    Academic Reputation
    69.7
    Citations per Faculty
    7.9
    Employer Reputation
    26.7
    Faculty Student Ratio
    1.8
    International Faculty Ratio
    57
    International Students Ratio

    Student & Staff

    Total students
    7,419

    16%
    84%

    International students
    1,594

    38%
    62%

    Total faculty staff
    639

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    639

    Total students
    7,419

    16%
    84%

    International students
    1,594

    38%
    62%

    Total faculty staff
    639

    639

    Scholarships

    Yes
    The Scholarships above offer some form of financial aid to prospective students. Please always check the specific requirements and restrictions on scholarship availability.
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