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Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Blacksburg,
United States View map
United States
#=326
Public
Very High
32,369
Yes
2,710
4,292

Undergraduate Overview

Beginning in 1872 with 132 students and two programs of study, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, popularly known as Virginia Tech, has evolved into a comprehensive university of national and international prominence. With about 25,600 full-time students and the home of groundbreaking research, Tech produces world-class scholarship in a challenging academic environment. University tradition is firmly rooted in our motto, Ut Prosim (That I May Serve) and in our land-grant missions of instruction, research, and solving the problems of society through public service and outreach

University Highlights

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University is one of the top Public universities in Blacksburg, United States. It is ranked #=326 in QS Global World University Rankings 2021.

Total students - 32,369

16%
84%

International students - 4,292

55%
45%

Total faculty staff - 2,710

685
2025

Total students - 32,369

16%
84%

International students - 4,292

55%
45%

Total faculty staff - 2,710

2025
685

Scholarships

Yes
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