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Boston University

Boston University (BU)

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Global
Rankings
US News Ranking
51

US News Global Universities
Rankings

Times Higher Ranking
61

Times Higher Education World University Rankings

QS World Ranking
98

QS World University
Rankings

Shanghai Ranking
76

Academic Ranking of World Universities (Shanghai Ranking)

National
Rankings
Academic Ranking of World Universities
36

Academic Ranking of World Universities

US News National University Rankings
40

US News National University Rankings

Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education
44

Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education

Forbes
74

Forbes

Type

Private

Fees

54,720 USD

(₹ 39.39 Lakhs)
Admission

August, Fall, January, Spring, Summer, Winter

About The University

Boston University (BU) is a private research university in Boston, Massachusetts. The university has two campuses - Charles River Campus and Boston University Medical Campus. The main campus is situated along the Charles River in Boston while the Boston University Medical Campus is located in Boston's South End neighborhood.
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University At A Glance

Total Students:

33,355

Courses:

48+

International Students:

9,114

Acceptance Ratio:

25%

Degree Offered:

Masters

Major City:

Boston

Admission Session:

August, Fall, January, Spring, Summer, Winter

Nearest Airports:

Boston Logan International Airport (7 Miles)

Top Reasons To Study

  • Boston University was ranked 8th among public health graduate schools, 10th among social work schools, 23rd among law schools, 36th among engineering schools, 50th among business schools, 34th among education schools and 30th among medical schools by the U.S. News & World Report rankings 2019.
  • BU is one of 96 American Universities receiving the highest research classification by the Carnegie Foundation.
  • Times Higher Education ranked Boston University 6th in the 2017 Global University Employability Rankings.
  • U.S. News ranks Boston University's online graduate information technology programs and the online graduate criminal justice programs 4th in the nation.
  • Newsweek (International Edition), in its list of the Top 100 Global Universities, ranked Boston University the 35th in the US and 65th in the world.
  • Among its alumni and current or past faculty, Boston University counts 8 Nobel Laureates, 23 Pulitzer Prize Winners, 10 Rhodes Scholars, 6 Marshall Scholars, 48 Sloan Fellows, 9 Academy Award winners, and several Emmy and Tony Award winners.

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Estimated Expenses

Expenses Cost in USD in INR (Approx.) Duration
Room and Board 14,190 USD 10.21 Lakhs Per Year
Transportation 1,120 USD 80.64 Thousands Per Year
Books and Supplies 1,293 USD 93.09 Thousands Per Year
Personal Expenses 3,050 USD 2.19 Lakhs Per Year
Course Fee 54,720 USD 39.39 Lakhs Per Program

Campus Details

Location :

233 Bay State Road, Boston, Massachusetts, 02215

Climate Month Units
Hottest Month July 23 ° C
Coldest Month January -1 ° C
Wettest Month December 51.9 mm avg
Windiest Month February 18 km/h avg
Annual Rainfall ----- 536.9 mm (per year)

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