Study at University Of Pennsylvania

United States

Private University, Estd. in 1891

Updated on - October 5th 2019 by Rachit Agrawal

Overview

University Of Pennsylvania Facts

The University of Pennsylvania is ranked 13th in Top Universities Abroad.

  • Their student-Faculty ratio is 6:1
  • Penn is continuously ranked among the top 10 universities in the country.
  • It is one of the world's most powerful research and teaching institutions.
  • The last budget of the university was $1 billion with more than 4,000 active faculty members present at the university.
  • The university has an undergraduate student body of 10,000 from every U.S. state and around the world.

Popular Courses

1st year total fees:
Rs. 2,034,334.75
Exams Accepted:
GMAT,GRE,SAT
1st year total fees:
Rs. 2,034,334.75
Exams Accepted:
GMAT,GRE,SAT
1st year total fees:
Rs. 3,460,220.12
Exams Accepted:
GMAT,GRE,SAT
1st year total fees:
Rs. 2,034,334.75
Exams Accepted:
GMAT,GRE,SAT
1st year total fees:
Rs. 3,460,220.12
Exams Accepted:
IELTS,PTE,TOEFL

About University Of Pennsylvania

The University Of Pennsylvania was founded in 1740 by George Whitefield. The university considered itself as the first university in the US with both undergraduate and graduate studies.

The university aims to create a community of students, scholars, and staff that reflects the diversity of the world.

Notable Alumni

There are several notable alumni who have studied at University Of Pennsylvania. Some of the notable alumni of University Of Pennsylvania are:

NameDescription
John MasiusEmmy Award-winning TV producer and writer
Michael AshkinSculptor
C. K. WilliamsPulitzer Prize and National Book Award-winning poet
Mark BursteinPresident of Lawrence University
Archie GreenAmerican folklorist and musicologist

Take A virtual tour of University Of Pennsylvania

Courses and Fees

Popular Degrees

M.Tech. + Ph.D. (Masters of Technology + Doctorate of Philosphy)
1st year total fees:
Rs. 2,034,334.75
Exams Accepted:
IELTS,PTE,TOEFL
M.Tech. (Master of Technology)
1st year total fees:
Rs. 2,034,334.75
Exams Accepted:
IELTS,PTE,TOEFL
M.Sc. + Ph.D. (Masters of Science + Doctorate of Philosphy)
1st year total fees:
Rs. 2,034,334.75
Exams Accepted:
IELTS,PTE,TOEFL
M.Phil. + Ph.D. (Masters of Philosphy + Doctorate of Philosphy)
1st year total fees:
Rs. 3,460,220.12
Exams Accepted:
IELTS,PTE,TOEFL
M.Arch. (Master of Architecture)
1st year total fees:
Rs. 3,460,220.12
Exams Accepted:
IELTS,PTE,TOEFL

Browse Courses by Area of Study

Business & Management

10 Courses

Computer Science & IT

8 Courses

Education

20 Courses

Engineering

29 Courses

Fine Arts

11 Courses

Law

5 Courses

Mathematics

8 Courses

Medicine

6 Courses

Professional Studies

1 Courses

Science

62 Courses

Social Science

48 Courses

Sports

No Courses

List of courses

1.

Master Of Urban Spatial Analytics

2-years | 51,548.00/- | PG

2.

Master Of Social Work

2-years | 45,432.00/- | PG

Scholarships at University Of Pennsylvania

Emerging Economy Fellowships
Scholarship amount:
Rs. 3,883,490.00
Course applicable:
Business and Management
Social Impact Fellowships
Scholarship amount:
Rs. 3,883,490.00
Course applicable:
Business and Management
Emerging Economy Fellowships
Scholarship amount:
Rs. 3,883,490.00
Course applicable:
Business and Management
Joseph Wharton Fellowship
Scholarship amount:
Rs. 3,883,490.00
Course applicable:
Computer Science and IT

Admission Procedures

How to Apply

Students have to give a TOEFL exam to test their English Proficiency.

Penn accepts admissions through the Common Application or Coalition Application.

Requirements & Eligibility

Area of StudyUGPG
ArchitectureIELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 80
IELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 80
Business and ManagementIELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 79
IELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 80
Computer Science and ITIELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 79
IELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 80
EducationIELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 79
IELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 79
EngineeringIELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 79
IELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 79
Fine ArtsIELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 79
IELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 80
LawIELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 79
IELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 79
MathematicsIELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 79
IELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 79
MedicineIELTS: -
PTE: -
TOEFL: -
IELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 80
Professional StudiesIELTS: -
PTE: -
TOEFL: -
IELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 100
ScienceIELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 79
IELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 79
Social ScienceIELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 79
IELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 79

Important Deadlines

Area of StudyUGPG
Architecture 30.june ,2019 30.june ,2019
Business and Management 30.june ,2019 30.june ,2019
Computer Science and IT 30.june ,2019 30.june ,2019
Education 30.june ,2019 30.june ,2019
Engineering 30.june ,2019 30.june ,2019
Fine Arts 30.june ,2019 30.june ,2019
Law 30.june ,2019 30.june ,2019
Mathematics 30.june ,2019 30.june ,2019
Medicine - 30.june ,2019
Professional Studies - January 11,2019
Science 30.june ,2019 30.june ,2019
Social Science 30.june ,2019 30.june ,2019

Life at University Of Pennsylvania

Student Life

  • The Penn campus is situated across the Schuylkill River from Center City, Philadelphia.
  • The campus neighborhoods are characterized by tree-lined residential with pre-war apartment buildings, brick-row homes, and ornate Victorian twins.
  • The university has a football stadium in which collegiate and professional competition takes place.
  • There are various student clubs such as Alpha Chi Rho, Chi Omega, Beta Theta Pi etc where the students can enroll themselves in.
  • The art and culture initiative at Penn offers academic programs in music, theatre and visual art for their interested students.

International Students

There are over 4,859 international students enrolled at the university.

Accommodation Details

  • The university provides accommodation facility to all their students and staffs.
  • There are eleven College Houses in the heart of historic Philadelphia.
  • Each House offers cultural, academic & recreational events and personal services to the residing members.
  • They provide 24-hour staffed security trained to handle emergencies.

Key Attractions

  • The International Student and Scholar Services offers services and resources to help international students, faculty and visiting scholars areas like immigration, employment, overseas travel etc.
  • The university has fifteen physical libraries with more than 7 million volumes, a vast digital collection and millions of manuscript items.
  • With the Student Health Service, the students can make an online appointment and avail services such as emergency care, insurance, vaccines, and women's health.
  • Penn has an Arthur Ross Gallery which serves as a cultural resource for students, scholars and the community.
  • The Penn Museum provides an understanding of the world's cultural heritage through its extensive research, collections, exhibitions and educational programming.

Living Cost

Accomodation

996 USD
Per Month

Food

400 USD
Per Month

Entertainment

300 USD
Per Month

Utility

130 USD
Per Month

Travel

91 USD
Per Month

Misc

200 USD
Per Month

Coke

1 USD
Per Month

Mcdonalds Meal

7 USD
Per Month

Accomodation

996 USD/Per Month

Food

400 USD/Per Month

Entertainment

300 USD/Per Month

Utility

300 USD/Per Month

Travel

91 USD/Per Month

Misc

200 USD/Per Month

Coke

1 USD/Per Month

Mcdonalds Meal

7 USD/Per Month

Colleges

Colleges at University Of Pennsylvania

There are 12 colleges that come under University Of Pennsylvania. The details are as follows:

CollegeDescription
School of Veterinary Medicine

This is the school for medicine courses in veterinary sector in Philadelphia.

Perelman School of Medicine

This is the school for medicial for scirnce enthusiasts in Philadelphia.

The Wharton School

The Wharton School is a business school in Philadelphia.

School of Dental Medicine

This school offers various detal medicine courses in Philadelphia.

School of Arts & Sciences

This is the school for science and arts in Philadelphia.

Graduate School of Education

The school offers various graduate programs in Philadelphia.

Law School

It is a school for laws in Philadelphia.

School of Social Policy & Practice

This school is a provider of courses in social sector in Philadelphia.

Annenberg School for Communication

It is a school of communication situated in Philadelphia.

School of Nursing

It is a school which offers nursing in Philadelphia.

School of Engineering and Applied Science

This school has various programs of engineering located in Philadelphia.

School of Design

It is the school which provides various courses in design domain.

1.
School of Veterinary Medicine

This is the school for medicine courses in veterinary sector in Philadelphia.

2.
Perelman School of Medicine

This is the school for medicial for scirnce enthusiasts in Philadelphia.

3.
The Wharton School

The Wharton School is a business school in Philadelphia.

4.
School of Dental Medicine

This school offers various detal medicine courses in Philadelphia.

5.
School of Arts & Sciences

This is the school for science and arts in Philadelphia.

6.
Graduate School of Education

The school offers various graduate programs in Philadelphia.

7.
Law School

It is a school for laws in Philadelphia.

8.
School of Social Policy & Practice

This school is a provider of courses in social sector in Philadelphia.

9.
Annenberg School for Communication

It is a school of communication situated in Philadelphia.

10.
School of Nursing

It is a school which offers nursing in Philadelphia.

11.
School of Engineering and Applied Science

This school has various programs of engineering located in Philadelphia.

12.
School of Design

It is the school which provides various courses in design domain.

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