Florida Institute of Technology

private university Estd 1958
Melbourne, Florida, USA
Florida Institute of Technology

Founded in 1958 as the Brevard Engineering College, the institute got its present name only after 1966. The Florida Institute of Technology also known as FIT or Florida Tech is a privately-owned, non-profit, and research/ doctoral university which is set in Melbourne. The university was established as Brevard Engineering College to provide additional support to the organization of NASA in the year 1958. It was formed by Dr. Jerome P. Keuper who later became the first president of the university.

The university comprises five educational colleges namely Nathan Bisk College of Business, College of Psychology & College of Liberal Arts, College of Engineering and Science, College of Aeronautics, and Honors College. College of Engineering holds half of the student population of the university.

The university’s main residential campus covers an area of 130-acre and is situated near the Florida Tech Research Park and the Orlando Melbourne International Airport. The university provides numerous student services such as training, health insurance, health facilities, and campus security. It contains 6 residence halls and 2 apartment-style lodgings for on-campus stay.

Nearly 35% of students belong to Florida, 74% of all students came from the United States, and 25% of all students came from other nations. Florida Institute of Technology comprises of more than 120 student organizations. The university student organizations work in primary university financial support. Some of the organization includes the Campus Activities Board, Student Government Association, the Homecoming Committee, and FITV (CCTV Channel 99).

The university also has a newspaper published by the students namely Crimson. Not just this, FIT is home to a National Public Radio affiliate studio and station, 2 art museums, and an arts center with a performing area.

The university has a long list of notable alumni, some of them who deserve mention are as follows, Sunita Williams – American astronaut, Tim Wakefield – Baseball pitcher, Ann E. Dunwoody – Military woman, Joan Higginbotham – Electrical engineer, George D. Zamka – American astronaut, Kathryn P. Hire – Astronaut, Catharina Haynes – Judge, Johnnie E. Wilson – United States Army four-star general, Galen B. Jackman – Legislator and Albert Scott Crossfield – American naval officer, among many others.

Master of Science in Computer Science
  • Duration - 1.5-2 Years
  • Exams Accepted - GRE : Accepted, IELTS : 6
  • Fees - INR 15.6 Lakh

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M.S. in Management-Information Systems
  • Duration - 1.5-2 Years
  • Exams Accepted - IELTS : 6, TOEFL : 79
  • Fees - INR 8.3 Lakh

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M.S. Engineering Management
  • Duration - 1.5-2 Years
  • Exams Accepted - GRE : Accepted, IELTS : 6
  • Fees - INR 15.5 Lakh

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B.S. in Aerospace Engineering
  • Duration - 4 Years
  • Exams Accepted - IELTS : 6, TOEFL : 79
  • Fees - INR 31 Lakh

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Master of Business Administration
  • Duration - 1.5-2 Years
  • Exams Accepted - IELTS : 6, TOEFL : 79
  • Fees - INR 9 Lakh

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Master of Science in Electrical Engineering
  • Duration - 18 Months
  • Exams Accepted - GRE : Accepted, IELTS : 6
  • Fees - INR 18.2 Lakh

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M.S. in Space Sciences
  • Duration - 1.5-2 Years
  • Exams Accepted - IELTS : 6, TOEFL : 79
  • Fees - INR 15.6 Lakh

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Master of Science in Project Management - Information Systems
  • Duration - 1.5-2 Years
  • Exams Accepted - GRE : Accepted, IELTS : 6
  • Fees - INR 8.3 Lakh

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Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering
  • Duration - 4 Years
  • Exams Accepted - IELTS : 6, TOEFL : 79
  • Fees - INR 31 Lakh

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M.S. in Computer Engineering
  • Duration - 1.5-2 Years
  • Exams Accepted - GRE : Accepted, IELTS : 6
  • Fees - INR 15.5 Lakh

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Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering
  • Duration - 4 Years
  • Exams Accepted - IELTS : 6, TOEFL : 79
  • Fees - INR 31 Lakh

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Master of Science in Human-Centered Design
  • Duration - 1.5-2 Years
  • Exams Accepted - GRE : Accepted, IELTS : 6
  • Fees - INR 15.6 Lakh

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M.S. in Physics
  • Duration - 1.5-2 Years
  • Exams Accepted - IELTS : 6, TOEFL : 79
  • Fees - INR 15.6 Lakh

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Bachelor of Science in Business Administration–Marketing
  • Duration - 4 Years
  • Exams Accepted - IELTS : 6, TOEFL : 79
  • Fees - INR 28.3 Lakh

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Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering
  • Duration - 4 Years
  • Exams Accepted - IELTS : 6, TOEFL : 79
  • Fees - INR 31 Lakh

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Entry Criteria

CoursesExams
MBA - 1 CourseIELTS - 6 & Above
TOEFL - 79 & Above
PTE - 58 & Above
MIM - 2 CoursesGRE - Accepted
IELTS - 6 & Above
TOEFL - 79 & Above
BE/Btech - 4 CoursesIELTS - 6 & Above
TOEFL - 79 & Above
PTE - 58 & Above
MS - 7 CoursesGRE - Accepted
IELTS - 6 & Above
TOEFL - 79 & Above
BBA - 1 CourseIELTS - 6 & Above
TOEFL - 79 & Above
PTE - 58 & Above

Admission Requirement

DocumentsSOP - Needed for few courses
LOR - Needed for few courses
Essays - Needed for few courses
CV - Needed for few courses
Additional documents - Required
Application feesUSD 50
Type of deadlineRolling
Intake Season & DeadlinesFall - 8ᵗʰ Jun 2021
Spring - 14ᵗʰ Oct 2020
Summer - 1ˢᵗ Apr 2021

Approximate Fees

CoursesDurationTuition Fees
MBA - 1 Course18 - 24 MonthsINR 9L
USD 12,343
MIM - 2 Courses1.5 - 2 YearsINR 8.3L
USD 11,314
BE/Btech - 4 Courses4 YearsINR 31L
USD 42,346
MS - 7 Courses18 - 24 MonthsINR 15.5L - 18.2L
USD 21,097 - 24,820
BBA - 1 Course4 YearsINR 28.3L
USD 38,590

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