University of Louisville

public university Estd 1798
Louisville, Kentucky, USA
University of Louisville

Established in 1798, the University of Louisville is an open institution that is known to be the first Open University in the United States. Earlier, the university had several names such as Jefferson Seminary, Louisville Medical Institute, and Louisville College. The university grew rapidly from 1999 to 2006. It became the fastest-growing medical institute as per the National Institute of Health Rankings. In 1837, the university developed a medical institute. Over the years, the university developed many more departments of liberal arts, dentistry, music, social work, engineering, and law. The university is associated with the Oak Ridge Associated Universities, Association of Public and Land-grant Universities and Coalition of Urban & Metropolitan Universities.

The university features four campuses, Belknap campus, Health Science campus, Shelby campus, and the International campus. The Belknap campus has 12 academic colleges. It features the Student’s Activities center, Rauch Planetarium and Lutz Hall which houses the departments of Sociology, Art, History, Anthropology, Geography, and Engineering. The Health Sciences campus is the main campus. It is home to two major hospitals and some specialty hospitals. This campus has a ten-story University hospital and a fourteen-story Medical Research Centre. The Shelby campus is spread over 230 acres of land. This campus has three buildings where all the seminars, events and competitions organized by the university take place. The university has decided to develop a research center at this campus. The fourth campus, the International campus is home to students of the MBA program.

The university offers an undergraduate degree program and a postgraduate degree program. It features 70 courses in the undergraduate program and 78 courses in the postgraduate program. The undergraduate program consists of about 16,033 students while 5,963 students are under the postgraduate program. The total strength of the university is 22,640 students. The university has various colleges and schools, namely the College of Arts & Sciences, College of Business, College of Human Development, the School of Dentistry, School of Nursing, School of Social Work, School of Music and the School of Information Sciences & Public Health. The faculty members of the university are well-experienced and aim to provide the best of knowledge to the students. In addition, the university offers an Honors program as well. Admission to this requires a 3.35 GPA or above. Courses in this program majorly focus on writing, discussion, and reading.

The university has a list of some notable alumni that includes Larry Birkhead (Photojournalist), Terry Bisson (Science fiction author), Amanda Matthews (Famous painter), Ben Sollee (Songwriter, singer), Robert Nardelli (Former CEO of Home Depot), David L. Armstrong (Former mayor of Louisville), Thomas Lee Judge (18th Governor of Montana), Louie Nunn (Former Governor of Kentucky), David Meade (Author), Michael Jackman (Poet, writer) and Barbara A. Perry (Political analyst, author).

Master of Science in Computer Science
  • Duration - 1 Years
  • Exams Accepted - GRE : 295, IELTS : 6.5
  • Fees - INR 33.4 Lakh

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  • Duration - 13 Months
  • Exams Accepted - IELTS : 6.5, TOEFL : 79
  • Fees - INR 23.4 Lakh

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Master of Engineering in Electrical Engineering
  • Duration - 1 Years
  • Exams Accepted - IELTS : 6.5, TOEFL : 80
  • Fees - INR 33.4 Lakh

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Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in Finance
  • Duration - 4 Years
  • Exams Accepted - GMAT : Accepted, GRE : Accepted
  • Fees - INR 25.9 Lakh

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Entry Criteria

BBA - 1 CourseGRE - Accepted
IELTS - 6.5 & Above
TOEFL - 79 & Above
MS - 2 CoursesGRE - 295 & Above
IELTS - 6.5 & Above
TOEFL - 80 & Above
MBA - 1 CourseIELTS - 6.5 & Above
TOEFL - 79 & Above

Admission Requirement

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Approximate Fees

CoursesDurationTuition Fees
BBA - 1 Course4 YearsINR 25.9L
USD 35,400
MS - 2 Courses12 MonthsINR 33.4L
USD 45,630
MBA - 1 Course13 MonthsINR 23.4L
USD 32,000