University of Massachusetts Amherst

public university Estd 1863
Amherst, Massachusetts, USA
University of Massachusetts Amherst

Established in 1863, the University of Massachusetts is an open research university located in Amherst, Massachusetts, USA. UMass Amherst ranked 24th among public universities in the US. The University of Massachusetts Amherst is a leading research university serving more than 28,000 students, from over 85 nations and 49 US States. The university includes 10 schools and colleges offering more than 100 undergraduate majors, 78 masters, and 48 doctoral programs. The overall population of the students in the university is over 60,800. The university offers an undergraduate degree program, postgraduate degree program, doctoral-level programs, and professional certificate programs. The major areas include business, nursing, and education. Around 20 courses are divided into various departments. A major plus point for students staying at the campus is that the university provides the best campus food in the country. 

As per the National Science Foundation, UMass spent more than $200 million on research and development in 2018, ranking it 111th in the country. UMass Amherst is classified among R1: Doctoral Universities that categorize its research as a very high research activity. 11 UMass Amherst researchers were named the World’s Leading Scientific Minds on Clarivate Analytics’ 2018 list of ‘Highly Cited Researchers’.

With more than 28,000 students and over 200 distinct academic programs that includes highly ranked programs in social sciences, health care, business, and computer science – UMass Amherst is the largest public research university in New England and one of the most comprehensive educational institutions in the Northeast. There are more than 200 student organizations where students can pursue their interests other than academics.

The university comprises of 5 campuses, namely the University of Amherst, University of Massachusetts Boston, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, University of Massachusetts Lowell and the Massachusetts Medical School. The Amherst campus is known to be the first one among the five. This campus also features the largest state library in New England.

UMass Amherst’s faculty includes Pulitzer Prize-winning journalism academic Madeleine Blais, Nobel Laureate, Craig Mello at UMass’ medical school, who won the 2006 award for medicine, and novelist and National Book Award finalist Andre Dubus III, at UMass Lowell and former Poet Laureate Ted Hughes, from UMass Amherst.

The university has a remarkable list of alumni that includes Ed Christie (Art Director), Billy Taylor (Famous Musician), Natalie Cole (Renowned Singer), Janet Abu-Lughod (Known for world-systems theory), Yaduvir Wadiya (27th King of Mysore), Paul Harding (Author and Musician), Cynthia E. Rosenzweig (Senior Scientist at NASA) and Catherine Coleman (Astronaut).

MS in Computer Science
  • Duration - 2 Years
  • Exams Accepted - GRE : Accepted, IELTS : 6.5
  • Fees - INR 15.8 Lakh

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MBA
  • Duration - 2 Years
  • Exams Accepted - GMAT : Accepted, GRE : Accepted
  • Fees - INR 19.1 Lakh

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Master of Engineering Management (MSEM)
  • Duration - 1.5-2 Years
  • Exams Accepted - GRE : Accepted, IELTS : 6.5
  • Fees - INR 19.1 Lakh

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MS in Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE)
  • Duration - 2 Years
  • Exams Accepted - GRE : Accepted, IELTS : 6.5
  • Fees - INR 15.8 Lakh

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MS in Business & Analytics
  • Duration - 1 Years
  • Exams Accepted - GMAT : Accepted, GRE : Accepted
  • Fees - INR 24.2 Lakh

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Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
  • Duration - 3-4 Years
  • Exams Accepted - IELTS : 6.5, TOEFL : 80
  • Fees - INR 26.2 Lakh

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MS in Mechanical Engineering
  • Duration - 1.5-2 Years
  • Exams Accepted - GRE : Accepted, IELTS : 6.5
  • Fees - INR 19.1 Lakh

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MS in Civil Engineering
  • Duration - 1.5 - 2 Years
  • Exams Accepted - GRE : Accepted, IELTS : 6.5
  • Fees - INR 19.1 Lakh

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MS in Industrial Engineering and Operations Research
  • Duration - 1.5-2 Years
  • Exams Accepted - GRE : Accepted, IELTS : 6.5
  • Fees - INR 19.1 Lakh

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BBA in Management
  • Duration - 4 Years
  • Exams Accepted - IELTS : 6.5, TOEFL : 80
  • Fees - INR 26.2 Lakh

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Master of Architecture
  • Duration - 2 Years
  • Exams Accepted - GRE : Accepted, IELTS : 6.5
  • Fees - INR 23.1 Lakh

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BBA in Finance
  • Duration - 4 Years
  • Exams Accepted - IELTS : 6.5, TOEFL : 80
  • Fees - INR 26.2 Lakh

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MS in Chemical Engineering
  • Duration - 1.5-2 Years
  • Exams Accepted - IELTS : 6.5, TOEFL : 80
  • Fees - INR 19.1 Lakh

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MS in Accounting
  • Duration - 1.5-2 Years
  • Exams Accepted - GRE : Accepted, IELTS : 7
  • Fees - INR 10 Lakh

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Bachelor of Science in Computer Systems Engineering (BS-CSE)
  • Duration - 4 Years
  • Exams Accepted - IELTS : 6.5, TOEFL : 80
  • Fees - INR 26.2 Lakh

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Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing
  • Duration - 4 Years
  • Exams Accepted - IELTS : 6.5, TOEFL : 80
  • Fees - INR 25.7 Lakh

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Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering
  • Duration - 4 Years
  • Exams Accepted - IELTS : 6.5, TOEFL : 80
  • Fees - INR 26.2 Lakh

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Bachelor of Science in Informatics
  • Duration - 4 Years
  • Exams Accepted - IELTS : 6.5, TOEFL : 80
  • Fees - INR 26.2 Lakh

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Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Studio Art
  • Duration - 3-4 Years
  • Exams Accepted - IELTS : 6.5, TOEFL : 80
  • Fees - INR 25.7 Lakh

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Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering
  • Duration - 4 Years
  • Exams Accepted - IELTS : 6.5, TOEFL : 80
  • Fees - INR 26.2 Lakh

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BA in Education (Special Education)
  • Duration - 4 Years
  • Exams Accepted - IELTS : 6.5, TOEFL : 80
  • Fees - INR 25.7 Lakh

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BBA in Hospitality and Tourism Management
  • Duration - 4 Years
  • Exams Accepted - IELTS : 6.5, TOEFL : 80
  • Fees - INR 26.2 Lakh

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MS in Chemistry
  • Duration - 1.5 - 2 Years
  • Exams Accepted - GRE : Accepted, IELTS : 6.5
  • Fees - INR 18.7 Lakh

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MS in Physics
  • Duration - 1.5-2 Years
  • Exams Accepted - IELTS : 6.5, TOEFL : 80
  • Fees - INR 18.7 Lakh

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BBA in Accounting
  • Duration - 4 Years
  • Exams Accepted - IELTS : 6.5, TOEFL : 80
  • Fees - INR 26.2 Lakh

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BBA in Operations & Information Management
  • Duration - 4 Years
  • Exams Accepted - IELTS : 6.5, TOEFL : 80
  • Fees - INR 26.2 Lakh

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Bachelor of Science in Physics
  • Duration - 4 Years
  • Exams Accepted - SAT : Accepted, IELTS : 6.5
  • Fees - INR 25.7 Lakh

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Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering
  • Duration - 4 Years
  • Exams Accepted - IELTS : 6.5, TOEFL : 80
  • Fees - INR 26.2 Lakh

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Bachelor of Science in Mathematics
  • Duration - 4 Years
  • Exams Accepted - SAT : Accepted, IELTS : 6.5
  • Fees - INR 25.7 Lakh

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Master of Arts in Economics
  • Duration - 1.5-2 Years
  • Exams Accepted - GRE : Accepted, IELTS : 6.5
  • Fees - INR 19.1 Lakh

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Bachelor of Science in Biology
  • Duration - 4 Years
  • Exams Accepted - SAT : Accepted, IELTS : 6.5
  • Fees - INR 25.7 Lakh

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Bachelor of Science in Chemistry
  • Duration - 4 Years
  • Exams Accepted - SAT : Accepted, IELTS : 6.5
  • Fees - INR 25.7 Lakh

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Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering
  • Duration - 4 Years
  • Exams Accepted - IELTS : 6.5, TOEFL : 80
  • Fees - INR 26.2 Lakh

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Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering (BS-EE)
  • Duration - 4 Years
  • Exams Accepted - IELTS : 6.5, TOEFL : 80
  • Fees - INR 26.2 Lakh

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MS in Mathematics
  • Duration - 1.5-2 Years
  • Exams Accepted - IELTS : 6.5, TOEFL : 80
  • Fees - INR 18.7 Lakh

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BBA in Marketing
  • Duration - 4 Years
  • Exams Accepted - IELTS : 6.5, TOEFL : 80
  • Fees - INR 26.2 Lakh

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Master of Public Policy
  • Duration - 1 Years
  • Exams Accepted - GRE : Accepted, IELTS : 6.5
  • Fees - INR 24.2 Lakh

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Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering
  • Duration - 4 Years
  • Exams Accepted - IELTS : 6.5, TOEFL : 80
  • Fees - INR 26.2 Lakh

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Entry Criteria

CoursesExams
MEM - 1 CourseGRE - Accepted
IELTS - 6.5 & Above
TOEFL - 80 & Above
MBA - 1 CourseGMAT - Accepted
GRE - Accepted
IELTS - 7 & Above
MArch - 1 CourseGRE - Accepted
IELTS - 6.5 & Above
TOEFL - 80 & Above
MS - 9 CoursesGRE - Accepted
IELTS - 6.5 & Above
TOEFL - 80-95
BSc - 4 CoursesSAT - Accepted
IELTS - 6.5 & Above
TOEFL - 80 & Above
BBA - 5 CoursesIELTS - 6.5 & Above
TOEFL - 80 & Above
MIM - 4 CoursesGRE - Accepted
IELTS - 6.5-7
TOEFL - 80-100
BHM - 1 CourseIELTS - 6.5 & Above
TOEFL - 80 & Above
BE/Btech - 9 CoursesIELTS - 6.5 & Above
TOEFL - 80 & Above
Other Courses - 3 CoursesIELTS - 6.5 & Above
TOEFL - 80 & Above
SAT - Accepted

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 75 - 80
Type of deadlineDepends on course
Intake Season & DeadlinesFall - 1ˢᵗ Dec 2020 - 15ᵗʰ Jan 2021
Spring - 1ˢᵗ Oct 2020

Approximate Fees

CoursesDurationTuition Fees
MEM - 1 Course1.5 - 2 YearsINR 19.1L
USD 26,076
MBA - 1 Course24 MonthsINR 19.1L
USD 26,076
MArch - 1 Course2 YearsINR 23.1L
USD 31,584
MS - 9 Courses18 - 24 MonthsINR 15.8L - 19.1L
USD 21,544 - 26,076
BSc - 4 Courses4 YearsINR 25.7L
USD 35,112
BBA - 5 Courses4 YearsINR 26.2L
USD 35,779
MIM - 4 Courses1 - 2 YearsINR 10L - 24.2L
USD 13,714 - 33,040
BHM - 1 Course4 YearsINR 26.2L
USD 35,779
BE/Btech - 9 Courses3 - 4 YearsINR 26.2L
USD 35,779
Other Courses - 3 Courses3 - 4 YearsINR 25.7L
USD 35,112 - 35,118
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