University of Rochester

public university Estd 1850
Rochester, New York, USA
University of Rochester

Formed in the year 1850, the University of Rochester is a privately owned and non-sectarian institution. It is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, the New York State Board of Regents, the Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs, Inc., and the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care.

The 154-acre River Campus, the University’s main academic campus, and the home of the River Campus Libraries, located about two miles south of downtown Rochester by a bend in the Genesee River. The university offers over 200 programs with the help of over 3000 teaching staff and other employees. It has smaller classrooms with a low student to faculty ratio of 10:1 and therefore concentrates on increased communication with the faculty. There are more than 12,000 students including 6,780 undergraduate and 5,030 full-time graduate students at the University. The university also maintains more than 250 student bodies and organizations with numerous club and intramural athletics groups.

The University of Rochester offers graduate programs through William E. Simon Graduate School of Business Administration, School of Medicine and Dentistry, Hajim School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, School of Arts and Sciences. The much-admired Eastman School of Music houses more than 20 music groups that had given birth to the first wind ensemble of the USA. Other than this, Founded in 1929, the Institute of Optics was the first optics education program in the nation.

Besides, the university is amongst the top 10 largest employers in New York and also offers the highest employment to the Greater Rochester area. In the making and research of James Webb Space Telescope, one-fourth of the working scientists on the NASA advising board were the alumni and faculty of the University of Rochester.

There are a number of faculties and alumni of the university who have been awarded Nobel Prizes, Pulitzer Prize and Guggenheim Fellowship. Faculties of the university serve in the National Academies of Engineering, Sciences, and Medicine. Some of the Noble Prize winners are Paul Romer (Economic Sciences) and Donna Strickland ’89 (Ph.D.) and Gérard Mourou (Physics). Other than this, some other known names associated with the university include Mary Armstrong, vice president of Boeing and Myles Brand, president of NCAA.

Full Time MBA
  • Duration - 2 Years
  • Exams Accepted - GMAT : Accepted, GRE : Accepted
  • Fees - INR 35.2 Lakh (1st Year Tuition Fees)

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MS in Business Analytics
  • Duration - 10 Months
  • Exams Accepted - GMAT : Accepted, GRE : Accepted
  • Fees - INR 50.9 Lakh (1st Year Tuition Fees)

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Master of Science in Finance
  • Duration - 1.5-2 Years
  • Exams Accepted - GMAT : Accepted, GRE : Accepted
  • Fees - INR 59.9 Lakh (1st Year Tuition Fees)

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MS in Mechanical engineering
  • Duration - 2 Years
  • Exams Accepted - GRE : Accepted, IELTS : Accepted
  • Fees - INR 19.6 Lakh (1st Year Tuition Fees)

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Masters in Dental Science
  • Duration - 2 Years
  • Exams Accepted - IELTS : 5
  • Fees - INR 19.9 Lakh (1st Year Tuition Fees)

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B.S. in Computer Science
  • Duration - 4 Years
  • Exams Accepted - IELTS : 7.5, TOEFL : 100
  • Fees - INR 41.9 Lakh (1st Year Tuition Fees)

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Entry Criteria

MBA - 1 CourseGMAT - Accepted
GRE - Accepted
IELTS - 7.5 & Above
MIM - 2 CoursesGRE - Accepted
IELTS - 7.5 & Above
TOEFL - 100 & Above
MS - 1 CourseGRE - Accepted
IELTS - Accepted
TOEFL - Accepted
BE/Btech - 1 CourseIELTS - 7.5 & Above
TOEFL - 100 & Above
Other Courses - 1 CourseIELTS - 5 & Above

Admission Requirement

DocumentsSOP - Not required
LOR - Needed for all courses
Essays - Needed for all courses
CV - Needed for all courses
Additional documents - Required
Application feesUSD 90
Type of deadlineRolling
Intake Season & DeadlinesFall - 31ˢᵗ Mar - 1ˢᵗ May 2021

Approximate Fees

CoursesDurationTuition Fees
MBA - 1 Course24 MonthsINR 35.2L
USD 48,000
MIM - 2 Courses0.8 - 2 YearsINR 50.9L - 59.9L
USD 69,500 - 81,750
MS - 1 Course24 MonthsINR 19.6L
USD 26,760
BE/Btech - 1 Course4 YearsINR 41.9L
USD 57,188
Other Courses - 1 Course2 YearsINR 19.9L
USD 27,230


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