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Engineering : Princeton University

Princeton University
Address1 Nassau Hall
TypePrivate not-for-profit
LevelFour or more years
Total Students8138
Student to Faculty Ratio5:1
Admission Rate7.13%
Carnegie ClassificationResearch Universities (very high research activity)
Undergrad Application Fees$65
Grad Application Fees$90
EnrollmentFees (/yr)Required Fees(/yr)
Undergrad In-State$43450$0
Undergrad Out-State$43450$0
Grad In-State$43450$1900
Grad Out-State$43450$1900
SAT Score**
SectionScore (25/75) percentile
Critical Reading690/790
ACT Score**
SectionScore (25/75) percentile
**Above numbers are at University/College level (not for a particular department or program)


Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Computer Engineering- General
Electrical- Electronics and Communications Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Operations Research

Top ranked university close to NYC

Princeton University has one of the lowest acceptance rates in country.

Recently admitted students had over 550 on the GRE verbal portion and over 700 on the GRE quantitative portion with scores varying across departments and programs.

50% of the enrollments in Graduate Engineering program are international students. Department of Computer Science

All materials must reach the Graduate Admissions Office by the December 15, deadline. The only exception is GRE and TOEFL scores, which must reach us by January 15. GRE Q>161 and GRE AWA >=4.5. Average TOEFL score is around 107. Minimum IELTS : 7.0

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Applications for admission to graduate study are only accepted Once A Year. Qualified and interested students with degrees in mathematics, materials, physics, chemical, civil, or electrical engineering are also encouraged to apply.

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GRE Scores and Admissions