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Brown University

Providence, Rhode Island

USA

iSC Global Rank:

99

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About

Brown University is an Ivy League university founded in 1764. It has a very rigorous approach to education, and Brown's graduate and professional programs offer intensive learning and research experiences. Brown University's research work focuses on finding solutions to pressing local, national, and international issues. It also has a rich network of alumni, including 56 Rhodes Scholars, 54 members of the U.S. Congress, 52 Gates scholars of Cambridge, 14 MacArthur Fellows, 21 Pulitzer Prize winners, and 49 Marshall Scholars. 

Situated in Rhode Island, USA, Brown University's campus includes 230 buildings spread across 150 acres. Students all across the globe compete for a seat in this prestigious University as studies and recreation are integrated into and around the University campus. Boombox karaoke, Waterfire, Fantastic culture, Riverwalk Park, etc., are some of the extraordinary rewards students at Brown University get within the heart of Rhode Island's vibrant capital city.

Brown University is known for its ‘The Open Curriculum”, a flexible approach to pushing undergraduates to be creative thinkers, intellectual risk-takers and entrepreneurial problem-solvers. The curriculum was inspired by Francis Wyland (Brown’s fourth president) who stated that students should have the freedom to “study what he chose, all that he chose, and nothing but what he chose”. The curriculum gives students the flexibility to develop a customized course of study.   

Some notable alumni of the university include John Krasinki (Actor), Emma Watson (Actress), Ted Turner (American Entrepreneur) and John F Kennedy Jr. (American lawyer). 

Ranking & Accolades

99

iSC Global

Regional

39

iSC Regional

U.S. News

119

U.S. News

QS

60

QS

Times

64

Times

    1. Brown University ranks "#14" in "National Universities" and "#101" in "Best Global Universities" by "U.S. News & World Report."
    2. Brown University is ranked "#60" in "Top Universities" by "QS World University Rankings."
    3. It is ranked "#61" in "World University Rankings 2022" by "Times Higher Education."

Admission

Here's what Brown University looks for in a student during the selection process. Learn about Brown University's admission criteria, rate, and requirements below.

Acceptance Rate8 %

Undergraduate

Application Fee

75 USD

Minimum GPA

-

SAT Range

-

ACT Range

-

IELTS Range

8

TOEFL Range

600 (pBT) , 100 (iBT)

PTE Range

-

Graduate

Application Fee

75 USD

Minimum GPA

-

GRE Range

-

GMAT Range

-

IELTS Range

7

TOEFL Range

577 (pBT) , 90 (iBT)

PTE Range

-

Courses

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Africana Studies

Doctorate

Degree

-

Tenure

60,944 USD

Tuition Fee

Africana Studies

Bachelors

Degree

-

Tenure

60,944 USD

Tuition Fee

American Studies

Doctorate

Degree

-

Tenure

60,944 USD

Tuition Fee

American Studies

Bachelors

Degree

-

Tenure

60,944 USD

Tuition Fee

Fees

The cost is an important aspect of choosing your dream college. Get detailed information about Brown University’s tuition fees, living expenses and financial aid opportunities below. 

Note: All the costs mentioned below are average costs annually

Undergraduate

Tuition Fee

59,254 USD

Cost of Attendance

80,448 USD

Scholarships

42,455 USD

Accomodation

15,908 USD

Graduate

Tuition Fee

-

Cost of Attendance

3,846 USD

Scholarships

42,455 USD

Accomodation

-

Highlights

Find miscellaneous information about students, campus and faculty of Brown University below.

Total Students

10257

International Students

20%

Student Gender Distribution

Male

Male

46%

Female

Female

54%

Student Faculty Ratio

Students

6

:

Faculty

01

Graduation Rate

96 %

Avg. Earning after Graduation (annually)

63,433 USD

Accomodation for Undergrad

Available (On-Campus)

Accomodation for Grad

Available (On-Campus)

Saudi Arabian Ministry of Education

Approved

Additional Info

Brown University was the first Ivy League university to accept students from all religious affiliations. 

Application Process

Online

International Email

admission@brown.edu

International Phone

+1 4018631000

Website

https://www.brown.edu/

Location

Frequently Asked Questions

Most asked questions related to the university

When should I submit official college transcripts to Brown University?

If you are applying to the Graduate School at the Brown University, then you must furnish official transcripts.

Can I get a scholarship for a PhD at Brown University?

The Graduate School at Brown University offers incoming doctoral students five years of guaranteed financial support.

What is the minimum eligibility criteria for a master's degree at Brown University?

The minimum requirements for a master's degree at Brown University are admission to the program and, typically, eight graduate-level courses successfully completed.

Are there any exceptional opportunities at Brown University?

Yes. Open Graduate Education, Certificate Programs at the Sheridan Center, and Research Travel Grants are some of the outstanding opportunities at Brown University.

What are the campus facilities at Brown University?

The main campus of Brown University occupies 151.7 acres on the East Side of Providence and in the Knowledge District, including 243 buildings.