Boston College ,,USA

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Established in the year 1863, Boston College (abbreviated as BC) is a privately-owned research university in Massachusetts, United States. Originally founded as an undergraduate college for liberal arts by Jesuits, the Society of Jesus, the institution started operating officially on 5th September 1864 in a small building situated on Harrison Avenue in South end of Boston. The institution holds accreditation from the New England Commission of Higher Education and New England Association of Schools and Colleges. It is affiliated to the Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities and the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities.

BC has its main campus in the picturesque neighbourhood of Chestnut Hill and two satellite campuses in Brighton and Newton. Each of the campuses features a range of facilities and services to ensure an excellent study and stay experience for the students. The 175-acre Chestnut Hill Campus has the oldest buildings of the university that house most of the academic facilities, dining points, student residences and numerous athletic fields. The 65-acre Brighton Campus has the McMullen Museum of Art, theology and ministry school, administrative offices and newly-built athletic spaces.

Newton Campus is a 40-acre land site comprising the law school, sports facilities and several residence halls for freshmen. The institution has the main library (O'Neill Library) and seven other subject-specific libraries holding a rare and unique collection of more than three million volumes. The university maintains 30 residence halls that accommodate about 90% of the senior students. Boston College has six schools and two colleges that offer undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in over 50 areas of st

BC has its main campus in the picturesque neighbourhood of Chestnut Hill and two satellite campuses in Brighton and Newton. Each of the campuses features a range of facilities and services to ensure an excellent study and stay experience for the students. The 175-acre Chestnut Hill Campus has the oldest buildings of the university that house most of the academic facilities, dining points, student residences and numerous athletic fields. The 65-acre Brighton Campus has the McMullen Museum of Art, theology and ministry school, administrative offices and newly-built athletic spaces.

Newton Campus is a 40-acre land site comprising the law school, sports facilities and several residence halls for freshmen. The institution has the main library (O'Neill Library) and seven other subject-specific libraries holding a rare and unique collection of more than three million volumes. The university maintains 30 residence halls that accommodate about 90% of the senior students. Boston College has six schools and two colleges that offer undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in over 50 areas of study. The students can choose to pursue programmes in fields like economics, finance, biology, political science, communications, psychology, nursing, human development, computer science, English, theology and arts. At present, the total student enrolment at Boston College is 14,600, out of which 53% are female students and 47% males. International students make up to 8% of the student body. It has 860 full-time faculty members on the roll, with 93% of them having doctoral degrees. The student-to-teacher ratio at BC is 11:1. Additionally, it has 273 student organisations, 40 intramural clubs and 31 women's and men's NCAA Division I sports teams.

Boston College has a vast alumni network of over 182,736 graduates, which includes popular and successful names like Kevin Allocca (YouTuber), Steve Barry (Managing Director at Goldman Sachs & Co.), Doug Flutie (Sports Broadcaster), Jared Dudley (NBA Player), Paloma Hernandez (CEO and founder of Urban Health Plan Inc.) and Clinton Kelly (Television Personality, Designer and Author).

Year of establishment1863
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Total International Students1878
Size of Campus in acres120
Male/Female Ratio1.12
Faculty/Student Ratio12
Endowments ValueUS Dollar 2 billion
No.of Campuses3
Yearly Hostel & Meals Expense13818 USD
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Boston College Fees

CoursesDuration1st Year Tuition Fees
MIM(1 Courses)(1 year)USD 54.18 K
MBA/PGDM(1 Courses)(2 years)USD 45.34 K
B.E. / B.Tech(1 Courses)(4 years)USD 49.12 K
BBA(1 Courses)(4 years)USD 49.12 K
B.Sc.(1 Courses)(4 years)USD 49.12 K

Boston College Scholarships

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K.C. Mahindra Scholarships For Post-Graduate Studies Abroad
Rs. 8,00,000
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Hani Zeini Scholarship
Rs. 74,390
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Harvey Fellowship
Rs. 11,90,240
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Boston College Entry Criteria

CoursesExams
MIM(1 Courses)

: Accepted

: Accepted

: 7.5 & Above

MBA/PGDM(1 Courses)

: Accepted

: 7.5 & Above

: 100.0 & Above

B.E. / B.Tech(1 Courses)

: Accepted

: 7.5 & Above

: 100.0 & Above

BBA(1 Courses)

: 1600.0 & Above

: 7.5 & Above

: 100.0 & Above

B.Sc.(1 Courses)

: 1600.0 & Above

: 7.5 & Above

: 100.0 & Above

On-campus Accommodation

Available

Boston College offers accommodation to its students with double, triple, quadruple, or forced-triple* room with proper meal-plans

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Includes room rate of $8610 and meal plan of $5208
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Off-campus Accommodation

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  • The average rent is 1050 to 1150 USD/month
  • The residence type includes studio apartments, 3 bedroom apartments, 4 bedroom apartments and shared apartments
  • Amenities include On-Site Laundry and Washer / Dryer Connections
  • All-inclusive rent covering electric, water, cable, trash & recycling
  • Towels and bed linen are included in the rent along with a free monthly cleaning service in most of the apartments

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Studying USA Details
Average 1st Year Tuition Cost
MS INR 23.5 L
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BE/Btech INR 26.3 L
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BSc INR 26.5 L
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BBA INR 23.8 L
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MA INR 24.6 L
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MIM INR 27.2 L
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MBA INR 28.8 L
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MFA INR 27.3 L
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MEng INR 26.5 L
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MArch INR 29.8 L
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MEM INR 21.7 L
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BHM INR 23.5 L
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MDes INR 35.4 L
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MASc INR 22.9 L
Average Hostel & Meals Expense

INR 8.8 L (based on 1090 colleges listed on Studyabroad.shiksha.com)

Average Admission Exam ScoresTOEFL: 80
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IELTS: 6.5
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PTE: 54
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GRE: 293
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GMAT: 500
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SAT: 1050
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ACT: 21
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Location
University CityBoston, Massachusetts, USA
Size of cityMedium
Population of City6,85,094
Wikipedia Linkhttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boston
Campuses
140 Commonwealth Avenue Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
2121 Commonwealth Avenue Brighton, MA 02135
885 Centre Street Newton Centre, MA 02459

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Boston College, 140 Commonwealth Avenue, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467

Boston ( Massachusetts)

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