Carnegie Mellon University - USA ,Pittsburgh,USA

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Carnegie Mellon University is a private and global research university in the city of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Andrew Carnegie founded the university as Carnegie Technical Schools in 1900 and it became Carnegie Institute of Technology granting four-year degrees in the year 1912. It was united in the year 1967 with the Mellon Institute of Industrial Research to establish Carnegie Mellon University. Now, it has transformed into international university granting degrees in various locations including the campus in Silicon Valley and as well as international campuses in Qatar, Africa and Australia.

Carnegie Mellon University has independent schools and seven colleges that all offers interdisciplinary programmes including the College of Engineering, Dietrich College of Social Science and Humanities, Mellon College of Science, College of Fine Arts, the School of Computer Science, H. John Heinz III College of Information Systems and Public Policy, and Tepper School of Business. Carnegie Mellon University has five libraries namely the Hunt Library, Qatar Library, the Mellon Institute Library, the Roger Sorrells Science & Engineering Library and the Posner Center.

Carnegie Mellon University has over 14,799 students enrolled in the university from 109 countries, faculty and staff of over 5,000 and 109,945 alumni representing 140+ Countries across the world. The campus in Qatar offers a full undergraduate module which offers a degree in business administration, computer science, information systems, biology, and computational biology. Also, the campus in Silicon Valley is considered best for masters programs including Software Management and Software Engineering.

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Carnegie Mellon University has independent schools and seven colleges that all offers interdisciplinary programmes including the College of Engineering, Dietrich College of Social Science and Humanities, Mellon College of Science, College of Fine Arts, the School of Computer Science, H. John Heinz III College of Information Systems and Public Policy, and Tepper School of Business. Carnegie Mellon University has five libraries namely the Hunt Library, Qatar Library, the Mellon Institute Library, the Roger Sorrells Science & Engineering Library and the Posner Center.

Carnegie Mellon University has over 14,799 students enrolled in the university from 109 countries, faculty and staff of over 5,000 and 109,945 alumni representing 140+ Countries across the world. The campus in Qatar offers a full undergraduate module which offers a degree in business administration, computer science, information systems, biology, and computational biology. Also, the campus in Silicon Valley is considered best for masters programs including Software Management and Software Engineering.

The alumni and staff of the university have found many new companies including Adobe Systems in 1982 whose co-founder was Charles Geschke and Duolingo in 2011 whose founders are Luis von Ahn and Severin Hacker. The university has been awarded in the past and still winning in the present day including 12 Turing Award, 20 Nobel Prize Laureate, 23 Members of the American Academy of Sciences & Arts, 79 Members of the National Academics, 47 Tony Award Laureates and 124 Emmy Award Winners.

Carnegie Mellon Students is home to many student organizations and art galleries. Student organization offers opportunities in the areas of social, media, sport, political, religious, cultural and academic. The university houses many art galleries including The Frame which is a fully devoted student gallery and Regina Gouger Miller Gallery that showcases the art of professional artists.

Year of establishment1900
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Also Known AsCMU
Total International Students6325
Size of Campus in acres140
Male/Female Ratio0.74
Faculty/Student Ratio10
Endowments ValueUS Dollar 1 billion
No.of Campuses2
Yearly Hostel & Meals Expense14966 USD
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Esha Mundra | B.S. in Computer Science - Batch of 2025
Reviewed on 10 Jun 2022
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3.9
Challenging but worth-it!

Tips: The program is very rigorous for those who are very passionate about what they are studying. Compared to other universities, you spend more time here working. The college experience here will be very rewarding only if you are very passionate about the program.

Likes (Post study jobs): Companies recruit students from Carnegie Mellon especially for Computer Science very aggressively. We get big technology companies. There are career fairs and networking opportunities, and the university provides students with opportunities...

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Dhiraj yadav | B.S. in Physics - Batch of 2015
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One of the best college.

Tips: You should know about the Indian ambassy and other helpline numbers who can help in emergency situations. And about other assistance in foreign countries.

Likes (Student Life): Student life over there is good as one can experience lot of things and activities over there and enjoy with friends. It will be a great experience.  

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Carnegie Mellon University - USA Fees

CoursesDuration1st Year Tuition Fees
MS(82 Courses)(1 year-4 years)USD 23.99 K - 86.19 K
MIM(16 Courses)(9 months-4 years)USD 24.42 K - 89.14 K
MBA/PGDM(1 Courses)(21 months)USD 67.04 K
B.E. / B.Tech(19 Courses)(4-5 years)USD 51.95 K - 55.12 K
B.Sc.(20 Courses)(4-5 years)USD 55.12 K
BBA(10 Courses)(4 years)USD 55.12 K
M.Arch(3 Courses)(16 months-2 years)USD 37.34 K
MFA(6 Courses)(18 months-3 years)USD 33.75 K - 34.76 K
M.A.(7 Courses)(1 year-4 years)USD 24.42 K - 67.74 K
M.Des(1 Courses)(2 years)USD 40.22 K

Carnegie Mellon University - USA Scholarships

Narotam Sekhsaria’s Scholarships
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Engineering,Computers,Science + 4 more
K.C. Mahindra Scholarships For Post-Graduate Studies Abroad
Rs. 8,00,000
Engineering,Computers,Science + 4 more
Hani Zeini Scholarship
Rs. 74,390
Engineering,Computers,Science + 2 more
Harvey Fellowship
Rs. 11,90,240
Science,Humanities,Business

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Carnegie Mellon University - USA Entry Criteria

CoursesExams
MS(82 Courses)

: 84.0-100.0

: 6.5-8.5

: Accepted

MIM(16 Courses)

: 6.5-7.0

: 84.0-100.0

: Accepted

MBA/PGDM(1 Courses)

: Accepted

: Accepted

: Accepted

B.E. / B.Tech(19 Courses)

: 7.5 & Above

: 102.0 & Above

: Accepted

B.Sc.(20 Courses)

: 7.5 & Above

: 102.0 & Above

: Accepted

BBA(10 Courses)

: 7.5 & Above

: 102.0 & Above

: Accepted

M.Arch(3 Courses)

: 7.0 & Above

: 100.0 & Above

MFA(6 Courses)

: 7.0-7.5

: 96.0-100.0

M.A.(7 Courses)

: 6.5-7.5

: 84.0-108.0

M.Des(1 Courses)

: 7.5 & Above

: 102.0 & Above

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On-campus Accommodation

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  • At Carnegie Mellon University, living on campus provides:
    • A 24/7 community of support
    • A place where safety and security are top priorities
    • A residential experience that fosters personal development, meaningful engagement, and life-long relationships
    • Convenience to all academic buildings, the student center, and 34 dining locations
    • Fully furnished rooms and spaces
    • All-inclusive living, including housing, utilities, cable, and Internet
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  • The average rent is 650 to 850 USD/month
  • The residence type features a diverse array of floor plans ranging from studio to one, two and three bedroom apartment homes
  • Each floor plan includes in-unit laundry and stylish finishes like granite countertops and plush carpeted bedrooms
  • The student residences are fully furnished with all the basic amenities such as electricity, water, gas and unlimited internet access all inclusive in the rent
  • Private and Shared bedroom options are also available

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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 26.3 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 1094 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
Part Time Work
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Cost of Visa ApplicationUSD 160 = INR 12,428.8
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Location
University CityPittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Size of cityMedium
Population of City3,02,407
Wikipedia Linkhttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pittsburgh

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5000 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
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