Lehigh University ,Bethlehem,USA

  • Bethlehem,USA

Established in 1865, Lehigh University is a privately-owned research university. Businessman Asa Packer was the founder of this institution. An amount of $500,000 was donated by him to create a whole new institution for the “intellectual and moral improvement” of the people.

The University’s three campuses are located in Bethlehem, Pa., and comprise 1,600 acres. Lehigh’s main academic Asa Packer Campus, encompassing approximately 360 acres on the north slope of South Mountain overlooking Bethlehem. The 500-acre Murray H. Goodman campus includes the Murray H. Goodman Stadium and other athletic fields, as well as the 6,000-seat Stabler Athletic and Convocation Center, the Philip Rauch Field House, the Cundey Varsity House, the Lewis Indoor Tennis Facility, and the Ulrich Sports Complex. Lehigh bought Mountaintop campus from Bethlehem Steel Corp. in 1986. The campus contains 670 acres of woods and a 72-acre research site with 8 buildings, including a landmark tower building visible for miles around.

Lehigh maintains five colleges namely the College of Arts and Sciences, P.C. Rossin College of Engineering and Applied Science, the College of Business, the College of Education, and the College of Health. The College of Arts and Sciences roughly holds 37 percent of the university's undergraduate student population. The university offers a variety of degree p

The University’s three campuses are located in Bethlehem, Pa., and comprise 1,600 acres. Lehigh’s main academic Asa Packer Campus, encompassing approximately 360 acres on the north slope of South Mountain overlooking Bethlehem. The 500-acre Murray H. Goodman campus includes the Murray H. Goodman Stadium and other athletic fields, as well as the 6,000-seat Stabler Athletic and Convocation Center, the Philip Rauch Field House, the Cundey Varsity House, the Lewis Indoor Tennis Facility, and the Ulrich Sports Complex. Lehigh bought Mountaintop campus from Bethlehem Steel Corp. in 1986. The campus contains 670 acres of woods and a 72-acre research site with 8 buildings, including a landmark tower building visible for miles around.

Lehigh maintains five colleges namely the College of Arts and Sciences, P.C. Rossin College of Engineering and Applied Science, the College of Business, the College of Education, and the College of Health. The College of Arts and Sciences roughly holds 37 percent of the university's undergraduate student population. The university offers a variety of degree programs, including Bachelor of Arts, Master of Science, Master of Engineering, Master of Business Administration, Bachelor of Science, Master of Education, Master of Arts, and Doctor of Philosophy. The university is offering undergraduate programs since the 1971-72 academic year.

As per the records of 2019, the university is offering education to more than 5,040 undergraduate students and over 1,700 graduate students. It holds a student-faculty ratio of 9:1. Moreover, each class holds an average of 28 students. Other than this, the university offers more than 2,300 programs and courses, including 100 plus undergraduate degrees, 87 research-based Ph.D., certificate, professional master's degree, and 20 plus interdisciplinary programs. Apart from this, the university offers 250 study abroad programs in over 70 countries. The university has a total of 540 full-time faculty and 95 percent of faculty hold terminal degrees in their fields

Lehigh University has proudly shaped the personalities of a number of Pulitzer Prize winners, Fulbright Fellows, members of the National Academy of Sciences, members of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences, and National Medal of Science winners. Some of the known alumni include Ali Al-Naimi (Saudi Arabia's former Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources), Harry J. Buncke (father of microsurgery), Stephen J. Benkovic (known chemist and National Medal of Science recipient) and Pongpol Adireksarn (deputy prime minister of Thailand).

Year of establishment1865
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Size of Campus in acres1600
Male/Female Ratio0.81
Faculty/Student Ratio9
Endowments ValueUS Dollar 11 million
No.of Campuses3
Yearly Hostel & Meals Expense14340 USD
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Lehigh University Fees

CoursesDuration1st Year Tuition Fees
MS(5 Courses)(18 months-2 years)USD 22.5 K - 25.71 K
MBA/PGDM(1 Courses)(1 year)USD 68.9 K
MIM(1 Courses)(18-24 months)USD 25.71 K
B.E. / B.Tech(2 Courses)(3-4 years)USD 54.79 K
BBA(1 Courses)(4 years)USD 54.79 K
MEng(1 Courses)(18-24 months)USD 25.71 K

Lehigh University Scholarships

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Rs. 11,90,240
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Lehigh University Entry Criteria

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MS(5 Courses)

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  • University provides various types of accomodation like Apartment/Suite Housing, Co-ed Housing, Housing for Residential Fellows, Traditional Housing and Graduate Student Housing 
  • All first-year undergraduate and Graduate students are required to live on campus
  • Most residence hall rooms are doubles, with a limited number of singles and triples. All residence hall rooms are equipped with a telephone line, cable and direct Internet access. Lounges, kitchens and study rooms gives ample room to work, relax and enjoy time with fellow students
  • Graduate Students Housing Options include: 230 W. Packer House, Packer House, Saucon Village, and Affiliated Housing
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MS INR 22.9 L
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BE/Btech INR 26 L
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BSc INR 25.8 L
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BBA INR 23.6 L
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MA INR 23.4 L
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MIM INR 26.9 L
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MBA INR 28.9 L
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MFA INR 27 L
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MArch INR 29.7 L
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MEM INR 21.4 L
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BHM INR 22.9 L
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MASc INR 21.9 L
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MDes INR 33.2 L
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Average Admission Exam ScoresTOEFL: 79
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IELTS: 6.5
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PTE: 54
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GRE: 294
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GMAT: 500
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SAT: 1053
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ACT: 44
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