The George Washington University ,Washington D.C.,USA

  • Washington D.C.,USA

George Washington University is a private research university that was established in 1821. It is associated with NAICU, CUWMA, SURA, and ORAU. Earlier, the university was known as the Columbian University and in 1904, its name was changed to the current name, George Washington University. Also, the university is popularly known for organizing big events like Presidential debates, hosting World Bank meetings, and managing conference for International Monetary Fund's Annual Meetings.

The university comprises of three campuses, namely Mount Venom Campus, Foggy Bottom Campus, and the Virginia Science and Technology Campus. The accommodation facilities are available at the Mount Venom and Foggy Bottom campuses. There are three libraries that are located at the Virginia Science and Technology campus, including Gelman library, Himmelfarb Health Sciences Library, and the Virginia Science and Technology Library. The libraries contain thousands of books and novels. Foggy Bottom is the main campus and is spread across 43 acres of land. It includes residence halls along with all the required facilities. Some of the most famous residential halls are Potomac house, Mitchell Hall, Thurston Hall, Guthridge hall, Philip Amsterdam Hall, and the Madison hall.

The university offers undergraduate, postgraduate and study abroad programs in various areas of study. GW University is known to be the largest institute of higher education. Approximately 12,000 undergraduates and 16,000 graduate students enrolled at all locations coming from all 50 states, Washington, D.C., Federated St

The university comprises of three campuses, namely Mount Venom Campus, Foggy Bottom Campus, and the Virginia Science and Technology Campus. The accommodation facilities are available at the Mount Venom and Foggy Bottom campuses. There are three libraries that are located at the Virginia Science and Technology campus, including Gelman library, Himmelfarb Health Sciences Library, and the Virginia Science and Technology Library. The libraries contain thousands of books and novels. Foggy Bottom is the main campus and is spread across 43 acres of land. It includes residence halls along with all the required facilities. Some of the most famous residential halls are Potomac house, Mitchell Hall, Thurston Hall, Guthridge hall, Philip Amsterdam Hall, and the Madison hall.

The university offers undergraduate, postgraduate and study abroad programs in various areas of study. GW University is known to be the largest institute of higher education. Approximately 12,000 undergraduates and 16,000 graduate students enrolled at all locations coming from all 50 states, Washington, D.C., Federated States of Micronesia, Guam, Marshall Islands, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, and 132 countries. GW has 119 endowed faculty positions, and nine faculty members currently are members of the National Academies. GW is also recognized among the top-producing institutions for Fulbright Scholars, with more than 83 current and former scholars serving within the university’s ranks

The university comprises of some of the notable research centers and institutes, namely the Centre for Advanced Study of Human Paleobiology, GW Cancer institute, Biostatistics Centre, Regulatory Studies Centre, Centre for Aging, and the Institute for MEMS & VLSI Technology. These centers & institutes help students gain practical knowledge in their respective areas of study. They are guided under experienced faculty members. Also, they are given opportunities for a site visit for exposure.

GW University has a list of notable alumni that includes William Barr (Present Attorney General of the United States), Shahid Abbasi (21st Prime Minister of Pakistan), Kun-Hee Lee (Chairman of Samsung), J. William Fulbright (Founder of Fulbright Program), and Julius Axelrod (Nobel Prize in Medicine).

Year of establishment1821
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Also Known AsGWU
Total International Students3700
Male/Female Ratio1.46
UG/PG Course Ratio2.3
Endowments ValueUS Dollar 1 billion
No.of Campuses3
Yearly Hostel & Meals Expense13010 USD
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The George Washington University Fees

CoursesDuration1st Year Tuition Fees
MIM(3 Courses)(16-24 months)USD 30.42 K - 45.05 K
MBA/PGDM(2 Courses)(21 months-2 years)USD 52.41 K - 60.34 K
BBA(1 Courses)(4 years)USD 56.07 K

The George Washington University Scholarships

Narotam Sekhsaria’s Scholarships
Not available
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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The George Washington University Entry Criteria

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MIM(3 Courses)

: 6.0-7.0

: 80.0-100.0

: 53.0-68.0

MBA/PGDM(2 Courses)

: Accepted

: Accepted

: 6.0 & Above

BBA(1 Courses)

: Accepted

: 6.5 & Above

: 90.0 & Above

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On-campus Accommodation

Available

  • GW’s have 48 distinctive residence options range from traditional coed halls and apartment-style halls with private bathrooms to Scholars' Village townhouses for upperclassmen and independent-living high-rises.
    • Residence hall amenities include:
      • Cable television
      • Data connections for each student
      • Voice connections for each room
      • Microwaves and refrigerators in each room (Many residence halls have kitchens.)
    • The Mount Vernon Campus features:
      • 23 wooded acres
      • An upscale residential neighborhood
      • Six residence halls
      • Campus Dining Location: Pelham Commons (located in West Hall)
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Off-campus Accommodation

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  • The residence option includes Flats, Houses, Private rooms, Studio apartments, and Shared rooms
  • The average room prices for:
    • Shared Room is $1,161/month
    • Private Room is $3,131/month
    • Entire Room is $2,544/month
  • Facilities include Shared Kitchen, Air Conditioning, Electricity, Gas, Laundry, 24-hours Security and Wi-Fi, TV etc.
  • Some apartments also include Gym facility

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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
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Location
University CityWashington D.C., Virginia, USA
Size of cityMedium
Population of City6,94,000
Wikipedia Linkhttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Washington,_D.C.

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The George Washington University
2121 Eye Street, NW
Washington, DC 20052

Washington D.C. ( Virginia)

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