University of Iowa ,Iowa City,USA

  • Iowa City,USA

Founded in the year 1847, the University of Iowa is a publically-owned research university in Iowa. It is the earliest and the second-largest university in Iowa. It started operating in 1855 with students in the Old Mechanics Building, the current location of Seashore Hall. The institution is affiliated to the Universities Research Association, Big Ten Academic Alliance and the Association of American Universities. The institute has a sports affiliation from NCAA Division I. Spread over 1,880 acres, the university campus consists of state-of-the-art academic, recreational and housing facilities for students. The River Iowa flowing through the campus divides it into the western and eastern sections.

The University of Iowa maintains the most extensive library in the state. Its library system comprises of the Central Library, Law Library, Hardin Library for Health Sciences and 5 department libraries. It holds more than 5,000,000 bound volumes, over 200,000 rare books and approximately 1000 historical manuscripts. Besides, the library also possesses a collection of culinary arts, television and film scripts, comic books and science fiction. The campus offers excellent athletic facilities for various sports like football, hockey, wrestling, golf, basketball, soccer, softball, baseball, tennis, gymnastics, swimming, diving and volleyball. It has 11 residence halls providing on-campus accommodation to students. Other on-campus facilities include a wellness centre, field house, gymnasium, field house, recreation complex and several museums. The university has 11 colleges that offer courses in 200 different areas of study including medicine, dentistry, education, engineering, law, arts, sciences, aerospace, public health, business, computer science and management. It also offers dista

The University of Iowa maintains the most extensive library in the state. Its library system comprises of the Central Library, Law Library, Hardin Library for Health Sciences and 5 department libraries. It holds more than 5,000,000 bound volumes, over 200,000 rare books and approximately 1000 historical manuscripts. Besides, the library also possesses a collection of culinary arts, television and film scripts, comic books and science fiction. The campus offers excellent athletic facilities for various sports like football, hockey, wrestling, golf, basketball, soccer, softball, baseball, tennis, gymnastics, swimming, diving and volleyball. It has 11 residence halls providing on-campus accommodation to students. Other on-campus facilities include a wellness centre, field house, gymnasium, field house, recreation complex and several museums. The university has 11 colleges that offer courses in 200 different areas of study including medicine, dentistry, education, engineering, law, arts, sciences, aerospace, public health, business, computer science and management. It also offers distance learning programmes in social work, strategic communications and liberal arts.

The institution has about 500 student organizations and clubs, focused on games, sports, politics, lifestyle, dance, music, theatre and various other activities. There are 22 sports teams, known as Hawkeyes, which participate in different intercollegiate competitions. The student body of the university consists of students from all 50 states of the U.S. and 115 countries of the world. Currently, the university has about 32,948 students, which includes 23,989 undergraduates and 8,959 enrolled for post-graduation courses. There are about 2060 academic staff members who are great researchers, skilled businessmen, health care professionals and Pulitzer Prize winners. The student-faculty ratio at the university is 16:1.

The university maintains a global alumni network of over 250,000 graduates. James Van Allen, the world-famous physicist who invented the two radiation belts that circle the earth, is a notable alumnus of the University of Iowa. Other names in the list of distinguished alumni are B. J. Armstrong (Former Footballer), Mildred Wirt Benson (Nancy Drew Collection's Author), Terry Branstad (American Politician), John W. Irving (Novelist), Al Jarreau (Jazz Performer), Ashton Kutcher (Actor), Max A. Collins (Author), Flannery O'Connor (Novelist), Gene Wilder (Actor), Juanita Kidd Stout (Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice) and Richard W. Maibaum (Producer and Screenwriter).

Year of establishment1847
Website

Go to website...

Also Known AsUI
Total International Students3407
Male/Female Ratio1.08
UG/PG Course Ratio0.95
Faculty/Student Ratio16
Endowments ValueUS Dollar 1 billion
No.of Campuses1
Yearly Hostel & Meals Expense9961 USD
International Students Website

Go to website...

Want to know your chances of admission in this university?

University of Iowa Fees

CoursesDuration1st Year Tuition Fees
MIM(1 Courses)(16 months)USD 34.46 K
B.E. / B.Tech(3 Courses)(4 years)USD 28.76 K - 29.78 K
BBA(1 Courses)(4 years)USD 30.29 K
MS(1 Courses)(18-24 months)USD 43.17 K

University of Iowa Scholarships

International Distinction In Education Award
Rs. 7,37,600
Engineering,Computers,Business
Electrical And Computer Engineering Scholarships For Undergraduate Students(Non Current)
Rs. 12,08,460
Engineering
Peace, Charlie One World Scholarship
Rs. 1,83,100
Engineering,Computers,Business
Electrical And Computer Engineering Scholarships For Current Undergraduate Students
Rs. 4,76,060
Engineering

Download Brochure

Tell Us About Yourself
A. Study Preferences
Please select a course
When do you plan to start?
Have you given any study abroad exam?

1,42,770 brochures downloaded till date.

University of Iowa Entry Criteria

CoursesExams
MIM(1 Courses)

: 7.0 & Above

: 100.0 & Above

B.E. / B.Tech(3 Courses)

: Accepted

: 6.5 & Above

: 80.0 & Above

BBA(1 Courses)

: 1230.0 & Above

: 6.5 & Above

: 80.0 & Above

MS(1 Courses)

: Accepted

: 7.0 & Above

: 81.0 & Above

University of Iowa Admissions

Documents
Application fees
Type of deadline
Intake Season & Deadlines

On-campus Accommodation

Available

  • The university offers on-campus accommodation to its students  
  • University of Iowa residence hall rooms are air-conditioned and furnished with a lofted twin XL bed, desk and chair, chest of drawers, closet, trash, and recycling containers, window covering, telephone jack, cable TV jack, Ethernet jack, and wifi
  • 94% of new incoming first-year students choose to live on campus
https://housing.uiowa.edu...
Catlett Room(Quad with Air & Pod Configuration)- $6006 and Meals- $3955
https://housing.uiowa.edu...

Off-campus Accommodation

Available

  • The average rent is 550 to 750 USD/month
  • The residence type includes studio apartments, 3 bedroom apartments, 4 bedroom apartments and shared apartments
  • The apartments are fully furnished with free Hi-speed WIFI and central air-conditioning facility
  • The student residences are located in the centre of one of the most pleasant and quiet neighbourhoods in Iowa City with easy access to the University area

Know more about Studying in USA

Studying USA Details
Average 1st Year Tuition Cost
MS INR 22.9 L
|
BE/Btech INR 26 L
|
BSc INR 25.8 L
|
BBA INR 23.6 L
|
MA INR 23.4 L
|
MIM INR 26.9 L
|
MBA INR 28.9 L
|
MFA INR 27 L
|
MArch INR 29.7 L
|
MEM INR 21.6 L
|
BHM INR 22.9 L
|
MASc INR 21.9 L
|
MDes INR 33.2 L
Average Hostel & Meals Expense

INR 8.8 L (based on 1131 colleges listed on Studyabroad.shiksha.com)

Average Admission Exam ScoresTOEFL: 79
|
IELTS: 6.5
|
PTE: 54
|
GRE: 294
|
GMAT: 500
|
SAT: 1053
|
ACT: 44
Part Time Work
Permitted

International students are allowed to work part-time for 20 hours per week during an academic term.e...Read More

Post Study Work Permit
Permitted

Optional Practical Training (OPT) is a one-year work and stay-back permit given to international students on c...Read More

Cost of Visa ApplicationUSD 160 = INR 12,428.8
Visa Application Process
Simple

You will need an F1 visa if your course of study is a full-time degree.e...Read More

Hot Job Sectors

Tech and IT, Energy, Healthcare, E-commerce and Business services are the popular job sectors in the USA in 20...Read More

Economy Growth Rate

According to the BEA (Bureau of Economic Affairs), the Real GDP of USA was 5.7% in 2021.e...Read More

You might be interested in these free downloads
Location
University CityIowa City, Iowa, USA
Size of citySmall
Population of City75,798
Wikipedia Linkhttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Iowa_City,_Iowa

Contact Details

Address

Iowa City, IA 52242, United States

Iowa City ( Iowa)

View on Map

Email

webmaster@uiowa.edu

We use cookies to improve your experience. By continuing to browse the site, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy.