Rutgers – The State University of New Jersey, Newark
Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, was founded in 1766 and is the main public research university known as Rutgers University. Today, Rutgers University-New Brunswick has 17 schools and colleges, including New Jersey's leading pharmacy school, and provides a variety of undergraduate, graduate, and non-degree programmes. There are over 100 undergraduate majors and over 400 graduate programmes.

Cost of attendance

The average annual cost of attendance for Undergraduate Programs is 1,115,802 INR / Year, and the cost of attendance for Post Graduate Programs is roughly 1,159,338 INR / Year for overseas students. The amount may vary depending on the course chosen, the type of lodging, and the candidate's personal spending habits.


There are 14 residence halls on the Busch campus. Similarly, College Avenue has 16 residence halls, Cook has 25, Douglass has 29, and Livingston has 13 residence halls. The residence halls on campus are a combination of apartments, suites, and halls. The cost of living on campus at RU-New Brunswick is between $7,709 and $13,724 USD. The typical monthly rent for off-campus living is between 750 and 950 USD.

Acceptance rate

The university has 44655 students enrolled, including over 1,700 international students, scholars, and their families from more than 70 countries. Newark admissions are competitive, with a 74% acceptance rate.


Rutgers University-New Brunswick has a residential campus that spans around 2,685 acres and houses 640 structures, including 136 residence halls. The campus is located on both sides of the Raritan River, providing easy access to New York City, Philadelphia, and the magnificent beaches of the Jersey Shore. RU students have a lot to explore with over 700 student clubs and organisations, various social and leadership opportunities, and easy access to New York City and Philadelphia. You can spend your time on campus doing everything from co-curricular activities to athletic sports to politics and more.


Rutgers is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE), a voluntary, nongovernmental, peer-based membership association dedicated to promoting standards of excellence and improvement in higher education.

Jobs and Placement

The university has an 84 percent graduation rate, with 93 percent of graduates working two years after graduation. The average starting salary for RU-New Brunswick graduates is $57,600. After six years of education, they earn an average salary of $57900. Credit Suisse, Accenture, Merck, Bloomberg, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Deloitte, Hewlett Packard, HSBC, and Osmosys are among the companies recruiting at the university.

QS Ranking

# 801-1000 in the World, QS Global Best Universities 2022.

The Ranking

# =251 World Reputation Rankings, Times Higher Education in 2022.

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