University of Houston
The University of Houston (abbreviated as UH) is a public research-focused higher education institution founded in 1927 as Houston Junior College. In 1934, it became a university, and in 1963, it became a state institution. Today, the University of Houston offers 108 undergraduate majors and minors, 104 master's degrees, and 46 doctoral degrees. There are another 26 research centres at the institution. All programmes are available through the college's 16 colleges, schools, and interdisciplinary honours college.

Cost of attendance

International students pay an average of 1,999,228 INR per year for Undergraduate Programs and 1,959,152 INR per year for Post Graduate Programs. The amount may vary depending on the course chosen, the type of lodging, and the candidate's personal spending habits.


The University of Houston has six on-campus housing choices. The halls are organised into four sections: first year, sophomore + up, loft, and apartment living. For meals, the student would need to acquire a meal plan. Only 17% of students prefer to live on campus. On-campus accommodation costs between $2,771 to $6,426 on average. The typical monthly rent for off-campus living is between 750 and 950 USD.

Acceptance rate

The university currently has 45364 students enrolled. The University of Houston claims 3,675 international students on campus. UH has a 62 percent admission rate.


UH's main campus is located in southeast Houston. The 667-acre campus includes outstanding academic, administrative, recreational, and other support facilities. With its art exhibits, restaurants and cafes, leisure centres, athletic events, and live performances, the university maintains a lively environment. The M.D. Anderson Library has a cutting-edge recording studio and hosts daily activities and technology training. The University of Houston's Student Centre houses study and social rooms, student groups, a food court, IT services, campus stores, and a game room with a bowling alley. TDECU Stadium, which seats 40,000 people, is home to the university's football team. Darryl and Lori Schroeder Park, which seats 3,500, is home to the baseball club, while Fertitta Centre is home to the basketball team.


The University of Houston is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award baccalaureate, master's, professional and doctoral degrees.

Jobs and Placement

Alumni career services (career fairs/workshops), career counselling, on-campus recruiting, and vocational exams are all available through the university's career services. A UH alumni's average first-year salary is $53,797. Halliburton, Schlumberger, Hewlett Packard, and others are among the top recruiting companies at the university.

QS Ranking

Ranked 701-750 as per TopUniversities QS in World Ranking 2022.

The Ranking

Ranked 601-800 as per Times Higher Education in World Ranking 2022.

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