Boston University

Boston University, Boston, MA, United States


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established Established :

1839

campus University Type and Campus :

Urban 135 acres (0.55 km2) (Fenway-Charles River ) 80 acres (0.32 km2) (Medical campus)

Boston University (most commonly referred to as BU or otherwise known as Boston U.) is a private research university located in Boston, Massachusetts. The university is nonsectarian, but is historically affiliated with the United Methodist Church.

The university has more than 3,800 faculty members and 33,000 students, and is one of Boston's largest employers. It offers bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, and doctorates, and medical, dental, business, and law degrees through eighteen schools and colleges on two urban campuses. The main campus is situated along the Charles River in Boston's Fenway-Kenmore and Allston neighborhoods, while the Boston University Medical Campus is in Boston's South End neighborhood.

Quick facts

Motto: Learning, Virtue, Piety

Endowment: $1.644 billion (2015)

Administrative staff: 3,884 (2015)

Students: 32,551 (2015)

Undergraduates: 16,456 (2015)

Postgraduates: 13,650 (2015)

Male students 42 : 58 Female students

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International students

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http://www.bu.edu

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Bachelors

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Performance Analysis

Academics
57.8%
International Outlook
51%
Research Citations
97.7%
Industry income
30.3%
Overall
66.1%

Subject Rank

Engineering and Technology
87
Clinical, pre-clinical & health
29
Physical Sciences
52
Social Sciences
74

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