Georgia Institute of Technology is a public research university located in Midtown, Georgia, United States. The school was established in 1885 and offered only a single degree in mechanical engineering. By 1948, the school evolved to be a larger and more capable technical and research university. The institute is ranked 34 among global universities as per Times Higher Education rankings.
The institute has 6 different colleges under it and each college specializes in their own departments –
Apart from the colleges, the institute has its own research centre known as Georgia Tech Research Institute.
The institute has programs for the following kind of candidates –
The institute has an urban and fairly large campus – 373 acres. The institute is divided into four main campuses – West campus, East campus, Central campus and Technology campus. West and East campuses are mainly occupied by the students whereas the Central campus is reserved for teaching and research building. The campus accommodates 1,740 academic staff, 5,923 administrative staff and 29,370 students.
The institute offers on campus housing facilities and assistance in finding off campus housing to its students.
The institute has 40 undergraduate residence halls. Around 45% of the undergraduates and 98% of the freshmen live on campus.
Estimated annual average cost of attendance for studying at Georgia Tech is tabulated below:-
|Mandatory student fees||2,416 USD|
|Books and supplies||800 USD|
|Standard housing allowance||9,562 USD|
|Standard meal plan allowance||5,034 USD|
|Misc. Educational cost||3,200 USD|
|Average loan cost||60 USD|
The average scholarship amount disbursed per student is around 7,944 USD. Percentage on financial aid for the institute is 77%.
The funds for scholarships come from –
The graduate students get a stipend like –
Financial aid is processed by the Office of Scholarships & Financial Aid. One must apply by January 31.
Georgia Tech has an alumni association. These alumni enjoy lifetime benefits offered by the institute such as –
Campus Resources – Georgia Tech co-op, fitness centre, health resources
|Start of Application process||October 01, 2018|
|End of Application process||January 01, 2019|
|Accepts common App||Yes|