Friday, October 16, 2015

International Degree Programs in Carnegie Mellon University

  Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) was founded by industrialist and philanthropist Andrew Carnegie in 1900. It is a Private University. CMU is a global research university with more than 13,200 students, 100,000 alumni and 5,000 faculty and staff. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 6,309, its setting is urban, and the campus size is 148 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Carnegie Mellon University's ranking in the 2016 edition of Best Colleges is National Universities, 23. Carnegie Mellon has programs in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe and Latin America. Carnegie Mellon alumni, faculty and students are known for their powerful combinations of intellectual strength, creative spark, tireless work ethic and a commitment to problem solving. Today, more than 95,000 alumni live and work around the world, embodying founder Andrew Carnegie's famous words, "My heart is in the work."

 Carnegie Mellon offers students the chance to study first in Pittsburgh, then finish their studies in other locations, based on the field of study.With branch campuses and the opportunity to study abroad or pursue professional and distance-learning, students are sure to find many ways to explore the world with Carnegie Mellon. It offers programs in the following locations.

  • Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, US (central campus)
  • Adelaide, Australia
  • Ankara, Turkey
  • Athens, Greece
  • Aveiro, Coimbra, Lisbon, Madeira and Porto, Portugal
  • Beijing, China
  • Kobe, Japan
  • Monterrey, Mexico
  • New York City, New York, US
  • Silicon Valley, California, US
  • Singapore
  • Washington, DC, US
  • Bologna, Italy
  • Chennai, India
  • Daejeon, South Korea: Mechanical Engineering | Software Engineering
  • Doha, Qatar 
  • Guangzhou, China
  • Kigali, Rwanda

U.S. News  ranked Carnegie Mellon 1st for graduate studies in computer science, 4th for graduate studies in engineering, 7th for graduate studies in fine arts, 9th for graduate studies in public affairs, 9th for graduate studies in statistics, 19th for graduate studies in economics, 20th for graduate studies in business, and 21st for graduate studies in psychology in 2015. The undergraduate business program is ranked 2nd for management information systems, 2nd for production/operations and quantitative analysis, 7th for supply chain management, 8th for finance, and tied for 7th as an undergraduate business program overall.In 2014, The Hollywood Reporter ranked the School of Drama number three in the world amongst undergraduate drama schools.[39] In 2015, the same publication ranked the MFA program at the School of Drama number five in the world

Many others Academic research agencies and foundation has ranked CMU with different views, from the different angles.
Today, CMU is a global leader bringing groundbreaking ideas to market and creating successful startup businesses.