Harvard University vs MIT School of Engineering: Which one to choose?

Harvard University vs MIT School of Engineering: Which one to choose?

Harvard University vs MIT School of Engineering: Which one to choose?

After completion of 10+2, many students want to pursue their engineering from top university of the world. Mostly they get confused either to go for the university or to choose a good course. It is really important that before flying to your dream university, you make the right move. If we talk about Harvard University, it is rated among the top universities of the USA and world to study abroad in USA. It is ranked among top 5 universities of the world and is famous for its innovative approach and research work whereas MIT School of Engineering is also another engineering college which is famous for its courses and high standard of education. It is really tough to make a choice between these two leading universities. Let’s check out some major points which make these universities different from others-

Ranking: In a recent US News ranking, the MIT School of Engineering has been ranked at 1st position and Harvard University is rated at 18th place in overall ranking. However, if we look at the subject-based ranking, Harvard University captures maximum top places in all major subjects which is comparatively far behind the MIT School.

Number of International students: Harvard University is very popular among students to pursue their higher education in USA. Alomsot 20% of student population at Harvard is foreign students. However, MIT boasts of 10% of their student population as foreign students.

Scholarships: There are almost 62% students at MIT who received scholarships from the university which need not to be repaid. However, the scholarships at Harvard University are limited and in most cases they are merit based scholarships.

Programme offered: Harvard University and MIT School of engineering offer 8 major engineering programmes to students. Harvard offers some courses which you will not find in MIT School of Engineering such as Environmental Sciences and Engineering, Mechanical and Materials Sciences and Engineering, Computer Science. Similarly, MIT offers some courses which you will unable to find at Harvard University such as Aeronautics and Astronautics, Nuclear Science and Engineering, Civil and Environmental Engineering.

Cost of study: If you want to study at MIT School of Engineering, you need to pay a good amount as fee. Here you need to pay $ 55, 270 per year, which is really a big amount to spend in a year. On the other hand if you want to complete your engineering from Harvard University then get ready to pay $ 57, 550 which mean that you need to pay at least $ 2000 more if you want to earn Harvard University’s degree.

Application Deadlines: Both the universities are very famous among student and a large number of students apply to these universities to pursue their higher education. The application deadline for the Harvard University is in the month of January, but if you want to apply in MIT School you will get one more month to apply because here the last date of application is month of February.

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0 # Harikiran 2019-10-12
Hello, i have completed 12th with 92% marks, now i want to take admission in best engineering college in Malappruam, plz share the list
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0 # Shruti 2019-10-13
Hii, You secured very good percentage, you can get best engineering college, plz check here Engineering in Malappruam
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0 # Lakshay Older than three months
Hii, I am from Dharmapuri, I have completed 12th in science stream, looking career in engineering,Tell me about the fee details of best engineering colleges
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0 # Shruti Older than three months
hii, good to see that you are from Dharmapuri, There are very good career opportunities in engineering, you have taken very good decision, but if we talk about fee of best colleges its depend on college to college but the range is Rs. 50,000 to 1,50,000 per year
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0 # Aarush Older than three months
Hello sir, I am 3rd year B.com student, I want to pursue MBA from Bhilwara,Please suggest top B-School over there.
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0 # Pallavi Older than three months
Hello, after b.com, MBA will be the right career option, you can find here the list of good B-Schools in Bhilwara- MBA in Bhilwara
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0 # Harikiran Older than three months
Hello, I am from Gaya, plz tell me Is there an any degree equivalent to MBA and of same weightage in terms of placement
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0 # Mukesh Older than three months
Hii, PGDM is equivalent to MBA, you can do PGDM from any good college of Gaya, so you can get placement easily
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0 # Harikiran Older than three months
Hii, I am from Azamgarh, please tell me the duration of B.Ed course
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0 # Pallavi Older than three months
Hello, Good to see that you are from Azamgarh, the duration of B.Ed course is 2 years
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0 # Aayush Older than three months
Hii, I am from , plz tell me Is there any provision that one can pursue any other management degree or diploma in IIMs without appearing for any entrance test ?
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0 # Shruti Older than three months
No, for getting admission in IIMs for management course, you should have to clear entrance exam, but there are many other MBA colleges in where without entrance you can take admission
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