Northwestern University

Private University

Evanston, United States

Northwestern University was founded by John Evans and other prominent businessmen, politicians, and lawyers in 1851 at Evanston (Illinois). It is a notable private research university, and has its other campuses in Chicago and Doha. The area covered by the university campus is 240 acres in Evanston Read more


Highlights of Northwestern University

  • Northwestern University is ranked among top 10 National Universities in the United States by US News & World Report.
  • Northwestern University spends 702.1 million USD annually in research programs.
  • The faculty-student ratio of the university is 1:6.
  • The management school affiliated under the university is the 6th Best Business School in the United States by US News & World Report.
  • A total of 5,500 International students and scholars are enrolled in the university.
  • The law school of the university is the 11th Law School in the United States by US News & World Report.
  • Famous Alumni
    Christopher Galvin

    Former Chairman and CEO

    David Schwimmer

    American Actor

    Warren Beatty

    American Actor

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