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New Jersey Institute of Technology

New Jersey Institute of Technology

Check whether New Jersey Institute of Technology is right for you as an international student.

Uni facts

Newark, USA
  • Type
    Public
  • Rank
    556
  • International students
    2000
  • Nationalities
    100
  • Total programs
    261
  • Acceptance rate
    60%

Study abroad at New Jersey Institute of Technology

The New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) is located in the vibrant city of Newark, New Jersey. The public college, which specializes in science and technology, offers over 125 undergraduate and postgraduate degree programs across six schools.

NJIT is renowned as one of the US’s best polytechnic colleges thanks to its expert teaching, investment in excellent facilities, and high graduate employability rate.

NJIT’s ultra-modern labs, rooftop gardens, and inspiring libraries put students at the forefront of technological research and innovation, preparing them for success in a thriving field.

As an NJIT student, you’ll never be short of things to do. With hundreds of student societies on offer, you’ll be sure to find something you enjoy. NJIT also runs a highly-respected athletics program that supports student-athletes to realize their potential.

New Jersey Institute of Technology logo

Why study at NJIT?

  • Post-graduate earnings

    NJIT is ranked first in New Jersey for post-graduate earnings, with an average salary of $65,300

  • Career services

    NJIT has been ranked in the top 10 colleges with the best career services

  • State-of-the-art facilities

    The university has invested over $400 million to build, update and improve campus facilities

  • First for economic mobility

    NJIT is ranked number one in the US for improving the economic mobility of students from the poorest backgrounds

  • Return on educational investment

    NJIT sits in the top 1% of American institutions for return on educational investment

Life as an international student

NJIT has a diverse student body with more than 2,000 international students from over 75 different countries. International students account for 15% of NJIT’s student population and they are supported through a range of specialist services.

The Office of University Admissions offers additional help to international students with their initial college applications. Once you’ve been offered a place at NJIT, the Office of Global Initiatives will provide ongoing intensive support with matters relating to visas, employment, and accommodation.

Students can choose from a range of on-campus or off-campus housing options. Dining packages can be added for your convenience.

NJIT has many student clubs, including a range of multicultural, religious and political societies. However diverse your interests, you’ll find a group for you.

Student life & facilities

Group of students planning a presentation in a living room
  • Library
    • Individual Study Rooms
    • Computer labs
    • Group Study Rooms
    • Quiet Areas
  • No. of All Weather Sports Pitches
    • No. of Swimming pools 1
    • No. of Badminton Courts 3
    • No. of Squash Courts 2
    • No. of Diving Pools 1
    • No. of Basketball Courts 3
    • No. of Athletics Track 1
    • No. of volleyball courts 1
  • Transport
    • Campus Bus Service
    • Campus parking
  • Food & Restaurants
    • Restaurants 9
    • Cafe’s 1
  • Fitness Centre
    • Machines
    • Free Weights
    • Fitness Classes
    • Dance Studio
    • Swimming Pool
    • Fitness Center Physiotherapist
  • Healthcare & Medical
    • Family Planning
    • Counselling & Mental Health Services
    • Campus Doctor
    • Emergency Contraception
  • IT Support
    • Campus Wireless Connectivity
  • Clubs & Organisations
    • No. of Clubs & Organizations 160
  • Sports Facilities
    • Sport facilities
    • No. of Natural Turf Soccer Pitches 1
  • Tutoring Support
    • Student Tutoring & Support
    • Academic Tutoring & Support
  • Praying Rooms
    • Group Praying Rooms

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New Jersey Institute of Technology programs

Fees and funding

Undergraduate tuition: 16 693 USD / per year Postgraduate tuition: 16 218 USD / per year

Merit Scholarship

  • Average amount

    10 000 USD - 25 000 USD

  • Available for undergraduate level, based on academic merit
  • SAT and Transcripts requirements

Honors Scholarship

  • Supplemental to what admissions provide
  • Available for undergraduate level, based on academic merit
  • Requirements

    SAT and Transcript, 2 letters of recommendation, Interview

Location

New Jersey Institute of Technology

323 Dr M.L.K. Jr. Blvd, Newark, NJ 07102, United States

Newark is a diverse city filled with restaurants, shops, galleries and more than 30,000 college students. Getting Around Town Newark is a transportation hub with Newark Penn Station 10 minutes from campus, as well as Newark Liberty International Airport less than 15 minutes away. On-campus shuttle service to Newark Penn Station provides access to the airport as well as New York City, renowned for its culture, entertainment, and career opportunities.