Cornell University: Rankings, Notable Alumni, Admission Process, Acceptance Rate, Fees, Majors, Courses and everything you need to know

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Cornell University is established in 1865. The University first offered the curriculums like industrial and labour relations. This is the world’s university which offered a degree in journalism, the nation’s first degree in veterinary medicine and the first doctorates in electrical and industrial engineering were also awarded by Cornell University.

The main campus is of 2300 acres of land and includes 608 buildings. The University has eight undergraduate units and four graduate & professional units to administer its academic programs in Ithaca.

Cornell University Ranking

University Rankings
Universities Rankings
– ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) 2020
World University Ranking
– QS 2021
University Ranking
– THE (Times Higher Education) 2021
Global Universities
– US News & World Report 2021
National University Ranking
– US News & World Report 2021

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Cornell University Notable Alumni

Nobel laureates


  • Eric Betzig (M.S. 1985; PhD 1988, applied and engineering physics) – Chemistry, 2014 member of the National Academy of Sciences (2015)
  • Joachim Frank (postdoctoral fellow 1972) – Chemistry, 2017; member of the National Academy of Sciences (2006)
  • William Moerner (PhD 1982, experimental physics) – Chemistry, 2014; Wolf Prize in Chemistry (2008); member of the National Academy of Sciences (2007)


  • Arthur Ashkin (PhD 1952 nuclear physics) – Physics 2018; pioneer in Optical tweezers; member of the National Academy of Engineering (1984) and the National Academy of Sciences (1996); recipient of the Harvey Prize (2004)
  • Sheldon Lee Glashow (B.A. 1954 physics) – Physics 1979; Physics (1979); member of the National Academy of Sciences since 1977

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Cornell University Fees

MajorsDuration1st Year Tuition Fees
MEM(1 Course)1 YearINR 43.2L
MBA(7 Courses)12 – 24 MonthsINR 53.1L – 82.2L
MS(51 Courses)12 – 60 MonthsINR 15.3L – 43.2L
BE/Btech(16 Courses)4 YearsINR 43.2L
BHM(1 Course)4 YearsINR 43.2L
MEng(12 Courses)1 YearINR 43.2L
MFA(2 Courses)2 YearsINR 21.8L
BSc(18 Courses)4 YearsINR 43.2L
MIM(11 Courses)1 – 3 YearsINR 15.3L – 64.8L
BBA(5 Courses)4 – 5 YearsINR 43.2L
MA(7 Courses)1 – 2 YearsINR 15.3L – 21.8L
MArch(6 Courses)1 – 4 YearsINR 21.8L – 64.8L
Other Courses(55 Courses)1 – 5 YearsINR 15.3L – 51.8L

Cornell university acceptance rate

The university acceptance rate is 10.9%

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