Georgetown University

Georgetown is a global university housing four undergraduate schools, a medical and a law school. Students from over 40 countries come to Georgetown to acquire their desired degree. Besides, bachelors, masters and doctoral degrees, the university also offer summer programs and professional studies.

Name of the Institution Georgetown University 
Type of Institution Private
Location Washington, D.C., 20057, United States
Accreditation/ affiliation Accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher EducationAffiliated to Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities
Courses Offered Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses in:

  • Business and Economics
  • Education
  • History
  • English and Comparative Literature
  • Language and Linguistics
  • Government, Politics and Policy
  • Liberal and Professional Studies
  • Law
  • International Affairs
  • Mathematics and Computer Science
  • Medicine and Health Sciences
  • Philosophy, Ethics and Theology
  • Regional and Ethnic Studies
  • Sciences
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual and Performing Arts and Film Studies
  • Georgetown College
  • Mcdonough School Of Business
  • Walsh School Of Foreign Service
  • Graduate School Of Arts And Sciences
  • Law Center
  • School Of Medicine
  • School Of Continuing Studies
  • School Of Nursing & Health Studies
Admission Procedure/ Eligibility Criteria The admission requirements and process differ from one program to the other. International applicants need to provide their statement of finances with their application form. However, test scores of SAT/ACT/TOEFL needs to be submitted along with the application form.
Scholarships The university offers limited number of need based financial assistance to international students. However, they are evaluated in a similar manner as the US citizens. Georgetown University conducts a complete review of the financial status of the applicant prior to granting admission.
Fee Structure UndergraduateTuition Fees: $40,920



Tuition Fees: $41,046

MBA: $45,984


Law: $45,105


Medicine: $43,616

Examinations & Results The university follows the semester pattern for conducting examination.
Established in the Year January 23, 1789
Facts & Figures Founder: John Carroll 

Religious affiliation: Catholic, Jesuit


Full time faculty in main campus: 765


Part time faculty in main campus: 600


Student to faculty ratio: 10 : 1


Total Enrolment for the fall session: 16,871 (Undergraduate: 7,553, Graduate: 5,832, Professional: 3486).

Total degrees awarded:

  • First Professional Degrees: 843
  • Masters: 2,313
  • Doctoral: 108
  • Bachelor’s: 2,275


  • Early Start Meditation
  • Georgetown University Veterans Day Ceremony
  • Midday Meditation
  • Free Yoga classes
  • Open House sessions
  • Education Exhibition
  • Seminars
  • Off-campus presentations
Distance Learning Distance learning programs in:

  • Child and Human development
  • Pediatric Oral Health Management
  • Primary medical care


Online certificate program in Microbiology and Immunology