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University of South Carolina

University of South Carolina



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The World Ranking: 351

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Publications like Kiplinger’s Inc. and U.S. News and World Report, rank South Carolina’s programs amongst the best in the USA and the world.

  • Established in 1801, over 200 years of excellence
  • Ranked #1 for UG International Business Major
  • Application fee-waived if applying through Hotcourses
  • Ranked #1 for International Student Experience

About University of South Carolina

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The University of South Carolina traces its origins to the South Carolina College, which was established in 1801. Over the years the institution has grown into a leading university offering a variety of programs across subject categories. Today the University of South Carolina is the State’s flagship university and is consistently ranked among the best universities in the USA. The University offers a number of undergraduate programs through its constituent colleges andschools.


There are four campuses that offer four-year bachelor degrees as part of USC.

  • USC Aiken - Offering programs in the liberal arts.
  • USC Beaufort - Offering programs in arts, humanities and social sciences.
  • USC Columbia - The original campus site dating back to 1801 offering programs across subjects.
  • USC Upstate - Focusing on baccalaureate education.

Undergraduate Study Options:

All undergraduate programs include a core study module called ‘Carolina Core program’. Students will interact with students from other majors and will get to decide if they wish to move to another major. The classes will help students improve their writing, research and comprehension skills and learn about problem solving and decision making.The USC Connect initiative allows students to connect out-of-the-classroom experiences with course work for learning in real world contexts. Be it community service or working with local business enterprises, leadership qualities are inculcated among students.

For the accelerated program, applications are accepted upto one month prior to joining date.

Student Life:

The University of South Carolina offers affordable and convenient on-campus accommodation to its students. Be it learning communities or residence halls, the accommodation units are designed to offer a comfortable ‘home away from home’ experience.


The University of South Carolina is dedicated to providing a championship experience for its student-athletes in all phases of their time at the university. The Gamecock Student-Athlete Promise is a commitment the South Carolina Athletics Department has made to the development of young people who don the garnet and black uniform.

Indian Students Organization:

The Indian Students Organization promotes the interaction of people of different cultures, provides a social support network for new Indian students and lets others know about the values and culture of India. The Indian Cultural Exchange at USC offers insight into the various traditions and customs aspects of life in India to those who are interested to learn about Indian culture.

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The University is good and I can recommend it to future students.

Tanay, India 4

Summer Internship

LA is fascinating! Go there. The internship program was good. The faculty who guided us were two ways about it ! I learnt such a lot from them. On the whole, it was a good learning experience.

Gajanan, India 5


I selected USC for my Masters as USC is the best university for doing research in wireless networks. It had the leading professors in this field like Dr. Ramesh Govindan, Prof. Christos Papadopoulos, and USC offers some read full review
Tarun_Vam, India 3

Bachelors in Computer Engineering

I completed my Bachelors's in Computer engineering at the University of South Carolina. It was a good course. It was my first exposure to the outside world. Helped me hone my skills as a software engineer. The university read full review

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