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Virginia Commonwealth University

Virginia Commonwealth University



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VCU, one of the top research universities in the U.S, offers students more than 200 study options to choose from.

  • Based in Richmond, Virginia’s capital city
  • Home to international students from 102 countries
  • Enjoys $271 million+ in sponsored research funding
  • Offers internships with Fortune 500 companies

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About VCU

Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) is a premier urban, public research university focused on academic success. Situated in Richmond, Virginia’s capital city, VCU is a major, urban public research university that continues to grow in scope, stature and achievement. With more than 31,231 undergraduate, graduate and professional students, the University offers more than 200 degree and certificate programs in the arts, sciences and humanities- across its 13 schools and one college.

Propelled by cutting-edge advances in wide-ranging research, the University enjoys national and international rankings in sponsored research, and a faculty dedicated to helping high-achieving students advance their own skills and knowledge.

The University’s health sciences schools combine with the VCU Health System to comprise the VCU Medical Center, one of USA’s leading academic medical centers and the site of first-rate undergraduate and graduate education and research.

The University’s campus reflects the character of its host city by mixing modern, high-tech amenities with historical buildings and small-town charm. Students enjoy the excitement of downtown living as they learn.

Since its founding, the University has combined the traditional and non-traditional, embracing diversity in its academic programs, campus events, students, faculty and staff.

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Here's what Indian students are saying about their experience at Virginia Commonwealth University.

What Indian students say

When asked, 100% of reviewers recommend Virginia Commonwealth University

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Student reviews










Debanjan, India 4

Excellent Research Facilities

I suggest research students to apply in this University as the environment is conducive for the same.

Udit, India 4

Amazing Work Culture

I suggest aspiring students to try this University for its excellent work culture.

Shobhit, India 4

A Definite Method Behind their Success

I suggest upcoming students to follow the rules and regulations and work hard to achieve distinction.

Shubham, India 3

Awesome Experience

I had a decent time at the University.

Arkosuato, India 3

Internship was great!

It is quite an interesting experience. But USA is not a very good place if you like to tour on weekends; travel is distant & often expensive. Especially in South USA, you have to be careful on the streets.

Sumit, India 4

Summer Internship

My internship program at VCU was a great experience, it was a short period of research and learning but totally worth while. In short the whole learning experience here was awesome.

Arka, India 4

Summer Internship

It was a wonderful experience.

Kartikeya, India 5

Awesome !!!

My internship at VCU was very good. The program, faculty and the facilities offered far exceeded my expectations. Choose your university with care and Go For It !

Saravana, India 3

Summer Internship

It is a good university for internship in the Life Sciences Field.

Debanjan, India 4

Summer Internship

I enjoyed my internship program. The university took us to various places for trips like Virginia Beach, Busch Gardens (Amusement Park) and Shenpandoah Valley and even some of the faculty accompanied us. We enjoyed those read full review

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