Polytechnic Institute of New York University

Polytechnic Institute of New York University

Brooklyn , United States
  • 35
    Acceptance Rate
  • 5300
  • 98
    Employment Rate
  • Permit


The New York University Tandon School of Engineering (commonly referred to as Tandon) is the engineering and applied science school of New York University. Tandon is the second oldest private engineering and technology school in the United States. The school dates back to 1854 when its predecessor institutions, the University of the City of New York School of Civil Engineering and Architecture and the Brooklyn Collegiate and Polytechnic Institute, were founded. 

Entry requirements

If you will have completed your country’s pre-university education (equivalent to U.S. 12th Grade) before arriving on-campus for the fall semester, or if any of the following apply to you, you are eligible to apply to NYU as a first-year applicant:

You are completing an internationally-recognized equivalent, such as the IB Diploma; or

You are applying from countries with school leaving qualifications based on the British educational model, and will have completed the A-level equivalent (neither O-levels nor (I)GCSE results will be sufficient for admission); or

You are currently enrolled in a foundation year program outside of the United States; or

Your highest degree earned by the time you plan to enroll at NYU is either a certificate or diploma.

Scholarship & funding

The university offers scholarships. For more information 


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