Good to Know

Duke University is a private research university in Durham, North Carolina. Founded by Methodists and Quakers in the present-day town of Trinity in 1838, the school moved to Durham in 1892. Duke University is a well-known research institution, and has produced many sought-after alumni.

Majors in Demand:​

  • Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Environmental Science

  • Philosophy

  • Psychology

  • Cultural Anthropology

  • Economics

  • Computer Science

  • Mathematics 

Rankings

9

(National Universities)

(QS World Ranking)

52

Location

Suburban setting in

Durham, North Carolina

Enrollment

6,717

Acceptance Rate

8%

Personal Statement

Required

Application Method(s)

CGPA

3.7

SAT / ACT

Yes

English Proficiency

100

TOEFL iBT

7.0

IELTS

Deadlines

Fees

$77,973

Total

Early Decision

Nov 8

Regular Decision

Jan 5

$60,489 / $17,484

Tuition / Living

Transfer

Mar 5

120

DET

Representative

N/A

Scholarship

updated: April 2022