Purdue University-Main Campus

Purdue University-Main Campus is located in Indiana, Indianapolis.

It is ranked as #62 in Best National University.

Kiplinger ranking is 52.

It is a public University.

Purdue University-Main Campus offers following types of degrees and certificate programs:

  • Less than one year certificate
  • Associate's degree
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Postbaccalaureate certificate
  • Master's degree
  • Post-master's certificate
  • Doctor's degree in research
  • Doctor's degree for professional practice

Acceptance rate at Purdue University-Main Campus for undergraduate program was 57.98%.

Last year, 53722 students applied for undergraduate program and 31146 got accepted.

Acceptance rate of 57.98% makes it relatively easy to get admission.

10739 enrolled in graduate programs, which includes on campus and online Master's programs.

2156 are reported as enrolled exclusively in distance education and 423 are enrolled in at least one distance education course, but not all distance education.

Purdue University-Main Campus had 33757 students enrolled in undergraduate programs.

705 students were enrolled in top 6 Masters degree programs.

Purdue University-Main Campus offers 94 graduate programs specialization.

Purdue University-Main Campus does not have an open admission policy. It’s admission process is relatively easy.

Past participants have found that it makes them competitive for academic and professional jobs. The job will require some mechanical ability, an appreciation of electronics, and some simple wet chemistry separations. While the total number of jobs that require only a BSEE degree is larger than for MSEE degrees, there is strong demand from industry for engineers with Masters degrees to work on the most interesting, difficult, and promising technical challenges. The leisure and hospitality sector is at the forefront of monumental growth — employment is projected to increase by 1 million jobs between 2014 and 2024.1.


Purdue University-Main Campus has been ranked 62.

Kiplinger College Outstate rankings rank Purdue University-Main Campus at 52

and Kiplinger College instate rankings Purdue University-Main Campus at 27


Acceptance Rate: 59.83%


Tuition for Graduate Programs: $28,010

Under Graduate Program Tuition: $28,010

Financial Aid

Average Amount of Financial Aid Awarded: $10,292

Average Amount of Institutional Aid Awarded: $6,773

Purdue University-Main Campus most popular Master's Degree programs with respect to student count are

Communication : 278
Education : 268
Business Administration and Management -MBA : 180
Pharmacy : 147
Mechanical Engineering : 130

Purdue University-Main Campus most popular under graduate programs with respect to student count are

Mechanical Engineering : 363
Industrial Engineering : 249
Electrical and Electronics Engineering : 229
Information Technology : 176
Business Administration and Management -MBA : 174