The “Brainpower Triangle”
There are over 100 universities and colleges in the Boston area. Some of the most renowned and highly ranked universities in the world are located in the Boston area, such as Harvard, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Boston University.
An international city for students
With over 100 colleges and universities that attract more than 250,000 students from across the U.S. and around the world, the entire city of Boston feels like a college campus. In fact, 1 out of every 5 people in Boston is a college student! Boston is ranked 6th in the 2015 QS list of Best Student Cities for Top Universities worldwide and has more international students than any other U.S. city.
Boston’s famous alumni
Inspired by both the historical and forward thinking business in Boston, you can achieve outstanding results – studying in the same city as iconic personalities such as Bill Gates, Michelle and Barack Obama, Mark Zuckerberg and Martin Luther King.
A world leading city in Innovation and entrepreneurship
Ranked No. 1 among the top 25 startup hubs in the U.S., the city of Boston is a world leader in innovation and entrepreneurship with a solid reputation for high-tech business.
A global city
Boston also has a world class reputation in finance and business, recognized globally as an economically powerful city.