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International Students

International students from more than 50 countries are welcomed not only by the Stevens campus community, but also by the city of Hoboken, our charming home city that is just minutes from all that New York City has to offer.

The inviting educational environment at the Schaefer School of Engineering and Science is a home away from home for international graduate students.

An expanding worldwide network of research, academic and alumni partners circles the globe and includes productive partnerships with international universities and institutions reflecting a culture that celebrates and embraces diversity.

International Academic Partnerships

Stevens currently has partnership with the following international universities:

  • Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications (CQUPT), China

  • École Centrale de Nantes, France

Research scientist Tsengming (Alex) Chou and professor Matthew Libera with the Philips CM20 field-emission transmission electron microscope. CREDIT: Stevens

Mentorship With Expert Faculty

As an international student, you’ll study with and be mentored by distinguished professors, who are scholars, researchers and experts in a number of federally designated STEM degree programs.

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Find Your Community

Stevens is home to a number of graduate student societies. Within each department, these organizations foster collaborative student relationships to help you find friends and a sense of home while you're away from home.

STEM-Designated Graduate Programs: Gain Valuable Work Experience

Robust student affairs and networking opportunities are designed to help you adjust and thrive, while a school focus on your career development offers a pathway to U.S. work experience.

Full-time international students with F-1 immigration status are eligible for work authorization through federal Optional Practical Training (OPT) or Curricular Practical Training (CPT) benefits that lead to work experience directly related to academic areas of study.

Additional employment opportunities include internships and Cooperative Education.

Our International Student and Scholars (ISSS) office has all of the information you need to make Stevens your new home away from home!

I remember the first day I attended Stevens. I didn’t know how a professor here would think or explain concepts, but my thesis advisor was very patient. I grew a lot because of him.
Pei-Kang SunPh.D. Chemical Engineering

Hoboken Living: Where Campus and Community Meet

Nicknamed the Mile Square City for its compact size, Hoboken offers an urban lifestyle with a small town feel. According to Walk Score®, Hoboken is the most walkable city in New Jersey, scoring a 95 out of 100.

Learn more about what it's like to live, eat, learn, and play in Hoboken, New Jersey, just 15 minutes away from Manhattan.

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Graduate Admissions

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