The University of the People is a new education system that offer a tuition-free online Bachelors and MBA degrees programs. It is a non-profit America accredited online university. The University has an enhanced system of online academic training with good online learning model and instructors from the world’s renowned academic volunteers.
The University offers two-year associate and four-year bachelor’s degree programs in health science, business administration, and computer science, as well as an MBA program.
The University of People partnered with many top universities in America which is the key foundation for their strong and high achieving qualities in educational arena. The partnering universities are Yale ISP Law School for research, New York University, University of California Berkeley and the University of Edinburgh. The institution also has a well-grounded support from leading academics from renowned universities around the world. Its President’s Council, includes presidents, chancellors, and vice chancellors from universities such as NYU, Oxford, UC Berkeley, Columbia University, The Rockefeller University, Vassar University, the George Washington University, and others.
Who are to apply?
Students from around the globe are to accepted . Currently the university has students from over 200 countries.
The University of the People is tuition free uses volunteered tutors – with more than 6,000 professionals volunteering for the university and filling key positions. It also provides open educational resources, open-source technology and peer-to- peer learning.
The University has a standard model for higher education. At the end of each course, students are asked to pay only a $100 assessment fee. For students who might find even these modest fees prohibitive, the university offers a variety of scholarships.
Some of the scholarships can be found below:
Simone Biles Legacy Scholarship Fund – open to all students, with priority for those who have been in foster care.
Emergency Refugee Assistance Scholarship Fund – refugees and asylum seekers
Foundation Hoffmann Scholarship – open to all students
UoPeople General Scholarship – open to all students
UoPeople accepts students who have graduated high school, who have access to a computer and the Internet, as well as have sufficient English skills to study at the University.
Deadline For Application: 4 October, 2018. Academic year starts 15 November, 2019.
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