Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago [Illinois Tech] visited EISB on Nov 6th. Illinois is a Private PhD granting, not for profit, University established in Chicago in 1890, is ranked as one of the Top 10 best value Universities by USA today, # 1 in Return on Investment in State of Illinois and # 24 in USA by Brookings Institute, Washington. The University is accredited by North Central association (NCA) for Infrastructure and Curricula by relevant bodies like ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology) for engineering programs.
97% of admitted students get scholarship of up to US $ 25,000 a year based on Merit. Some tend to get better.
The University representatives informed that students competing for the University Scholars Program must demonstrate outstanding high school grades, standardized test scores, provide written recommendations, personal qualities and involvement in extracurricular activities.Overall, it was a very informative afternoon for students.