North Carolina State University at Raleigh

Why study at North Carolina State University?

As the flagship university for North Carolina, NC State offers comprehensive degree programmes across all major disciplines. NC State prides itself in offering an experiential education, ensuring that students leave ready to lead the workforce, confident in their knowledge and skills. This is an important consideration for international students eager to pursue higher education in the US, where real world experience can make all the difference between a good degree and a great degree.

NC State is based in Raleigh, one of the fastest-growing urban centers in America, rated by Forbes as the top place in the US for business and careers, and one of the best cities for young professionals. Many of the region's top companies are located close by, such as IBM, Cisco Systems and GlaxoSmith Kline - all who are leading the way in hiring NC State graduates.

What's happening at North Carolina State University?

Dell ranks Raleigh as the sixth most future-ready city in the U.S. based on factors that include human capital, the...

Posted by NC State University on Tuesday, 19 January 2016

Recent Ph.D. graduate Heba Al-Mohsin’s story is one of new beginnings, taking risks and hard work. Take a look for your daily dose of inspiration. - Chancellor Woodson

Posted by NC State University on Tuesday, 12 January 2016
Contact details
North Carolina State University at Raleigh
2101 Hillsborough Street
Wake County
United States

NC State was founded with a purpose: to create economic, societal and intellectual prosperity for the people of North Carolina and the country. The university began as a land-grant institution teaching the agricultural and mechanical arts. Today, they are a pre-eminent research enterprise that excels in science, technology, engineering, math, design, the humanities and social sciences, textiles and veterinary medicine.