Big city university
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Northeastern is a large, well-established research university situated in the central parts of Boston. The school has a wide range of different academic disciplines on offer, not to mention their diverse range of student clubs and extracurriculars. Northeastern University distinguishes itself in its focus on combining international and practical experience. Many of the students at the university do both international exchange and internship/s during their degree. D’Amore-McKim School of Business has become particularly popular amongst international applicants.
Northeastern holds an eminent reputation for its sports. It is home to one of the country’s best ice hockey teams – The Huskies. Apart from sports, the school offers a wide range of student associations and extracurricular activities. Additionally, the location of the school (central Boston) offers endless opportunities, both academically, professionally and entertainment-wise.