The University of South Florida is a high-impact, global research university located in beautiful Tampa Bay on Florida's spectacular west coast. It is one of the largest public universities in the nation, and among the top 45 universities, public or private, for federal research expenditures. The university is one of only four Florida public universities classified by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching in the top tier of research universities, a distinction attained by only 2.3 percent of all universities.

At the heart of USF is a vibrant, diverse and engaged student body. With nearly 48,000 students, the USF System has an annual budget of $1.5 billion and an annual economic impact of $4.4 billion. The

With over 240 degree programs at the undergraduate, graduate, specialty and doctoral levels, including the doctor of medicine, there's something for everyone at USF. The university offers a dynamic learning environment that inspires innovation, creativity and collaboration and is focused on student success. More than 2,000 distinguished scholars, researchers and expert teachers, nearly all holding PhDs or the highest degrees in their fields, make up the USF faculty – including the 2012 U.S. Professor of the Year.

Master's Programmes

Engineering & Technology (27)

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Student Life


In the heart of Tampa Bay with a population of 4 million, close to some of the best beaches in the U.S. Tampa is the 18th largest metro area, a very affordable city and names one of the best college cities in the U.S.

  • Average temperature of 28 Celsius, and sunshine nearly year-round.
On-campus ActivitiesAs a USF student, you’ll be part of a vibrant campus life that includes:
  • A state-of-the-art student center
  • Over 600 student organizations
  • Greek life
  • 17 NCAA-Division 1 level varsity sports teams
  • Concerts
  • Art exhibits
  • Special events
Nearby Attractions
  • Award winning beaches
  • World renowned theme parks
  • Professional sports teams (NFL, NHL, MLB)
  • Shopping & Dining
  • Museums, cultural attractions, etc.


The University of South Florida, the University of South Florida St. Petersburg and the University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee are separately accredited within the USF System by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate, baccalaureate, master's, specialist and doctorate degrees.

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Tampa, Florida, United States

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