Princeton University is a private Ivy League Research college in Princeton, New Jersey, United States. Established in 1746 in Elizabeth as the College of New Jersey, Princeton is the fourth-most established foundation of advanced education in the United States and one of the nine Colonial Colleges sanctioned before the American Revolution. The foundation moved to Newark in 1747, at that point to the present site nine years after the fact, where it was renamed Princeton University in 1896.
Princeton gives undergrad and graduate direction in the humanities, sociologies, characteristic sciences, and building. It offers proficient degrees through the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, the School of Engineering and Applied Science, the School of Architecture and the Bendheim Center for Finance. The college has ties with the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton Theological Seminary, and the Westminster Choir College of Rider University. Princeton has the biggest blessing per understudy in the United States. From 2001 to 2017, Princeton University was positioned either first or second among national colleges by U.S. News and World Report, holding the best spot for 15 of those 17 years