Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) is a private research institution of the United States. Founded in 1865 in Worcester, was one of the first engineering and technological universities of the United States. Worcester Polytechnic Institute trains bachelor, master, postgraduate and doctor students.
Worcester Polytechnic Institute is famous worldwide for its individual, innovative educational program. The university is ranked 133 in the national ranking, and 633 in the international ranking. WPI is also known for its high-income graduates. The institute is located in the top ten institutions of PayScale.com for average starting salaries since 2008, where it took the 7th place.
The educational institution is famous for a large list of outstanding graduates. Among them are a huge number of scientists who have contributed to the development of science and technology. Also on the list are famous politicians and creative personalities.