Rise wrote:I can't say much about the program unless it's about number theory, but it is a great school with a beautiful setting. Boston is an amazing city to experience as an international student because it's filled with diversity, job opportunities, American culture, history, and also very safe. You're a short walk from Harvard and MIT math departments and only a few hours away from other prestigious universities and big cities. If you're from a warm climate, bring lots of warm clothes as the Northeast gets very cold.
Thank you for your input. The closed interactions between BU and the surrounding schools like MIT, Harvard, etc is one of the reasons that makes me strongly consider BU. Cold weather might be a challenge for me as I come from a tropical country, but that is a minor factor.
Now I just need to wait for password about his visit to BU this week to decide