Northwestern Polytechnic University_logo

Northwestern Polytechnic University

California, United States


Private University


Established in 1984


The Northwestern Polytechnic University, commonly known as the NPU, is a non-profit, private university located in Fremont, California that was founded in 1984. NPU was previously accredited by the “Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools” (“ACICS”), and now holds accreditation from the Western Association of Schools and Colleges Senior College and University Commission (“WASC/WSCUC”) since 2020. The University is a member of the Fremont and San Jose Chambers of Commerce. It utilizes a trimester-based academic calendar and it awards bachelors, masters, and doctor's degrees in Engineering and Business. The School of Engineering offers Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Bachelor of Science in Computer Systems Engineering, Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Master of Science in Computer Science, Master of Science in Computer Systems Engineering and a Doctorate of Computer Engineering. The School of Business offers Bachelor of Business Administration and Information Sciences, Master of Business Administration and a Doctorate of Business Administration.

Rankings for The Northwestern Polytechnic University


The World University Rankings


College Finder

Know universities that fit you best!

Take us through your profile, study preferences, strengths, and weaknesses and we’d find you universities that are tailor made for you, instantly!

Find Universities

Courses at the Northwestern Polytechnic University

Select School


Related Discussion for the Universities

Ask, post and discuss!

Have a question? Ask and discuss with your fellow aspirants!

Create Post



Yocketers applied


Yocketers admitted


Yocketers interested

Yocketer profiles

Pavan Sai

Pavan Sai

Computer Science


Summer 2025

Thejusvani T

Thejusvani T

Electrical Engineering


Fall 2023

Prasanna P

Prasanna P

Computer Science


Fall 2022



47671 Westinghouse Drive, Fremont, CA 94539, USA

Social media

instagram twitter youtube facebook