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University of California Berkeley

United States of America

4th US-News World Ranking

The University of California Background

Established in 1868, the University of California was founded in Berkley. It is the oldest of California’s 10 public universities.

The University of California Programs and Courses

The university comprises of 14 schools and colleges for various disciplines- Chemistry; Education; Engineering; Environmental Design; Business; Information; Journalism; Law; Letters and Science; Natural Resources, Optometry, Public Health, Public Policy and Social Welfare. Through its 130 academic departments it offers more than 350 degrees in various programs.

The University of California USP and Achievements 

Often considered as one of the top public universities in USA, the University of California has an acceptance rate of about 17%. University of California is research intensive institution, 7 of its current faculty members hold a Nobel Prize and 29 alumni have been bestowed with the same prestigious award. Not just research, the students and alumni have contributed in sports as well; the total tally of Olympic medals won by students and alumni of UC, Berkley is 183 (103 Gold, 47 Silver, 33 Bronze). The university has a student to faculty ratio of 17:1 and has more than 1,600 full time faculty members (7 Nobel Prize winners). University of California is a home to many path breaking innovations like discovery of vitamin E and K, the atomic bomb, flu vaccine, Plutonium and wet suits.

The University of California Notable Alumni

Chris Pine (American actor), Daniel Kahneman (Israeli-American psychologist notable for his work on the psychology of judgment and decision-making), Nathan Adrian (American competitive swimmer and five-time Olympic gold medalist)

 

University of California Berkeley Programs

Program
Duration
Format
Tuition Fees
Deadlines
Standard Test

Application Requirements

Application Requirements

Average Academic Score

3.5
GPA
37
IB
86
Percentage
17%
Acceptance Rate

Cost

Fees

Undergraduate: $41,000

Fees may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees.

Deadlines

Undergraduate: November 30

Graduate: Deadlines vary for each program

Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific deadlines.

University of California Berkeley Rankings

Global

4
US News
30
QS
5
Shanghai
7
Times Higher Education
27
Guardian
11
GTU Rank

Regional

United States of America
22
US News
14
QS
4
Shanghai
10
Times Higher Education
29
Forbes
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University Stats

University Stats
42560

Students

University Stats
9100

International Students

University Stats
30860

Undergraduates

University Stats
11700

Postgraduate

University Stats
1525

Faculty Strength

University Stats
28

Student Faculty Ratio

University Stats
17
%

Acceptance Rate

University Stats
$
41000

Tuition Fees

University Stats
$
17000

Living Cost

University Stats
$
850

Other Fees

University Stats
3.5

Avg. GPA

University Stats
37

Avg. IB

* All cost are in USD

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