University of California - Berkeley: Courses, Fees, Ranks & Admission Details | iSchoolConnect

University of California - Berkeley

Berkeley, California

USA

iSC Global Rank:

5

School:

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About

The University of California, a public research university, is considered one of the most prestigious universities in the U.S. Founded in 1868, the university is globally referred to as 'UC' or 'U California.' There are 10 UC campuses across the state, including Berkeley, Davis, Irvine, Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, Santa Cruz, and San Diego. The University of California is among the 14 founding members of the Association of American Universities and is home to world-class research institutions. The university's creation stemmed from a vision in the state constitution of a university that would “contribute even more than California’s gold to the glory and happiness of advancing generations”. 

 

Collectively, the colleges, students, faculty, and alumni of the University of California make it the most comprehensive and advanced educational system globally. The university has a curriculum that comprises natural resources, optometry, social welfare, public health, public policy, environmental design, and journalism. The popular majors offered by the University of California include - Economics, Cellular Biology, and Computer Science.


The University of California is ranked 8th in World University Rankings by Times Higher Education and 22 in Best Global Universities by U.S. News & World Report. The University of California offers 160 undergraduate programs and 350 graduate programs to over 42000 students from all walks of life. In addition, the university provides Doctoral Undergraduate programs. The university is home to 19 Nobel laureates - Saul Perlmutter (Nobel Prize in Physics, 2011) and George Akerlof (Nobel Prize in Economics, 2001). Some notable alumni include Jack London (Journalist), Gregory Peck (Oscar-winning actor) and Alex Morgan (Women’s World Cup-winning US footballer).

Ranking & Accolades

5

iSC Global

Regional

4

iSC Regional

U.S. News

4

U.S. News

QS

30

QS

Times

8

Times

    1. The University of California is ranked "#32" in "Top Universities" by "QS World University Rankings."
    2. The University of California ranks "#8" in "World University Rankings 2022" by "Times Higher Education."
    3. It is ranked "#22" in "Best Global Universities" by "U.S. News & World Report."
    4. The University of California ranks in the range "#36" in "World Reputation Rankings" by "Times Higher Education."

Admission

Here's what The University of California looks for in a student during the selection process. Learn about The University of California's admission criteria, rate, and requirements below.

Acceptance Rate-

Undergraduate

Application Fee

-

Minimum GPA

3.4

SAT Range

-

ACT Range

-

IELTS Range

6.5

TOEFL Range

80 (iBT)

PTE Range

-

Graduate

Application Fee

-

Minimum GPA

3

GRE Range

-

GMAT Range

-

IELTS Range

7

TOEFL Range

570 (pBT) , 90 (iBT)

PTE Range

-

Courses

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Accounting

Doctorate

Degree

4 years

Tenure

29,638 USD

Tuition Fee

Advanced Architectural Design

Masters

Degree

1 year

Tenure

30,877 USD

Tuition Fee

African American Studies

Doctorate

Degree

4 years

Tenure

-

Tuition Fee

African American Studies

Bachelors

Degree

4 years

Tenure

43,938 USD

Tuition Fee

Fees

Cost is an important aspect of choosing your dream college. Get detailed information about the University of California tuition fees, living expenses and financial aid opportunities below. 



Note: All the costs mentioned below are average costs annually.

Note: All the costs mentioned below are average costs annually

Undergraduate

Tuition Fee

43,938 USD

Cost of Attendance

20,598 USD

Scholarships

-

Accomodation

-

Graduate

Tuition Fee

-

Cost of Attendance

13,272 USD

Scholarships

-

Accomodation

-

Highlights

Find miscellaneous information about students, campus and faculty of the University of California below -

  1. Total Students at the University of California - 42000
  2. International Students - 18%

Total Students

40306

International Students

23%

Student Gender Distribution

Male

Male

49%

Female

Female

51%

Student Faculty Ratio

Students

2

:

Faculty

1

Graduation Rate

-

Avg. Earning after Graduation (annually)

-

Accomodation for Undergrad

Available (On-Campus)

Accomodation for Grad

Available (On-Campus)

Saudi Arabian Ministry of Education

Approved

Additional Info

The 307 feet tall Campanile, also known as Sather Tower at the University of California, is the third tallest bell and clock in the world.

Application Process

Online

International Email

admissions@berkeley.edu

International Phone

+1 5106423175

Website

https://www.berkeley.edu/

Location

Frequently Asked Questions

Most asked questions related to the university

How much should the SAT score be for the University of California?

A minimum SAT score of 1300 is required to have a good chance of admission at the University of California.

Does UC Berkeley offer scholarships to international students?

Graduate students may have a better opportunity for a scholarship at the University of California. Undergraduate scholarships are available only to U.S. citizens and permanent residents.

What are the available intakes at the University of California?

The University of California welcomes undergraduate students in August and September and Graduate students in August, September, and January.

What subject is the University of California best known for?

The most popular majors at the University of California are Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Molecular and Cell Biology, Political Science, and Economics.

What is the acceptance rate of the University of California?

The University of California attracts the brightest minds from across the globe, and it welcomes the aspirants with an acceptance rate of 17%.