How Berkeley Ranks

Be recognized.

#1 public university in the nation, #20 overall—U.S. News and World Report (September 2015)

#1 public university in the world, #3 overall—Shanghai Rankings (August 2016)

#4 best value of 100 public colleges; UC Berkeley is the most selective university in the list—Kiplinger (2015)

#1 top college in value and affordability—Obama Scorecard Colleges (October 2013)

#6 in world reputation rankings—Times Higher Education (2015)

#7  in Fulbright Scholars and #13 in Fulbright scholarships awarded (graduate and undergraduate) among U.S. research universities (November 2013)

#2  school for Computer Science majors, pay— (2015)

#4 in academic reputation; #4 in faculty for Arts & HumanitiesQS World University Rankings (2015)

#2  in undergraduate business in the nation—U.S. News and World Report (2015)

#1  in graduate chemistry, computer science, English, history and sociology in the nation—U.S. News and World Report (2015)

#3 research college in the world—U.S. News and Worlds Report (2015)

#8 university in the world and only U.S. public university in the top 10—Times Higher Education (2015)

#10 Sierra Club Green School (August 2015)

#8 law school in the nation—Top Law Schools (March 2015)

#9 best value college—MONEY's Best College (2015)

#7 in world university rankings; #5 in national rankings—Center for World University Rankings (July 2013)

#11 Best Bang for the Buck in the nation—Washington Monthly (2014)

#2 Top university in the nation to produce Teach For America recruits (September 2014)

Top 50 school that adds the most value—MONEY's Best College (2015)

Top military friendly school—G.I. Jobs (2011)