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University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)

405 Hilgard Avenue Los Angeles View map
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Based in warm and sunny Los Angeles, the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) was ranked the 31st best university in the world according to the QS World University Rankings® 2016-2017.

UCLA graduates are in the enviable position of being among the world’s most employable students fresh out of uni, as suggested by UCLA’s impressive performance in the QS Graduate Employability Rankings ® 2017.

UCLA ranks among the top 10 universities in the world for:

  • English language and literature

  • Geography, linguistics

  • Modern languages

  • Electrical and electronic engineering

  • Biological sciences

  • Medicine

  • Psychology

  • Chemistry

  • Mathematics

  • Communication and media studies

  • Education and training

  • Anthropology

  • Archaeology

  • Arts and humanities

  • Life sciences and medicine

University Highlights

Total students - 44,288


International students - 6,992


Total faculty staff - 4,188


Total students - 44,288


International students - 6,992

Total faculty staff - 4,188

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