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University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)

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University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Los Angeles United States

Ranking

# 44QS World University Rankings

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About University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)

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

About University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)

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 information

General

680+
3+
7+
87+

Bachelor

1370+
3+
7+
100+
45,771
70%
30%
6,647
48%
52%
4,532
81%
19%

Tuition fee and scholarships

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Where to look for scholarship opportunities

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How to apply to scholarships relevant to you

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Rankings & ratings

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) is one of the top public universities in Los Angeles, United States. It is ranked #44 in QS World University Rankings 2023.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2012
    #31
  • 2014
    #40
  • 2015
    #=37
  • 2016
    #27
  • 2017
    #31
  • 2018
    #33
  • 2019
    #32
  • 2020
    #35
  • 2021
    #36
  • 2022
    #40
  • 2023
    #44

Ranking criteria

78.7
Overall
100
Academic Reputation
99.9
Employer Reputation
37.7
Faculty Student Ratio
85.9
Citations per Faculty
45.1
International Faculty Ratio
27.5
International Students Ratio
96.3
International Research Network
98
Employment Outcomes

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