University of California, San Diego
University of California, San Diego

Continente: North America

Country: United States

Address: 9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, CA 92093, United States

Web Site: www.ucsd.edu



About University of California, San Diego:

The University of California, San Diego is a public research university located in the La Jolla neighborhood of San Diego, California, in the United States. The university occupies 2,141 acres (866 ha) near the coast of the Pacific Ocean with the main campus resting on approximately 1,152 acres (466 ha). Established in 1960 near the pre-existing Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego is the seventh oldest of the 10 University of California campuses and offers over 200 undergraduate and graduate degree programs, enrolling about 28,000 undergraduate and 8,000 graduate students. UC San Diego is organized into six undergraduate residential colleges (Revelle, John Muir, Thurgood Marshall, Earl Warren, Eleanor Roosevelt and Sixth), five academic divisions (Arts and Humanities, Biological Sciences, Jacobs School of Engineering, Physical Sciences and Social Sciences), and five graduate and professional schools (Rady School of Management, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, School of Global Policy and Strategy, School of Medicine and Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences). UC San Diego Health, the region’s only academic health system, provides patient care, conducts medical research and educates future health care professionals at the UC San Diego Medical Center, Hillcrest and Jacobs Medical Center. The university operates 19 organized research units (ORUs), including the Center for Energy Research, Qualcomm Institute (a branch of the California Institute for Telecommunications and Information Technology), San Diego Supercomputer Center and the Kavli Institute for Brain and Mind, as well as eight School of Medicine research units, six research centers at Scripps Institution of Oceanography and two multi-campus initiatives, including the Institute on Global Conflict and Cooperation. UC San Diego is also closely affiliated with several regional research centers, such as the Salk Institute, the Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute, the Sanford Consortium for Regenerative Medicine and the Scripps Research Institute.



World University Rankings

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
World University Rankings 8 10 13 12 15 14 13 15 16 17 17 17

ByField

Field 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agriculture - 51 44 41 45 285 56 61 71 83 74 76
Engineering - 28 28 36 38 32 34 41 44 49 59 74
Life Sciences - 6 6 4 4 4 5 9 11 11 11 8
Clinical Medicine - 19 16 17 19 16 19 22 23 25 26 27
Natural Sciences - 22 24 24 23 28 28 31 32 39 39 43
Social Sciences - 28 30 37 33 44 45 44 41 43 44 50

BySubject

Subject 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agricultural Sciences - - - - 212 285 250 - - - 301-350 301-350
Chemistryical Engineering - - - 233 - 287 268 248 244 206 232 243
Chemistry - - - 45 43 45 51 63 65 61 70 68
Civil Engineering - - - 90 126 129 142 148 153 175 174 195
Computer Science - - - 10 24 6 5 8 21 26 34 46
Electrical Engineering - - - 13 16 12 16 21 23 31 29 33
Environment / Ecology - - - - 46 72 59 67 78 82 73 76
Geosciences - - - 8 7 8 8 9 10 11 10 14
Materials Science - - - 57 62 74 77 76 64 71 81 85
Mathematics - - - 53 25 25 19 24 48 38 59 66
Mechanical Engineering - - - 28 9 15 14 32 20 32 38 60
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - - - - 13 11 10 11 9 8 9
Physics - - - 30 32 38 39 45 42 41 51 60
Plant & Animal Science - - - - 29 31 49 50 58 60 59 63