University of California, San Diego

University of California, San Diego


Continente:
North America
Country:
United States of America United States of America
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

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World University Rankings 8 10 13 12 15 14 13 15 16 17 17 17 16

ByField

Field 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Agriculture 51 44 41 45 285 56 61 71 83 74 76 85
Engineering 28 28 36 38 32 34 41 44 49 59 74 82
Life Sciences 6 6 4 4 4 5 9 11 11 11 8 9
Medicine 19 16 17 19 16 19 22 23 25 26 27 27
Natural Sciences 22 24 24 23 28 28 31 32 39 39 43 36
Social Sciences 28 30 37 33 44 45 44 41 43 44 50 46

BySubject

Subject 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Agricultural Sciences - 212 285 250 - - - 301-350 301-350 296
Biology & Biochemistry - - - - - - - - - 8
Chemical Engineering 233 - 287 268 248 244 206 232 243 245
Chemistry 45 43 45 51 63 65 61 70 68 67
Civil Engineering 90 126 129 142 148 153 175 174 195 228
Clinical Medicine - - - - - - - - - 29
Computer Science 10 24 6 5 8 21 26 34 46 56
Economics & Business - - - - - - - - - 61
Electrical Engineering 13 16 12 16 21 23 31 29 33 47
Environment / Ecology - 46 72 59 67 78 82 73 76 85
Geosciences 8 7 8 8 9 10 11 10 14 17
Immunology - - - - - - - - - 18
Materials Science 57 62 74 77 76 64 71 81 85 94
Mathematics 53 25 25 19 24 48 38 59 66 61
Mechanical Engineering 28 9 15 14 32 20 32 38 60 59
Microbiology - - - - - - - - - 12
Molecular Biology & Genetics - - - - - - - - - 9
Neuroscience & Behavior - - - - - - - - - 12
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - 13 11 10 11 9 8 9 6
Physics 30 32 38 39 45 42 41 51 60 46
Plant & Animal Science - 29 31 49 50 58 60 59 63 61
Psychiatry / Psychology - - - - - - - - - 17
Social Sciences, General - - - - - - - - - 45
Space Science - - - - - - - - - 65