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University of California, Irvine

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Founded in 1965, the University of California, Irvine is a major research university set in a prime southern California coastal region. Situated in Irvine, the safest city in the US, UCI is the youngest member of the Association of American Universities, the 61 premier research institutions in North America. Identified by Times Higher Education as first in the U.S. and fourth in the world among the best universities under fifty years old, UCI also ranks 34th nationally in the number of doctoral degrees conferred each year. The UCI Graduate Division provides leadership on all graduate education matters, working with scholars from all over the world to engage in study, teaching, and research in the pursuit of a master's or Ph.D. degree or of postdoctoral training. It promotes academic integrity and greater understanding by supplying information, guidance, and support to the campus community and beyond. Their aim is to enhance the educational experience by engaging and leading on all matters related to graduate student life: academic progress and advocacy, fellowships, funding and financial support, diversity, employment and professional development. Recognized as one of the most dynamic campuses in the UC system, UCI combines a steadfast commitment to rigorous academics with cutting-edge research. With over 100 graduate programs, UCI is a thriving generator of innovation and discovery. Graduate and postdoctoral scholars at UCI are equipped with the tools of analysis, expression, and cultural understanding necessary for leadership in today’s world.

Country United States
School name University of California, Irvine
City Irvine
Degree Bachelor, Master, PhD
Faculty
(Undergraduate)
Arts
Biological Sciences
Business
Education
Engineering
Humanities
Information & Computer Sciences
Interdisciplinary Studies
Law
Medicine
Nursing Science
Pharmaceutical Sciences
Physical Sciences
Public Health
Social Ecology
Social Sciences
Faculty
(Graduate)
Arts
Biological Sciences
Business
Education
Engineering
Humanities
Information & Computer Sciences
Interdisciplinary Studies
Law
Medicine
Nursing Science
Pharmaceutical Sciences
Physical Sciences
Public Health
Social Ecology
Social Sciences
Coed/Woman Coeducation
Establishment Public
Language used in the class English
Religious background N/A
Year of foundation 1965
The number of students (Undergraduate) 23,375
The number of students (Graduate) 6,213
Test required for admission Document screening, English language proficiency
% applicants admitted N/A
The number of foreign students 5,326
ARWU Rank (2013 ranking) 45
QS Rank (2013 rankings) N/A
THE Rank (2013 rankings) 93
Address University of California, Irvine Irvine, CA 92697, 949-824-5011
Link to official website http://uci.edu/
Link to contact website http://communications.uci.edu/for-journalists/