UC Berkeley Rated Number One Public University in the World and Fourth Best Overall by U.S. News

The University of California, Berkeley was again rated the world's number one public and fourth-best overall university. The U.S. News & World Report published its Best Global Universities Rankings on Tuesday, October 24, which listed UC Berkeley fourth overall, behind only Harvard University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Stanford University. As a public university, UC Berkeley is first, with UCLA in 13th place overall and UCSF in 15th. By subject, UC Berkeley is ranked first globally for environment/ecology and chemistry, and fourth in plant and animal science, among other high subject ratings. The U.S. News & World Report uses 13 indicators to rank the top 1,250 universities from over 60 countries.

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