Rankings

Berkeley Engineering is consistently ranked in the top three in the nation by many measures, including U.S. News & World Report. Many individual disciplines also maintain top rankings among engineering programs nationally.

Undergraduate programs
Program 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011
Bioengineering 9 10 10 10 13
Civil engineering 3 1 2 1 2
Chemical engineering* 2 2 2 2 2
Computer engineering 4 4 3 4 5
Electrical engineering 3 3 2 3 4
Engineering science, engineering physics 2 3 4 N/A 4
Environmental engineering 1 1 3 2 1
Industrial engineering 3 3 3 3 4
Materials engineering 3 3 3 2 3
Mechanical engineering 4 4 2 5 2
Nuclear engineering 4 4 4 4 4

 

Graduate programs
  2014 2013 2012 2011 2010
Bioengineering 7 10 10 12 12
Civil engineering 1 2 1 1 1
Chemical engineering* 3 3 2 2 2
Computer science 1 1 1 1 1
Electrical engineering 1 3 3 2 2
Environmental engineering 1 1 1 1 1
Industrial engineering 3 3 3 3 1
Materials engineering 6 6 6 6 5
Mechanical engineering 3 3 3 3 3
Nuclear engineering 7 7 7 7 5

 

Source: U.S. News & World Report. Undergraduate rankings are formulated in early spring for the current year; graduate numbers are formulated one year in advance. For university-wide ranking data, see How Berkeley Ranks from the Office of Undergraduate Admissions.

*Offered through the College of Chemistry