UCLA consistently places strong in wide range of national & international rankings

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Washington Monthly ranked UCLA 8th among national universities & SJTU’s Academic Ranking of World Universities ranked UCLA 2nd among US public institutions & 12th overall.  

In May, London’s Times Higher Education’s World Reputation Rankings 2016, which assess the international prestige of institutions of higher learning, placed UCLA No. 2 among all U.S. public universities. In addition, the latest U.S. News and World Report rankings had UCLA at No. 8 on its 2016 Best Global Universities list.


Direct Links to Rankings –

Washington Monthly’s 2016 College Guide and Rankings

Shanghai Jiao Tong University’s (SJTU) Academic Ranking of World Universities
London’s Times Higher Education World Reputation Rankings
U.S. News and World Report’s 2017 Best Graduate Schools survey Ranking news from UCLA Newsroom –

August 28, 2016 – UCLA ranks highly in annual Washington Monthly rankings
August 16, 2016 – UCLA ranked second best U.S. public university, 12th overall in the world
May 4, 2016 – Times Higher Education global reputation survey places UCLA No. 2 among U.S. public universities
March 15, 2016 – UCLA graduate schools, programs score highly in U.S. News and World Report rankings

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