Berkeley Research at a Glance

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Top U.S. University with highest number of highly ranked graduate programs


Nobel laureates


Members of the National Academy of Sciences


Fellows of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Funding award chart 2017-2018


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Each year, the Berkeley campus receives well over one-half billion dollars in research support from external sources.


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February 13, 2019

No country (apart from Russia) for which estimates of wealth inequality are available has similarly high recorded levels of wealth inequality, writes assistant economics professor Gabriel Zucman in a new report on the staggeringly uneven…

February 11, 2019
Public health professors Richard Scheffler and Stephen Shortell have issued a paper proposing a path to universal health coverage in California that would provide coverage for 3 million currently uninsured Californians. The plan, estimated to…
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February 11, 2019
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has decided to grant the University of California a new patent recognizing the pioneering work of molecular and cell biology professor Jennifer Doudna and Emmanuelle Charpentier of the University of…
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