Berkeley Research at a Glance

# 1

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


2017 – 2018
Research Funding Sponsors

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


About Berkeley's Funding

Latest Research News

Featured in the Media

December 7, 2018

Geckos use four separate strategies to skitter over water, and a new study from the lab of integrative biology professor Robert Full details the mechanics involved. Describing the phenomenal acrobatic skills of flat-tailed Asian house…

FullStory (*requires registration)

December 5, 2018

Thefts and assaults in San Francisco have declined significantly since the San Francisco Police Department made the strategic decision to reassign dozens of officers to walk neighborhood beats, according to a study co-authored by public policy…

FullStory (*requires registration)

December 5, 2018

Couples who stick together and weather the strains of the early and middle years of their marriages tend to replace bickering with humor and understanding as they age, according to a new study led by psychology professor Robert Levenson