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University of California, Santa Barbara Rankings 2025

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  • Institute Icon1055 acre campus
  • Estd. 1891
Dark Clock Icon Last updated on 5 Feb '24, by Aparna Bisen (Study Abroad Expert)

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University Ranking

A+Overall University Grade
A+ Chemical Engineering
B++ Computer Science Engineering
A Electrical Engineering
A Mechanical Engineering
C Politics
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US News & World Report Ranking 2024

Ranked by202220232024
Global Universities
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6767– / –
National University283235
Chemical Engineering PG8911
Electrical Engineering PG272523
Mechanical Engineering PG292933
UG Electrical-Electronic and Communications Engineering2825– / –
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QS Ranking 2025

Ranked by202320242025
World University
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149163178
Architecture and Built Environment201– / –– / –
Biological Sciences151148– / –
Communication and Media Studies2936– / –
Engineering and Technology
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132132– / –
Mathematics151201– / –
Mechanical Aeronautical and Manufacturing Engineering101143– / –
Medicine401451– / –
Pharmacy and Pharmacology201201– / –
Physics and Astronomy1822– / –
Politics201201– / –
Sociology201201– / –
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THE (Times Higher Education) Ranking 2024

Ranked by202220232024
University
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686469
Arts and Humanities1018283
Engineering
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414346
Life Sciences7473101
PG Computer Science
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556065
Psychology785774
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ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) Ranking 2023

Ranked by202120222023
Universities
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575763
Law– / –– / –201
Mathematics101101101
Physics131315
Political Sciences765151
Sociology5176101

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Course Ranking

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B.E. / B.Tech

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US News & World Report - UG Electrical-Electronic and Communications Engineering2825

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LL.M.

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ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Law201

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M.A.

Ranked by202120222023
QS - Sociology-151201
QS - Politics--201
QS - Communication and Media Studies-2529
ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Political Sciences765151
ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Sociology5176101
THE (Times Higher Education) - Arts and Humanities-10182
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Answered a month ago

University of California Santa Barbara is a competitive university to get into, as its acceptance rate stands at 26%. This figure tells us that only 26 out of every 100 applicants manage to get enrolled in the university, which is less than half of all the applicants. However, students must note get

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Anushree Sinha

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Answered 2 months ago

The University of California Santa Barbara offers a variety of courses at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. The tuition fee for international students at the university may vary from course to course. Therefore, international students are advised to check the fees for their courses before a

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Anurag Pal

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Answered 4 months ago

UC Santa Barbara and UC Davis offer unique campus cultures and academic programs. While they share a great reputation, there are subtle differences between theuniversities. The below table compares the rankings, fees and acceptance rates of UC Santa Barbara and UC Davis. Overall this information cou

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sneha

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Answered 7 months ago

With an acceptance rate of just 29%, UCSB seeks diverse students who demonstrate excellent academic grades and well-rounded individuals involved with extracurricular activities showcasing unique talent and experiences in their portfolio. Although the University of California Santa Barbara's acceptan

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sneha

Contributor-Level 10

Answered 9 months ago

If you are aiming to apply for a visa to the USA, you can follow the following steps:

  • If you are applying for a USA visa as a student, then you are required to apply and get an admission acceptance letter from a US university or college. This includes obtaining an I-20 form (for F-1 visas) or a DS-20

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University CitySanta Barbara, California, USA
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Population of City92,101

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Student Resource Building, Room 3130
Santa Barbara, CA 93106

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