University of California, Santa Barbara, USA

Santa Barbara, USA

Overview

History, Affiliations & Rankings

Founded in 1891, the University of California, Santa Barbara is a public research university in the California State of the United States. UC Santa Barbara is part of the 10-campus University of California system. University of California, Santa Barbara is one of the leading universities of the world. It is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).The latest QS World University ranking of the UCSB is 135. 

Infrastructure, Campus & Courses

The university offers more than 200 degrees, majors and credentials, which include more than 90 undergraduate programmes and 50+ graduate programmes. More than 23,000 undergraduate students and around 3000 graduate students are enrolled in the degree programmes offered at the university. The faculty members at UCSB are Nobel prize winners, scientists and professionals who are dedicated in bringing up the talent and creative thinking of the students.

Student Diversity & Visiting Companies

A large population of students who study at UC Santa Barbara come from foreign countries. Apart from providing students with a dynamic environment for discovery, innovation and creativity, the University organises several activities to help students from all backgrounds connect with each other. UC Santa Barbara also puts great efforts to boost students' employability. It has several collaborations in the industry for generating employment opportunities for its students.

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University of California Courses

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  • B.S in Computer Science

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      INR 10,400

    • Duration

      4 Year

      Tuition Fee

      INR 27,63,400

  • B.S in Mechanical Engineering

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      INR 10,400

    • Duration

      4 Year

      Tuition Fee

      INR 27,63,400

  • BA in Philosophy

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      INR 10,400

    • Duration

      4 Year

      Tuition Fee

      INR 27,63,400

University of California, Santa Barbara Facts & Highlights

Type of University 

Public, Coed

Average Annual Tuition Fee

Bachelors: $66,107 (2021-22)

Masters: $51,624 (2021-22)

Admission Intakes

Fall 

Average GPA Requirement

3.4

Average Exam Score Requirement

SAT - 1280; ACT - 27; IELTS - 6.5; TOEFL - 80; GRE - 322; GMAT - 655

Admission Requirements

Academic Transcript, SOP, LOR 

Admissions Deadlines

November 1-30

Percentage of International Students

19%

Size of Campus (in acres)

989

Alumni Worldwide 

220k+ 

Female to Male Ratio

54 : 46 

Average Salary after 10 Years

$53,067 (Annual)

University of California, Santa Barbara Rankings

Ranked by 

2022

2021

2020

2019

ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) - Universities Rankings

NA 

57

49

48

QS - World University Ranking

146

152

135

132

THE (Times Higher Education) - University Ranking

68

68

57

52

US News & World Report - Global Universities

67

56

41 

41

US News & World Report - National University Ranking

28

30

34

30

University of California, Santa Barbara Subject Rankings

Engineering  

Ranked by 

2022

2021

2020

2019

QS - Engineering and Technology

146

131

130

212

THE (Times Higher Education) - Engineering and Technology

41

35

29

28  

QS- Engineering (Mechanical)  

NA 

151- 200

151- 200

151- 200

QS- Engineering (Electrical & Electronics)

NA 

100

101- 150

101- 150 

QS- Engineering (Chemical)  

NA 

60

51- 100

51- 100

Computer Science

Ranked by 

2022

2021

2020

2019

QS- Computer Science & Information Systems 

NA 

151- 200

151- 200

151- 200

THE (Times Higher Education) - Computer Science

55

58

58

54

Campus Location

University of California

University of California, Santa Barbara Student Resource Building, Room 3130 Santa Barbara, CA 93106

http://oiss.sa.ucsb.edu/ | (805) 893-2929 | oiss@sa.ucsb.edu

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