University of California, Irvine

  • Undergraduate Students
  • Postgraduate Students

World Rankings

  • THE World University Ranking (2018–19) 96


  • The University of California, Irvine (UCI) was one of three new University of California campuses established in the 1960s under the California Master Plan for Higher Education.
  • Consistently ranked among the US’s best universities – public and private – UCI excels in a broad range of fields, garnering national recognition for many schools, departments and programmes.
  • Three UCI researchers have won Nobel Prizes – two in chemistry and one in physics.
  • UCI benefits the community and the world in countless ways through its scholarly, scientific, creative and economic contributions. With a focus on the 50th anniversary celebration in 2015, UCI already has raised more than $760 million toward a $1 billion fundraising goal to support the campus’s continued excellence in research, teaching and public service in the decades ahead.


Irvine , California , 92697 , United States