Facts And Figures

The UCLA name in itself conjures up images of sun, palm trees and a bustling community of social and tech-driven activities. Of course we have those, but UCLA Samueli also more than holds its own in the traditional school ranking systems. In fact, we are ranked among the top engineering schools in the world. UCLA Samueli has earned its place at the forefront of interdisciplinary research and education through the very active efforts of our students, faculty and alumni.

Enrollment 2019-2020
Undergraduates: 3,956 students
Graduate students: 1,110 master’s students and 1,082 doctoral students

Full-time faculty members: 185

Degrees granted 2019-2020
Bachelor’s of Science: 592
Master’s of Science: 732
Ph.D.: 158

Seven Academic Departments:
Bioengineering; Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering; Civil and Environmental Engineering; Computer Science; Electrical and Computer Engineering; Materials Science and Engineering; Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

UCLA was recently ranked the #1 public university in the nation by US News & World report. UCLA Samueli includes more than 6000 undergraduate and graduate students and 190 full-time faculty members and is in the midst of its largest growth since the school was founded.The school is consistently ranked in the top 10 among U.S. public engineering schools and its online program is ranked No. 1 by U.S. News & World Report.

38 affiliated faculty members are in the National Academy of Engineering


Smartwatch Tracks Medication Levels to Personalize Treatments

Smartwatch Tracks Medication Levels to Personalize Treatments

Engineers at the UCLA Samueli School of Engineering and their colleagues at Stanford School of Medicine have demonstrated that drug levels inside the body can be tracked in real time using a custom smartwatch that analyzes the chemicals found in sweat.

Materials Engineering Major Signs with Premier UK Professional Soccer Club

Materials Engineering Major Signs with Premier UK Professional Soccer Club

Jessie Fleming, a materials engineering major and environmental science minor who was a four-year starter on the UCLA Women’s Soccer Team, has started her professional career, signing with Chelsea FC Women. The club, which is based in London and plays in England’s Barclays FA Women’s Super League, announced her signing on July 22.