California Institute of Technology
Region: Northern America
Country/Region: United States
Found Year: 1891
Address: 1200 East California Boulevard
Introduction

Caltech is a world-renowned science and engineering institute that marshals some of the world's brightest minds and most innovative tools to address fundamental scientific questions and pressing societal challenges. Caltech manages the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) for NASA and owns and operates large-scale research facilities and a global network of astronomical observatories. The Institute has one of the nation's lowest student-to-faculty ratios, with 300 professorial faculty members offering a rigorous curriculum and access to hands-on research to approximately 1,000 undergraduates and 1,250 graduate students. Caltech is an independent, privately supported institution with a 124-acre campus located in Pasadena, California.

Academic Ranking of World Universities
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Academic Ranking of World Universities
The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) is recognized as the precursor of global university rankings and the most trustworthy one. ARWU presents the world's top 1000 research universities annually based on transparent methodology and objective third-party data.
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Global Ranking of Academic Subjects
All Subjects
Subject
Rank
Best Ranked Subjects
Subject Rank
Earth Sciences
2
Remote Sensing
3
Physics
5
Chemistry
6
Atmospheric Science
6
Mechanical Engineering
7
Automation & Control
7
Chemical Engineering
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Key Statistics
2238
Total Enrollment
659(29.4%)
International Students
961
Undergraduate Enrollment
82(8.5%)
International Students
1277
Graduate Enrollment
577(45.2%)
International Students
Programs
Undergraduate Programs
Applied and Computational Mathematics
Applied Physics
Astrophysics
Biochemistry
Bioengineering
Biology
Chemical Engineering
Chemical Physics
Computational and Neural Systems
Computer Science
Economics
Electrical Engineering
English
Environmental Science
Geobiology
Geochemistry
Geology
Geophysics
History
History and Philosophy of Science
Inorganic Chemistry
Materials Science
Mathematics
Mechanical Engineering
Organic Chemistry
Philosophy
Physics
Planetary Science
Political Science
Graduate Programs
Aeronautics
Aerospace Engineering
Applied and Computational Mathematics
Applied Mechanics
Applied Physics
Astrophysics
Behavioral and Social Neuroscience
Biochemistry and molecular biophysics
Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics
Bioengineering
Bioengineering
Bioengineering
Bioengineering Website
Biology
Chemical Engineering
Chemistry
Civil Engineering
Computation and neural systems
Computation and Neural Systems
Computer Science
Control and Dynamical Systems
Electrical Engineering
Environmental Science & Engineering (ESE)
Environmental Science and Engineering
Geobiology, Geochemistry, Geology, Geophysics, and Planetary Science
Materials Science
Mathematics
Mechanical Engineering
Physics
Social Science