Each year the UC Berkeley Master of Engineering (MEng) program admits students from around the world who go on to become leaders in their respective fields. With 42 countries represented in the Class of 2020, the Fung Institute offers an extremely diverse student body of prospective engineers who come from many different backgrounds and perspectives.
As a result of their time spent in the program, Berkeley MEng students are given the tools they need through effective technical training and leadership development skills in order to become the innovators of tomorrow.
MEng Class of 2020 Profile
Number of Applicants: 2,650
Class Size: 470
Mean GRE: 89% Quant, 71% Verbal, 50% AWA
Mean GPA: 3.6
Mean age: 23
78% International by passport
Departments: 30% IEOR, 26% EECS, 22% ME, 11% BIOE, 6% CEE, 3% MSE, 2% NE
52% Received a MEng program grant or fellowship
- 208 undergraduate schools represented. The top five undergraduate universities are University of California, Berkeley; University of California, San Diego; University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; University of California, Davis; and Purdue University.
- 42 countries/regions are represented. Most predominant are China, USA, India, France, Taiwan, Singapore and Canada.
- 8% already hold master’s degrees.
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