University of California, Berkeley
The University of California, Berkeley is situated in Berkeley, California, United States. This public research university occupies 6,651 acres on the eastern side of the San Francisco Bay with the central campus resting on about 200 acres. Berkeley provides about 350 undergraduate and graduate degree programs in a wide range of disciplines. Established in 1868 as the result of union of the private College of California and the public Agricultural, Mining, and Mechanical Arts College in Oakland, Berkeley is the oldest of the ten major campuses allied with the University of California. Berkeley has been charged with providing both classical and practical education for the state's people and is generally said to be the flagship institution in the University of California system.
Education in United States will be kind of ambition to many students which is fulfilled by this University with all facilities required. To date, UC Berkeley and its researchers are associated with 6 chemical elements of the periodic table and Berkeley Lab has discovered 16 chemical elements in total more than any other university in the world. Berkeley is a founding member of the Association of American Universities and continues to have very high research activity with approximately 652 million dollars in research and development expenditures in 2009.