Snapshot of Current Visiting Student Researchers


The following is snapshot data on visiting student researchers at UC Berkeley. Here you will find a breakdown of various data points on where our visiting student researchers come from and where they choose to conduct their research at UC Berkeley.

Visiting Student Researcher Demographic Data as of August 2022
Total Visiting Student Researchers Female Male Non-Binary USPR* International
579 248 328 3 11.74% (68) 88.26% (511)

* United States Citizen or Permanent Resident

Top 10 Citizenship Countries
Country # of Visiting Student Researchers
China 106
Germany 69
United States of America 68
Israel 61
Norway 35
France 32
Italy 19
Brazil 17
India 15
Spain 13


Visiting Student Researchers by Department & Research Unit 

We collated the total number of visiting student researchers in each department and research unit on campus. 


Ph.D. Programs (Top 10)
University # by University
University of Oslo 18
Tel Aviv University 12
Tsinghua University 8
College of Management Academic Studies 8
Hebrew University of Jerusalem 7
Peking University 7
Technical University of Munich (TUM) 6
Bar-Ilan University 6
University College London 5
University of Copenhagen 5