University of California, Berkeley, (hereinafter referred as UC Berkeley, Berkeley, or Cal) is America's top Public Research Universities. It is also the world's most prestigious public universities. With Stanford University, Massachusetts institute of technology (MIT), known as the academic leaders of American engineering technology industry.
Frequently arise in the Top 4 of Academic World University rankings (ARWU) by Shanghai Jiao Tong University. in the world's top 10 universities of Times Higher Education (THE), UC Berkeley win the third place of the 1st publication U.S.News & World Report - Best Global Universities ranking.
The economics department of the university of California, Berkeley, ranked first in American college economics in 2017. Its full-time faculty includes current chairman of the Federal Reserve System Janet Yellen and three Nobel laureates in economics.