Research Highlights

UCLA’s faculty and researchers change the way we understand and interact with the world. We are consistently ranked among the top research universities in the world for the quality and breadth of our research programs and the distinction of our faculty. 

The university has a long legacy of innovations and leaders that have created groundbreaking products, revolutionary companies, and entirely new industries, playing a critical role in California’s economy. To read about the most current research news, visit our Newsroom. You may also want to peruse a selection of our centers and institutes featured below: