The University of Texas at Austin is one of the largest public universities in the United States and is the largest institution of The University of Texas System. Beyond our top-ranked international graduate program, UT Austin is one of the world's premier research universities and is located in one of the USA's sunniest and most vibrant cities in which to live and work: Austin, TX.
With an enrollment of 11,000 students and more than 3,500 master’s and doctor’s degrees awarded annually, the Graduate School is a national leader in graduate degrees awarded, and one of the largest graduate schools in the nation. The university has one of the most diverse student populations in the country and is a national leader in the number of undergraduate degrees awarded to minority students.
UT Austin is proud to be one of the world's leading research universities, with an internationally distinguished faculty including winners of the Nobel Prize, Pulitzer Prize, National Medal of Science, Wolf Prize, and countless other awards. UT Austin offers a broad mix of fellowships, grants, awards, and limited submission funding opportunities to students and faculty, as well as broad-reaching support networks dedicated to turning ideas into products and companies, and state-of-the-art labs, studios, and facilities.
To support cutting-edge research in all disciplines, UT Austin boasts more than 200 dedicated research units and centers, typically based in individual colleges and schools, where they engage in interdisciplinary research that complements the academic goals of their departments. UT Austin's Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) designs and operates some of the world's most powerful computing resources. The center's mission is to enable discoveries that advance science and society through the application of advanced computing technologies.