Berkeley Physics Partners (BP2)

Berkeley Physics Partners (BP2)

Engage Students. Support Research. Advance Progress.

There are two new ways for industry partners to collaborate with students and faculty in one of the world’s most innovative Physics programs. Berkeley Physics has rolled out a new program to foster collaboration between industry and academia. The Berkeley Physics Partners (BP2) program provides companies with unique opportunities to recruit Physics students, work with faculty, and support the department’s top priorities.

Home to more Physics majors than any program in the country and ranked #2 in the world by U.S. News and World Report 2017, Berkeley Physics strives to foster collaboration among some of the world’s brightest students and most distinguished professors. They lead the way in scientific research, challenge the fundamental laws of physics, and advance tomorrow’s ideas and discoveries.

This is how the Department of Physics looks in Fall 2016:

• 312 undergraduate students
• 277 graduate students    
• 22% women
• 20% international students
• 100+ undergraduates involved in research projects

• 52 active faculty
• 38 emeritus faculty
• 3 active Nobel Laureates
• 12 endowed chairs

To learn more about the Berkeley Physics Partners (BP2), download the BP2 brochure or contact us.

Contact Us

Rachel Schafer

Director of Development and Communications
Physics Department, UC Berkeley