International Students

New graduate students at New Student Welcome - photo: John Maniaci

Whether your career goal is to do research that will advance global knowledge or to hold a leadership position in your field with government or industry, UW–Madison is a great place to start.

Our graduate programs attract students of diverse cultural backgrounds and more than 2,500 of our current graduate students hail from around the globe – China, India, Korea, Turkey, Taiwan, Germany, Iran and a host of other countries.

UW–Madison ranks 10th among public institutions in the U.S. News & World Report’s 2012 edition of America’s Best Colleges. According to the National Research Council’s survey released in 2010, UW–Madison had 40 programs ranked in the top ten in their field. And the National Research Council found that UW–Madison has more highly rated doctoral programs than any other U.S. university.

Explore our programs to find the best fit for you. You’ll find UW–Madison to be an excellent choice for graduate study.

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