Come to Texas

The University of Texas at Austin is one of the top-ranked universities and research institutions in the United States and the world, recognized as #32 Best Global Universities by U.S. News and World Report (2018) and #31 in the World Reputation Rankings by Times Higher Education (2019). Forty-nine of  UT Austin graduate programs are in the Top 10. Austin continues to top the rankings as the #1 Best Place to Live in the USA, #1 Best Capital to Live In, #8 Top City in the World for Technology, and #5 Best Place to Start a Career.


Top Ranked Public University in Texas


Ranked Among Top 30 Universities Worldwide


Fields of Study and Thousands of Opportunities

Be a Longhorn

When you come to the University of Texas at Austin, you’ll get one of the best values in public education. Innovative, hands-on learning opportunities and a strong foundation in critical thinking will prepare you to lead in your chosen field. Texas is an experience, and a first-class education that will help define you for the rest of your life. For all questions and information regarding international admissions requirements and application processes, please visit Undergraduate Admissions or Graduate and International Admissions Center. For information about applying as an exchange student at UT, visit the Student Exchange web page.

Study English at UT Austin

The Texas Global English Language Center provides a variety of intensive English programs for students, professionals and their dependents from more than 100 countries. Improve your English language skills, join a supportive community, enjoy numerous cultural and social activities to complement your studies and take advantage of one of the best universities and cities to live in the world. The English Language Center serves UT students, the Austin community, and English language learners from all over the world looking to improve their skills, improve their professional prospects or prepare for undergraduate or graduate study in the United States.

Discover Life in Austin

Austin is a city bursting with an entrepreneurial spirit and a vibrant, internationally renowned music, film and art scene, along with a thriving economy that leads the way in the technology, engineering and health care industries. Outdoor activities abound with a glittering lake running through the center of the city, big blue skies, gleaming Texas sunshine and the natural beauty of the surrounding Hill Country. Not only is Austin a young, diverse and welcoming city, it has a mild climate year-round and is centrally located to explore the state of Texas and beyond. It continues to beat out popular cities on the east and west coasts with top-rankings like the #1 Best Place to Live in the USA, #8 Top City in the World for Technology and #5 Best Place to Start a Career. Austin is an exciting place to call home!

Explore Global Programs

Texas Global offers numerous academic, topical and cultural immersion programs tailored to the needs of student, scholar and professional groups from all over the world. Our global programs equip participants with tools to communicate their ideas, advance their knowledge beyond borders, understand life in the United States and achieve their goals, all while taking advantage of the transformative power of the university, Austin, and the state of Texas.