Best Universities for Genetics in Latin America

Below is the list of best universities in Latin America ranked based on their research performance in Genetics. A graph of 757K citations received by 23.6K academic papers made by 89 universities in Latin America was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with an official site as it's constantly changing data.

  1. For Genetics

    University of Sao Paulo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    96,364
    Founded
    1827
  2. For Genetics

    National Autonomous University of Mexico logo
    Acceptance Rate
    8%
    Enrollment
    360,883
    Founded
    1551
  3. For Genetics

    Sao Paulo State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1976
  4. For Genetics

    Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1934
  5. For Genetics

    State University of Campinas logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1966
  6. For Genetics

    Federal University of Minas Gerais logo
    Acceptance Rate
    6%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1927
  7. For Genetics

    University of Buenos Aires logo
    Enrollment
    262,932
    Founded
    1821
  8. For Genetics

    Federal University of Rio de Janeiro logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    67,329
    Founded
    1920
  9. For Genetics

    University of Chile logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1842
  10. For Genetics

    Federal University of Sao Paulo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    10%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1933
  11. For Genetics

    Federal University of Vicosa logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1922
  12. For Genetics

    Federal University of Parana logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1912
  13. For Genetics

    Federal University of Sao Carlos logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1968
  14. For Genetics

    University of Antioquia logo
    Enrollment
    39,900
    Founded
    1803
  15. For Genetics

    Pontifical Catholic University of Chile logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1888
  16. For Genetics

    National Polytechnic Institute logo
    Acceptance Rate
    100%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1936
  17. For Genetics

    • #17 in Latin America
    • #1 in Uruguay
    • #658 in the World
    University of the Republic logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1833
  18. For Genetics

    National University of Rosario logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1968
  19. For Genetics

    National University of Colombia logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1867
  20. For Genetics

    Federal University of Para logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1957
  21. For Genetics

    Federal University of Pernambuco logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1946
  22. For Genetics

    University of Brasilia logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1962
  23. For Genetics

    National University of La Plata logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1905
  24. For Genetics

    State University of Maringa logo
    Founded
    1970
  25. For Genetics

    State University of Londrina logo
    Founded
    1970
  26. For Genetics

    National University of Cordoba logo
    Enrollment
    120,055
    Male:Female
    37:63
    Founded
    1613
  27. For Genetics

    • #27 in Latin America
    • #1 in Jamaica
    • #851 in the World
    University of the West Indies, Mona logo
    Enrollment
    49,092
    Founded
    1948
  28. For Genetics

    • #28 in Latin America
    • #1 in Costa Rica
    • #865 in the World
    University of Costa Rica logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    30,436
    Founded
    1940
  29. For Genetics

    Catholic University of Brasilia logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1974
  30. For Genetics

    University of the Andes, Colombia logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    17,808
    Male:Female
    56:44
    Founded
    1949
  31. For Genetics

    Federal University of Bahia logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1946
  32. For Genetics

    University of Concepcion logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1920
  33. For Genetics

    University of the State of Rio de Janeiro logo
    Acceptance Rate
    10%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1950
  34. For Genetics

    University of Guadalajara logo
    Acceptance Rate
    39%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1792
  35. For Genetics

    Autonomous University of Nuevo Leon logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1933
  36. For Genetics

    National University of Litoral logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1919
  37. For Genetics

    Southern University of Chile logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1954
  38. For Genetics

    Federal University of Pelotas logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1969
  39. For Genetics

    Andres Bello University logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1988
  40. For Genetics

    Federal University of Santa Catarina logo
    Acceptance Rate
    20%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1960
  41. For Genetics

    Federal University of Goias logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1960
  42. For Genetics

    El Rosario University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    11,450
    Founded
    1653
  43. For Genetics

    Central University of Venezuela logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1721
  44. For Genetics

    Cayetano Heredia Peruvian University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1961
  45. For Genetics

    National University of Quilmes logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1989
  46. For Genetics

    Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1948
  47. For Genetics

    Federal University of Santa Maria logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1960
  48. For Genetics

    Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1958
  49. For Genetics

    University of Santiago de Chile logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1849
  50. For Genetics

    Pontifical Javeriana University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1623
  51. For Genetics

    Federal University of Lavras logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1908
  52. For Genetics

    State University of Santa Cruz logo
    Acceptance Rate
    48%
    Founded
    1972
  53. For Genetics

    Federal University of Ceara logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1954
  54. For Genetics

    National University of Rio Cuarto logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1971
  55. For Genetics

    University of the Valley logo
    Acceptance Rate
    100%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1945
  56. For Genetics

    State University of Ponta Grossa logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1970
  57. For Genetics

    Federal University of Espirito Santo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    23,744
    Founded
    1954
  58. For Genetics

    Fluminense Federal University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1960
  59. For Genetics

    Federal Rural University of Pernambuco logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1912
  60. For Genetics

    Pontifical Catholic University of Parana logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1959
  61. For Genetics

    National University of Cuyo logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1939
  62. For Genetics

    Autonomous University of the State of Morelos logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1938
  63. For Genetics

    University of Guanajuato logo
    Enrollment
    23,155
    Founded
    1945
  64. For Genetics

    University of Talca logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1981
  65. For Genetics

    Federal University of Uberlandia logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1969
  66. For Genetics

    University of Zulia logo
    Founded
    1891
  67. For Genetics

    National University of Misiones logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1973
  68. For Genetics

    • #68 in Latin America
    • #1 in Antigua and Barbuda
    • #1370 in the World
    University of Health Sciences Antigua logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    125
    Founded
    1982
  69. For Genetics

    Federal University of Paraiba logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1955
  70. For Genetics

    National University of Mar del Plata logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1975
  71. For Genetics

    Lutheran University of Brazil logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1972
  72. For Genetics

    National Major San Marcos University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    1551
  73. For Genetics

    University of La Frontera logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1981
  74. For Genetics

    • #74 in Latin America
    • #1 in Grenada
    • #1435 in the World
    St. George's University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    43%
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1976
  75. For Genetics

    Metropolitan Autonomous University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    20%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1974
  76. For Genetics

    Federal University of Amazonas logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1909
  77. For Genetics

    Autonomous University of Yucatan logo
    Acceptance Rate
    33%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1812
  78. For Genetics

    University of Veracruz logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1944
  79. For Genetics

    University of Tolima logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1945
  80. For Genetics

    Federal University of Mato Grosso logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1970
  81. For Genetics

    Federal University of Mato Grosso do Sul logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1969
  82. For Genetics

    Federal University of Juiz de Fora logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1960
  83. For Genetics

    University for Development logo
    Enrollment
    16,544
    Founded
    1990
  84. For Genetics

    University of the East, Venezuela logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1958
  85. For Genetics

    Federal University of Alagoas logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1961
  86. For Genetics

    Monterrey Institute of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    92,736
    Founded
    1943
  87. For Genetics

    Major University logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1988
  88. For Genetics

    State University of Southwest Bahia logo
    Acceptance Rate
    58%
    Founded
    1980
  89. For Genetics

    Federal University of Piaui logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1973