Best Universities for Paleontology in Latin America

Below is the list of best universities in Latin America ranked based on their research performance in Paleontology. A graph of 206K citations received by 7.86K academic papers made by 48 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 Paleontology

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

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

    University of Buenos Aires logo
    Enrollment
    262,932
    Founded
    1821
  4. For Paleontology

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

    National University of La Plata logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1905
  6. For Paleontology

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

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

    University of Chile logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1842
  9. For Paleontology

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

    University of Brasilia logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1962
  11. For Paleontology

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

    National University of Tucuman logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1914
  13. For Paleontology

    • #13 in Latin America
    • #1 in Jamaica
    • #349 in the World
    University of the West Indies, Mona logo
    Enrollment
    49,092
    Founded
    1948
  14. For Paleontology

    Federal University of Pernambuco logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1946
  15. For Paleontology

    National University of San Juan logo
    Acceptance Rate
    57%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1973
  16. For Paleontology

    National University of Comahue logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1972
  17. For Paleontology

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

    National University of Salta logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1972
  19. For Paleontology

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

    Federal University of Ouro Preto logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1969
  21. For Paleontology

    University of the Rio dos Sinos Valley logo
    Enrollment
    23,988
    Founded
    1969
  22. For Paleontology

    Federal University of Para logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1957
  23. For Paleontology

    • #23 in Latin America
    • #1 in Uruguay
    • #440 in the World
    University of the Republic logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1833
  24. For Paleontology

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

    Federal University of Parana logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1912
  26. For Paleontology

    National University of the South logo
    Acceptance Rate
    67%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1956
  27. For Paleontology

    National University of La Pampa logo
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1958
  28. For Paleontology

    Catholic University of the North logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1956
  29. For Paleontology

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

    National University of Mar del Plata logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1975
  31. For Paleontology

    University of Concepcion logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1920
  32. For Paleontology

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

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

    Federal University of Bahia logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1946
  35. For Paleontology

    Federal University of Acre logo
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1964
  36. For Paleontology

    • #36 in Latin America
    • #1 in Peru
    • #715 in the World
    National Major San Marcos University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    1551
  37. For Paleontology

    Federal University of Santa Maria logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1960
  38. For Paleontology

    • #38 in Latin America
    • #1 in Venezuela
    • #724 in the World
    Central University of Venezuela logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1721
  39. For Paleontology

    National University of San Luis logo
    Acceptance Rate
    58%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1973
  40. For Paleontology

    • #40 in Latin America
    • #1 in Costa Rica
    • #736 in the World
    University of Costa Rica logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    30,436
    Founded
    1940
  41. For Paleontology

    Federal University of Ceara logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1954
  42. For Paleontology

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

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

    Autonomous University of Baja California logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1957
  45. For Paleontology

    • #45 in Latin America
    • #1 in Ecuador
    • #803 in the World
    National Polytechnic School, Ecuador logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1869
  46. For Paleontology

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

    Autonomous University of the State of Hidalgo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    1869
  48. For Paleontology

    University of Sonora logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1942