Best Universities for Economics in Latin America

Below is the list of best universities in Latin America ranked based on their research performance in Economics. A graph of 517K citations received by 41.4K academic papers made by 163 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 between 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 the university website.

For Economics

#1 in Latin America
#1 in Brazil
#156 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
97,964
Founded
1827

For Economics

#2 in Latin America
#1 in Chile
#287 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1842

For Economics

#3 in Latin America
#2 in Brazil
#330 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
67,329
Founded
1920

For Economics

#4 in Latin America
#2 in Chile
#339 in the World
Enrollment
33,971
Founded
1888

For Economics

#5 in Latin America
#1 in Mexico
#358 in the World
Enrollment
360,883
Founded
1551

For Economics

#6 in Latin America
#1 in Jamaica
#446 in the World
Enrollment
49,092
Founded
1948

For Economics

#7 in Latin America
#3 in Brazil
#450 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1966

For Economics

#8 in Latin America
#4 in Brazil
#470 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1962

For Economics

#9 in Latin America
#1 in Colombia
#487 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1949

For Economics

#10 in Latin America
#5 in Brazil
#544 in the World
Acceptance Rate
6%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1927

For Economics

#11 in Latin America
#1 in Argentina
#551 in the World
Enrollment
262,932
Founded
1821

For Economics

#12 in Latin America
#2 in Colombia
#591 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
54,284
Founded
1867

For Economics

#13 in Latin America
#6 in Brazil
#595 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1941

For Economics

#14 in Latin America
#7 in Brazil
#617 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1934

For Economics

#15 in Latin America
#2 in Argentina
#656 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1991

For Economics

#16 in Latin America
#2 in Mexico
#657 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1936

For Economics

#17 in Latin America
#8 in Brazil
#693 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1960

For Economics

#18 in Latin America
#3 in Mexico
#706 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
92,736
Founded
1943

For Economics

#19 in Latin America
#4 in Mexico
#795 in the World
Enrollment
375
Founded
1974

For Economics

#20 in Latin America
#3 in Colombia
#810 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1803

For Economics

#21 in Latin America
#5 in Mexico
#812 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1946

For Economics

#22 in Latin America
#9 in Brazil
#856 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1946

For Economics

#23 in Latin America
#10 in Brazil
#872 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1960

For Economics

#24 in Latin America
#11 in Brazil
#894 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1976

For Economics

#25 in Latin America
#6 in Mexico
#903 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1974

For Economics

#26 in Latin America
#1 in Uruguay
#912 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
209,129
Founded
1833

For Economics

#27 in Latin America
#12 in Brazil
#919 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1950

For Economics

#28 in Latin America
#1 in Peru
#967 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1917

For Economics

#29 in Latin America
#7 in Mexico
#979 in the World
Acceptance Rate
39%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1792

For Economics

#30 in Latin America
#4 in Colombia
#997 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
13,226
Founded
1653

For Economics

#31 in Latin America
#13 in Brazil
#1007 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1946

For Economics

#32 in Latin America
#8 in Mexico
#1020 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
375
Founded
1940

For Economics

#33 in Latin America
#14 in Brazil
#1109 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1912

For Economics

#34 in Latin America
#3 in Argentina
#1151 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1905

For Economics

#35 in Latin America
#15 in Brazil
#1153 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1969

For Economics

#36 in Latin America
#16 in Brazil
#1171 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1954

For Economics

#37 in Latin America
#17 in Brazil
#1172 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1955

For Economics

#38 in Latin America
#18 in Brazil
#1182 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1974

For Economics

#39 in Latin America
#5 in Colombia
#1198 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1623

For Economics

#40 in Latin America
#19 in Brazil
#1208 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1968

For Economics

#41 in Latin America
#3 in Chile
#1209 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1953

For Economics

#42 in Latin America
#6 in Colombia
#1224 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
2,868
Founded
1960

For Economics

#43 in Latin America
#4 in Chile
#1233 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1982

For Economics

#44 in Latin America
#7 in Colombia
#1248 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1827

For Economics

#45 in Latin America
#4 in Argentina
#1264 in the World
Enrollment
120,055
Founded
1613

For Economics

#46 in Latin America
#20 in Brazil
#1340 in the World
Acceptance Rate
43%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1922

For Economics

#47 in Latin America
#8 in Colombia
#1356 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1945

For Economics

#48 in Latin America
#1 in Ecuador
#1357 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1869

For Economics

#49 in Latin America
#1358 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
30,436
Founded
1940

For Economics

#50 in Latin America
#21 in Brazil
#1375 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1952

For Economics

#51 in Latin America
#5 in Argentina
#1395 in the World
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1988

For Economics

#52 in Latin America
#9 in Colombia
#1407 in the World
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1886

For Economics

#53 in Latin America
#9 in Mexico
#1409 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1964

For Economics

#54 in Latin America
#5 in Chile
#1461 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1849

For Economics

#55 in Latin America
#22 in Brazil
#1491 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1960

For Economics

#56 in Latin America
#23 in Brazil
#1503 in the World
Enrollment
23,988
Founded
1969

For Economics

#57 in Latin America
#1 in Venezuela
#1527 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1967

For Economics

#58 in Latin America
#24 in Brazil
#1533 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1933

For Economics

#59 in Latin America
#2 in Venezuela
#1566 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1721

For Economics

#60 in Latin America
#10 in Mexico
#1603 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1943

For Economics

#61 in Latin America
#25 in Brazil
#1623 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1969

For Economics

#62 in Latin America
#11 in Mexico
#1624 in the World
Founded
1940

For Economics

#63 in Latin America
#26 in Brazil
#1643 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1946

For Economics

#64 in Latin America
#6 in Chile
#1644 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1920

For Economics

#65 in Latin America
#27 in Brazil
#1652 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
23,744
Founded
1954

For Economics

#66 in Latin America
#28 in Brazil
#1662 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1913

For Economics

#67 in Latin America
#7 in Chile
#1679 in the World
Acceptance Rate
83%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1981

For Economics

#68 in Latin America
#10 in Colombia
#1688 in the World
Acceptance Rate
21%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1966

For Economics

#69 in Latin America
#8 in Chile
#1691 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1928

For Economics

#70 in Latin America
#12 in Mexico
#1696 in the World
Founded
1540

For Economics

#71 in Latin America
#13 in Mexico
#1748 in the World
Acceptance Rate
34%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1956

For Economics

#72 in Latin America
#29 in Brazil
#1756 in the World
Founded
1970

For Economics

#73 in Latin America
#30 in Brazil
#1772 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1960

For Economics

#74 in Latin America
#6 in Argentina
#1775 in the World
Acceptance Rate
56%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1956

For Economics

#75 in Latin America
#31 in Brazil
#1812 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1958

For Economics

#76 in Latin America
#14 in Mexico
#1868 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
67,944
Founded
1957

For Economics

#77 in Latin America
#2 in Peru
#1882 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1551

For Economics

#78 in Latin America
#32 in Brazil
#1899 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1960

For Economics

#79 in Latin America
#15 in Mexico
#1906 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1933

For Economics

#80 in Latin America
#33 in Brazil
#1912 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2005

For Economics

#81 in Latin America
#34 in Brazil
#1947 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1957

For Economics

#82 in Latin America
#7 in Argentina
#1953 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1968

For Economics

#83 in Latin America
#9 in Chile
#1990 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1956

For Economics

#84 in Latin America
#35 in Brazil
#1991 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1961

For Economics

#85 in Latin America
#11 in Colombia
#1996 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1980

For Economics

#86 in Latin America
#10 in Chile
#2003 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1931

For Economics

#87 in Latin America
#16 in Mexico
#2022 in the World
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1854

For Economics

#88 in Latin America
#11 in Chile
#2032 in the World
Enrollment
16,544
Founded
1990

For Economics

#89 in Latin America
#36 in Brazil
#2034 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1958

For Economics

#90 in Latin America
#17 in Mexico
#2041 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1587

For Economics

#91 in Latin America
#3 in Peru
#2043 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1962

For Economics

#92 in Latin America
#4 in Peru
#2060 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1961

For Economics

#93 in Latin America
#18 in Mexico
#2067 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1959

For Economics

#94 in Latin America
#12 in Colombia
#2086 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1979

For Economics

#95 in Latin America
#37 in Brazil
#2102 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1948

For Economics

#96 in Latin America
#38 in Brazil
#2110 in the World
Founded
1970

For Economics

#97 in Latin America
#8 in Argentina
#2182 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1989

For Economics

#98 in Latin America
#39 in Brazil
#2208 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1959

For Economics

#99 in Latin America
#13 in Colombia
#2210 in the World
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1980

For Economics

#100 in Latin America
#1 in Cuba
#2220 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1728