Best Universities for Political Economy in Latin America

Below is the list of best universities in Latin America ranked based on their research performance in Political Economy. A graph of 45.4K citations received by 5.84K academic papers made by 37 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 Political Economy

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

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

    Center for Research and Teaching in Economics logo
    Enrollment
    375
    Founded
    1974
  4. For Political Economy

    Pontifical Catholic University of Chile logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1888
  5. For Political Economy

    University of Brasilia logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1962
  6. For Political Economy

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

    State University of Campinas logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1966
  8. For Political Economy

    • #8 in Latin America
    • #1 in Jamaica
    • #412 in the World
    University of the West Indies, Mona logo
    Enrollment
    49,092
    Founded
    1948
  9. For Political Economy

    University of Buenos Aires logo
    Enrollment
    262,932
    Founded
    1821
  10. For Political Economy

    Federal University of Rio de Janeiro logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    67,329
    Founded
    1920
  11. For Political Economy

    National University of Colombia logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1867
  12. For Political Economy

    Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1934
  13. For Political Economy

    Federal University of Minas Gerais logo
    Acceptance Rate
    6%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1927
  14. For Political Economy

    Colegio de Mexico logo
    Acceptance Rate
    11%
    Enrollment
    375
    Founded
    1940
  15. For Political Economy

    University of Chile logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1842
  16. For Political Economy

    Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1941
  17. For Political Economy

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

    Metropolitan Autonomous University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    20%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1974
  19. For Political Economy

    Sao Paulo State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1976
  20. For Political Economy

    • #20 in Latin America
    • #1 in Venezuela
    • #616 in the World
    Central University of Venezuela logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1721
  21. For Political Economy

    Diego Portales University logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1982
  22. For Political Economy

    Torcuato di Tella University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    50%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1991
  23. For Political Economy

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

    Federal University of Santa Catarina logo
    Acceptance Rate
    20%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1960
  25. For Political Economy

    Federal University of Bahia logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1946
  26. For Political Economy

    El Rosario University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    11,450
    Founded
    1653
  27. For Political Economy

    • #27 in Latin America
    • #1 in Peru
    • #733 in the World
    Pontifical Catholic University of Peru logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1917
  28. For Political Economy

    Fluminense Federal University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1960
  29. For Political Economy

    Pontifical Catholic University of Sao Paulo logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1946
  30. For Political Economy

    Autonomus Institute of Technology of Mexico logo
    Acceptance Rate
    8%
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1946
  31. For Political Economy

    Federal University of Sao Carlos logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1968
  32. For Political Economy

    Pontifical Javeriana University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1623
  33. For Political Economy

    University of San Andres logo
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1988
  34. For Political Economy

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

    Ibero-American University, Mexico City logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1943
  36. For Political Economy

    Externado University of Colombia logo
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1886
  37. For Political Economy

    Federal University of Pernambuco logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1946