4 Best universities for Economics in Rio de Janeiro

Below is the list of best universities in Rio de Janeiro ranked based on their research performance in Economics. A graph of 41.7K citations received by 2.49K academic papers made by 4 universities in Rio de Janeiro 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.

1. Federal University of Rio de Janeiro

For Economics

#2 in Brazil
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
67,329
Founded
1920

2. Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro

For Economics

#6 in Brazil
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1941

3. University of the State of Rio de Janeiro

For Economics

#12 in Brazil
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1950

4. Rio de Janeiro State Federal University

For Economics

#53 in Brazil
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1969

Universities for Economics near Rio de Janeiro

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University
Country rank
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City
8 Fluminense Federal University 10
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Niteroi
241 Federal University of Vicosa 20
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Vicosa
347 Federal University of Minas Gerais 5
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Belo Horizonte
358 University of Sao Paulo 1
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Sao Paulo
358 Sao Paulo State University 11
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Sao Paulo
360 Mackenzie Presbyterian University 21
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Sao Paulo
397 State University of Campinas 3
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Campinas
492 Federal University of Sao Carlos 19
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Sao Carlos
677 Federal University of Parana 14
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Curitiba
747 Federal University of Santa Catarina 8
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Florianopolis