Best Universities for Engineering in Latin America

Below is the list of best universities in Latin America ranked based on their research performance in Engineering. A graph of 3.79M citations received by 248K academic papers made by 286 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 Engineering

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

For Engineering

#2 in Latin America
#2 in Brazil
#190 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1966

For Engineering

#3 in Latin America
#1 in Mexico
#270 in the World
Enrollment
360,883
Founded
1551

For Engineering

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

For Engineering

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

For Engineering

#6 in Latin America
#4 in Brazil
#372 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1976

For Engineering

#7 in Latin America
#5 in Brazil
#393 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1934

For Engineering

#8 in Latin America
#6 in Brazil
#427 in the World
Acceptance Rate
6%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1927

For Engineering

#9 in Latin America
#7 in Brazil
#477 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1960

For Engineering

#10 in Latin America
#8 in Brazil
#514 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1968

For Engineering

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

For Engineering

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

For Engineering

#13 in Latin America
#1 in Chile
#766 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1842

For Engineering

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

For Engineering

#15 in Latin America
#10 in Brazil
#834 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1946

For Engineering

#16 in Latin America
#11 in Brazil
#843 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1941

For Engineering

#17 in Latin America
#2 in Chile
#867 in the World
Enrollment
33,971
Founded
1888

For Engineering

#18 in Latin America
#1 in Argentina
#875 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1905

For Engineering

#19 in Latin America
#12 in Brazil
#921 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1954

For Engineering

#20 in Latin America
#3 in Mexico
#937 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1974

For Engineering

#21 in Latin America
#4 in Mexico
#962 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
92,736
Founded
1943

For Engineering

#22 in Latin America
#13 in Brazil
#981 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1962

For Engineering

#23 in Latin America
#14 in Brazil
#984 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1960

For Engineering

#24 in Latin America
#2 in Argentina
#1029 in the World
Enrollment
262,932
Founded
1821

For Engineering

#25 in Latin America
#15 in Brazil
#1040 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1960

For Engineering

#26 in Latin America
#5 in Mexico
#1062 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1933

For Engineering

#27 in Latin America
#2 in Colombia
#1088 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1949

For Engineering

#28 in Latin America
#3 in Chile
#1105 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1920

For Engineering

#29 in Latin America
#16 in Brazil
#1115 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1958

For Engineering

#30 in Latin America
#4 in Chile
#1119 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1931

For Engineering

#31 in Latin America
#6 in Mexico
#1185 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1587

For Engineering

#32 in Latin America
#7 in Mexico
#1193 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1859

For Engineering

#33 in Latin America
#1 in Venezuela
#1218 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1967

For Engineering

#34 in Latin America
#1 in Jamaica
#1223 in the World
Enrollment
49,092
Founded
1948

For Engineering

#35 in Latin America
#8 in Mexico
#1259 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1945

For Engineering

#36 in Latin America
#17 in Brazil
#1264 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
2002

For Engineering

#37 in Latin America
#5 in Chile
#1303 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1849

For Engineering

#38 in Latin America
#18 in Brazil
#1307 in the World
Founded
1970

For Engineering

#39 in Latin America
#19 in Brazil
#1310 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1946

For Engineering

#40 in Latin America
#20 in Brazil
#1313 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1955

For Engineering

#41 in Latin America
#21 in Brazil
#1324 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1950

For Engineering

#42 in Latin America
#3 in Colombia
#1338 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1803

For Engineering

#43 in Latin America
#3 in Argentina
#1352 in the World
Enrollment
120,055
Founded
1613

For Engineering

#44 in Latin America
#22 in Brazil
#1356 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1969

For Engineering

#45 in Latin America
#9 in Mexico
#1386 in the World
Founded
1540

For Engineering

#46 in Latin America
#4 in Colombia
#1389 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1945

For Engineering

#47 in Latin America
#23 in Brazil
#1401 in the World
Acceptance Rate
43%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1922

For Engineering

#48 in Latin America
#4 in Argentina
#1438 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1975

For Engineering

#49 in Latin America
#24 in Brazil
#1445 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2005

For Engineering

#50 in Latin America
#5 in Argentina
#1453 in the World
Acceptance Rate
56%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1956

For Engineering

#51 in Latin America
#25 in Brazil
#1467 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1913

For Engineering

#52 in Latin America
#26 in Brazil
#1479 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
23,744
Founded
1954

For Engineering

#53 in Latin America
#10 in Mexico
#1494 in the World
Acceptance Rate
39%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1792

For Engineering

#54 in Latin America
#1 in Uruguay
#1526 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
209,129
Founded
1833

For Engineering

#55 in Latin America
#27 in Brazil
#1545 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1969

For Engineering

#56 in Latin America
#5 in Colombia
#1556 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1827

For Engineering

#57 in Latin America
#28 in Brazil
#1578 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1960

For Engineering

#58 in Latin America
#6 in Argentina
#1594 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1919

For Engineering

#59 in Latin America
#29 in Brazil
#1618 in the World
Founded
1970

For Engineering

#60 in Latin America
#30 in Brazil
#1619 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1948

For Engineering

#61 in Latin America
#2 in Venezuela
#1630 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1721

For Engineering

#62 in Latin America
#31 in Brazil
#1631 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1960

For Engineering

#63 in Latin America
#32 in Brazil
#1639 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1957

For Engineering

#64 in Latin America
#1 in Cuba
#1660 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1728

For Engineering

#65 in Latin America
#33 in Brazil
#1667 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1909

For Engineering

#66 in Latin America
#7 in Argentina
#1698 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1968

For Engineering

#67 in Latin America
#6 in Colombia
#1707 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1948

For Engineering

#68 in Latin America
#34 in Brazil
#1713 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1933

For Engineering

#69 in Latin America
#11 in Mexico
#1727 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1942

For Engineering

#70 in Latin America
#12 in Mexico
#1759 in the World
Acceptance Rate
34%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1956

For Engineering

#71 in Latin America
#13 in Mexico
#1806 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
67,944
Founded
1957

For Engineering

#72 in Latin America
#35 in Brazil
#1816 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1959

For Engineering

#73 in Latin America
#36 in Brazil
#1846 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1963

For Engineering

#74 in Latin America
#37 in Brazil
#1847 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1970

For Engineering

#75 in Latin America
#38 in Brazil
#1887 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1965

For Engineering

#76 in Latin America
#14 in Mexico
#1913 in the World
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
1951

For Engineering

#77 in Latin America
#39 in Brazil
#1915 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1961

For Engineering

#78 in Latin America
#40 in Brazil
#1916 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1969

For Engineering

#79 in Latin America
#15 in Mexico
#1926 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1938

For Engineering

#80 in Latin America
#41 in Brazil
#1953 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1967

For Engineering

#81 in Latin America
#8 in Argentina
#1961 in the World
Acceptance Rate
36%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1959

For Engineering

#82 in Latin America
#9 in Argentina
#1977 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1973

For Engineering

#83 in Latin America
#42 in Brazil
#2005 in the World
Enrollment
23,988
Founded
1969

For Engineering

#84 in Latin America
#2050 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
30,436
Founded
1940

For Engineering

#85 in Latin America
#6 in Chile
#2074 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1928

For Engineering

#86 in Latin America
#10 in Argentina
#2129 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1971

For Engineering

#87 in Latin America
#43 in Brazil
#2139 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
12,446
Founded
1987

For Engineering

#88 in Latin America
#7 in Colombia
#2162 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1623

For Engineering

#89 in Latin America
#8 in Colombia
#2163 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1937

For Engineering

#90 in Latin America
#44 in Brazil
#2193 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1909

For Engineering

#91 in Latin America
#45 in Brazil
#2199 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1990

For Engineering

#92 in Latin America
#46 in Brazil
#2201 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1908

For Engineering

#93 in Latin America
#16 in Mexico
#2211 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1973

For Engineering

#94 in Latin America
#11 in Argentina
#2215 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1939

For Engineering

#95 in Latin America
#12 in Argentina
#2219 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1914

For Engineering

#96 in Latin America
#17 in Mexico
#2250 in the World
Founded
1940

For Engineering

#97 in Latin America
#47 in Brazil
#2274 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1968

For Engineering

#98 in Latin America
#1 in Peru
#2294 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1917

For Engineering

#99 in Latin America
#13 in Argentina
#2302 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1973

For Engineering

#100 in Latin America
#48 in Brazil
#2308 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1958