Best Universities for Geology in Latin America

Below is the list of best universities in Latin America ranked based on their research performance in Geology. A graph of 715K citations received by 36.4K academic papers made by 105 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 Geology

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

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

    University of Chile logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1842
  4. For Geology

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

    University of Buenos Aires logo
    Enrollment
    262,932
    Founded
    1821
  6. For Geology

    University of Brasilia logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1962
  7. For Geology

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

    National University of La Plata logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1905
  9. For Geology

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

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

    Federal University of Para logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1957
  12. For Geology

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

    University of Concepcion logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1920
  14. For Geology

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

    • #15 in Latin America
    • #1 in Jamaica
    • #471 in the World
    University of the West Indies, Mona logo
    Enrollment
    49,092
    Founded
    1948
  16. For Geology

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

    Federal University of Parana logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1912
  18. For Geology

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

    Federal University of Pernambuco logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1946
  20. For Geology

    National Polytechnic School, Ecuador logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1869
  21. For Geology

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

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

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

    Federal University of Bahia logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1946
  25. For Geology

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

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

    Catholic University of the North logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1956
  28. For Geology

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

    National University of Tucuman logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1914
  30. For Geology

    Pontifical Catholic University of Chile logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1888
  31. For Geology

    University of Costa Rica logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    30,436
    Founded
    1940
  32. For Geology

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

    National University of Salta logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1972
  34. For Geology

    Federal University of Ceara logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1954
  35. For Geology

    • #35 in Latin America
    • #1 in Uruguay
    • #792 in the World
    University of the Republic logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1833
  36. For Geology

    Central University of Venezuela logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1721
  37. For Geology

    University of Colima logo
    Acceptance Rate
    71%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1940
  38. For Geology

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

    National University of Mar del Plata logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1975
  40. For Geology

    Federal University of Vicosa logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1922
  41. For Geology

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

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

    Southern University of Chile logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1954
  44. For Geology

    National University of Comahue logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1972
  45. For Geology

    Federal University of Santa Maria logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1960
  46. For Geology

    Autonomous University of San Luis Potosi logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1859
  47. For Geology

    Federal University of Santa Catarina logo
    Acceptance Rate
    20%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1960
  48. For Geology

    University of Guadalajara logo
    Acceptance Rate
    39%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1792
  49. For Geology

    National University of La Pampa logo
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1958
  50. For Geology

    Simon Bolivar University, Venezuela logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1967
  51. For Geology

    National University of Rio Cuarto logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1971
  52. For Geology

    EAFIT University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1960
  53. For Geology

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

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

    Federal University of Mato Grosso logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1970
  56. For Geology

    Federal University of Amazonas logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1909
  57. For Geology

    University of Paraiba Valley logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1954
  58. For Geology

    Metropolitan Autonomous University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    20%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1974
  59. For Geology

    University of Caldas logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1943
  60. For Geology

    University of Sonora logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1942
  61. For Geology

    Industrial University of Santander logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1948
  62. For Geology

    National University of Litoral logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1919
  63. For Geology

    Federal University of Espirito Santo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    23,744
    Founded
    1954
  64. For Geology

    National University of Cuyo logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1939
  65. For Geology

    State University of Maringa logo
    Founded
    1970
  66. For Geology

    Pontifical Catholic University of Valparaiso logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1928
  67. For Geology

    Federal University of Goias logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1960
  68. For Geology

    Federal Rural University of Pernambuco logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1912
  69. For Geology

    National University of Jujuy logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1972
  70. For Geology

    University of Magallanes logo
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1961
  71. For Geology

    University of Santiago de Chile logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1849
  72. For Geology

    National Major San Marcos University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    1551
  73. For Geology

    Northern University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    70%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1966
  74. For Geology

    Federal University of Campina Grande logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    2002
  75. For Geology

    National University, Costa Rica logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    19,415
    Founded
    1973
  76. For Geology

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

    • #78 in Latin America
    • #1 in Bolivia
    • #1466 in the World
    Higher University of San Andres logo
    Founded
    1830
  78. For Geology

    Federal University of Sergipe logo
    Acceptance Rate
    18%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1963
  79. For Geology

    Federal Rural University of Rio de Janeiro logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1910
  80. For Geology

    Federal University of Uberlandia logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1969
  81. For Geology

    University of La Serena logo
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1981
  82. For Geology

    University of Antofagasta logo
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1981
  83. For Geology

    Autonomous University of the State of Mexico logo
    Acceptance Rate
    34%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1956
  84. For Geology

    University of the Valley logo
    Acceptance Rate
    100%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1945
  85. For Geology

    University of Cartagena logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1827
  86. For Geology

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

    Federal University of Sao Paulo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    10%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1933
  88. For Geology

    Federal University of Paraiba logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1955
  89. For Geology

    Federal University of Pampa logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    2006
  90. For Geology

    University of Antioquia logo
    Enrollment
    39,900
    Founded
    1803
  91. For Geology

    National University of Rosario logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1968
  92. For Geology

    University of Guanajuato logo
    Enrollment
    23,155
    Founded
    1945
  93. For Geology

    Pontifical Catholic University of Peru logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1917
  94. For Geology

    Federal University of Sao Carlos logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1968
  95. For Geology

    Andres Bello University logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1988
  96. For Geology

    University of Zulia logo
    Founded
    1891
  97. For Geology

    National Technological University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1959
  98. For Geology

    University of Tarapaca logo
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    1981
  99. For Geology

    University of Atacama logo
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1857