Best Universities for Earth science / Geoscience / Geophysics in Latin America

Below is the list of best universities in Latin America ranked based on their research performance in Earth science and Geophysics. A graph of 199K citations received by 9.55K academic papers made by 58 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 Earth science and Geophysics

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

For Earth science and Geophysics

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

For Earth science and Geophysics

#3 in Latin America
#1 in Chile
#130 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1842

For Earth science and Geophysics

#4 in Latin America
#1 in Argentina
#178 in the World
Enrollment
262,932
Founded
1821

For Earth science and Geophysics

#5 in Latin America
#2 in Brazil
#225 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1934

For Earth science and Geophysics

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

For Earth science and Geophysics

#7 in Latin America
#4 in Brazil
#313 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1962

For Earth science and Geophysics

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

For Earth science and Geophysics

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

For Earth science and Geophysics

#10 in Latin America
#6 in Brazil
#371 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1958

For Earth science and Geophysics

#11 in Latin America
#2 in Argentina
#382 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1905

For Earth science and Geophysics

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

For Earth science and Geophysics

#13 in Latin America
#8 in Brazil
#408 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1969

For Earth science and Geophysics

#14 in Latin America
#9 in Brazil
#412 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
67,329
Founded
1920

For Earth science and Geophysics

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

For Earth science and Geophysics

#16 in Latin America
#10 in Brazil
#423 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1950

For Earth science and Geophysics

#17 in Latin America
#2 in Mexico
#432 in the World
Acceptance Rate
71%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1940

For Earth science and Geophysics

#18 in Latin America
#3 in Argentina
#443 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1973

For Earth science and Geophysics

#19 in Latin America
#11 in Brazil
#444 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1912

For Earth science and Geophysics

#20 in Latin America
#1 in Jamaica
#456 in the World
Enrollment
49,092
Founded
1948

For Earth science and Geophysics

#21 in Latin America
#2 in Chile
#458 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1956

For Earth science and Geophysics

#22 in Latin America
#3 in Chile
#465 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1920

For Earth science and Geophysics

#23 in Latin America
#12 in Brazil
#489 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1957

For Earth science and Geophysics

#24 in Latin America
#13 in Brazil
#494 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1946

For Earth science and Geophysics

#25 in Latin America
#3 in Mexico
#512 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1936

For Earth science and Geophysics

#26 in Latin America
#14 in Brazil
#550 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1954

For Earth science and Geophysics

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

For Earth science and Geophysics

#28 in Latin America
#4 in Argentina
#565 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1972

For Earth science and Geophysics

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

For Earth science and Geophysics

#30 in Latin America
#16 in Brazil
#591 in the World
Acceptance Rate
43%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1922

For Earth science and Geophysics

#31 in Latin America
#5 in Argentina
#592 in the World
Enrollment
120,055
Founded
1613

For Earth science and Geophysics

#32 in Latin America
#17 in Brazil
#603 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1946

For Earth science and Geophysics

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

For Earth science and Geophysics

#34 in Latin America
#4 in Mexico
#621 in the World
Founded
1540

For Earth science and Geophysics

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

For Earth science and Geophysics

#36 in Latin America
#5 in Mexico
#640 in the World
Acceptance Rate
39%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1792

For Earth science and Geophysics

#37 in Latin America
#1 in Venezuela
#645 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1721

For Earth science and Geophysics

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

For Earth science and Geophysics

#39 in Latin America
#7 in Argentina
#733 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1914

For Earth science and Geophysics

#40 in Latin America
#18 in Brazil
#748 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1960

For Earth science and Geophysics

#41 in Latin America
#19 in Brazil
#773 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1909

For Earth science and Geophysics

#42 in Latin America
#2 in Venezuela
#781 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1967

For Earth science and Geophysics

#43 in Latin America
#782 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1973

For Earth science and Geophysics

#44 in Latin America
#20 in Brazil
#789 in the World
Founded
1970

For Earth science and Geophysics

#45 in Latin America
#6 in Mexico
#792 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1859

For Earth science and Geophysics

#46 in Latin America
#21 in Brazil
#810 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1954

For Earth science and Geophysics

#47 in Latin America
#8 in Argentina
#818 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1973

For Earth science and Geophysics

#48 in Latin America
#22 in Brazil
#828 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
2002

For Earth science and Geophysics

#49 in Latin America
#7 in Mexico
#829 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
67,944
Founded
1957

For Earth science and Geophysics

#50 in Latin America
#8 in Mexico
#839 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1974

For Earth science and Geophysics

#51 in Latin America
#23 in Brazil
#844 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1960

For Earth science and Geophysics

#52 in Latin America
#24 in Brazil
#856 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1960

For Earth science and Geophysics

#53 in Latin America
#5 in Chile
#879 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1954

For Earth science and Geophysics

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

For Earth science and Geophysics

#55 in Latin America
#25 in Brazil
#884 in the World
Enrollment
23,988
Founded
1969

For Earth science and Geophysics

#56 in Latin America
#26 in Brazil
#904 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1970

For Earth science and Geophysics

#57 in Latin America
#27 in Brazil
#905 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1955

For Earth science and Geophysics

#58 in Latin America
#3 in Colombia
#906 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1948