Top 60 universities in Chile: Rankings & Acceptance rate

University name
Acceptance rate
Acc. rate
City & State
1University of ChileSantiago
2Pontifical Catholic University of ChileSantiago
3University of ConcepcionConcepcion
4Southern University of ChileValdivia
5University of Santiago de Chile25%Santiago
6Pontifical Catholic University of ValparaisoValparaiso
7University of TalcaTalca
8University of Bio BioConcepcion
9Alberto Hurtado UniversitySantiago
10University of ValparaisoValparaiso
11Diego Portales UniversitySantiago
12Catholic University of the NorthAntofagasta
13University of La FronteraTemuco
14Federico Santa Maria Technical UniversityValparaiso
15University of TarapacaArica
16Adolfo Ibanez UniversityVina del Mar
17University of Los LagosOsorno
18University for DevelopmentSantiago
19Andres Bello UniversitySantiago
20Catholic University of TemucoTemuco
21Catholic University of the Holy ConceptionConcepcion
22University of the Andes, ChileSantiago
23Central University of ChileSantiago
24Catholic University of the MauleTalca
25Autonomous University of ChileTemuco
26University of MagallanesPunta Arenas
27University of La SerenaLa Serena
28Metropolitan University of Educational SciencesSantiago
29Playa Ancha University of Educational SciencesValparaiso
30Arturo Prat UniversityIquique
31University of AntofagastaAntofagasta
32Major UniversitySantiago
33Catholic University Cardinal Raul Silva HenriquezSantiago
34University of Technology of ChileSantiago
35San Sebastian UniversityConcepcion
36Autonomous University Academy of Christian HumanismSantiago
37Metropolitan University of TechnologySantiago
38University of AtacamaCopiapo
39Bernardo O'Higgins UniversitySantiago
40Vina del Mar UniversityVina del Mar
41Finis Terrae UniversitySantiago
42Santo Tomas University, Chile85%Santiago
43University of Las AmericasSantiago
44Gabriela Mistral UniversitySantiago
45UNIACC University65%Santiago
46University of the Pacific, ChileSantiago
47Pedro de Valdivia UniversitySantiago
48University of O'HigginsRancagua
49Chilean Adventist UniversityChillan
50International University SEKPenalolen
51Bolivariana UniversitySantiago
52UCINF UniversitySantiago
53University of Arts and Social Sciences ARCISSantiago
54University of Aconcagua, ChileVina del Mar
55Miguel de Cervantes UniversitySantiago
56University of AysenCoyhaique
57Chilean-British University of Santiago75%Santiago
58La Republica UniversitySantiago
59Ibero-American University of Science and Technology, ChileSantiago
60Los LeonesSantiago

The best cities to study in Chile based on the number of universities and their ranks are Santiago, Concepcion, Valdivia, and Valparaiso.

Average cost of living for students in Chile is $447 + $59-419 for rent (depends on where to live: dormitory, renting with a roommate or solo).