List of 31 best universities in Cuba

We ranked 31 best universities in Cuba based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 127K citations received by 24.6K publications made by 31 universities in Cuba, measured the popularity of 101 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

#1 in Cuba
#1511 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1728
#3 in Cuba
#5050 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1947
#4 in Cuba
#5108 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1952
#7 in Cuba
#5645 in the World
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1979
#9 in Cuba
#5718 in the World
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1972
#10 in Cuba
#5988 in the World
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1968
#11 in Cuba
#6506 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1999
#12 in Cuba
#6941 in the World
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1976
#13 in Cuba
#7278 in the World
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1978
#15 in Cuba
#8315 in the World
Acceptance Rate
98%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
2002
#17 in Cuba
#9658 in the World
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1994
#18 in Cuba
#9661 in the World
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1976
#19 in Cuba
#10285 in the World
Enrollment
750
Founded
2011
#20 in Cuba
#10314 in the World
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1976
#21 in Cuba
#10450 in the World
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1967
#22 in Cuba
#10560 in the World
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
1997
#25 in Cuba
#1065 in Latin America
#11388 in the World
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1976
#28 in Cuba
#1363 in Latin America
#12711 in the World
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1977
#31 in Cuba
#1695 in Latin America
#13798 in the World
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1966

The best cities to study in Cuba based on the number of universities and their ranks are Havana, Santiago de Cuba, Santa Clara, and Camaguey.

Average cost of living for students in Cuba is $522 + $81-578 for rent (depends on where to live: dormitory, renting with a roommate or solo).