Top 31 universities in Cuba: Rankings & Acceptance rate

  1. University of Havana logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1728
  2. Marta Abreu University of Las Villas logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1952
  3. University of Information Sciences logo
    Acceptance Rate
    98%
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    2002
  4. University of the East - Cuba logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1947
  5. Latin American School of Medicine logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1999
  6. University of Cienfuegos logo
    Enrollment
    3,074
    Male:Female
    44:56
    Founded
    1979
  7. University of Granma logo
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1976
  8. University of Holguin logo
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1973
  9. University of Matanzas logo
    Enrollment
    32,000
    Founded
    1972
  10. Las Tunas University logo
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1976
  11. University of Guantanamo logo
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    1997
  12. Higher Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, Moa logo
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1976
  13. ISA, University of the Arts logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1976
  14. Higher Institute of Industrial Design logo
    Enrollment
    750
    Founded
    2011
  15. Pedagogical University Enrique Jose Varona logo
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1977
  16. Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1994
  17. Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1967
  18. Medical University of Villa Clara logo
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1966

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

Average cost of living for students in Cuba is $396 + $38-272 for rent (depends on where to live: dormitory, renting with a roommate or solo).