List of 43 best universities in the Dominican Republic

We ranked 43 best universities in the Dominican Republic based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 11.7K citations received by 2.29K publications made by 43 universities in the Dominican Republic, measured the popularity of 57 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

#1 in the Dominican Republic
#4117 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1538
#2 in the Dominican Republic
#4190 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1972
#3 in the Dominican Republic
#4288 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1962
#4 in the Dominican Republic
#4723 in the World
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1880
#5 in the Dominican Republic
#5167 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1982
#6 in the Dominican Republic
#7049 in the World
Acceptance Rate
96%
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1970
#7 in the Dominican Republic
#7496 in the World
Acceptance Rate
86%
Enrollment
29,648
Founded
1995
#8 in the Dominican Republic
#7559 in the World
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1952
#9 in the Dominican Republic
#8348 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1966
#10 in the Dominican Republic
#8912 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1965
#11 in the Dominican Republic
#9677 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1974
#12 in the Dominican Republic
#9680 in the World
Enrollment
375
Founded
1998
#13 in the Dominican Republic
#9964 in the World
Acceptance Rate
100%
Enrollment
375
Founded
2000
#14 in the Dominican Republic
#10006 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1966
#15 in the Dominican Republic
#10269 in the World
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1984
#16 in the Dominican Republic
#10374 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
125
Founded
2003
#17 in the Dominican Republic
#10445 in the World
Enrollment
125
Founded
2009
#18 in the Dominican Republic
#10870 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1983
#19 in the Dominican Republic
#1086 in Latin America
#11494 in the World
Acceptance Rate
76%
Enrollment
750
Founded
1947
#20 in the Dominican Republic
#1137 in Latin America
#11756 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1986
#21 in the Dominican Republic
#1139 in Latin America
#11759 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
4,200
Founded
1978
#22 in the Dominican Republic
#1166 in Latin America
#11865 in the World
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1984
#23 in the Dominican Republic
#1206 in Latin America
#12038 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1991
#24 in the Dominican Republic
#1213 in Latin America
#12065 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1964
#25 in the Dominican Republic
#1305 in Latin America
#12503 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1982
#26 in the Dominican Republic
#1307 in Latin America
#12508 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
2013
#27 in the Dominican Republic
#1334 in Latin America
#12594 in the World
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
2004
#28 in the Dominican Republic
#1339 in Latin America
#12607 in the World
Enrollment
750
Founded
1996
#29 in the Dominican Republic
#1342 in Latin America
#12618 in the World
Enrollment
125
Founded
1939
#30 in the Dominican Republic
#1381 in Latin America
#12802 in the World
Enrollment
125
Founded
1985
#31 in the Dominican Republic
#1404 in Latin America
#12864 in the World
Enrollment
375
Founded
1974
#32 in the Dominican Republic
#1418 in Latin America
#12920 in the World
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1982
#33 in the Dominican Republic
#1432 in Latin America
#12955 in the World
Enrollment
125
Founded
2008
#34 in the Dominican Republic
#1446 in Latin America
#13003 in the World
Enrollment
750
Founded
1992
#35 in the Dominican Republic
#1447 in Latin America
#13007 in the World
Enrollment
750
Founded
1996
#36 in the Dominican Republic
#1508 in Latin America
#13217 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
750
Founded
2002
#37 in the Dominican Republic
#1604 in Latin America
#13498 in the World
Enrollment
2,513
Founded
1984
#38 in the Dominican Republic
#1641 in Latin America
#13602 in the World
Acceptance Rate
62%
Enrollment
125
Founded
1977
#39 in the Dominican Republic
#1654 in Latin America
#13636 in the World
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
2004
#40 in the Dominican Republic
#1673 in Latin America
#13691 in the World
Enrollment
125
Founded
1980
#41 in the Dominican Republic
#1723 in Latin America
#13931 in the World
Enrollment
750
Founded
1983
#42 in the Dominican Republic
#1727 in Latin America
#13961 in the World
Enrollment
125
Founded
2012
#43 in the Dominican Republic
#1730 in Latin America
#13972 in the World
Founded
2003

The best cities to study in the Dominican Republic based on the number of universities and their ranks are Santo Domingo, Santiago de los Caballeros, San Pedro de Macoris, and San Cristobal.

Average cost of living for students in the Dominican Republic is $483 + $43-304 for rent (depends on where to live: dormitory, renting with a roommate or solo).