Top 136 universities in Peru: Rankings & Acceptance rate

Rank
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University name
Acceptance rate
Acc. rate
City & State
1National Major San Marcos University5%Lima
2Pontifical Catholic University of PeruLima
3Agrarian National UniversityLima
4National University of Engineering, Peru5%Lima
5University of the Pacific - Peru5%Lima
6Peruvian University of Applied SciencesLima
7University of LimaLima
8University of San Martin de PorresLima
9National University of TrujilloTrujillo
10ESAN UniversityLima
11San Pablo Catholic University85%Arequipa
12University of Piura25%Piura
13Alas Peruanas UniversityLima
14Andean University of CuscoCusco
15Ricardo Palma UniversityLima
16Saint Ignatius of Loyola UniversityLa Molina
17National University of Saint Anthony the Abbot in CuzcoCusco
18National University of San Agustin de Arequipa5%Arequipa
19Santa Maria Catholic UniversityArequipa
20Private University of the North75%Trujillo
21National University of Central PeruHuancayo
22Women's University of the Sacred HeartLima
23Continental UniversityHuancayo
24Union Peruvian University65%Lima
25Jorge Basadre Grohmann National UniversityTacna
26National University of the AltiplanoPuno
27Santo Toribio de Mogrovejo Catholic UniversityChiclayo
28University of Engineering and TechnologyLima
29University of the Peruvian AmazoniaIquitos
30Lord of Sipan UniversityChiclayo
31Cesar Vallejo UniversityTrujillo
32Cayetano Heredia Peruvian University5%Lima
33Hermilio Valdizan National UniversityHuanuco
34Technological University of PeruLima
35Antenor Orrego Private UniversityTrujillo
36Norbert Wiener Private UniversityLima
37National University of CallaoCallao
38Catholic University Sedes SapientiaeLima
39Pedro Ruiz Gallo National UniversityLambayeque
40National University of CajamarcaCajamarca
41Federico Villarreal National UniversitySan Miguel
42National University of SantaChimbote
43Enrique Guzman y Valle National University of EducationChosica
44National University of San MartinTarapoto
45University of Sciences and HumanitiesLima
46Inca Garcilaso de la Vega UniversityLima
47Private University of TacnaTacna
48University of HuanucoHuanuco
49San Luis Gonzaga National UniversityIca
50National University of PiuraPiura
51Antonio Ruiz de Montoya UniversityLima
52Scientific University of the SouthLima
53Los Andes Peruvian UniversityHuancayo
54National University of Agriculture of La SelvaTingo Maria
55Saint John the Baptist Private UniversityChorrillos
56National University of HuancavelicaHuancavelica
57Jose Faustino Sanchez Carrion National University25%Huacho
58Nestor Caceres Velasquez Andean UniversityJuliaca
59San Cristobal of Huamanga National UniversityAyacucho
60Jose Maria Arguedas National UniversityAndahuaylas
61San Pedro UniversityChimbote
62Santiago Antunez de Mayolo National UniversityHuaraz
63Jose Carlos Mariategui UniversityMoquegua
64National University of Tumbes15%Tumbes
65National University Toribio Rodriguez de MendozaChachapoyas
66Marcelino Champagnat UniversityLima
67Antonio Guillermo Urrelo Private UniversityCajamarca
68Arzobispo Loayza UniversityLima
69Catholic University Los Angeles of ChimboteChimbote
70Juan Mejia Baca Private UniversityChiclayo
71Scientific University of PeruIquitos
72National University of UcayaliPucallpa
73Daniel Alcides Carrion National UniversityCerro de Pasco
74National Autonomous University of ChotaChota
75Amazon National University of Mother of GodPuerto Maldonado
76Autonomous University of IcaChincha Alta
77La Salle University, PeruArequipa
78Peruvian University of the AmericasLima
79National University Micaela Bastidas of ApurimacAbancay
80Peruvian Austral University of CuscoCusco
81University of Sciences and Arts of Latin AmericaLima
82Autonomous University of PeruLima
83Jaime Bausate y Meza UniversityLima
84Franklin Roosevelt Private University of HuancayoHuancayo
85Peruvian University of the CenterHuancayo
86National University of MoqueguaMoquegua
87Private University of IcaIca
88Catholic University of TrujilloTrujillo
89Simon Bolivar Peruvian UniversityLima
90University of LambayequeChiclayo
91Global University of CuscoCusco
92Peruvian University of Research and BusinessLima
93Private University of ChiclayoChiclayo
94TELESUP Private UniversityLima
95National University of South LimaLima
96San Francisco Autonomous UniversityArequipa
97Private University of PucallpaPucallpa
98University of Health Sciences, PeruArequipa
99Sergio Bernales UniversitySan Vicente de Canete
100Maria Auxiliadora UniversityLima
101National Intercultural University of the AmazonYarinacocha
102National University of JaenJaen
103Leonardo Da Vinci Private UniversityTrujillo
104Peruvian University of the EastIquitos
105CIMA Latin American UniversityTacna
106Le Cordon Bleu UniversityLima
107Peruvian University of Art OrvalLima
108National University of BarrancaBarranca
109Peruvian University of Sciences and Information TechnologyLima
110Peruvian University of Global IntegrationLima
111SISE UniversityLima
112National Autonomous University of Alto AmazonasYurimaguas
113National Intercultural University of QuillabambaQuillabamba
114San Carlos Private UniversityPuno
115National University of CaneteSan Vicente de Canete
116National University of JuliacaJuliaca
117Private University of the Peruvian JungleIquitos
118Maritime University of PeruCallao
119San Andres UniversityLima
120Peruvian Leader Private UniversityCusco
121National University of FronteraSullana
122Federico Froebel University of AyacuchoAyacucho
123Juan Pablo II Private UniversityLima
124National Intercultural University of the Central JungleLa Merced
125University of Santo Domingo de GuzmanLima
126National Autonomous University of Tarma HighandinaTarma
127Ciro Alegria National UniversityHuamachuco
128Polytechnic University of the AmazonBagua Grande
129Autonomous Private Southern UniversityArequipa
130Inter-American Development UniversityLima
131Private University of TrujilloTrujillo
132St. Thomas Aquinas UniversityHuancayo
133German Peruvian Private UniversityLima
134National Autonomous University of HuantaHuanta
135National Autonomous University of TayacajaPampas
136National Intercultural University of BaguaBagua

The best cities to study in Peru based on the number of universities and their ranks are Lima, Trujillo, Arequipa, and Piura.

Average cost of living for students in Peru is $385 + $46-328 for rent (depends on where to live: dormitory, renting with a roommate or solo).