Best Universities for Archaeology in Latin America

Below is the list of best universities in Latin America ranked based on their research performance in Archaeology. A graph of 47.3K citations received by 6.19K academic papers made by 40 universities in Latin America was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with an official site as it's constantly changing data.

  1. For Archaeology

    National Autonomous University of Mexico logo
    Acceptance Rate
    8%
    Enrollment
    360,883
    Founded
    1551
  2. For Archaeology

    University of Sao Paulo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    96,364
    Founded
    1827
  3. For Archaeology

    National University of La Plata logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1905
  4. For Archaeology

    University of Buenos Aires logo
    Enrollment
    262,932
    Founded
    1821
  5. For Archaeology

    University of Chile logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1842
  6. For Archaeology

    Federal University of Rio de Janeiro logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    67,329
    Founded
    1920
  7. For Archaeology

    National Major San Marcos University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    1551
  8. For Archaeology

    National University of Colombia logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1867
  9. For Archaeology

    National University of Cordoba logo
    Enrollment
    120,055
    Male:Female
    37:63
    Founded
    1613
  10. For Archaeology

    Federal University of Minas Gerais logo
    Acceptance Rate
    6%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1927
  11. For Archaeology

    National Polytechnic Institute logo
    Acceptance Rate
    100%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1936
  12. For Archaeology

    National University of Tucuman logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1914
  13. For Archaeology

    University of Tarapaca logo
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    1981
  14. For Archaeology

    Catholic University of the North logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1956
  15. For Archaeology

    State University of Campinas logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1966
  16. For Archaeology

    University of Antioquia logo
    Enrollment
    39,900
    Founded
    1803
  17. For Archaeology

    Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1934
  18. For Archaeology

    • #18 in Latin America
    • #1 in Uruguay
    • #398 in the World
    University of the Republic logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1833
  19. For Archaeology

    Southern University of Chile logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1954
  20. For Archaeology

    National University of the South logo
    Acceptance Rate
    67%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1956
  21. For Archaeology

    Sao Paulo State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1976
  22. For Archaeology

    Pontifical Catholic University of Peru logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1917
  23. For Archaeology

    Federal University of Para logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1957
  24. For Archaeology

    • #24 in Latin America
    • #1 in Jamaica
    • #435 in the World
    University of the West Indies, Mona logo
    Enrollment
    49,092
    Founded
    1948
  25. For Archaeology

    Autonomous University of Yucatan logo
    Acceptance Rate
    33%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1812
  26. For Archaeology

    • #26 in Latin America
    • #1 in Costa Rica
    • #458 in the World
    University of Costa Rica logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    30,436
    Founded
    1940
  27. For Archaeology

    Federal University of Parana logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1912
  28. For Archaeology

    National University of Mar del Plata logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1975
  29. For Archaeology

    Pontifical Catholic University of Chile logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1888
  30. For Archaeology

    University of Magallanes logo
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1961
  31. For Archaeology

    Fluminense Federal University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1960
  32. For Archaeology

    Federal University of Santa Catarina logo
    Acceptance Rate
    20%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1960
  33. For Archaeology

    University of Brasilia logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1962
  34. For Archaeology

    Metropolitan Autonomous University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    20%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1974
  35. For Archaeology

    Autonomous University of Baja California logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1957
  36. For Archaeology

    University of the State of Rio de Janeiro logo
    Acceptance Rate
    10%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1950
  37. For Archaeology

    Federal University of Pernambuco logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1946
  38. For Archaeology

    Federal University of Santa Maria logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1960
  39. For Archaeology

    University of Guadalajara logo
    Acceptance Rate
    39%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1792
  40. For Archaeology

    University of the Andes, Colombia logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    17,808
    Male:Female
    56:44
    Founded
    1949