Best Universities for History in Latin America

Below is the list of best universities in Latin America ranked based on their research performance in History. A graph of 26.1K citations received by 11.5K academic papers made by 47 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 History

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

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

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

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

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

    • #6 in Latin America
    • #1 in Jamaica
    • #304 in the World
    University of the West Indies, Mona logo
    Enrollment
    49,092
    Founded
    1948
  7. For History

    Pontifical Catholic University of Peru logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1917
  8. For History

    University of Buenos Aires logo
    Enrollment
    262,932
    Founded
    1821
  9. For History

    University of Chile logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1842
  10. For History

    Colegio de Mexico logo
    Acceptance Rate
    11%
    Enrollment
    375
    Founded
    1940
  11. For History

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

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

    University of Antioquia logo
    Enrollment
    39,900
    Founded
    1803
  14. For History

    University of Brasilia logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1962
  15. For History

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

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

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

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

    Pontifical Catholic University of Chile logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1888
  20. For History

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

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

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

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

    Federal University of Bahia logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1946
  25. For History

    National University of La Plata logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1905
  26. For History

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

    Pontifical Catholic University of Sao Paulo logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1946
  28. For History

    Pontifical Javeriana University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1623
  29. For History

    University of Costa Rica logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    30,436
    Founded
    1940
  30. For History

    Federal University of Para logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1957
  31. For History

    State University of Londrina logo
    Founded
    1970
  32. For History

    Federal University of Pernambuco logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1946
  33. For History

    Federal University of Goias logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1960
  34. For History

    Federal University of Sao Paulo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    10%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1933
  35. For History

    Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1941
  36. For History

    Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1948
  37. For History

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

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

    • #39 in Latin America
    • #1 in the Bahamas
    • #1102 in the World
    University of The Bahamas logo
    Acceptance Rate
    69%
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    1974
  40. For History

    University of the Valley logo
    Acceptance Rate
    100%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1945
  41. For History

    Federal University of Espirito Santo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    23,744
    Founded
    1954
  42. For History

    University of Medical Sciences, Costa Rica logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Founded
    1999
  43. For History

    Pontifical Catholic University of Argentina logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    19,105
    Male:Female
    46:54
    Founded
    1958
  44. For History

    Federal University of Ceara logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1954
  45. For History

    Rio de Janeiro State Federal University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1969
  46. For History

    Federal University of Santa Maria logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1960
  47. For History

    Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1958