Best Law Schools in Latin America

Below is the list of best universities in Latin America ranked based on their research performance in Law. A graph of 30.5K citations received by 10.1K academic papers made by 53 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 between 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 the university website.

For Law

#1 in Latin America
#1 in Brazil
#260 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
97,964
Founded
1827

For Law

#2 in Latin America
#1 in Mexico
#301 in the World
Enrollment
360,883
Founded
1551

For Law

#3 in Latin America
#2 in Brazil
#318 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1962

For Law

#4 in Latin America
#1 in Argentina
#408 in the World
Enrollment
262,932
Founded
1821

For Law

#5 in Latin America
#1 in Jamaica
#451 in the World
Enrollment
49,092
Founded
1948

For Law

#6 in Latin America
#1 in Chile
#462 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1842

For Law

#7 in Latin America
#2 in Mexico
#504 in the World
Enrollment
375
Founded
1974

For Law

#8 in Latin America
#3 in Brazil
#510 in the World
Acceptance Rate
6%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1927

For Law

#9 in Latin America
#2 in Chile
#522 in the World
Enrollment
33,971
Founded
1888

For Law

#10 in Latin America
#1 in Colombia
#526 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1949

For Law

#11 in Latin America
#4 in Brazil
#550 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1941

For Law

#12 in Latin America
#5 in Brazil
#565 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1960

For Law

#13 in Latin America
#2 in Argentina
#574 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1991

For Law

#14 in Latin America
#6 in Brazil
#591 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1934

For Law

#15 in Latin America
#7 in Brazil
#617 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1950

For Law

#16 in Latin America
#8 in Brazil
#623 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
67,329
Founded
1920

For Law

#17 in Latin America
#2 in Colombia
#640 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
13,226
Founded
1653

For Law

#18 in Latin America
#9 in Brazil
#657 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1912

For Law

#19 in Latin America
#1 in Peru
#659 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1917

For Law

#20 in Latin America
#10 in Brazil
#661 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1966

For Law

#21 in Latin America
#11 in Brazil
#679 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1960

For Law

#22 in Latin America
#3 in Colombia
#697 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1623

For Law

#23 in Latin America
#4 in Colombia
#701 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
54,284
Founded
1867

For Law

#24 in Latin America
#3 in Chile
#711 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1982

For Law

#25 in Latin America
#12 in Brazil
#798 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1976

For Law

#26 in Latin America
#5 in Colombia
#813 in the World
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1886

For Law

#27 in Latin America
#6 in Colombia
#848 in the World
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1980

For Law

#28 in Latin America
#3 in Mexico
#853 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1936

For Law

#29 in Latin America
#4 in Mexico
#876 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1946

For Law

#30 in Latin America
#4 in Chile
#938 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1928

For Law

#31 in Latin America
#13 in Brazil
#963 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1946

For Law

#32 in Latin America
#14 in Brazil
#965 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1946

For Law

#33 in Latin America
#7 in Colombia
#972 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1980

For Law

#34 in Latin America
#15 in Brazil
#974 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1948

For Law

#35 in Latin America
#16 in Brazil
#997 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1946

For Law

#36 in Latin America
#8 in Colombia
#1018 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
2,868
Founded
1960

For Law

#37 in Latin America
#5 in Mexico
#1030 in the World
Acceptance Rate
39%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1792

For Law

#38 in Latin America
#1 in Costa Rica
#1049 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
30,436
Founded
1940

For Law

#39 in Latin America
#9 in Colombia
#1054 in the World
Acceptance Rate
21%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1966

For Law

#40 in Latin America
#10 in Colombia
#1056 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1803

For Law

#41 in Latin America
#17 in Brazil
#1060 in the World
Enrollment
23,988
Founded
1969

For Law

#42 in Latin America
#11 in Colombia
#1071 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1946

For Law

#43 in Latin America
#18 in Brazil
#1074 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1959

For Law

#44 in Latin America
#1 in Uruguay
#1084 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
209,129
Founded
1833

For Law

#45 in Latin America
#19 in Brazil
#1090 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1958

For Law

#46 in Latin America
#3 in Argentina
#1104 in the World
Enrollment
120,055
Founded
1613

For Law

#47 in Latin America
#4 in Argentina
#1106 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1905

For Law

#48 in Latin America
#5 in Chile
#1125 in the World
Acceptance Rate
83%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1981

For Law

#49 in Latin America
#6 in Chile
#1143 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1953

For Law

#50 in Latin America
#2 in Peru
#1151 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1551

For Law

#51 in Latin America
#20 in Brazil
#1152 in the World
Founded
1970

For Law

#52 in Latin America
#12 in Colombia
#1174 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1937

For Law

#53 in Latin America
#21 in Brazil
#1229 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1970