Best Universities for Political Science in Latin America

Below is the list of best universities in Latin America ranked based on their research performance in Political Science. A graph of 236K citations received by 71.8K academic papers made by 257 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 Political Science

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

For Political Science

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

For Political Science

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

For Political Science

#4 in Latin America
#1 in Chile
#175 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1842

For Political Science

#5 in Latin America
#3 in Brazil
#225 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1966

For Political Science

#6 in Latin America
#4 in Brazil
#231 in the World
Acceptance Rate
6%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1927

For Political Science

#7 in Latin America
#1 in Argentina
#234 in the World
Enrollment
262,932
Founded
1821

For Political Science

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

For Political Science

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

For Political Science

#10 in Latin America
#6 in Brazil
#263 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1934

For Political Science

#11 in Latin America
#1 in Colombia
#286 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1803

For Political Science

#12 in Latin America
#7 in Brazil
#295 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1960

For Political Science

#13 in Latin America
#2 in Mexico
#305 in the World
Acceptance Rate
39%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1792

For Political Science

#14 in Latin America
#8 in Brazil
#332 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1976

For Political Science

#15 in Latin America
#2 in Colombia
#338 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
54,284
Founded
1867

For Political Science

#16 in Latin America
#3 in Colombia
#347 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1949

For Political Science

#17 in Latin America
#9 in Brazil
#369 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1946

For Political Science

#18 in Latin America
#10 in Brazil
#394 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1950

For Political Science

#19 in Latin America
#11 in Brazil
#398 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1960

For Political Science

#20 in Latin America
#3 in Mexico
#406 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1974

For Political Science

#21 in Latin America
#12 in Brazil
#418 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1912

For Political Science

#22 in Latin America
#1 in Jamaica
#440 in the World
Enrollment
49,092
Founded
1948

For Political Science

#23 in Latin America
#1 in Peru
#479 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1917

For Political Science

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

For Political Science

#25 in Latin America
#2 in Argentina
#512 in the World
Enrollment
120,055
Founded
1613

For Political Science

#26 in Latin America
#4 in Mexico
#517 in the World
Enrollment
375
Founded
1974

For Political Science

#27 in Latin America
#541 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
30,436
Founded
1940

For Political Science

#28 in Latin America
#13 in Brazil
#557 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1933

For Political Science

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

For Political Science

#30 in Latin America
#5 in Mexico
#572 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
375
Founded
1940

For Political Science

#31 in Latin America
#14 in Brazil
#576 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1941

For Political Science

#32 in Latin America
#15 in Brazil
#580 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1968

For Political Science

#33 in Latin America
#3 in Argentina
#588 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1905

For Political Science

#34 in Latin America
#3 in Chile
#594 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1982

For Political Science

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

For Political Science

#36 in Latin America
#4 in Colombia
#598 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
13,226
Founded
1653

For Political Science

#37 in Latin America
#6 in Mexico
#607 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1936

For Political Science

#38 in Latin America
#17 in Brazil
#619 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1946

For Political Science

#39 in Latin America
#5 in Colombia
#633 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1623

For Political Science

#40 in Latin America
#7 in Mexico
#637 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
92,736
Founded
1943

For Political Science

#41 in Latin America
#18 in Brazil
#666 in the World
Founded
1970

For Political Science

#42 in Latin America
#19 in Brazil
#672 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1954

For Political Science

#43 in Latin America
#8 in Mexico
#702 in the World
Acceptance Rate
34%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1956

For Political Science

#44 in Latin America
#20 in Brazil
#719 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1969

For Political Science

#45 in Latin America
#21 in Brazil
#722 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1955

For Political Science

#46 in Latin America
#6 in Colombia
#723 in the World
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1886

For Political Science

#47 in Latin America
#1 in Venezuela
#737 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1721

For Political Science

#48 in Latin America
#22 in Brazil
#778 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1960

For Political Science

#49 in Latin America
#1 in Cuba
#781 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1728

For Political Science

#50 in Latin America
#4 in Argentina
#782 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1991

For Political Science

#51 in Latin America
#23 in Brazil
#797 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1948

For Political Science

#52 in Latin America
#24 in Brazil
#815 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1957

For Political Science

#53 in Latin America
#7 in Colombia
#817 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1945

For Political Science

#54 in Latin America
#9 in Mexico
#852 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1946

For Political Science

#55 in Latin America
#25 in Brazil
#853 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1960

For Political Science

#56 in Latin America
#4 in Chile
#858 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1849

For Political Science

#57 in Latin America
#8 in Colombia
#864 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1980

For Political Science

#58 in Latin America
#26 in Brazil
#868 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1958

For Political Science

#59 in Latin America
#27 in Brazil
#900 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1958

For Political Science

#60 in Latin America
#28 in Brazil
#908 in the World
Acceptance Rate
43%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1922

For Political Science

#61 in Latin America
#10 in Mexico
#914 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
67,944
Founded
1957

For Political Science

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

For Political Science

#63 in Latin America
#10 in Colombia
#922 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
2,868
Founded
1960

For Political Science

#64 in Latin America
#29 in Brazil
#939 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1959

For Political Science

#65 in Latin America
#11 in Mexico
#941 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1933

For Political Science

#66 in Latin America
#30 in Brazil
#952 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
23,744
Founded
1954

For Political Science

#67 in Latin America
#12 in Mexico
#955 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1944

For Political Science

#68 in Latin America
#31 in Brazil
#957 in the World
Enrollment
23,988
Founded
1969

For Political Science

#69 in Latin America
#5 in Argentina
#965 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1968

For Political Science

#70 in Latin America
#13 in Mexico
#972 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1943

For Political Science

#71 in Latin America
#5 in Chile
#1000 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1928

For Political Science

#72 in Latin America
#11 in Colombia
#1055 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1946

For Political Science

#73 in Latin America
#32 in Brazil
#1069 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1969

For Political Science

#74 in Latin America
#33 in Brazil
#1074 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1960

For Political Science

#75 in Latin America
#6 in Chile
#1084 in the World
Acceptance Rate
83%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1981

For Political Science

#76 in Latin America
#14 in Mexico
#1086 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1587

For Political Science

#77 in Latin America
#12 in Colombia
#1093 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1953

For Political Science

#78 in Latin America
#34 in Brazil
#1102 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1965

For Political Science

#79 in Latin America
#2 in Venezuela
#1104 in the World
Founded
1891

For Political Science

#80 in Latin America
#35 in Brazil
#1107 in the World
Founded
1970

For Political Science

#81 in Latin America
#3 in Venezuela
#1109 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1958

For Political Science

#82 in Latin America
#6 in Argentina
#1164 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1958

For Political Science

#83 in Latin America
#15 in Mexico
#1165 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1959

For Political Science

#84 in Latin America
#36 in Brazil
#1169 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2005

For Political Science

#85 in Latin America
#37 in Brazil
#1171 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1963

For Political Science

#86 in Latin America
#13 in Colombia
#1179 in the World
Acceptance Rate
77%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1965

For Political Science

#87 in Latin America
#7 in Chile
#1192 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1920

For Political Science

#88 in Latin America
#38 in Brazil
#1210 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1973

For Political Science

#89 in Latin America
#39 in Brazil
#1218 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1910

For Political Science

#90 in Latin America
#40 in Brazil
#1224 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1966

For Political Science

#91 in Latin America
#14 in Colombia
#1231 in the World
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1980

For Political Science

#92 in Latin America
#41 in Brazil
#1238 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1961

For Political Science

#93 in Latin America
#16 in Mexico
#1244 in the World
Founded
1978

For Political Science

#94 in Latin America
#7 in Argentina
#1247 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1989

For Political Science

#95 in Latin America
#4 in Venezuela
#1248 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1967

For Political Science

#96 in Latin America
#8 in Chile
#1249 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1954

For Political Science

#97 in Latin America
#9 in Chile
#1267 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1981

For Political Science

#98 in Latin America
#8 in Argentina
#1280 in the World
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1988

For Political Science

#99 in Latin America
#3 in Peru
#1297 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1961

For Political Science

#100 in Latin America
#10 in Chile
#1301 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1988