Best Universities for Public Policy / Administration in Latin America

Below is the list of best universities in Latin America ranked based on their research performance in Public Policy / Administration. A graph of 115K citations received by 16.7K academic papers made by 89 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 Public Policy / Administration

    University of Sao Paulo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    96,364
    Founded
    1827
  2. For Public Policy / Administration

    University of Brasilia logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1962
  3. For Public Policy / Administration

    State University of Campinas logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1966
  4. For Public Policy / Administration

    Federal University of Minas Gerais logo
    Acceptance Rate
    6%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1927
  5. For Public Policy / Administration

    Federal University of Rio de Janeiro logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    67,329
    Founded
    1920
  6. For Public Policy / Administration

    Sao Paulo State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1976
  7. For Public Policy / Administration

    Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1934
  8. For Public Policy / Administration

    Federal University of Bahia logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1946
  9. For Public Policy / Administration

    Federal University of Santa Catarina logo
    Acceptance Rate
    20%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1960
  10. For Public Policy / Administration

    National Autonomous University of Mexico logo
    Acceptance Rate
    8%
    Enrollment
    360,883
    Founded
    1551
  11. For Public Policy / Administration

    University of the State of Rio de Janeiro logo
    Acceptance Rate
    10%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1950
  12. For Public Policy / Administration

    Fluminense Federal University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1960
  13. For Public Policy / Administration

    Federal University of Parana logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1912
  14. For Public Policy / Administration

    University of Chile logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1842
  15. For Public Policy / Administration

    University of Buenos Aires logo
    Enrollment
    262,932
    Founded
    1821
  16. For Public Policy / Administration

    National University of Colombia logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1867
  17. For Public Policy / Administration

    Center for Research and Teaching in Economics logo
    Enrollment
    375
    Founded
    1974
  18. For Public Policy / Administration

    Pontifical Catholic University of Chile logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1888
  19. For Public Policy / Administration

    Federal University of Sao Paulo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    10%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1933
  20. For Public Policy / Administration

    Federal University of Pernambuco logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1946
  21. For Public Policy / Administration

    University of the Andes, Colombia logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    17,808
    Male:Female
    56:44
    Founded
    1949
  22. For Public Policy / Administration

    Federal University of Sao Carlos logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1968
  23. For Public Policy / Administration

    • #23 in Latin America
    • #1 in Jamaica
    • #485 in the World
    University of the West Indies, Mona logo
    Enrollment
    49,092
    Founded
    1948
  24. For Public Policy / Administration

    Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1941
  25. For Public Policy / Administration

    National Polytechnic Institute logo
    Acceptance Rate
    100%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1936
  26. For Public Policy / Administration

    Federal University of Paraiba logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1955
  27. For Public Policy / Administration

    Pontifical Catholic University of Sao Paulo logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1946
  28. For Public Policy / Administration

    Federal University of Ceara logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1954
  29. For Public Policy / Administration

    Federal University of Vicosa logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1922
  30. For Public Policy / Administration

    Federal University of Goias logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1960
  31. For Public Policy / Administration

    Metropolitan Autonomous University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    20%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1974
  32. For Public Policy / Administration

    University of Antioquia logo
    Enrollment
    39,900
    Founded
    1803
  33. For Public Policy / Administration

    Federal University of Espirito Santo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    23,744
    Founded
    1954
  34. For Public Policy / Administration

    Federal University of Santa Maria logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1960
  35. For Public Policy / Administration

    Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1958
  36. For Public Policy / Administration

    • #36 in Latin America
    • #1 in Uruguay
    • #630 in the World
    University of the Republic logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1833
  37. For Public Policy / Administration

    Monterrey Institute of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    92,736
    Founded
    1943
  38. For Public Policy / Administration

    Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1948
  39. For Public Policy / Administration

    State University of Maringa logo
    Founded
    1970
  40. For Public Policy / Administration

    University of Guadalajara logo
    Acceptance Rate
    39%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1792
  41. For Public Policy / Administration

    Pontifical Javeriana University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1623
  42. For Public Policy / Administration

    Pontifical Catholic University of Peru logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1917
  43. For Public Policy / Administration

    Federal University of Para logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1957
  44. For Public Policy / Administration

    Pontifical Catholic University of Parana logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1959
  45. For Public Policy / Administration

    Colegio de Mexico logo
    Acceptance Rate
    11%
    Enrollment
    375
    Founded
    1940
  46. For Public Policy / Administration

    National University of La Plata logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1905
  47. For Public Policy / Administration

    Pontifical Catholic University of Minas Gerais logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1958
  48. For Public Policy / Administration

    • #48 in Latin America
    • #1 in Costa Rica
    • #735 in the World
    University of Costa Rica logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    30,436
    Founded
    1940
  49. For Public Policy / Administration

    Federal University of Piaui logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1973
  50. For Public Policy / Administration

    University of the Rio dos Sinos Valley logo
    Enrollment
    23,988
    Founded
    1969
  51. For Public Policy / Administration

    Central University of Venezuela logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1721
  52. For Public Policy / Administration

    Diego Portales University logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1982
  53. For Public Policy / Administration

    Autonomus Institute of Technology of Mexico logo
    Acceptance Rate
    8%
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1946
  54. For Public Policy / Administration

    Federal University of Juiz de Fora logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1960
  55. For Public Policy / Administration

    El Rosario University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    11,450
    Founded
    1653
  56. For Public Policy / Administration

    University of San Andres logo
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1988
  57. For Public Policy / Administration

    Federal University of Pelotas logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1969
  58. For Public Policy / Administration

    Torcuato di Tella University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    50%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1991
  59. For Public Policy / Administration

    Santa Catarina State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1965
  60. For Public Policy / Administration

    Federal University of Mato Grosso do Sul logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1969
  61. For Public Policy / Administration

    Federal University of Uberlandia logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1969
  62. For Public Policy / Administration

    Western Parana State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1994
  63. For Public Policy / Administration

    State University of Londrina logo
    Founded
    1970
  64. For Public Policy / Administration

    Federal University of ABC logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    2005
  65. For Public Policy / Administration

    Federal Rural University of Rio de Janeiro logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1910
  66. For Public Policy / Administration

    Rio de Janeiro State Federal University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1969
  67. For Public Policy / Administration

    Federal University of Mato Grosso logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1970
  68. For Public Policy / Administration

    Autonomous University of the State of Mexico logo
    Acceptance Rate
    34%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1956
  69. For Public Policy / Administration

    Autonomous University of Baja California logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1957
  70. For Public Policy / Administration

    University of Zulia logo
    Founded
    1891
  71. For Public Policy / Administration

    Federal University of Sergipe logo
    Acceptance Rate
    18%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1963
  72. For Public Policy / Administration

    National University of Cordoba logo
    Enrollment
    120,055
    Male:Female
    37:63
    Founded
    1613
  73. For Public Policy / Administration

    University of the Valley logo
    Acceptance Rate
    100%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1945
  74. For Public Policy / Administration

    University of Santa Cruz do Sul logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1993
  75. For Public Policy / Administration

    Externado University of Colombia logo
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1886
  76. For Public Policy / Administration

    State University of Ceara logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1975
  77. For Public Policy / Administration

    Catholic University of Brasilia logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1974
  78. For Public Policy / Administration

    Federal University of Campina Grande logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    2002
  79. For Public Policy / Administration

    Ibero-American University, Mexico City logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1943
  80. For Public Policy / Administration

    Northern University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    70%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1966
  81. For Public Policy / Administration

    Federal University of Lavras logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1908
  82. For Public Policy / Administration

    National Major San Marcos University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    1551
  83. For Public Policy / Administration

    University of Fortaleza logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1973
  84. For Public Policy / Administration

    • #84 in Latin America
    • #1 in Cuba
    • #1003 in the World
    University of Havana logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1728
  85. For Public Policy / Administration

    Autonomous University of Nuevo Leon logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1933
  86. For Public Policy / Administration

    Federal University of Amazonas logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1909
  87. For Public Policy / Administration

    Free University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1946
  88. For Public Policy / Administration

    Federal University of Alagoas logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1961
  89. For Public Policy / Administration

    Estacio de Sa University logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1970