Best Universities for Sociology in Latin America

Below is the list of best universities in Latin America ranked based on their research performance in Sociology. A graph of 375K citations received by 76.5K academic papers made by 238 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 Sociology

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

For Sociology

#2 in Latin America
#2 in Brazil
#172 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1934

For Sociology

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

For Sociology

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

For Sociology

#5 in Latin America
#5 in Brazil
#185 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1960

For Sociology

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

For Sociology

#7 in Latin America
#1 in Mexico
#204 in the World
Enrollment
360,883
Founded
1551

For Sociology

#8 in Latin America
#7 in Brazil
#205 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1962

For Sociology

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

For Sociology

#10 in Latin America
#9 in Brazil
#321 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1950

For Sociology

#11 in Latin America
#1 in Argentina
#330 in the World
Enrollment
262,932
Founded
1821

For Sociology

#12 in Latin America
#1 in Chile
#336 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1842

For Sociology

#13 in Latin America
#10 in Brazil
#341 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1946

For Sociology

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

For Sociology

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

For Sociology

#16 in Latin America
#2 in Mexico
#395 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1936

For Sociology

#17 in Latin America
#13 in Brazil
#407 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1968

For Sociology

#18 in Latin America
#2 in Chile
#418 in the World
Enrollment
33,971
Founded
1888

For Sociology

#19 in Latin America
#1 in Jamaica
#441 in the World
Enrollment
49,092
Founded
1948

For Sociology

#20 in Latin America
#14 in Brazil
#455 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1946

For Sociology

#21 in Latin America
#1 in Colombia
#456 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
54,284
Founded
1867

For Sociology

#22 in Latin America
#2 in Colombia
#490 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1949

For Sociology

#23 in Latin America
#15 in Brazil
#491 in the World
Enrollment
23,988
Founded
1969

For Sociology

#24 in Latin America
#16 in Brazil
#501 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1946

For Sociology

#25 in Latin America
#17 in Brazil
#510 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1948

For Sociology

#26 in Latin America
#18 in Brazil
#525 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1954

For Sociology

#27 in Latin America
#19 in Brazil
#529 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1941

For Sociology

#28 in Latin America
#3 in Colombia
#530 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1803

For Sociology

#29 in Latin America
#20 in Brazil
#539 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1960

For Sociology

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

For Sociology

#31 in Latin America
#21 in Brazil
#552 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1955

For Sociology

#32 in Latin America
#2 in Argentina
#571 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1905

For Sociology

#33 in Latin America
#4 in Colombia
#576 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1623

For Sociology

#34 in Latin America
#22 in Brazil
#580 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1960

For Sociology

#35 in Latin America
#23 in Brazil
#581 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
23,744
Founded
1954

For Sociology

#36 in Latin America
#3 in Chile
#621 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1954

For Sociology

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

For Sociology

#38 in Latin America
#24 in Brazil
#631 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1958

For Sociology

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

For Sociology

#40 in Latin America
#1 in Peru
#686 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1917

For Sociology

#41 in Latin America
#25 in Brazil
#689 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1958

For Sociology

#42 in Latin America
#26 in Brazil
#691 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1933

For Sociology

#43 in Latin America
#5 in Mexico
#713 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
92,736
Founded
1943

For Sociology

#44 in Latin America
#5 in Colombia
#719 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1945

For Sociology

#45 in Latin America
#27 in Brazil
#724 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1957

For Sociology

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

For Sociology

#47 in Latin America
#28 in Brazil
#746 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1969

For Sociology

#48 in Latin America
#29 in Brazil
#759 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1970

For Sociology

#49 in Latin America
#30 in Brazil
#765 in the World
Founded
1970

For Sociology

#50 in Latin America
#31 in Brazil
#788 in the World
Founded
1970

For Sociology

#51 in Latin America
#3 in Argentina
#795 in the World
Enrollment
120,055
Founded
1613

For Sociology

#52 in Latin America
#6 in Mexico
#811 in the World
Founded
1978

For Sociology

#53 in Latin America
#1 in Venezuela
#812 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1958

For Sociology

#54 in Latin America
#7 in Mexico
#834 in the World
Acceptance Rate
34%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1956

For Sociology

#55 in Latin America
#32 in Brazil
#850 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1965

For Sociology

#56 in Latin America
#4 in Chile
#866 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1982

For Sociology

#57 in Latin America
#33 in Brazil
#867 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1959

For Sociology

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

For Sociology

#59 in Latin America
#8 in Mexico
#913 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1587

For Sociology

#60 in Latin America
#34 in Brazil
#921 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1960

For Sociology

#61 in Latin America
#6 in Colombia
#926 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
2,868
Founded
1960

For Sociology

#62 in Latin America
#7 in Colombia
#928 in the World
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1980

For Sociology

#63 in Latin America
#8 in Colombia
#933 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1950

For Sociology

#64 in Latin America
#35 in Brazil
#936 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1963

For Sociology

#65 in Latin America
#9 in Colombia
#938 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
13,226
Founded
1653

For Sociology

#66 in Latin America
#9 in Mexico
#944 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1944

For Sociology

#67 in Latin America
#5 in Chile
#946 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1928

For Sociology

#68 in Latin America
#2 in Venezuela
#956 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1721

For Sociology

#69 in Latin America
#36 in Brazil
#974 in the World
Acceptance Rate
43%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1922

For Sociology

#70 in Latin America
#1 in Cuba
#975 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1728

For Sociology

#71 in Latin America
#37 in Brazil
#978 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1952

For Sociology

#72 in Latin America
#38 in Brazil
#980 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1975

For Sociology

#73 in Latin America
#39 in Brazil
#995 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1973

For Sociology

#74 in Latin America
#3 in Venezuela
#1004 in the World
Founded
1891

For Sociology

#75 in Latin America
#40 in Brazil
#1008 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1961

For Sociology

#76 in Latin America
#41 in Brazil
#1035 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1969

For Sociology

#77 in Latin America
#10 in Mexico
#1041 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
375
Founded
1940

For Sociology

#78 in Latin America
#6 in Chile
#1052 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1849

For Sociology

#79 in Latin America
#2 in Cuba
#1054 in the World
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1968

For Sociology

#80 in Latin America
#11 in Mexico
#1073 in the World
Enrollment
375
Founded
1974

For Sociology

#81 in Latin America
#42 in Brazil
#1098 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1970

For Sociology

#82 in Latin America
#43 in Brazil
#1109 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1941

For Sociology

#83 in Latin America
#44 in Brazil
#1111 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1968

For Sociology

#84 in Latin America
#10 in Colombia
#1114 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1937

For Sociology

#85 in Latin America
#12 in Mexico
#1119 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1943

For Sociology

#86 in Latin America
#11 in Colombia
#1145 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1580

For Sociology

#87 in Latin America
#45 in Brazil
#1157 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1967

For Sociology

#88 in Latin America
#4 in Venezuela
#1177 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1983

For Sociology

#89 in Latin America
#12 in Colombia
#1179 in the World
Acceptance Rate
21%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1966

For Sociology

#90 in Latin America
#13 in Colombia
#1199 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1953

For Sociology

#91 in Latin America
#7 in Chile
#1204 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1959

For Sociology

#92 in Latin America
#46 in Brazil
#1205 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1969

For Sociology

#93 in Latin America
#47 in Brazil
#1210 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1969

For Sociology

#94 in Latin America
#13 in Mexico
#1212 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1933

For Sociology

#95 in Latin America
#14 in Colombia
#1221 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1980

For Sociology

#96 in Latin America
#48 in Brazil
#1228 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1973

For Sociology

#97 in Latin America
#49 in Brazil
#1239 in the World
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1976

For Sociology

#98 in Latin America
#4 in Argentina
#1260 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1968

For Sociology

#99 in Latin America
#8 in Chile
#1264 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1920

For Sociology

#100 in Latin America
#50 in Brazil
#1275 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1910