9 Best Medical schools in Ecuador

Below is the list of best universities in Ecuador ranked based on their research performance in Medicine. A graph of 42.1K citations received by 2.66K academic papers made by 9 universities in Ecuador 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 Medicine

    San Francisco de Quito University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1988
  2. For Medicine

    Central University of Ecuador, Quito logo
    Founded
    1826
  3. For Medicine

    Pontifical Catholic University of Ecuador logo
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1946
  4. For Medicine

    University of Cuenca logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1867
  5. For Medicine

    Catholic University of Santiago de Guayaquil logo
    Acceptance Rate
    80%
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    1962
  6. For Medicine

    National Polytechnic School, Ecuador logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1869
  7. For Medicine

    University of Guayaquil logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1867
  8. For Medicine

    ESPOL Polytechnic University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1958
  9. For Medicine

    Technical University of Loja logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1971

The best cities to study Medicine in Ecuador based on the number of universities and their ranks are Quito, Cuenca, Guayaquil, and Loja.

Medicine subfields in Ecuador