Best Universities for Sports / Exercise science in Latin America

Below is the list of best universities in Latin America ranked based on their research performance in Sports / Exercise science. A graph of 181K citations received by 11.9K academic papers made by 74 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 Sports / Exercise science

    University of Sao Paulo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    96,364
    Founded
    1827
  2. For Sports / Exercise science

    Federal University of Sao Paulo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    10%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1933
  3. For Sports / Exercise science

    Sao Paulo State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1976
  4. For Sports / Exercise science

    Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1934
  5. For Sports / Exercise science

    Federal University of Santa Catarina logo
    Acceptance Rate
    20%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1960
  6. For Sports / Exercise science

    State University of Campinas logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1966
  7. For Sports / Exercise science

    Federal University of Pelotas logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1969
  8. For Sports / Exercise science

    Federal University of Minas Gerais logo
    Acceptance Rate
    6%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1927
  9. For Sports / Exercise science

    Federal University of Rio de Janeiro logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    67,329
    Founded
    1920
  10. For Sports / Exercise science

    State University of Londrina logo
    Founded
    1970
  11. For Sports / Exercise science

    Santa Catarina State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1965
  12. For Sports / Exercise science

    University of the State of Rio de Janeiro logo
    Acceptance Rate
    10%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1950
  13. For Sports / Exercise science

    Federal University of Parana logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1912
  14. For Sports / Exercise science

    Federal University of Sao Carlos logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1968
  15. For Sports / Exercise science

    University of Chile logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1842
  16. For Sports / Exercise science

    Federal University of Santa Maria logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1960
  17. For Sports / Exercise science

    Federal University of Espirito Santo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    23,744
    Founded
    1954
  18. For Sports / Exercise science

    University of Brasilia logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1962
  19. For Sports / Exercise science

    Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1958
  20. For Sports / Exercise science

    Catholic University of Brasilia logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1974
  21. For Sports / Exercise science

    University of Pernambuco logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1990
  22. For Sports / Exercise science

    Fluminense Federal University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1960
  23. For Sports / Exercise science

    State University of Maringa logo
    Founded
    1970
  24. For Sports / Exercise science

    Federal University of Goias logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1960
  25. For Sports / Exercise science

    Federal University of Pernambuco logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1946
  26. For Sports / Exercise science

    Federal University of Juiz de Fora logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1960
  27. For Sports / Exercise science

    Federal University of Paraiba logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1955
  28. For Sports / Exercise science

    Federal University of Sergipe logo
    Acceptance Rate
    18%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1963
  29. For Sports / Exercise science

    University of the Extreme South of Santa Catarina logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1968
  30. For Sports / Exercise science

    National Polytechnic Institute logo
    Acceptance Rate
    100%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1936
  31. For Sports / Exercise science

    University of Antioquia logo
    Enrollment
    39,900
    Founded
    1803
  32. For Sports / Exercise science

    Federal University of Vicosa logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1922
  33. For Sports / Exercise science

    Federal University of Ceara logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1954
  34. For Sports / Exercise science

    Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1948
  35. For Sports / Exercise science

    Pontifical Catholic University of Chile logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1888
  36. For Sports / Exercise science

    Federal University of Bahia logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1946
  37. For Sports / Exercise science

    Pontifical Catholic University of Parana logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1959
  38. For Sports / Exercise science

    National Autonomous University of Mexico logo
    Acceptance Rate
    8%
    Enrollment
    360,883
    Founded
    1551
  39. For Sports / Exercise science

    Federal University of Mato Grosso logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1970
  40. For Sports / Exercise science

    University of the Andes, Colombia logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    17,808
    Male:Female
    56:44
    Founded
    1949
  41. For Sports / Exercise science

    • #41 in Latin America
    • #1 in Costa Rica
    • #742 in the World
    University of Costa Rica logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    30,436
    Founded
    1940
  42. For Sports / Exercise science

    Sao Judas Tadeu University logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1971
  43. For Sports / Exercise science

    Estacio de Sa University logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1970
  44. For Sports / Exercise science

    Autonomous University of Chile logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1989
  45. For Sports / Exercise science

    • #45 in Latin America
    • #1 in Argentina
    • #806 in the World
    National University of La Plata logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1905
  46. For Sports / Exercise science

    El Rosario University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    11,450
    Founded
    1653
  47. For Sports / Exercise science

    University of Caxias do Sul logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1967
  48. For Sports / Exercise science

    University of La Frontera logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1981
  49. For Sports / Exercise science

    University of Santiago de Chile logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1849
  50. For Sports / Exercise science

    Santo Tomas University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    86%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1580
  51. For Sports / Exercise science

    Federal University of Maranhao logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1966
  52. For Sports / Exercise science

    Federal University of Uberlandia logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1969
  53. For Sports / Exercise science

    Federal University of Para logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1957
  54. For Sports / Exercise science

    Federal University of Health Sciences, Porto Alegre logo
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    1953
  55. For Sports / Exercise science

    State University of Ceara logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1975
  56. For Sports / Exercise science

    University of Mogi das Cruzes logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1962
  57. For Sports / Exercise science

    • #57 in Latin America
    • #1 in Antigua and Barbuda
    • #902 in the World
    University of Health Sciences Antigua logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    125
    Founded
    1982
  58. For Sports / Exercise science

    Western Parana State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1994
  59. For Sports / Exercise science

    Federal University of Vale do Sao Francisco logo
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    2002
  60. For Sports / Exercise science

    Federal University of Piaui logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1973
  61. For Sports / Exercise science

    Autonomous University of Nuevo Leon logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1933
  62. For Sports / Exercise science

    Autonomous University of Chihuahua logo
    Enrollment
    29,979
    Male:Female
    47:53
    Founded
    1954
  63. For Sports / Exercise science

    National University of Colombia logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1867
  64. For Sports / Exercise science

    Catholic University of the Maule logo
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    1991
  65. For Sports / Exercise science

    University of Fortaleza logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1973
  66. For Sports / Exercise science

    Andres Bello University logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1988
  67. For Sports / Exercise science

    State University of Ponta Grossa logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1970
  68. For Sports / Exercise science

    Federal University of Mato Grosso do Sul logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1969
  69. For Sports / Exercise science

    State University of Southwest Bahia logo
    Acceptance Rate
    58%
    Founded
    1980
  70. For Sports / Exercise science

    Federal University of Ouro Preto logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1969
  71. For Sports / Exercise science

    Federal University of Amazonas logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1909
  72. For Sports / Exercise science

    Federal Rural University of Pernambuco logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1912
  73. For Sports / Exercise science

    Pontifical Catholic University of Valparaiso logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1928
  74. For Sports / Exercise science

    Federal University of Alagoas logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1961