Best Surgeons Medical Schools in Latin America

Below is the list of best universities in Latin America ranked based on their research performance in Surgery. A graph of 884K citations received by 42.3K academic papers made by 113 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 Surgery

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

For Surgery

#2 in Latin America
#2 in Brazil
#132 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1933

For Surgery

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

For Surgery

#4 in Latin America
#4 in Brazil
#303 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1976

For Surgery

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

For Surgery

#6 in Latin America
#1 in Chile
#355 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1842

For Surgery

#7 in Latin America
#6 in Brazil
#373 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1934

For Surgery

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

For Surgery

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

For Surgery

#10 in Latin America
#1 in Jamaica
#420 in the World
Enrollment
49,092
Founded
1948

For Surgery

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

For Surgery

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

For Surgery

#13 in Latin America
#2 in Argentina
#495 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
125
Founded
2000

For Surgery

#14 in Latin America
#9 in Brazil
#583 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1950

For Surgery

#15 in Latin America
#1 in Antigua and Barbuda
#586 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
125
Founded
1982

For Surgery

#16 in Latin America
#1 in Colombia
#588 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1803

For Surgery

#17 in Latin America
#10 in Brazil
#599 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1946

For Surgery

#18 in Latin America
#11 in Brazil
#606 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1948

For Surgery

#19 in Latin America
#12 in Brazil
#624 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1954

For Surgery

#20 in Latin America
#1 in Mexico
#626 in the World
Enrollment
360,883
Founded
1551

For Surgery

#21 in Latin America
#13 in Brazil
#653 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1946

For Surgery

#22 in Latin America
#1 in Peru
#658 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1961

For Surgery

#23 in Latin America
#14 in Brazil
#665 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1962

For Surgery

#24 in Latin America
#15 in Brazil
#666 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1960

For Surgery

#25 in Latin America
#1 in Grenada
#697 in the World
Enrollment
7,400
Founded
1976

For Surgery

#26 in Latin America
#2 in Mexico
#732 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1933

For Surgery

#27 in Latin America
#16 in Brazil
#749 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1960

For Surgery

#28 in Latin America
#17 in Brazil
#752 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1959

For Surgery

#29 in Latin America
#18 in Brazil
#759 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1960

For Surgery

#30 in Latin America
#19 in Brazil
#764 in the World
Founded
1970

For Surgery

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

For Surgery

#32 in Latin America
#20 in Brazil
#768 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1990

For Surgery

#33 in Latin America
#21 in Brazil
#769 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1960

For Surgery

#34 in Latin America
#22 in Brazil
#790 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1958

For Surgery

#35 in Latin America
#3 in Colombia
#800 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1945

For Surgery

#36 in Latin America
#23 in Brazil
#819 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1969

For Surgery

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

For Surgery

#38 in Latin America
#5 in Colombia
#852 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1949

For Surgery

#39 in Latin America
#3 in Chile
#863 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1981

For Surgery

#40 in Latin America
#3 in Mexico
#894 in the World
Acceptance Rate
39%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1792

For Surgery

#41 in Latin America
#4 in Mexico
#896 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1936

For Surgery

#42 in Latin America
#1 in Venezuela
#899 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1721

For Surgery

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

For Surgery

#44 in Latin America
#24 in Brazil
#924 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
23,744
Founded
1954

For Surgery

#45 in Latin America
#25 in Brazil
#927 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1968

For Surgery

#46 in Latin America
#26 in Brazil
#939 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1960

For Surgery

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

For Surgery

#48 in Latin America
#27 in Brazil
#952 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1969

For Surgery

#49 in Latin America
#4 in Chile
#958 in the World
Enrollment
16,544
Founded
1990

For Surgery

#50 in Latin America
#28 in Brazil
#981 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1966

For Surgery

#51 in Latin America
#29 in Brazil
#1009 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1970

For Surgery

#52 in Latin America
#30 in Brazil
#1010 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1941

For Surgery

#53 in Latin America
#31 in Brazil
#1022 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1953

For Surgery

#54 in Latin America
#32 in Brazil
#1023 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1969

For Surgery

#55 in Latin America
#5 in Mexico
#1030 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
92,736
Founded
1943

For Surgery

#56 in Latin America
#33 in Brazil
#1033 in the World
Founded
1970

For Surgery

#57 in Latin America
#34 in Brazil
#1035 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1963

For Surgery

#58 in Latin America
#35 in Brazil
#1036 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1941

For Surgery

#59 in Latin America
#6 in Colombia
#1057 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1948

For Surgery

#60 in Latin America
#7 in Colombia
#1062 in the World
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
1978

For Surgery

#61 in Latin America
#36 in Brazil
#1069 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1972

For Surgery

#62 in Latin America
#37 in Brazil
#1080 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1973

For Surgery

#63 in Latin America
#1083 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
30,436
Founded
1940

For Surgery

#64 in Latin America
#38 in Brazil
#1090 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1968

For Surgery

#65 in Latin America
#39 in Brazil
#1094 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1955

For Surgery

#66 in Latin America
#40 in Brazil
#1101 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1957

For Surgery

#67 in Latin America
#41 in Brazil
#1116 in the World
Acceptance Rate
43%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1922

For Surgery

#68 in Latin America
#6 in Mexico
#1122 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1974

For Surgery

#69 in Latin America
#42 in Brazil
#1134 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1970

For Surgery

#70 in Latin America
#7 in Mexico
#1148 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1859

For Surgery

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

For Surgery

#72 in Latin America
#44 in Brazil
#1165 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1969

For Surgery

#73 in Latin America
#8 in Colombia
#1189 in the World
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1980

For Surgery

#74 in Latin America
#3 in Argentina
#1193 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1968

For Surgery

#75 in Latin America
#45 in Brazil
#1194 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1970

For Surgery

#76 in Latin America
#5 in Chile
#1195 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1920

For Surgery

#77 in Latin America
#9 in Colombia
#1217 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
13,226
Founded
1653

For Surgery

#78 in Latin America
#10 in Colombia
#1218 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1937

For Surgery

#79 in Latin America
#6 in Chile
#1222 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1954

For Surgery

#80 in Latin America
#4 in Argentina
#1223 in the World
Enrollment
120,055
Founded
1613

For Surgery

#81 in Latin America
#11 in Colombia
#1225 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1827

For Surgery

#83 in Latin America
#46 in Brazil
#1245 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1946

For Surgery

#84 in Latin America
#47 in Brazil
#1251 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1975

For Surgery

#85 in Latin America
#12 in Colombia
#1260 in the World
Enrollment
2,128
Founded
1943

For Surgery

#86 in Latin America
#2 in Venezuela
#1263 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1833

For Surgery

#87 in Latin America
#3 in Venezuela
#1276 in the World
Founded
1891

For Surgery

#88 in Latin America
#48 in Brazil
#1282 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1973

For Surgery

#89 in Latin America
#5 in Argentina
#1283 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1905

For Surgery

#90 in Latin America
#7 in Chile
#1302 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1849

For Surgery

#91 in Latin America
#49 in Brazil
#1307 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1912

For Surgery

#92 in Latin America
#13 in Colombia
#1310 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1980

For Surgery

#93 in Latin America
#50 in Brazil
#1313 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1961

For Surgery

#94 in Latin America
#8 in Chile
#1315 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1988

For Surgery

#95 in Latin America
#51 in Brazil
#1326 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1974

For Surgery

#96 in Latin America
#14 in Colombia
#1340 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1979

For Surgery

#97 in Latin America
#6 in Argentina
#1347 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1992

For Surgery

#98 in Latin America
#52 in Brazil
#1350 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1965

For Surgery

#99 in Latin America
#15 in Colombia
#1365 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1827

For Surgery

#100 in Latin America
#53 in Brazil
#1382 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1909