Best Universities for Astrophysics and Astronomy in Latin America

Below is the list of best universities in Latin America ranked based on their research performance in Astrophysics and Astronomy. A graph of 920K citations received by 25.2K academic papers made by 57 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 Astrophysics and Astronomy

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

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

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

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#3 in Latin America
#1 in Chile
#103 in the World
Enrollment
33,971
Founded
1888

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#4 in Latin America
#2 in Chile
#109 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1842

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#5 in Latin America
#1 in Argentina
#119 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1905

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

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

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#7 in Latin America
#3 in Chile
#183 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1920

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

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

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#9 in Latin America
#2 in Argentina
#278 in the World
Enrollment
120,055
Founded
1613

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#10 in Latin America
#4 in Brazil
#284 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1960

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#11 in Latin America
#5 in Brazil
#302 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1958

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#12 in Latin America
#2 in Mexico
#316 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1945

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#13 in Latin America
#3 in Mexico
#329 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1936

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#14 in Latin America
#3 in Argentina
#368 in the World
Enrollment
262,932
Founded
1821

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#15 in Latin America
#6 in Brazil
#375 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1976

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

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

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#17 in Latin America
#8 in Brazil
#418 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1966

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#18 in Latin America
#4 in Chile
#438 in the World
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1981

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#19 in Latin America
#5 in Chile
#460 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1988

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#20 in Latin America
#6 in Chile
#461 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1982

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#21 in Latin America
#7 in Chile
#471 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1956

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#22 in Latin America
#9 in Brazil
#481 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1952

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

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

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#24 in Latin America
#1 in Colombia
#491 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1949

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#25 in Latin America
#11 in Brazil
#540 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1960

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#26 in Latin America
#4 in Mexico
#554 in the World
Founded
1540

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#27 in Latin America
#12 in Brazil
#589 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1954

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#28 in Latin America
#8 in Chile
#595 in the World
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1981

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#29 in Latin America
#2 in Colombia
#602 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1803

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#30 in Latin America
#13 in Brazil
#607 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2005

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#31 in Latin America
#5 in Mexico
#634 in the World
Acceptance Rate
39%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1792

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#32 in Latin America
#14 in Brazil
#662 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1913

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#33 in Latin America
#4 in Argentina
#677 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1973

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

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

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#35 in Latin America
#16 in Brazil
#701 in the World
Founded
1972

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#36 in Latin America
#9 in Chile
#709 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1928

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#37 in Latin America
#3 in Colombia
#727 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
54,284
Founded
1867

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#38 in Latin America
#6 in Mexico
#734 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1587

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#39 in Latin America
#17 in Brazil
#758 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1946

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#40 in Latin America
#7 in Mexico
#811 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1974

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#41 in Latin America
#1 in Jamaica
#816 in the World
Enrollment
49,092
Founded
1948

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

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

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#43 in Latin America
#18 in Brazil
#826 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1950

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#44 in Latin America
#10 in Chile
#830 in the World
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1857

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#45 in Latin America
#5 in Argentina
#838 in the World
Acceptance Rate
36%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1959

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#46 in Latin America
#1 in Costa Rica
#858 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
30,436
Founded
1940

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

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

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#48 in Latin America
#11 in Chile
#891 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1849

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#49 in Latin America
#8 in Mexico
#897 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1942

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#50 in Latin America
#4 in Colombia
#901 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1948

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#51 in Latin America
#20 in Brazil
#922 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1963

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#52 in Latin America
#21 in Brazil
#953 in the World
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1976

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#53 in Latin America
#12 in Chile
#962 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1991

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#54 in Latin America
#9 in Mexico
#969 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1869

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#55 in Latin America
#13 in Chile
#982 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1931

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#56 in Latin America
#14 in Chile
#983 in the World
Acceptance Rate
87%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1911

For Astrophysics and Astronomy

#57 in Latin America
#15 in Chile
#1006 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1953