Best Universities for Psychology in Latin America

Below is the list of best universities in Latin America ranked based on their research performance in Psychology. A graph of 1.7M citations received by 116K academic papers made by 264 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 Psychology

    University of Sao Paulo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    96,364
    Founded
    1827
  2. For Psychology

    Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1934
  3. For Psychology

    National Autonomous University of Mexico logo
    Acceptance Rate
    8%
    Enrollment
    360,883
    Founded
    1551
  4. For Psychology

    Federal University of Sao Paulo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    10%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1933
  5. For Psychology

    Federal University of Rio de Janeiro logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    67,329
    Founded
    1920
  6. For Psychology

    Federal University of Minas Gerais logo
    Acceptance Rate
    6%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1927
  7. For Psychology

    State University of Campinas logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1966
  8. For Psychology

    Federal University of Santa Catarina logo
    Acceptance Rate
    20%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1960
  9. For Psychology

    Sao Paulo State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1976
  10. For Psychology

    University of Chile logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1842
  11. For Psychology

    University of Brasilia logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1962
  12. For Psychology

    University of Buenos Aires logo
    Enrollment
    262,932
    Founded
    1821
  13. For Psychology

    Pontifical Catholic University of Chile logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1888
  14. For Psychology

    • #14 in Latin America
    • #1 in Jamaica
    • #610 in the World
    University of the West Indies, Mona logo
    Enrollment
    49,092
    Founded
    1948
  15. For Psychology

    Federal University of Sao Carlos logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1968
  16. For Psychology

    Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1948
  17. For Psychology

    University of the State of Rio de Janeiro logo
    Acceptance Rate
    10%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1950
  18. For Psychology

    Federal University of Parana logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1912
  19. For Psychology

    National Polytechnic Institute logo
    Acceptance Rate
    100%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1936
  20. For Psychology

    Federal University of Santa Maria logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1960
  21. For Psychology

    Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1958
  22. For Psychology

    Federal University of Pernambuco logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1946
  23. For Psychology

    Federal University of Bahia logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1946
  24. For Psychology

    Federal University of Paraiba logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1955
  25. For Psychology

    Federal University of Pelotas logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1969
  26. For Psychology

    Fluminense Federal University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1960
  27. For Psychology

    University of the Andes, Colombia logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    17,808
    Male:Female
    56:44
    Founded
    1949
  28. For Psychology

    Federal University of Ceara logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1954
  29. For Psychology

    National University of Colombia logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1867
  30. For Psychology

    Federal University of Espirito Santo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    23,744
    Founded
    1954
  31. For Psychology

    University of Antioquia logo
    Enrollment
    39,900
    Founded
    1803
  32. For Psychology

    State University of Londrina logo
    Founded
    1970
  33. For Psychology

    University of Guadalajara logo
    Acceptance Rate
    39%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1792
  34. For Psychology

    Pontifical Javeriana University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1623
  35. For Psychology

    Pontifical Catholic University of Sao Paulo logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1946
  36. For Psychology

    National University of Cordoba logo
    Enrollment
    120,055
    Male:Female
    37:63
    Founded
    1613
  37. For Psychology

    Sao Francisco University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Founded
    1976
  38. For Psychology

    University of Costa Rica logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    30,436
    Founded
    1940
  39. For Psychology

    Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1941
  40. For Psychology

    University of the Republic logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1833
  41. For Psychology

    Federal University of Para logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1957
  42. For Psychology

    University of the Rio dos Sinos Valley logo
    Enrollment
    23,988
    Founded
    1969
  43. For Psychology

    Federal University of Juiz de Fora logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1960
  44. For Psychology

    Federal University of Goias logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1960
  45. For Psychology

    Mackenzie Presbyterian University logo
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    1952
  46. For Psychology

    Metropolitan Autonomous University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    20%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1974
  47. For Psychology

    State University of Maringa logo
    Founded
    1970
  48. For Psychology

    Monterrey Institute of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    92,736
    Founded
    1943
  49. For Psychology

    University of Concepcion logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1920
  50. For Psychology

    University of Santiago de Chile logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1849
  51. For Psychology

    Pontifical Catholic University of Campinas logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1941
  52. For Psychology

    Santa Catarina State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1965
  53. For Psychology

    Catholic University of Brasilia logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1974
  54. For Psychology

    Autonomous University of Puebla logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    1587
  55. For Psychology

    Autonomous University of Nuevo Leon logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1933
  56. For Psychology

    University of the Valley logo
    Acceptance Rate
    100%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1945
  57. For Psychology

    Diego Portales University logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1982
  58. For Psychology

    Federal University of Sergipe logo
    Acceptance Rate
    18%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1963
  59. For Psychology

    Federal University of Uberlandia logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1969
  60. For Psychology

    University of La Sabana logo
    Enrollment
    10,981
    Male:Female
    39:61
    Founded
    1980
  61. For Psychology

    Lutheran University of Brazil logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1972
  62. For Psychology

    Favaloro University logo
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    1992
  63. For Psychology

    National Major San Marcos University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    1551
  64. For Psychology

    • #64 in Latin America
    • #1 in Antigua and Barbuda
    • #1538 in the World
    University of Health Sciences Antigua logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    125
    Founded
    1982
  65. For Psychology

    Pontifical Catholic University of Minas Gerais logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1958
  66. For Psychology

    El Rosario University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    11,450
    Founded
    1653
  67. For Psychology

    Catholic University of Pelotas logo
    Founded
    1960
  68. For Psychology

    University of the East, Venezuela logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1958
  69. For Psychology

    Cayetano Heredia Peruvian University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1961
  70. For Psychology

    National University of La Plata logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1905
  71. For Psychology

    University of Veracruz logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1944
  72. For Psychology

    State University of Ceara logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1975
  73. For Psychology

    Pontifical Catholic University of Goias logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1959
  74. For Psychology

    Pontifical Catholic University of Peru logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1917
  75. For Psychology

    Federal University of Vicosa logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1922
  76. For Psychology

    Simon Bolivar University, Venezuela logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1967
  77. For Psychology

    Pontifical Catholic University of Parana logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1959
  78. For Psychology

    University of the Extreme South of Santa Catarina logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1968
  79. For Psychology

    National Pedagogical University, Mexico logo
    Founded
    1978
  80. For Psychology

    University of Pernambuco logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1990
  81. For Psychology

    Federal University of Alagoas logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1961
  82. For Psychology

    University of La Frontera logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1981
  83. For Psychology

    University of Sonora logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1942
  84. For Psychology

    Central University of Venezuela logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1721
  85. For Psychology

    University of Fortaleza logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1973
  86. For Psychology

    Andres Bello University logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1988
  87. For Psychology

    Pontifical Catholic University of Valparaiso logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1928
  88. For Psychology

    Santo Tomas University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    86%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1580
  89. For Psychology

    Northern University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    70%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1966
  90. For Psychology

    Francisco Jose de Caldas District University logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1950
  91. For Psychology

    Autonomous University of Baja California logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1957
  92. For Psychology

    Pedagogical and Technological University of Colombia logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1953
  93. For Psychology

    Rio de Janeiro State Federal University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1969
  94. For Psychology

    Federal University of Piaui logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1973
  95. For Psychology

    Federal University of ABC logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    2005
  96. For Psychology

    Estacio de Sa University logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1970
  97. For Psychology

    Federal University of Sao Joao del-Rei logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    12,446
    Founded
    1987
  98. For Psychology

    University of Las Americas, Puebla logo
    Founded
    1940
  99. For Psychology

    Federal University of Mato Grosso do Sul logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1969
  100. For Psychology

    Autonomous University of the State of Mexico logo
    Acceptance Rate
    34%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1956