Bolivarian University of Venezuela Rankings

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#7078 of 14,131 In the World
#451 of 1,756 In Latin America
#13 of 51 In Venezuela
#5 of 16 In Caracas
#3598 of 6,416 For Philosophy
#4782 of 6,939 For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
#4960 of 6,450 For Political Science
#5950 of 6,281 For Sociology
#6241 of 6,338 For Law

Quick Review

Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Website
ubv.edu.ve
Languages
Spanish
Acceptance rate
38%*

* The Bolivarian University of Venezuela is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because the university has programs where applicants only need to meet admission requirements to enroll and don't necessarily compete with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Research profile

Bolivarian University of Venezuela has published 467 scientific papers with 568 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Philosophy, Political Science, Environmental Science, Geography and Cartography, Sociology, Biology, Medicine, Law, and Geology.

Publications
467
Citations
568

Bolivarian University of Venezuela majors

by publication & citation count

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
373 / 271
Philosophy
321 / 185
Political Science
206 / 120
Environmental Science
149 / 366
Geography and Cartography
107 / 217
Sociology
106 / 82
Biology
105 / 313
Medicine
83 / 119
Law
63 / 56
Geology
49 / 118
Chemistry
48 / 164
Engineering
46 / 105
Psychology
44 / 37
Computer Science
43 / 51
Ecology
40 / 218
Physics
38 / 59
History
36 / 33
Biochemistry
35 / 113
Paleontology
35 / 75
Archaeology
34 / 32
Business
33 / 53
Genetics
33 / 190
Pathology
31 / 57
Quantum and Particle physics
26 / 41
Mathematics
25 / 48
Organic Chemistry
24 / 30
Economics
23 / 34
Linguistics
23 / 16
Botany
21 / 63
Education Majors
18 / 6
Public Health
17 / 31
Mechanical Engineering
17 / 15
Management
16 / 17
Development Studies
15 / 6
Art & Design
15 / 15
Agricultural Science
14 / 66
Social Psychology
14 / 7
Horticulture
14 / 43
Demography
13 / 42
Anthropology
13 / 9

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1996 2 1
1997 0 4
1998 0 2
1999 0 1
2000 2 2
2001 0 1
2002 2 1
2003 3 2
2004 3 1
2005 13 3
2006 19 3
2007 11 10
2008 27 9
2009 35 15
2010 22 21
2011 20 22
2012 19 25
2013 30 22
2014 22 33
2015 26 48
2016 21 27
2017 40 26
2018 36 25
2019 25 52
2020 26 60
2021 36 61
2022 18 41

Tuition

The tuition table for Bolivarian University of Venezuela gives an overview of costs but prices are approximate and subject to change and don't include accommodation, textbooks, or living expenses. The costs of programs might differ significantly for local and international students. The only source of truth for current numbers is the university's official website.

Program Duration (years) Tuition per year (VES)
Bachelor's in Education 5 1,500,000 VES
Bachelor's in Social Work 5 1,500,000 VES
Bachelor's in Law 5 1,500,000 VES
Bachelor's in International Studies 5 1,500,000 VES
Bachelor's in Political Science 5 1,500,000 VES
Bachelor's in Communication and Journalism 5 1,500,000 VES
Bachelor's in Social Communication 5 1,500,000 VES
Bachelor's in Psychology 5 1,500,000 VES
Bachelor's in Sociology 5 1,500,000 VES
Master's in Education 2 2,000,000 VES
Master's in Social Work 2 2,000,000 VES
Master's in Law 2 2,000,000 VES
Master's in International Studies 2 2,000,000 VES
Master's in Political Science 2 2,000,000 VES
Master's in Communication and Journalism 2 2,000,000 VES
Master's in Social Communication 2 2,000,000 VES
Master's in Psychology 2 2,000,000 VES
Master's in Sociology 2 2,000,000 VES

Programs and Degrees

Técnico Superior Agriculture, Architecture, Computer Science, Ecology, Environmental Management, Government, Mass Communication, Petroleum and Gas Engineering, Political Sciences, Public Health, Treatment Techniques
Licenciatura Agriculture, Architecture, Computer Science, Ecology, Economics, Environmental Management, Government, Law, Mass Communication, Petroleum and Gas Engineering, Political Sciences, Psychology, Public Health, Treatment Techniques
Especialización Anaesthesiology, Cardiology, Haematology, Higher Education Teacher Training, Hygiene, Justice Administration, Medicine, Occupational Health, Oncology, Orthopaedics, Political Sciences, Private Law, Radiology, Safety Engineering, Surgery
Maestría Development Studies, Education, Energy Engineering, Human Rights, International and Comparative Education, International Law
Doctorado Development Studies, Energy Engineering

Bolivarian University of Venezuela faculties and divisions

Course/Programme : Agro-ecology Agriculture, Ecology
Course/Programme : Architecture Architecture
Course/Programme : Education Education
Course/Programme : Environmental Management Environmental Management
Course/Programme : Fishery and Aquaculture Aquaculture, Fishery
Course/Programme : Gas Energy Engineering, Petroleum and Gas Engineering
Course/Programme : History History
Course/Programme : Informatics for Social Management Computer Science
Course/Programme : International Relations International Relations and Diplomacy
Course/Programme : Law Law
Course/Programme : Nursing Nursing
Course/Programme : Petroleum Petroleum and Gas Engineering
Course/Programme : Political Economy Economics
Course/Programme : Political Science and Government Government, Political Sciences
Course/Programme : Psychology Psychology
Course/Programme : Public Health Public Health
Course/Programme : Radiotherapy Radiology
Course/Programme : Refining and Petrochemical Studies Petroleum and Gas Engineering
Course/Programme : Social Communication Mass Communication
Course/Programme : Social Management of Local Development Social Work

General information

Alternative names UBV
Universidad Bolivariana de Venezuela
Founded 2003
Accreditation Ministerio del Poder Popular para la Educación Universitaria (MPPEU)

Location and contacts

Address Av. Leonardo da Vinci. Los Chaguaramos
Caracas
Venezuela
City population 2,246,000

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