Central University of Venezuela Rankings

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In the World#985 of 14178
In Latin America#58 of 1756
In Venezuela#2 of 51
In Caracas#1 of 16
In Art#284 of 5,495

Quick Review

Enrollment
45,000
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
www.ucv.ve
Languages
Spanish

Publications & Citations

Publications
15,657
Citations
213,981

Central University of Venezuela majors

by publication count

Biology
3,081
Medicine
2,253
Chemistry
1,802
Geography
1,052
Art
763
Mathematics
694
Physics
664
Materials science
644
Philosophy
584
Political science
523
Computer science
306
Sociology
279
Geology
261
Psychology
187
Engineering
174
Environmental science
164
History
47
Economics
44
Business
36

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Art261953
Philosophy451638
Geography5086,416
Political science6802,171
Medicine78244,701
Biology80057,549
History839181
Chemistry87938,395
Geology9093,118
Physics94310,102
Sociology9592,184
Mathematics11007,550
Environmental science11912,953
Materials science129010,577
Engineering14822,339
Psychology18522,784
Computer science21402,086
Economics2433292
Business2466356

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990133645
199192561
1992145781
1993204855
1994195960
19952011105
19962331344
19972971252
19983391762
19993911883
20004802177
20014472396
20025302967
20035083679
20045563814
20055824645
20067285531
20078336309
20088567120
20097828325
20106728919
201160310116
201258111023
201359912222
201449112636
201554212740
201648411832
201747213623
201832412181
201931013908
202032116000

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (bachillerato) and entrance examination
Academic CalendarJanuary to December (January - June; July-December)
Enrollment45,000

Tuition

Central University of Venezuela has financial aid programs.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities+
Business | Politics | Social Sciences+
Languages | Culture | Linguistics++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine++
Engineering | IT+++
Maths | Natural Sciences++
EspecializaciónAgricultural Engineering, Anaesthesiology, Animal Husbandry, Architectural and Environmental Design, Architecture, Botany, Cardiology, Clinical Psychology, Computer Engineering, Dental Technology, Dentistry, Dermatology, Education, Educational and Student Counselling, Educational Psychology, Engineering, English, Environmental Management, Epidemiology, Gastroenterology, Geochemistry, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Haematology, Health Administration, Higher Education Teacher Training, Industrial Design, Industrial Engineering, Information Management, Information Technology, Landscape Architecture, Linguistics, Musicology, Nephrology, Neurology, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthodontics, Orthopaedics, Otorhinolaryngology, Paediatrics, Periodontics, Petroleum and Gas Engineering, Pharmacology, Pharmacy, Physics, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Radiology, Rehabilitation and Therapy, Rheumatology, Road Engineering, Soil Science, Stomatology, Surgery, Telecommunications Engineering, Theatre, Town Planning, Toxicology, Urology, Veterinary Science, Zoology
MaestríaAgricultural Engineering, Agronomy, Anatomy, Animal Husbandry, Architectural and Environmental Design, Architectural Restoration, Architecture, Art History, Botany, Business Administration, Cell Biology, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Communication Studies, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Design, Development Studies, Ecology, Economics, Educational and Student Counselling, Educational Psychology, Educational Technology, Educational Testing and Evaluation, Electrical Engineering, English, Entomology, Fine Arts, Food Technology, French, Geochemistry, Geography, Geological Engineering, Immunology, Information Management, Information Technology, Journalism, Landscape Architecture, Linguistics, Literature, Marketing, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Musicology, Occupational Therapy, Parasitology, Pharmacology, Philosophy, Physics, Physiology, Public Health, Rural Planning, Sanitary Engineering, Social Psychology, Soil Science, Statistics, Stomatology, Theatre, Town Planning, Toxicology, Veterinary Science, Women's Studies, Zoology
DoctoradoAgriculture, Anatomy, Animal Husbandry, Anthropology, Architecture, Arts and Humanities, Botany, Chemistry, Computer Science, Construction Engineering, Dentistry, Ecology, Economics, Education, Entomology, Epidemiology, Finance, Geochemistry, Geology, History, Law, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Medicine, Metallurgical Engineering, Parasitology, Pharmacology, Pharmacy, Philosophy, Physics, Psychology, Sociology, Soil Science, Town Planning, Toxicology, Veterinary Science, Zoology

General info

Alternative namesUCV
Universidad Central de Venezuela
Founded1721
WikipediaCentral University of Venezuela
AccreditationMinisterio del Poder Popular para Educación Universitaria, Ciencia y Tecnología, Venezuela
MottoLa Casa que Vence la Sombra
The house that defeats the shadow

Location and Contacts

AddressApartado postal 1050 - Ciudad Universitaria
Caracas, Caracas, 1051
Venezuela
City population1,944,000
Phone+58 (212) 605 4050
Fax+58 (212) 605 4086

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