Latin American Faculty of Social Sciences Rankings

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Ranking Category
#7396 of 14,131 In the World
#473 of 1,756 In Latin America
#54 of 127 In Argentina
#20 of 40 In Buenos Aires

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Acceptance rate

* Latin American Faculty of Social Sciences 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.

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsOpen admission


The tuition table for Latin American Faculty of Social Sciences 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 Tuition Cost (per year)
Master's in Social Sciences ARS 120,000
Doctorate in Social Sciences ARS 150,000
Specialization in Social Policies and Management ARS 80,000
Specialization in Gender and Public Policies ARS 80,000

The currency used is Argentine Peso (ARS).

Latin American Faculty of Social Sciences has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

Especialización Education, Educational Psychology, Environmental Studies, Ethics, International Relations and Diplomacy, Political Sciences, Public Law, Social Work
Maestría Agriculture, Anthropology, Education, Environmental Studies, Ethics, International Relations and Diplomacy, Labour and Industrial Relations, Law, Political Sciences, Social Sciences, Sociology
Doctorado Social Sciences

Latin American Faculty of Social Sciences alumni

  1. Andrés Arauz

    Andrés Arauz
    Born in
    Ecuador Flag Ecuador
    1985-.. (age 39)

    Andrés Arauz Galarza is an Ecuadorian politician and economist who ran for Vice President of Ecuador in the 2023 election. Arauz served as Minister of Knowledge and Human Talent in the Rafael Correa administration from 2015 to 2017. He also briefly served as President of the Citizen Revolution Movement from five months between December 2020 to May 2021.

  2. Jorge Taiana

    Jorge Taiana
    Born in
    Argentina Flag Argentina
    1950-.. (age 74)

    Jorge Enrique Taiana is an Argentine Justicialist Party politician who served as the country's Minister of Defense from 2021 to 2023. Taiana previously served as Foreign Minister in the administrations of President Néstor Kirchner and his successor, Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, from 2005 to 2010, and as a National Senator for Buenos Aires from 2019 to 2021.

  3. Victoria Onetto

    Victoria Onetto
    Born in
    Argentina Flag Argentina
    1971-.. (age 53)

    Victoria Onetto is an Argentine actress who worked in many soap operas and films.

  4. María Fernanda Espinosa

    María Fernanda Espinosa
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    1964-.. (age 60)
    Enrolled in Latin American Faculty of Social Sciences
    Graduated with master's degree in political science

    María Fernanda Espinosa Garcés is an Ecuadorian politician and diplomat. She was the President of the United Nations General Assembly for the 73rd session from 2018 to 2019. She served as Minister of Foreign Affairs under President Lenín Moreno from May 2017 to June 2018. She also held several other Ministerial posts before, including as Minister of National Defense of from 28 November 2012 to 23 September 2014. She served as the Permanent Representative of Ecuador to the United Nations in Geneva from 2008 to 2009 and again from October 2014 to May 2017. Besides her political career she is also a poet and essayist.

All 13 notable alumni

Latin American Faculty of Social Sciences faculties and divisions

Area : Bioethics, Law and Global Public Goods Ethics, Law
Area : Communication and Culture Communication Studies, Cultural Studies
Area : Development, Innovation and State-Society Relations Development Studies, Sociology
Area : Economics and Technology Economics, Technology
Area : Gender, Society and Politics Gender Studies, Political Sciences, Sociology
Area : International Relations International Relations and Diplomacy
Area : Social Anthropology and Political Science Anthropology, Political Sciences
Area : The State and Public Policy Political Sciences

General information

Alternative names FLACSO
Facultad Latinoamericana de Ciencias Sociales
Founded 1974
Accreditation Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Technology. National Commission for University Evaluation and Accreditation (CONEAU)
Colors blue, white

Location and contacts

Address Tucumán 1966
Buenos Aires, Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires, C1050AAN
City population 3,121,000

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