National University of Cuyo: Statistics

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#1685 of 14,131 In the World
#84 of 1,756 In Latin America
#8 of 127 In Argentina
#1 of 4 In Mendoza
#903 of 6,416 For Philosophy
Top50% For 56 other topics
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Quick Review

Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Languages
Spanish;English;Guarani
Acceptance rate
49%*

* The National University of Cuyo 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 RequirementsSecondary school certificate (bachillerato) and entrance examination
Academic CalendarApril to November (April - July; August-November)

Research profile

National University of Cuyo has published 7,612 scientific papers with 82,988 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Biology, Chemistry, Philosophy, Environmental Science, Engineering, Physics, Medicine, Biochemistry, and Quantum and Particle physics.

Publications
7,612
Citations
82,988

National University of Cuyo majors

by publication & citation count

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
4,065 / 22,947
Biology
3,535 / 64,516
Chemistry
3,219 / 63,853
Philosophy
3,141 / 10,736
Environmental Science
2,859 / 39,430
Engineering
2,504 / 35,735
Physics
2,489 / 38,384
Medicine
1,923 / 36,056
Biochemistry
1,769 / 43,046
Quantum and Particle physics
1,704 / 25,423
Genetics
1,668 / 39,942
Organic Chemistry
1,634 / 31,884
Geography and Cartography
1,578 / 14,301
Geology
1,521 / 24,234
Political Science
1,486 / 4,173
Materials Science
1,462 / 22,779
Computer Science
1,443 / 21,452
Ecology
1,181 / 16,691
Paleontology
1,053 / 19,219
Botany
959 / 16,070
Sociology
856 / 6,017
History
815 / 7,983
Psychology
795 / 11,970
Optical Engineering
793 / 10,598
Pathology
746 / 13,981
Law
739 / 3,660
Metallurgical Engineering
736 / 12,736
Archaeology
705 / 7,665
Mathematics
653 / 7,918
Linguistics
551 / 4,986
Statistics
523 / 7,043
Art & Design
509 / 4,298
Immunology
478 / 14,515
Agricultural Science
473 / 8,005
Condensed Matter Physics
460 / 6,500
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
455 / 4,989
Neuroscience
451 / 8,457
Business
420 / 3,413
Horticulture
394 / 7,070
Oceanography
372 / 4,432

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 23 182
1991 23 211
1992 12 217
1993 29 204
1994 27 218
1995 35 276
1996 46 231
1997 66 253
1998 48 291
1999 66 397
2000 58 425
2001 62 385
2002 74 527
2003 84 605
2004 83 676
2005 109 895
2006 124 897
2007 132 1032
2008 144 1138
2009 199 1529
2010 196 1603
2011 272 2003
2012 320 2606
2013 332 2970
2014 329 3106
2015 420 3661
2016 459 4141
2017 469 4595
2018 522 4994
2019 525 5975
2020 620 7790
2021 643 10708
2022 434 10585
Academic rankings

Tuition

The tuition table for National University of Cuyo 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.

Faculty Undergraduate Tuition (per year) Graduate Tuition (per year)
Faculty of Arts and Design ARS 12,000 ARS 15,000
Faculty of Economics ARS 10,000 ARS 13,000
Faculty of Engineering ARS 15,000 ARS 18,000
Faculty of Law ARS 13,000 ARS 16,000
Faculty of Medicine ARS 20,000 ARS 25,000

All tuition costs are in Argentine pesos (ARS).

Programs and Degrees

Licenciatura Accountancy, Administration, Agricultural Engineering, Agriculture, Analytical Chemistry, Arts and Humanities, Cardiology, Ceramic Art, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Civil Security, Community Health, Curriculum, Dentistry, Design, Economics, Education, Educational Administration, Engineering, English, Environmental Engineering, Fine Arts, Food Science, Food Technology, French, Geography, Graphic Design, History, Industrial Chemistry, Industrial Design, Industrial Engineering, Law, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Medical Auxiliaries, Medicine, Music, Music Theory and Composition, Nuclear Engineering, Nursing, Oenology, Painting and Drawing, Performing Arts, Petroleum and Gas Engineering, Philosophy, Physical Education, Physics, Pneumology, Political Sciences, Primary Education, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Psychology, Public Administration, Public Health, Science Education, Social Sciences, Social Work, Sociology, Special Education, Speech Therapy and Audiology, Statistics, Telecommunications Engineering, Theatre, Visual Arts
Especialización Animal Husbandry, Crop Production, Design, Fine Arts, Irrigation, Oenology, Water Management
Maestría Agricultural Business, Animal Husbandry, Biological and Life Sciences, Environmental Studies, Horticulture, International Business, Irrigation, Music, Oenology, Physics, Rural Studies, Water Management, Water Science
Doctorado Agronomy, Biology, Dentistry, Economics, Educational Sciences, Engineering, Geography, History, Industrial Engineering, Law, Literature, Medicine, Nuclear Engineering, Philosophy, Physics, Social Sciences

National University of Cuyo alumni

  1. Enrique Dussel

    Enrique Dussel
    Born in
    Argentina Flag Argentina
    Years
    1934-.. (age 89)
    Enrolled in the National University of Cuyo
    Graduated with licentiate in philosophy
    Occupations
    philosopheruniversity teachertheologianchurch historian
    Biography

    Enrique Domingo Dussel is an Argentine-Mexican academic, philosopher, historian and theologian. He served as the interim rector of the Universidad Autónoma de la Ciudad de México from 2013 to 2014.

  2. Nicolás del Caño

    Nicolás del Caño
    Born in
    Argentina Flag Argentina
    Years
    1980-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    merchantpolitician
    Biography

    Nicolás del Caño is an Argentine politician from the Socialist Workers' Party and twice presidential candidate for the Workers' Left Front (FIT).

  3. Liliana Bodoc

    Liliana Bodoc
    Born in
    Argentina Flag Argentina
    Years
    1958-2018 (aged 60)
    Occupations
    writerchildren's writer
    Biography

    Liliana Bodoc was an Argentinian writer of fantasy.

  4. Alfredo Cornejo

    Alfredo Cornejo
    Born in
    Argentina Flag Argentina
    Years
    1962-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Alfredo Cornejo is an Argentine politician. As president of its national committee, he leads the Radical Civic Union (UCR). He was Governor of Mendoza Province from 2015 to 2019. From 2019 to 2021 he was a National Deputy, and since 2021, he has been a National Senator for Mendoza.

All 14 notable alumni

National University of Cuyo faculties and divisions

Faculty : Agriculture Agricultural Engineering, Agriculture, Oenology
Faculty : Art and Design Ceramic Art, Design, Fine Arts, Music, Theatre, Visual Arts
Faculty : Dentistry Dentistry
Faculty : Economics Accountancy, Administration, Economics, Statistics
Faculty : Education Curriculum, Education, Educational Administration, Physical Education, Primary Education, Special Education, Speech Therapy and Audiology
Faculty : Engineering Civil Engineering, Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Petroleum and Gas Engineering
Faculty : Law Law
Faculty : Medical Sciences Cardiology, Community Health, Medical Auxiliaries, Medicine, Nursing, Pneumology, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Public Health
Faculty : Philosophy and Literature English, French, Geography, History, Philosophy, Science Education
Faculty : Political and Social Sciences Political Sciences, Public Administration, Social Sciences, Social Work, Sociology
Faculty : Science Applied to Industry Analytical Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Food Technology, Industrial Chemistry, Industrial Engineering
Institute : Balseiro Mechanical Engineering, Nuclear Engineering, Physics, Telecommunications Engineering
Institute : Public Safety Civil Security

General information

Alternative names UNCUYO
Universidad Nacional de Cuyo
Founded 1939
Accreditation Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Technology
Motto In spiritus remigio vita
Life is in the wingbeat of the spirit
Colors green, white, blue

Location and contacts

Address Centro Universitario
Mendoza, Mendoza, M5500JMA
Argentina
City population 115,000

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