National University of Mar del Plata: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#1768 of 14,131 In the World
#92 of 1,756 In Latin America
#7 of 127 In Argentina
#1 of 2 In Mar del Plata
#250 of 1,036 For Oceanography
Top50% For 20 other topics

Quick Review

Enrollment
22,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
www.mdp.edu.ar
Languages
Spanish
Acceptance rate
46%*

* The National University of Mar del Plata is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because a university has programs where an applicant only needs to meet admission requirements to enroll and doesn't necessarily competes 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) or equivalent
Academic CalendarApril to March
Enrollment22,500
Full time employee3,750
Student:staff ratio6:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
7,241
Citations
87,039

National University of Mar del Plata majors

by publication & citation count

Environmental Science
1,440 / 27,400
Biology
1,407 / 34,389
Chemistry
1,067 / 34,287
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
896 / 4,504
Engineering
838 / 21,707
Physics
827 / 21,340
Materials Science
618 / 18,986
Ecology
598 / 12,599
Geography and Cartography
468 / 4,443
Medicine
307 / 3,283
Political Science
212 / 435
Agricultural Science
209 / 5,863
Demography
206 / 2,936
Zoology
206 / 2,445
Psychology
202 / 1,352
Botany
186 / 7,483
Sociology
180 / 136
Computer Science
174 / 1,061
Biochemistry
155 / 6,592
Art & Design
154 / 218
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation
153 / 3,031
Oceanography
146 / 5,682
Nutrition and Food Science
141 / 4,887
Geology
132 / 4,310
Metallurgical Engineering
126 / 2,932
Horticulture
118 / 2,155
Business
116 / 891
Chemical Engineering
112 / 3,460
Philosophy
97 / 31
Animal Science
81 / 1,706
Mathematics
76 / 1,157
Creative Writing
74 / 24
Quantum and Particle physics
68 / 1,054
Anatomy and Physiology
62 / 569
Genetics
57 / 1,934
Hydrology and Water resources management
56 / 1,172
Microbiology
56 / 1,963
Inorganic Chemistry
55 / 2,190
Economics
53 / 957
Environmental Management
52 / 1,643

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 15 60
1992 15 60
1993 16 97
1994 34 56
1995 25 77
1996 56 100
1997 50 115
1998 55 148
1999 67 209
2000 111 289
2001 132 406
2002 115 532
2003 150 758
2004 132 896
2005 171 1215
2006 196 1528
2007 240 1910
2008 238 2294
2009 288 2872
2010 332 3292
2011 336 4549
2012 473 4937
2013 468 5787
2014 555 6452
2015 612 6944
2016 564 6913
2017 579 7411
2018 552 7674
2019 574 9113
2020 641 10926
2021 550 13353

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students $500$500
International students $500$500

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities +++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences ++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics ++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine ++
Engineering | IT +++
Maths | Natural Sciences +++
Diploma de Técnico Superior Cultural Studies, Library Science
Licenciatura Accountancy, Administration, Agricultural Engineering, Animal Husbandry, Architecture, Arts and Humanities, Biochemistry, Biological and Life Sciences, Biology, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Computer Engineering, Cultural Studies, Economics, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, Food Technology, Geography, History, Horticulture, Industrial Design, Industrial Engineering, Law, Library Science, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Medicine, Nursing, Philosophy, Physics, Political Sciences, Psychology, Social Studies, Social Work, Tourism
Especialización Administrative Law, Animal Husbandry, Business Administration, Ethics, Family Studies, Fishery, Gerontology, Health Sciences, Higher Education, Occupational Therapy, Social Studies
Maestría Agriculture, Arts and Humanities, Chemistry, Child Care and Development, Economics, Engineering, Geography, History, Literature, Physics, Political Sciences, Psychoanalysis, Spanish, Town Planning
Doctorado Agriculture, Biology, Chemistry, History, Law, Literature, Mathematics, Physics, Psychology

Notable alumni

  1. Amado Boudou

    Amado Boudou
    Born in
    Argentina Flag Argentina
    Years
    1962-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    economistpolitician
    Biography

    Amado Boudou is an Argentine economist and politician who served as the Vice President of Argentina from 2011 to 2015. He previously served as Minister of Economy from 2009 to 2011.

  2. Daniel Katz

    Daniel Katz
    Born in
    Argentina Flag Argentina
    Years
    1961-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    architectpolitician
    Biography

    Victor Daniel Katz Jora known as Daniel Katz born in 1961, is an Argentine politician. He is a member of the Argentine Chamber of Deputies. He previously served as high-profile mayor of the city and beach resort of Mar del Plata in Buenos Aires Province.

General info

Alternative names UNMdP
Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata
Founded 1975
Accreditation Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Technology
Academic structure Faculty of Architecture, Urbanism and Design
Faculty of Agricultural Sciences
Faculty of Health Sciences and Social Service
Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences
Faculty of Exact and Natural Sciences
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Humanities
Faculty of Engineering
Faculty of Psychology

Location and Contacts

Address Avenida Juan Bautista Alberdi 2695
Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires, B7600
Argentina
City population 593,000
Phone +54 (223) 492 1705
Fax +54 (223) 492 1707

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