Rafael Landivar University Rankings

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Rank Ranking
#4481 of 14,131 In the World
#316 of 1,756 In Latin America
#4 of 15 In Guatemala
#4 of 14 In Guatemala City
#897 of 1,000 For International Law
#4918 of 5,073 For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Quick Review

Religion
Christian-Catholic
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Website
www.url.edu.gt
Languages
Spanish
Acceptance rate
63%*

* Rafael Landivar University 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.

Publications & Citations

Publications
190
Citations
405

Rafael Landivar University majors

by publication & citation count

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
63 / 135
Environmental Science
31 / 25
Geography and Cartography
24 / 7
Political Science
22 / 17
Demography
18 / 106
Medicine
17 / 78
Biology
17 / 105
Law
15 / 3
Economics
10 / 75
Business
9 / 30
Sociology
8 / 9
International Law
7 / 3
Public Health
7 / 42
Healthcare Management (MHA)
6 / 30
Agricultural Science
5 / 8
Development Studies
4 / 0
Psychology
4 / 2
Computer Science
4 / 39
Chemistry
4 / 89
Philosophy
4 / 0
Gerontology
3 / 5
Gender Studies
3 / 5
Oncology and Cancer research
3 / 26
Human Rights Law
3 / 0
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution
3 / 0
Forestry
3 / 6
Political Economy
3 / 1
Materials Science
3 / 89
Engineering
3 / 89
Physics
3 / 89
Horticulture
3 / 3
Data Science
2 / 25
International Trade
2 / 0
Ecology
2 / 8
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN)
2 / 27
Environmental Management
2 / 5
Public Policy / Administration
2 / 0
Health Science
2 / 6
Art & Design
2 / 0
Agricultural Economics
2 / 71

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
2007 4 1
2008 3 2
2009 7 4
2010 5 8
2011 8 5
2012 14 24
2013 13 30
2014 12 39
2015 19 34
2016 17 25
2017 17 37
2018 14 56
2019 39 41
2020 20 72
2021 12 86

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 +
Técnico Criminology, Educational Psychology, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Respiratory Therapy
Licenciatura Accountancy, Agricultural Engineering, Architecture, Arts and Humanities, Bilingual and Bicultural Education, Business Administration, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Clinical Psychology, Communication Studies, Computer Engineering, Criminology, Economics, Education, Electronic Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Food Technology, Graphic Design, Hotel and Restaurant, Industrial and Organizational Psychology, Industrial Chemistry, Industrial Design, Industrial Engineering, International Relations and Diplomacy, Law, Marketing, Mechanical Engineering, Medicine, Nutrition, Philosophy, Political Sciences, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Respiratory Therapy, Social Sciences, Telecommunications Engineering, Theology
Maestría Advertising and Publicity, Agriculture, Architectural and Environmental Design, Business Administration, Child Care and Development, Commercial Law, Communication Studies, Constitutional Law, Criminology, Development Studies, Economic and Finance Policy, Education of the Socially Disadvantaged, Educational Psychology, Educational Technology, Epidemiology, Finance, Health Administration, Higher Education Teacher Training, Horticulture, Human Resources, Human Rights, Industrial Management, Information Technology, International Business, International Relations and Diplomacy, Literature, Management, Management Systems, Marketing, Mass Communication, Philosophy, Political Sciences, Public Health, Social Sciences, Taxation

Rafael Landivar University alumni

  1. Álvaro Enrique Arzú Irigoyen

    Álvaro Enrique Arzú Irigoyen
    Born in
    Guatemala Flag Guatemala
    Years
    1946-2018 (aged 72)
    Occupations
    politicianentrepreneur
    Biography

    Álvaro Enrique Arzú Yrigoyen was a Guatemalan politician who was the 32nd President of Guatemala from 14 January 1996 until 14 January 2000. He was elected Mayor of Guatemala City on six occasions: in 1982, when he declined taking office because of a coup d'état; in 1986; in 2003, after serving as president; in 2007; in 2011, and in 2015, for a term that would see him die in office.

  2. Óscar Berger

    Óscar Berger
    Born in
    Guatemala Flag Guatemala
    Years
    1946-.. (age 76)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Óscar José Rafael Berger Perdomo is a Guatemalan politician who served as the President of Guatemala from 2004 to 2008.

  3. Sandra Torres

    Sandra Torres
    Born in
    Guatemala Flag Guatemala
    Years
    1955-.. (age 67)
    Enrolled in Rafael Landivar University
    In 2018 studied Magister
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Sandra Julieta Torres Casanova is a Guatemalan politician who was First Lady of Guatemala from 2008 to 2011 and an unsuccessful candidate for president in 2015 and 2019.

  4. César Guillermo Castillo Reyes

    César Guillermo Castillo Reyes
    Born in
    Guatemala Flag Guatemala
    Years
    1966-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    lawyer
    Biography

    César Guillermo Castillo Reyes is a Guatemalan politician and lawyer who is the incumbent Vice President of Guatemala. Castillo graduated as a lawyer from the Universidad de San Carlos de Guatemala in 1998 and then completed a master's degree in human rights at the Rafael Landívar University.

General info

Alternative names URL
Rafael Landívar University
Universidad Rafael Landívar
Founded 1961
Accreditation Consejo de la Enseñanza Privada Superior (CEPS)
Academic structure Faculty of Architecture and Design
Faculty of Environmental and Agricultural Sciences
Faculty of Health Sciences
Faculty of Economics and Business
Faculty of Legal and Social Sciences
Faculty of Political and Social Sciences
Faculty of Humanities
Faculty of Engineering
Faculty of Theology
Affiliations and memberships International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU)

Location and Contacts

Address Vista Hermosa 111, Zona 16
Guatemala City, Guatemala
Guatemala
City population 2,935,000
Phone +502 2426 2626
Fax +502 2426 2522

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