University of Atacama Rankings

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In the World#4702 of 14178
In Latin America#422 of 1756
In Chile#37 of 60
In Copiapo#1 of 1

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Enrollment
6,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Website
www.uda.cl
Languages
Spanish

Publications & Citations

Publications
939
Citations
7,526

University of Atacama majors

by publication count

Physics
128
Geology
81
Materials science
77
Mathematics
76
Computer science
58
Political science
47
Biology
45
Chemistry
43
Philosophy
43
Psychology
39
Geography
32
Sociology
30
Environmental science
29
Medicine
21
Art
18
Engineering
16
Business
3
Economics
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Geology13791,037
Philosophy138441
Art162021
Physics19001,269
Mathematics23541,075
Psychology2672917
Materials science3313505
Sociology352334
Environmental science3607113
Computer science4055229
Chemistry4085387
Political science413210
Geography417924
Engineering461931
Biology4826150
Medicine510471
Business60121

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199007
199102
199214
199309
199404
199502
199622
199703
199834
199914
200024
200125
2002312
200325
2004312
2005425
2006235
2007656
2008580
20092386
201020137
201138175
201229194
201331330
201433303
201544394
201675372
2017100511
2018126670
2019145997
20201281483

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (Licencia de Educación Media) and entrance examination
Academic CalendarMarch to December (March - June; August-December)
Enrollment6,500
Full time employee350
Student:staff ratio19:1

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+
Título ProfesionalEngineering, Geology, Law
MagisterComputer Engineering, Computer Science, Law, Metallurgical Engineering

General info

Alternative namesUdA
Universidad de Atacama
Founded1857
WikipediaUniversity of Atacama
AccreditationNational Accreditation Commission (CNA)

Location and Contacts

AddressAvenida Copayapu Nº 485
Copiapó, Atacama, 1530000
Chile
City population151,000
Phone+56 (52) 206 500
Fax+56 (52) 206 504

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