University of La Serena Rankings

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In the World#3297 of 14178
In Latin America#274 of 1756
In Chile#24 of 60
In La Serena#1 of 1

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Enrollment
7,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Website
userena.cl
Languages
Spanish

Publications & Citations

Publications
2,501
Citations
47,140

University of La Serena majors

by publication count

Physics
493
Biology
372
Chemistry
261
Geography
182
Mathematics
153
Art
93
Philosophy
93
Environmental science
93
Geology
77
Psychology
67
Materials science
60
Sociology
50
Medicine
41
Political science
31
Computer science
19
Business
13
Engineering
13
Economics
5

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Philosophy512513
Geography7763,182
Physics84712,993
Art111165
Geology12631,322
Environmental science13052,425
Biology16809,183
Chemistry18287,510
Mathematics22701,186
Political science2338106
Sociology2629133
Psychology2830764
Business2890207
Economics3036126
Materials science3354472
Engineering395292
Computer science4040232
Medicine4492174

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19902414
1991187
19921115
19931336
1994528
1995359
1996442
1997661
19981470
199920128
200016131
200117172
200221185
200320240
200426280
200526260
200650387
200749408
200856474
200965614
2010107970
20111121285
20121481834
20131282206
20141482535
20151332666
20161783243
20171903826
20182134965
20192096600
20202237291

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (Licenciade Educación Media) and entrance examination: Academic Aptitude Test
Academic CalendarMarch to December (March - July; August-December)
Enrollment7,500
Full time employee750
Student:staff ratio10:1

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+
LicenciaturaEducation, Engineering, Journalism, Nursing, Psychology
Título ProfesionalArchitecture, Education, Engineering, Journalism, Nursing
MagisterBusiness and Commerce, Education, Latin American Studies, Mining Engineering, Psychology
DoctoradoEducation

General info

Alternative namesUSERENA
Universidad de La Serena
Founded1981
WikipediaUniversity of La Serena
AccreditationNational Accreditation Commission (CNA)
MottoTu Universidad Estatal en la Región Coquimbo
Your State University in the Coquimbo Region

Location and Contacts

AddressAvenida Raúl Bitran s/n
La Serena, Coquimbo, 1700000
Chile
City population195,000
Phone+56 (51) 204 000
Fax+56 (51) 204 310

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