University of Panama Rankings

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In the World#3222 of 14178
In Latin America#265 of 1756
In Panama#1 of 22
In Panama City#1 of 19

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
5%
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Website
up.ac.pa
Languages
Spanish

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,903
Citations
19,385

University of Panama majors

by publication count

Biology
532
Geography
234
Medicine
205
Chemistry
155
Art
92
Political science
77
Philosophy
68
Psychology
39
Environmental science
29
Materials science
26
Computer science
26
Sociology
24
Business
20
Geology
20
Mathematics
17
Physics
17
Engineering
9
History
8
Economics
6

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Philosophy155728
Art157323
Biology159610,713
Geography1695616
Medicine19933,678
Political science2228124
Geology2313193
Environmental science2352560
History25566
Chemistry28181,888
Sociology309168
Physics3384127
Business374370
Economics409124
Materials science4200133
Psychology4376118
Engineering441044
Mathematics500529
Computer science514653

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19901435
19911451
19921555
19931962
1994988
19951696
199616109
199735127
199831160
199930149
200042201
200125226
200255261
200385369
200452337
200536486
200631534
200752535
200843628
200947847
201065798
2011641000
2012671102
2013701158
2014841337
2015911169
2016981236
20171781291
20181631093
2019981357
2020941513

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate5%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (bachillerato) or recognized equivalent
Academic CalendarApril to January (April - September; September-January)

Tuition

Local studetns24,50 per semester (PAB)

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+
LicenciaturaAccountancy, Advertising and Publicity, Agricultural Business, Agricultural Engineering, Air Transport, Animal Husbandry, Anthropology, Architecture, Archiving, Banking, Biology, Business Administration, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Cinema and Television, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Cooking and Catering, Dentistry, Dietetics, E- Business/Commerce, Economics, Educational Administration, Educational and Student Counselling, Educational Psychology, Educational Research, Educational Testing and Evaluation, Electronic Engineering, Environmental Management, Ethics, Family Studies, Fashion Design, Finance, Fine Arts, French, Geography, Geography (Human), Geological Engineering, Graphic Design, History, Human Resources, Industrial Chemistry, Industrial Engineering, Information Sciences, Insurance, Interior Design, International Business, International Relations, Journalism, Law, Library Science, Literacy Education, Marketing, Mass Communication, Mathematics, Medical Technology, Medicine, Meteorology, Nursing, Nutrition, Occupational Health, Philosophy, Physical Education, Physics, Political Sciences, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Psychology, Public Administration, Public Relations, Radio and Television Broadcasting, Safety Engineering, Science Education, Secretarial Studies, Social and Community Services, Social Work, Sociology, Spanish, Statistics, Telecommunications Engineering, Tourism, Transport Management, Tropical Agriculture, Veterinary Science
EspecializaciónApplied Linguistics, Development Studies, Educational Technology, English, Gender Studies, Higher Education Teacher Training, Information Technology, Linguistics, Native Language Education, Translation and Interpretation
MaestríaAccountancy, Actuarial Science, Administrative Law, Advertising and Publicity, Agriculture, Applied Linguistics, Architectural Restoration, Banking, Biological and Life Sciences, Biomedicine, Business Administration, Chemistry, Cinema and Television, Civil Law, Clinical Psychology, Commercial Law, Communication Studies, Computer Engineering, Computer Networks, Criminal Law, Dance, Design, Development Studies, Economics, Educational Administration, Educational and Student Counselling, Educational Psychology, Educational Research, Educational Technology, Educational Testing and Evaluation, English, Environmental Studies, Family Studies, Forensic Medicine and Dentistry, Gender Studies, Geography (Human), Heritage Preservation, Higher Education Teacher Training, History, Hotel Management, Industrial and Organizational Psychology, Information Technology, Journalism, Labour Law, Law, Linguistics, Maritime Law, Mathematics, Medicine, Microbiology, Music, Native Language Education, Oncology, Operations Research, Pedagogy, Pharmacy, Physics, Plant and Crop Protection, Political Sciences, Private Law, Public Health, Radio and Television Broadcasting, Real Estate, Science Education, Small Business, Social and Community Services, Statistics, Theatre, Tourism, Translation and Interpretation, Visual Arts
DoctoradoArts and Humanities, Civil Law, Education, Labour Law, Law, Social Sciences

General info

Alternative namesUP
University of Panamá
Universidad de Panamá
Founded1935
WikipediaUniversity of Panama
AccreditationConsejo Nacional de Evaluacion y Acreditacion Universitaria de Panama
MottoTowards the light
Academic structureFaculty of Public Administration
Faculty of Business Administration
Faculty of Architecture
Faculty of Fine Arts
Faculty of Agricultural Sciences
Faculty of Education
Faculty of Natural Sciences and Technology
Faculty of Communications
Faculty of Law and Political Sciences
Faculty of Economics
Faculty of Nursing
Faculty of Pharmacy
Faculty of Humanities
Faculty of Computer Science, Electronics and Communication
Faculty of Medicine
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
Faculty of Odontology
Faculty of Psychology
Faculty of Graphic Design

Location and Contacts

AddressCiudad Universitaria
Panama City, Panama
Panama
City population881,000
Phone+507 223 0654
Fax+507 264 3733

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