University of the Andes, Chile Rankings

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Rank Ranking
#3623 of 14,131 In the World
#249 of 1,756 In Latin America
#27 of 60 In Chile
#9 of 31 In Santiago
#866 of 1,052 For Philosophy
#2351 of 2,495 For Political Science
#3600 of 5,073 For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Quick Review

Religion
Christian-Catholic
Enrollment
12,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
www.uandes.cl
Languages
Spanish
Acceptance rate
77%*

* The University of the Andes, Chile 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 (Licencia de Educación Media) and national entrance examination (PSU)
Academic CalendarSemesters
Enrollment12,500
Full time employee1,750
Student:staff ratio7:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
865
Citations
4,737

University of the Andes, Chile majors

by publication & citation count

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
193 / 423
Medicine
167 / 2,070
Business
70 / 435
Engineering
63 / 1,033
Economics
59 / 363
Philosophy
58 / 76
Political Science
57 / 37
Mathematics
46 / 122
Psychology
42 / 476
Biology
41 / 796
Computer Science
35 / 447
Chemistry
28 / 304
Sociology
27 / 20
Demography
26 / 228
Environmental Science
26 / 255
Art & Design
22 / 124
Law
21 / 13
Surgery
21 / 340
Investment Banking and Stock trading
19 / 266
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN)
18 / 30
Physics
18 / 112
Geography and Cartography
16 / 19
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics
16 / 36
Health Science
15 / 268
Pediatrics
15 / 175
Finance
13 / 32
Math Teachers
13 / 26
Materials Science
12 / 25
Psychiatry
12 / 366
Public Health
11 / 105
Automation and Control engineering
11 / 60
Immunology
11 / 458
Nursing
11 / 29
Audiology
10 / 36
Actuarial Science
9 / 23
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
9 / 14
Creative Writing
8 / 7
Oncology and Cancer research
8 / 78
Child Psychology
8 / 38
Healthcare Management (MHA)
8 / 5

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1998 2 1
1999 2 4
2000 3 1
2001 3 0
2002 6 1
2003 12 3
2004 15 13
2005 8 20
2006 12 18
2007 21 35
2008 15 62
2009 31 60
2010 55 83
2011 46 144
2012 63 142
2013 75 189
2014 46 308
2015 60 336
2016 58 376
2017 88 397
2018 74 538
2019 99 678
2020 110 856
2021 140 1276

Tuition

The University of the Andes, Chile has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

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 +
Bachiller Mathematics and Computer Science, Natural Sciences
Licenciatura Business Administration, Dentistry, Education, Engineering, Journalism, Medicine, Psychology, Religious Studies
Post-título/Diploma Dentistry, Medicine
Magister Commercial Law, Communication Arts, Dentistry, Educational Administration, Educational Psychology, Engineering, Engineering Management, English, Epidemiology, Family Studies, Fiscal Law, Health Administration, Heritage Preservation, History, Law, Mathematics Education, Nursing, Philosophy, Psychology, Transport Engineering
Doctorado Biomedicine, Communication Studies, Engineering, History, Law, Philosophy

Notable alumni

  1. Lorenza Izzo

    Lorenza Izzo
    Born in
    Chile Flag Chile
    Years
    1989-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    actormodel
    Biography

    Lorenza Francesca Izzo Parsons is a Chilean actress and model. She has appeared in films, including Aftershock (2012), The Green Inferno (2013), Knock, Knock (2015), and Quentin Tarantino's Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (2019).

  2. María Luisa Godoy Ibañez

    María Luisa Godoy Ibañez
    Born in
    Chile Flag Chile
    Years
    1980-.. (age 42)
    Occupations
    television presenterjournalist
    Biography

    María Luisa Godoy Ibáñez is a Chilean journalist and television presenter. She is currently the host of the TVN program Muy buenos días.

  3. Catalina Edwards

    Catalina Edwards
    Born in
    Chile Flag Chile
    Years
    1976-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    journalist
    Biography

    Catalina Edwards is a Chilean journalist. She is currently a news anchor on Ahora Noticias and a panelist on Mucho Gusto, both television shows on the Mega channel.

  4. Raúl Figueroa

    Raúl Figueroa
    Born in
    Chile Flag Chile
    Years
    1975-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Raúl Eugenio Figueroa Salas is a Chilean politician and lawyer.

  5. Teresa Marinovic

    Teresa Marinovic
    Born in
    Chile Flag Chile
    Years
    1973-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Teresa Margarita Natalia Marinovic Vial is a Chilean, columnist and politician of conservative-libertarian ideology who serves as member of the Constitutional Convention. She is known for her outspoken personality and confrontational approach to politics.

  6. Felipe Ward

    Felipe Ward
    Born in
    Chile Flag Chile
    Years
    1972-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Felipe Andrés Ward Edwards is a Chilean politician and lawyer, militant from Unión Demócrata Independiente (UDI). Since 4 June 2020, he has served as Minister of Housing & Urbanism during the second government of Sebastián Piñera (2018–2022).

  7. Guillermo Amoedo

    Guillermo Amoedo
    Born in
    Uruguay Flag Uruguay
    Years
    1983-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    screenwriterfilm producerfilm director
    Biography

    Guillermo Amoedo Schultze is a Uruguayan director and screenwriter, working in Santiago, Chile since 2007.

General info

Alternative names UANDES
Universidad de los Andes, Chile
Founded 1989
Accreditation National Accreditation Commission (CNA)
Motto Ir Por Más
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Location and Contacts

Address Avenida San Carlos de Apoquindo Nº 2200
Santiago, Region Metropolitana de Santiago, 7620001
Chile
City population 6,258,000
Phone +56 (2) 412 9000
Fax +56 (2) 214 1749

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