University of the Andes Rankings

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In the World#827 of 14178
In Latin America#50 of 1756
In Venezuela#1 of 51
In Merida#1 of 1

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
35%
Enrollment
42,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
ula.ve
Languages
Spanish

Publications & Citations

Publications
2,170
Citations
17,956

University of the Andes majors

by publication count

Biology
292
Geography
213
Physics
179
Medicine
164
Chemistry
156
Art
150
Philosophy
132
Political science
112
Computer science
88
Materials science
76
Mathematics
75
Engineering
70
Sociology
65
Psychology
64
Economics
55
Business
32
Geology
19
Environmental science
15
History
10

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Philosophy892155
Art921106
Geography1428886
Economics15121,258
Political science1713261
Medicine19823,728
Environmental science2093775
Physics2106882
Biology22524,172
Sociology2394180
Geology2430160
Engineering2699426
Business2738256
Psychology2763828
Materials science2882930
Computer science3053715
Chemistry31521,282
History32702
Mathematics3636215

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199015
199174
1992913
1993516
1994919
19951044
19961750
19972589
199832114
199930157
200047192
200167217
200269253
200391245
200466298
2005119324
2006129367
2007124462
2008125585
2009138595
2010137749
2011138859
20121001060
20131111186
2014811163
2015881161
2016691123
2017761156
2018611252
2019561514
2020431888

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate35%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (bachillerato) and entrance examination
Academic CalendarJanuary to December (January - June; July-December)
Enrollment42,500
Full time employee3,250
Student:staff ratio13:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$1,750
International students$500$3,750

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, Administration, Architecture, Arts and Humanities, Biological and Life Sciences, Biology, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Dentistry, Dietetics, Economics, Education, Electrical Engineering, Forestry, Geography, Geology, History, Law, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Medicine, Nursing, Nutrition, Pharmacy, Physics, Political Sciences, Statistics, Surgery
EspecializaciónAccountancy, Administrative Law, Analytical Chemistry, Applied Chemistry, Applied Mathematics, Architecture, Architecture and Planning, Automation and Control Engineering, Banking, Biomedical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Computer Engineering, Criminal Law, Dentistry, Dietetics, Ecology, Economics, Education, Educational Administration, Educational Testing and Evaluation, Electronic Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Ethnology, Fiscal Law, Gastroenterology, Health Education, History, Human Resources, Industrial Engineering, Journalism, Labour Law, Law, Literacy Education, Mathematics Education, Modern Languages, Multimedia, Music, Organic Chemistry, Orthodontics, Physical Education, Political Sciences, Road Engineering, Rural Planning, Rural Studies, Safety Engineering, Sanitary Engineering, Taxation, Town Planning
MaestríaAccountancy, Analytical Chemistry, Applied Chemistry, Applied Mathematics, Architecture, Architecture and Planning, Banking, Biology, Biotechnology, Cell Biology, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Education, Criminal Law, Criminology, Economics, Education, Educational Testing and Evaluation, Electrical Engineering, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Ethnology, Finance, Forest Management, Forest Products, Forestry, Geography, Health Sciences, Hydraulic Engineering, Irrigation, Law, Linguistics, Literacy Education, Literature, Management, Marketing, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Mathematics Education, Mechanical Engineering, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Natural Resources, Organic Chemistry, Parasitology, Philosophy, Physics, Political Sciences, Road Engineering, Rural Studies, Statistics, Taxation, Telecommunications Engineering, Town Planning, Urban Studies, Water Management
DoctoradoAccountancy, Analytical Chemistry, Anthropology, Applied Mathematics, Arts and Humanities, Automation and Control Engineering, Biotechnology, Cell Biology, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Education, Ecology, Education, Engineering, Foreign Languages Education, French, Hydraulic Engineering, Latin American Studies, Linguistics, Mathematics, Modern Languages, Nursing, Organic Chemistry, Pedagogy, Philosophy, Physics, Statistics, Thermal Engineering

General info

Alternative namesULA
Universidad de Los Andes
Founded1810
WikipediaUniversity of the Andes (Venezuela)
AccreditationMinisterio del Poder Popular para Educación Universitaria, Ciencia y Tecnología, Venezuela
MottoInitium Sapientiae Timor Domini
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom
Colorsblue, white

Location and Contacts

AddressAvenida 3 - Edificio del Rectorado
Merida, Merida, 5101
Venezuela
City population200,000
Phone+58 (274) 240 1111
Fax+58 (274) 240 1111

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