University of the Republic Rankings

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In the World#2812 of 14178
In Latin America#222 of 1756
In Uruguay#3 of 16
In Montevideo#3 of 14

Quick Review

Enrollment
45,000
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
Spanish

Publications & Citations

Publications
3,345
Citations
37,602

University of the Republic majors

by publication count

Medicine
440
Biology
416
Computer science
301
Political science
270
Chemistry
266
Mathematics
163
Geography
142
Philosophy
130
Art
127
Sociology
125
Psychology
106
Economics
92
Physics
84
Engineering
61
Environmental science
57
Materials science
55
Business
49
Geology
26
History
8

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Philosophy858174
Art99988
Environmental science12462,622
Political science1355473
Medicine138310,208
Sociology1597646
Geography1658649
Economics1661985
Mathematics18892,018
Biology19556,154
Computer science20422,368
Business2066586
Geology2083279
Physics2084919
Chemistry21824,533
Psychology25681,052
Engineering2965305
Materials science3427426

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199014
199128
199236
1993515
1994533
1995270
1996577
1997688
19987112
199923110
200017133
200113185
200222177
200338216
200429305
200550292
200654400
200773440
200894647
2009112760
2010112988
20111811284
20122141507
20132271743
20142192060
20152432246
20162462467
20172573822
20183284377
20192944881
20202755050

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (bachillerato)
Academic CalendarMarch to December
Enrollment45,000
Full time employee5,000
Student:staff ratio9:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$500$500
International students$500$500

University of the Republic has on-campus housing.

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, Agriculture, Anthropology, Architecture, Arts and Humanities, Astronomy and Space Science, Biology, Chemistry, Economics, Education, Engineering, Geography, Geology, History, Library Science, Linguistics, Literature, Marine Science and Oceanography, Mathematics, Meteorology, Music, Musicology, Philosophy, Physics, Psychology, Singing, Social Work, Sociology
EspecializaciónArchitecture, Business Administration, Computer Science, Design, Economics, Geography, Gerontology, Landscape Architecture, Medicine, Mining Engineering, Physics, Political Sciences, Social and Community Services, Social Sciences
MaestríaAgronomy, Animal Husbandry, Anthropology, Bioengineering, Biology, Biomedicine, Biotechnology, Dentistry, Environmental Studies, Food Technology, Latin American Studies, Public Health, Soil Science, Taxation, Water Science
DoctoradoAdministration, Agriculture, Anthropology, Architecture, Biology, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Demography and Population, Dentistry, Economic History, Economics, Law, Medicine, Pharmacy, Political Sciences, Social Sciences, Sociology, Veterinary Science

General info

Alternative namesUDELAR
Universidad de la República
Founded1833
WikipediaUniversity of the Republic (Uruguay)
AccreditationMinisterio de Educación y Cultura, Uruguay
Academic structureFaculty of Agronomy
Faculty of Architecture
Faculty of Arts
Faculty of Chemistry
Faculty of Economic Science and Administration
Faculty of Engineering
Faculty of Humanities and Education Science
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Medicine
Faculty of Nursing
Faculty of Odontology
Faculty of Psychology
Faculty of Science
Faculty of Social Science
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
Faculty of Information and Communication
Regional University Center East
Regional University Center North Coast
Regional University Center Northeast
Affiliations and membershipsAsociación de Universidades Grupo Montevídeo (AUGM)
Unión de Universidades de América Latina y el Caribe (UDUAL)
Asociación Universitaria Iberoamericana de Postgrado (AUIP)
Red de Macrouniversidades de América Latina y el Caribe (Red Macro)

Location and Contacts

AddressAvenida 18 de Julio 1824
Montevideo, Montevideo, 11200
Uruguay
City population1,319,000
Phone+598 (2) 400 9201
Fax+598 (2) 408 0303

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