Universities in Peru
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Peru
41 out of 63
  • Universities in Peru
  • Ranked in at least one ranking
14
  • Different Rankings list
  • Universities in Peru
  • (11 institution and 3 subject rankings)
2
  • Global Rankings rank
  • Universities in Peru
  • Among TOP 200
Latest ranking updates related to universities in Peru
  • 25 Oct, 2021: Publication of US News: Best Global Universities. Cayetano Heredia Peruvian University ranked #824.
  • 19 Oct, 2021: THE Emerging Economies University Ranking - Times Higher Education updated with Cayetano Heredia Peruvian University ranked highest among 3 listed universities in Peru.
  • 13 Oct, 2021: Latest THE World University Rankings by Subject - Times Higher Education (Life Sciences) from THE Times Higher Education, UK. 9 universities from Peru appear in this ranking.
  • 23 Sep, 2021: Publication of QS Employability Rankings. Pontifical Catholic University of Peru with highest ranking among universities in Peru ranked #201.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Peru

Archaeology
#51 
Pontifical Catholic University of Peru
Modern Langugages
#98 
Pontifical Catholic University of Peru
Art & Design
#201 
Pontifical Catholic University of Peru
Biological Sciences
#201 
Cayetano Heredia Peruvian University
Clinical Medicine
#201 
Cayetano Heredia Peruvian University
Agriculture & Forestry
#301 
Agrarian National University
Computer Science & Information Systems
#451 
Pontifical Catholic University of Peru
Education
#501 
Pontifical Catholic University of Peru
Engineering
#1001 
Pontifical Catholic University of Peru

Rankings of universities in Peru 2022

#1

Cayetano Heredia Peruvian University

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (473 reviews)
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  • #1 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #2 
  • #651 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #1 
  • #484 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#2

Pontifical Catholic University of Peru

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (3838 reviews)
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  • #2 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #1 
  • #395 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #3 
  • #552 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#3

National Major San Marcos University

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (31 reviews)
  • #3 
  • #1201 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #3 
  • #801 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #4 
  • #553 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]



#4

Peruvian University of Applied Sciences

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (783 reviews)
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  • #5 
  • #1001 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #5 
  • #583 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #2 
  • #301 
QS Employability Rankings
[Published 23 September, 2021]


#5

University of the Pacific

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (1438 reviews)
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  • #7 
  • #1001 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #7 
  • #618 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #7 
  • #3009 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]


#6

Agrarian National University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (657 reviews)
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  • #4 
  • #1001 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #2 
  • #532 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #12 
  • #3644 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]


#7

University of Lima

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (674 reviews)
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  • #6 
  • #1001 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #3 
  • #301 
QS Employability Rankings
[Published 23 September, 2021]
  • #5 
  • #122 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 25 August, 2021]

#8

National University of San Agustín

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (160 reviews)
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  • #8 
  • #645 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #8 
  • #3044 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]
  • #11 
  • #301 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 25 August, 2021]

#9

Continental University

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (213 reviews)
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  • #6 
  • #593 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #6 
  • #2651 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]
  • #22 
  • #6402 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#10

National University of Engineering

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (1611 reviews)
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  • #3 
  • #1732 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]
  • #8 
  • #3472 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#11

National University of Saint Anthony the Abbot in Cuzco

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (946 reviews)
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  • #4 
  • #2367 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]
  • #9 
  • #251 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 25 August, 2021]
  • #10 
  • #4419 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#12

National University of Trujillo

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (532 reviews)
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  • #11 
  • #3372 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]
  • #12 
  • #301 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 25 August, 2021]
  • #12 
  • #380 
StuDocu World University Ranking - Latin America
[Published 06 September, 2021]

#13

Federico Villarreal National University

Student satisfaction: 3.9 / 5.0 (96 reviews)
  • #9 
  • #3173 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]
  • #13 
  • #301 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 25 August, 2021]
  • #21 
  • #5928 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#14

University of the Peruvian Amazonia

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (99 reviews)
  • #10 
  • #3291 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]
  • #6 
  • #310 
StuDocu World University Ranking - Latin America
[Published 06 September, 2021]
  • #13 
  • #4787 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#15

University of Piura

Student satisfaction: 4.8 / 5.0 (2696 reviews)
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  • #8 
  • #161 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 25 August, 2021]
  • #1 
  • #114 
StuDocu World University Ranking - Latin America
[Published 06 September, 2021]
  • #4 
  • #118 
UniRank 4icu - Top Spanish-Speaking Universities
[Published 30 July, 2020]

#16

San Pablo Catholic University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (201 reviews)
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  • #10 
  • #301 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 25 August, 2021]
  • #2 
  • #234 
StuDocu World University Ranking - Latin America
[Published 06 September, 2021]
  • #16 
  • #5288 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#17

Catholic University Los Angeles of Chimbote

Student satisfaction: 3.4 / 5.0 (195 reviews)
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  • #13 
  • #3732 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]
  • #27 
  • #7945 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#18

Private University of the North

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (96 reviews)
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  • #14 
  • #301 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 25 August, 2021]
  • #19 
  • #447 
StuDocu World University Ranking - Latin America
[Published 06 September, 2021]
  • #15 
  • #5095 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#19

Andean University of Cusco

Student satisfaction: 4.0 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
  • #14 
  • #3931 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]
  • #32 
  • #9851 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#20

Jorge Basadre Grohmann National University

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (31 reviews)
  • #15 
  • #4030 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]
  • #25 
  • #7441 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#21

Santiago Antúnez de Mayolo National University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (47 reviews)
  • #3 
  • #266 
StuDocu World University Ranking - Latin America
[Published 06 September, 2021]
  • #37 
  • #11845 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#22

National University of the Altiplano

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (332 reviews)
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  • #15 
  • #351 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 25 August, 2021]
  • #17 
  • #5316 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#23

Union Peruvian University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (725 reviews)
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  • #10 
  • #357 
StuDocu World University Ranking - Latin America
[Published 06 September, 2021]
  • #14 
  • #5029 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#24

National University of Piura

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (301 reviews)
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  • #11 
  • #366 
StuDocu World University Ranking - Latin America
[Published 06 September, 2021]
  • #23 
  • #6600 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#25

César Vallejo University

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (170 reviews)
  • #13 
  • #389 
StuDocu World University Ranking - Latin America
[Published 06 September, 2021]
  • #8 
  • #160 
UniRank 4icu - Top Spanish-Speaking Universities
[Published 30 July, 2020]
  • #19 
  • #5670 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#26

National University Toribio Rodríguez de Mendoza

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (135 reviews)
  • #14 
  • #392 
StuDocu World University Ranking - Latin America
[Published 06 September, 2021]
  • #28 
  • #8237 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#27

Private University of Chiclayo

Student satisfaction: 3.6 / 5.0 (77 reviews)
  • #16 
  • #407 
StuDocu World University Ranking - Latin America
[Published 06 September, 2021]

#28

National University of San Martín

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (140 reviews)
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  • #17 
  • #424 
StuDocu World University Ranking - Latin America
[Published 06 September, 2021]

#29

Enrique Guzmán y Valle National University of Education

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (138 reviews)
  • #18 
  • #435 
StuDocu World University Ranking - Latin America
[Published 06 September, 2021]
  • #29 
  • #8343 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#30

National University of Agriculture of La Selva

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (289 reviews)
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  • #21 
  • #479 
StuDocu World University Ranking - Latin America
[Published 06 September, 2021]

#31

Santo Toribio de Mogrovejo Catholic University

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (309 reviews)
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  • #23 
  • #499 
StuDocu World University Ranking - Latin America
[Published 06 September, 2021]

#32

Antenor Orrego Private University

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (457 reviews)
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  • #18 
  • #5488 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#33

Santa María Catholic University

Student satisfaction: 4.0 / 5.0 (599 reviews)
  • #20 
  • #5786 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#34

Saint John the Baptist Private University

Student satisfaction: 3.8 / 5.0 (116 reviews)
  • #24 
  • #7235 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#35

National University of Callao

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (430 reviews)
  • #26 
  • #7856 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#36

San Cristóbal of Huamanga National University

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (88 reviews)
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  • #30 
  • #8820 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#37

Antonio Ruiz de Montoya University

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (181 reviews)
  • #31 
  • #8975 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#38

National University of Santa

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (179 reviews)
  • #33 
  • #10665 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#39

National University of Central Peru

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (557 reviews)
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  • #34 
  • #11466 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#40

National University Micaela Bastidas of Apurimac

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (33 reviews)
  • #35 
  • #11505 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#41

Hermilio Valdizán National University

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (280 reviews)
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  • #36 
  • #11513 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#42

Marcelino Champagnat University

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (271 reviews)

#43

Women's University of the Sacred Heart

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (186 reviews)

#44

National University of Tumbes

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (82 reviews)
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#45

Private University of Tacna

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (104 reviews)

#46

National University of Cajamarca

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (216 reviews)

#47

Pedro Ruíz Gallo National University

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (226 reviews)

#48

Catholic University of Trujillo

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (99 reviews)

#49

San Luis Gonzaga National University

Student satisfaction: 4.0 / 5.0 (131 reviews)
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#50

Los Andes Peruvian University

Student satisfaction: 4.0 / 5.0 (149 reviews)
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#51

Daniel Alcides Carrión National University

Student satisfaction: 3.9 / 5.0 (26 reviews)

#52

Peruvian University of Sciences and Information Technology

Student satisfaction: 3.7 / 5.0 (55 reviews)
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#53

Néstor Cáceres Velásquez Andean University

Student satisfaction: 3.5 / 5.0 (178 reviews)
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#54

Inca Garcilaso de la Vega University

Student satisfaction: 3.0 / 5.0 (58 reviews)

#55

José Faustino Sánchez Carrión National University

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#56

Amazon National University of Mother of God

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#57

Scientific University of the South


#58

National University of Moquegua


#59

Norbert Wiener University


#60

Ricardo Palma University


#61

Saint Ignatius of Loyola University


#62

University of San Martin de Porres


#63

ESAN University


Peru Key Facts for International Students

Time: GMT -5

Telephone country code: +51

  • Largest cities in Peru:
  • 1. Lima: 7,700,000
  • 2. Arequipa: 840,000
  • 3. Callao: 815,000
  • 4. Trujillo: 750,000
  • 5. Chiclayo: 575,000

Map with location of universities in Peru

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Cayetano Heredia Peruvian University ranks #1 in Peru in our meta ranking composed of 102 university rankings.

Among all universities in Peru Pontifical Catholic University of Peru is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 20 rankings where Pontifical Catholic University of Peru is listed.

Pontifical Catholic University of Peru is ranked best in Peru for Social Studies & Humanities (Archaeology). See all rankings for the Pontifical Catholic University of Peru.

Pontifical Catholic University of Peru is ranked best in Peru for Languages & Literature (Modern Langugages). See all rankings for the Pontifical Catholic University of Peru.

Pontifical Catholic University of Peru is ranked best in Peru for Arts Visual & Performing (Art & Design). See all rankings for the Pontifical Catholic University of Peru.

Cayetano Heredia Peruvian University is ranked best in Peru for Natural Sciences (Biological Sciences). See all rankings for the Cayetano Heredia Peruvian University.

Cayetano Heredia Peruvian University is ranked best in Peru for Medicine & Health (Clinical Medicine). See all rankings for the Cayetano Heredia Peruvian University.

Agrarian National University is ranked best in Peru for Agriculture (Agriculture & Forestry). See all rankings for the Agrarian National University.

Pontifical Catholic University of Peru is ranked best in Peru for Computer Science (Computer Science & Information Systems). See all rankings for the Pontifical Catholic University of Peru.

Pontifical Catholic University of Peru is ranked best in Peru for Education (Education). See all rankings for the Pontifical Catholic University of Peru.

Pontifical Catholic University of Peru is ranked best in Peru for Engineering (Engineering). See all rankings for the Pontifical Catholic University of Peru.

Ranking publishers

4icu

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British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK

Criteria used in ranking -QS World University Rankings:
Academic Reputation 40%
Employer Reputation 10%
Faculty/Student Ratio 20%
Citations per faculty 20%
International Faculty Ratio 5%
International Student Ratio 5%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS Employability Rankings:
Employer reputation 30%
Alumni outcomes 25%
Partnerships with Employers per Faculty 25%
Employer/Student Connections 10%
Graduate employment rate 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS University Rankings: Latin America:
Academic Reputation 30%
Employer Reputation 20%
Faculty to Student Ratio 10%
Staff with PhD 10%
International research network 10%
Citations per Paper 10%

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CWUR Center for World University Rankings

Criteria used in ranking -CWUR Center for World University Rankings:
Research Performance 40%
Quality of Education 25%
Alumni Employment 25%
Quality of Faculty 10%

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Nature Index

Criteria used in ranking -Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions:
Article count (AC)
Fractional count (FC)
Weighted fractional count (WFC)

Scimago Institutions

Criteria used in ranking -Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities:
Research 50%
Innovation 30%
Societal 20%

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StuDocu

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THE Times Higher Education, UK

Criteria used in ranking -THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE Emerging Economies University Ranking - Times Higher Education:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 20%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 10%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE Latin America Rankings:
Teaching (the learning environment) 36%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 34%
Citations (research influence) 20%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Us News

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Webometrics

Criteria used in ranking -Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities:
Visibility 50%
Excellence 35%
Transparency 10%
Presence 5%

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