Universities in Uruguay
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Uruguay
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  • Universities in Uruguay
  • Ranked in at least one ranking
12
  • Different Rankings list
  • Universities in Uruguay
  • (9 institution and 3 subject rankings)
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  • Global Rankings rank
  • Universities in Uruguay
  • Among TOP 200
Latest ranking updates related to universities in Uruguay
  • 15 Dec, 2021: Latest URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance from Urap . in position #734.
  • 25 Oct, 2021: New edition of US News: Best Global Universities. in position #748.
  • 20 Oct, 2021: Publication of NTU by Subject (Chemical Engineering). University of the Republic with highest ranking among universities in Uruguay ranked #273.
  • 25 Aug, 2021: British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK published most recent results of QS University Rankings: Latin America. Includes 4 universities from Uruguay.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Uruguay

Public Health
#101 
University of the Republic
Agriculture & Forestry
#201 
University of the Republic
Mathematics
#301 
University of the Republic
Psychology
#401 
University of the Republic
Biotechnology
#401 
University of the Republic
Biological Sciences
#601 
University of the Republic

Rankings of universities in Uruguay 2022

#1

University of the Republic

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (353 reviews)
  • #3 
  • #751 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #1 
  • #497 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #1 
  • #748 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 25 October, 2021]


#2

Universidad de Montevideo

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (100 reviews)
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  • #1 
  • #469 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #2 
  • #79 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 25 August, 2021]
  • #1 
  • #71 
QS 50 under 50
[Published 24 June, 2020]

#3

ORT Uruguay University

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (242 reviews)
  • #2 
  • #471 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #3 
  • #85 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 25 August, 2021]
  • #1 
  • #101 
THE Latin America Rankings
[Published 06 July, 2021]


#4

Catholic University of Uruguay

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (211 reviews)
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  • #4 
  • #801 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #4 
  • #91 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 25 August, 2021]
  • #2 
  • #3381 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#5

Autonomous University of the South

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (54 reviews)

#6

University of Enterprise

Student satisfaction: 1.8 / 5.0 (112 reviews)
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Uruguay Key Facts for International Students

Time: GMT -3

Telephone country code: +598

  • Largest cities in Uruguay:
  • 1. Montevideo: 1,300,000
  • 2. Salto: 100,000
  • 3. Paysandu: 75,000
  • 4. Las Piedras: 70,000
  • 5. Rivera: 65,000

Map with location of universities in Uruguay

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University of the Republic ranks #1 in Uruguay in our meta ranking composed of 102 university rankings.

Among all universities in Uruguay University of the Republic is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 12 rankings where University of the Republic is listed.

University of the Republic is ranked best in Uruguay for Medicine & Health (Public Health). See all rankings for the University of the Republic.

University of the Republic is ranked best in Uruguay for Agriculture (Agriculture & Forestry). See all rankings for the University of the Republic.

University of the Republic is ranked best in Uruguay for Mathematics (Mathematics). See all rankings for the University of the Republic.

University of the Republic is ranked best in Uruguay for Social Studies & Humanities (Psychology). See all rankings for the University of the Republic.

University of the Republic is ranked best in Uruguay for Engineering (Biotechnology). See all rankings for the University of the Republic.

University of the Republic is ranked best in Uruguay for Natural Sciences (Biological Sciences). See all rankings for the University of the Republic.

Ranking publishers

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 50 under 50:
Based on the QS World University rankings methodology, the top 50 universities that are under 50 years old.

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 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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Centre for Science and Technology Studies, Leiden University, Netherlands

Criteria used in ranking -CWTS Leiden Ranking:
Academic research publication

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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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THE Times Higher Education, UK

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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Urap

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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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