Universities in Venezuela
- Rankings & Reviews -

Venezuela
16 out of 39
  • Universities in Venezuela
  • Ranked in at least one ranking
10
  • Different Rankings list
  • Universities in Venezuela
  • (8 institution and 2 subject rankings)
3
  • Global Rankings rank
  • Universities in Venezuela
  • Among TOP 200
Latest ranking updates related to universities in Venezuela
  • 13 Oct, 2021: New edition of THE World University Rankings by Subject - Times Higher Education (Computer Science). in position #1001.
  • 23 Sep, 2021: British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK published most recent results of QS Employability Rankings. Includes 3 universities from Venezuela.
  • 02 Sep, 2021: Publication of THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education. University of the Andes ranked #1201.
  • 25 Aug, 2021: Latest QS University Rankings: Latin America from British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK. 7 universities from Venezuela appear in this ranking.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Venezuela

Development Studies
#46 
University of the Andes
Modern Langugages
#93 
University of the Andes
Engineering - Civil & Structural
#101 
University of the Andes
Art & Design
#101 
University of the Andes
Computer Science & Information Systems
#201 
University of the Andes
Environmental Sciences
#251 
University of the Andes
Mathematics
#301 
University of the Andes
Medicine
#351 
University of the Andes

Rankings of universities in Venezuela 2022

#1

University of the Andes

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (10 reviews)
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  • #1 
  • #1201 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #4 
  • #801 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #2 
  • #546 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#2

Central University of Venezuela

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (220 reviews)
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  • #1 
  • #701 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #1 
  • #541 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #3 
  • #301 
QS Employability Rankings
[Published 23 September, 2021]

#3

Simón Bolívar University

Student satisfaction: 4.8 / 5.0 (170 reviews)
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  • #3 
  • #801 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #4 
  • #576 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #3 
  • #3559 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]


#4

Andres Bello Catholic University

Student satisfaction: 4.9 / 5.0 (1097 reviews)
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  • #2 
  • #801 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #2 
  • #301 
QS Employability Rankings
[Published 23 September, 2021]
  • #4 
  • #76 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 25 August, 2021]

#5

University of Zulia

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (140 reviews)
  • #3 
  • #568 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #4 
  • #4067 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]
  • #5 
  • #147 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 25 August, 2021]

#6

University of Carabobo

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (16 reviews)
  • #6 
  • #151 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 25 August, 2021]
  • #4 
  • #173 
UniRank 4icu - Top Spanish-Speaking Universities
[Published 30 July, 2020]
  • #4 
  • #3257 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#7

Lisandro Alvarado Central Western University

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (18 reviews)
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  • #5 
  • #4247 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]
  • #5 
  • #3806 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#8

Rafael Belloso Chacín University

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (187 reviews)
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  • #7 
  • #401 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 25 August, 2021]
  • #13 
  • #7695 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#9

National Experimental University of Táchira

Student satisfaction: 4.8 / 5.0 (98 reviews)
  • #8 
  • #4823 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#10

National Experimental University of the Western Plains

Student satisfaction: 4.0 / 5.0 (33 reviews)
  • #9 
  • #5185 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#11

University Metropolitana

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (72 reviews)
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  • #10 
  • #5541 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#12

Antonio José de Sucre National Experimental Polytechnic University

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (50 reviews)
  • #11 
  • #5998 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#13

Libertador Experimental Pedagogical University

Student satisfaction: 3.4 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
  • #14 
  • #7906 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#14

National Experimental University of Guayana, Puerto Ordaz

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (21 reviews)
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  • #15 
  • #8539 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#15

Monteávila University

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (26 reviews)
  • #16 
  • #10797 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#16

New Sparta University

Student satisfaction: 3.8 / 5.0 (28 reviews)
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  • #17 
  • #11950 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#17

Santa Rosa Catholic University

Student satisfaction: 4.8 / 5.0 (34 reviews)
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#18

Catholic University of Táchira

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (54 reviews)
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#19

Margarita University

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (35 reviews)

#20

University of Santa María

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (123 reviews)

#21

Cecilio Acosta Catholic University

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (185 reviews)
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#22

Rafael María Baralt National Experimental University

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (7 reviews)
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#23

Alonso de Ojeda University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (64 reviews)

#24

Simón Rodriguez National Experimental University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (4 reviews)

#25

José Antonio Páez University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (122 reviews)
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#26

Alejandro de Humboldt University

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (30 reviews)

#27

Bicentenary University of Aragua

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (49 reviews)
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#28

Rafael Urdaneta University

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (72 reviews)
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#29

National Experimental University of the Central Plains

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (44 reviews)

#30

Panamerican University of Puerto

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
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#31

Dr. José Gregorio Hernández University

Student satisfaction: 3.9 / 5.0 (30 reviews)

#32

Bolivarian University of Venezuela

Student satisfaction: 3.7 / 5.0 (15 reviews)
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#33

Yacambu University

Student satisfaction: 3.6 / 5.0 (12 reviews)

#34

José María Vargas University

Student satisfaction: 3.1 / 5.0 (39 reviews)
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#35

Valle del Momboy University


#36

Francisco de Miranda National Experimental University

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#37

National Experimental University of Sur del Lago


#38

National Experimental University of Yaracuy

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#39

Gran Mariscal de Ayacucho University


Venezuela Key Facts for International Students

Time: GMT -4

Telephone country code: +58

  • Largest cities in Venezuela:
  • 1. Caracas: 3,000,000
  • 2. Maracaibo: 2,200,000
  • 3. Maracay: 1,750,000
  • 4. Valencia: 1,400,000
  • 5. Barquisimeto: 810,000

Map with location of universities in Venezuela

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University of the Andes ranks #1 in Venezuela in our meta ranking composed of 102 university rankings.

Among all universities in Venezuela University of the Andes is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 11 rankings where University of the Andes is listed.

University of the Andes is ranked best in Venezuela for Social Studies & Humanities (Development Studies). See all rankings for the University of the Andes.

University of the Andes is ranked best in Venezuela for Languages & Literature (Modern Langugages). See all rankings for the University of the Andes.

University of the Andes is ranked best in Venezuela for Engineering (Engineering - Civil & Structural). See all rankings for the University of the Andes.

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

University of the Andes is ranked best in Venezuela for Computer Science (Computer Science & Information Systems). See all rankings for the University of the Andes.

University of the Andes is ranked best in Venezuela for Natural Sciences (Environmental Sciences). See all rankings for the University of the Andes.

University of the Andes is ranked best in Venezuela for Mathematics (Mathematics). See all rankings for the University of the Andes.

University of the Andes is ranked best in Venezuela for Medicine & Health (Medicine). See all rankings for the University of the Andes.

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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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 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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Webometrics

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

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