Universities in Venezuela
- Rankings & Reviews -

Venezuela
24 out of 39
  • Universities in Venezuela
  • Ranked in at least one ranking
11
  • Different Rankings list
  • Universities in Venezuela
  • (9 institution and 2 subject rankings)
2
  • Global Rankings rank
  • Universities in Venezuela
  • Among TOP 200
Latest ranking updates related to universities in Venezuela
  • 18 Mar, 2021: Latest Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities from Scimago Institutions. 4 universities from Venezuela appear in this ranking.
  • 04 Mar, 2021: British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK published most recent results of QS World University Rankings By Subject (Pharmacy & Pharmacology). Includes 12 universities from Venezuela.
  • 01 Jan, 2021: Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities updated with Central University of Venezuela ranked highest among 17 listed universities in Venezuela.
  • 03 Dec, 2020: New edition of URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance. in position #1732.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Venezuela

Politics
#51 
University of the Andes
Physics & Astronomy
#351 
University of the Andes

Rankings of universities in Venezuela 2021

#1

University of the Andes

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (10 reviews)
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  • #1 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #3 
  • #801 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #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 
  • #751 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #1 
  • #541 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #3 
  • #301 
QS Employability Rankings
[Published 19 September, 2019]

#3

Simón Bolívar University

Student satisfaction: 4.8 / 5.0 (170 reviews)
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  • #4 
  • #801 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #4 
  • #576 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #3 
  • #3189 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]

#4

Andres Bello Catholic University

Student satisfaction: 4.9 / 5.0 (1097 reviews)
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  • #2 
  • #801 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #2 
  • #301 
QS Employability Rankings
[Published 19 September, 2019]
  • #4 
  • #76 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 11 November, 2020]

#5

University of Zulia

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (140 reviews)
  • #3 
  • #568 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #4 
  • #4068 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #5 
  • #151 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 11 November, 2020]

#6

University of Carabobo

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (16 reviews)
  • #6 
  • #171 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 11 November, 2020]
  • #18 
  • #600 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]
  • #4 
  • #3257 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#7

Libertador Experimental Pedagogical University

Student satisfaction: 3.4 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
  • #3 
  • #191 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]
  • #14 
  • #7906 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#8

Yacambu University

Student satisfaction: 3.6 / 5.0 (12 reviews)
  • #5 
  • #265 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]

#9

National Experimental University of the Western Plains

Student satisfaction: 4.0 / 5.0 (33 reviews)
  • #6 
  • #298 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]
  • #9 
  • #5185 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#10

Lisandro Alvarado Central Western University

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (18 reviews)
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  • #5 
  • #4304 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #8 
  • #407 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]
  • #5 
  • #3806 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#11

Simón Rodriguez National Experimental University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (4 reviews)
  • #9 
  • #429 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]

#12

University Metropolitana

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (72 reviews)
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  • #10 
  • #453 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]
  • #10 
  • #5541 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#13

Bolivarian University of Venezuela

Student satisfaction: 3.7 / 5.0 (15 reviews)
  • #11 
  • #454 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]

#14

National Experimental University of the Central Plains

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (44 reviews)
  • #12 
  • #476 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]

#15

José Antonio Páez University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (122 reviews)
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  • #13 
  • #485 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]

#16

Antonio José de Sucre National Experimental Polytechnic University

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (50 reviews)
  • #15 
  • #502 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]
  • #11 
  • #5998 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#17

Bicentenary University of Aragua

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (49 reviews)
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  • #16 
  • #536 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]

#18

Gran Mariscal de Ayacucho University

  • #17 
  • #570 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]

#19

Francisco de Miranda National Experimental University

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  • #19 
  • #608 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]

#20

National Experimental University of Táchira

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

#21

Rafael Belloso Chacín University

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (187 reviews)
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  • #13 
  • #7695 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#22

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]

#23

Monteávila University

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

#24

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]

#25

Santa Rosa Catholic University

Student satisfaction: 4.8 / 5.0 (34 reviews)
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#26

Catholic University of Táchira

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (54 reviews)
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#27

Margarita University

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (35 reviews)

#28

University of Santa María

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (123 reviews)

#29

Cecilio Acosta Catholic University

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (185 reviews)
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#30

Rafael María Baralt National Experimental University

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (7 reviews)
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#31

Alonso de Ojeda University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (64 reviews)

#32

Alejandro de Humboldt University

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (30 reviews)

#33

Rafael Urdaneta University

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (72 reviews)
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#34

Panamerican University of Puerto

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
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#35

Dr. José Gregorio Hernández University

Student satisfaction: 3.9 / 5.0 (30 reviews)

#36

José María Vargas University

Student satisfaction: 3.1 / 5.0 (39 reviews)
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#37

Valle del Momboy University


#38

National Experimental University of Sur del Lago


#39

National Experimental University of Yaracuy

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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

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FAQ

University of the Andes ranks #1 in Venezuela in our meta ranking composed of 96 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 (Politics). See all rankings for the University of the Andes.

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

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 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 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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Webometrics

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

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