Universities in Medellin, Colombia
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Medellin
12 out of 13
  • Universities in Medellin
  • Ranked in at least one ranking
19
  • Different Rankings list
  • Universities in Medellin
  • (16 institution and 3 subject rankings)
1
  • Global Rankings rank
  • Universities in Medellin
  • Among TOP 200
Latest ranking updates related to universities in Medellin
  • 15 Dec, 2021: Latest URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance from Urap . in position #925.
  • 25 Oct, 2021: New edition of US News: Best Global Universities. in position #899.
  • 19 Oct, 2021: THE Times Higher Education, UK published most recent results of THE Emerging Economies University Ranking - Times Higher Education. Includes 3 universities from Medellin.
  • 13 Oct, 2021: Latest THE World University Rankings by Subject - Times Higher Education (Law) from THE Times Higher Education, UK. 9 universities from Medellin appear in this ranking.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Medellin

Modern Langugages
#201 
University of Antioquia
Agriculture & Forestry
#201 
University of Antioquia
Sociology
#301 
University of Antioquia
Engineering - Chemical
#301 
University of Antioquia
Medicine
#301 
University of Antioquia
Environmental Sciences
#401 
University of Antioquia
Computer Science & Information Systems
#501 
University of Antioquia
Arts and Humanities
#501 
University of Antioquia
Education
#501 
University of Antioquia

Rankings of universities in Medellin, Colombia 2022

#1

University of Antioquia

Student satisfaction: 4.8 / 5.0 (1085 reviews)
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  • #5 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #7 
  • #651 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #2 
  • #434 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#2

EAFIT University

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  • #7 
  • #1201 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #10 
  • #801 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #34 
  • #617 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#3

Pontificia Bolivariana University

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (500 reviews)
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  • #10 
  • #1201 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #6 
  • #651 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #29 
  • #602 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#4

University of Medellín

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (67 reviews)
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  • #18 
  • #1201 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #38 
  • #624 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #16 
  • #3150 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]

#5

CES University

Student satisfaction: 4.8 / 5.0 (293 reviews)
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  • #26 
  • #585 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #34 
  • #251 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 25 August, 2021]
  • #20 
  • #151 
THE Latin America Rankings
[Published 06 July, 2021]

#6

Metropolitan Institute of Technology

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (323 reviews)
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  • #37 
  • #624 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #54 
  • #351 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 25 August, 2021]
  • #19 
  • #126 
THE Latin America Rankings
[Published 06 July, 2021]

#7

Major College of Antioquia

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (217 reviews)
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  • #59 
  • #401 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 25 August, 2021]
  • #18 
  • #126 
StuDocu World University Ranking - Latin America
[Published 06 September, 2021]
  • #81 
  • #7244 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#8

Luis Amigó University Foundation

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (528 reviews)
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  • #8 
  • #69 
StuDocu World University Ranking - Latin America
[Published 06 September, 2021]
  • #68 
  • #5490 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#9

Latin American Autonomous University

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (118 reviews)
  • #35 
  • #225 
StuDocu World University Ranking - Latin America
[Published 06 September, 2021]
  • #72 
  • #5738 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#10

Esumer University Institute

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (31 reviews)
  • #71 
  • #5677 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#11

Pascual Bravo Institute of Technology

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (399 reviews)
  • #79 
  • #7121 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#12

Jaime Isaza Cadavid Colombian Polytechnic

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (153 reviews)
  • #88 
  • #8840 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#13

Adventist University Corporation

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (273 reviews)
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Medellin Key Facts for International Students

Population: 2000000

Elevation: 1405 m. above sea level

Time: GMT -5

District/province: Antioquia,

Living costs for students in Medellin:

* 100 = prices in London

  • Living costs without accommodation 42* (58% cheaper than London)
  • All costs including accommodation 30* (70% cheaper than London)
  • Meals (grocery & lower cost restaurants) 35* (65% cheaper than London)
  • Average Big Mac price 15,162.40 COP
  • Plug Type A
    • Residential voltage: 110 V
    • Frequency: 60 Hz
  • Plug Type B
    • Residential voltage: 110 V
    • Frequency: 60 Hz

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University of Antioquia ranks #1 in Medellin in our meta ranking composed of 102 university rankings.

Among all universities in Medellin University of Antioquia is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 19 rankings where University of Antioquia is listed.

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

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

University of Antioquia is ranked best in Medellin for Social Studies & Humanities (Sociology). See all rankings for the University of Antioquia.

University of Antioquia is ranked best in Medellin for Engineering (Engineering - Chemical). See all rankings for the University of Antioquia.

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

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

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

University of Antioquia is ranked best in Medellin for Arts Visual & Performing (Arts and Humanities). See all rankings for the University of Antioquia.

University of Antioquia is ranked best in Medellin for Education (Education). See all rankings for the University of Antioquia.

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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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)

RUR Ranking Agency (Moscow, Russia)

Criteria used in ranking -RUR Reputation Ranking:
Teaching Reputation 50%
Research Reputation 50%

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Criteria used in ranking -RUR World University Rankings:
Teaching 40%
Research 40%
International Diversity 10%
Financial Sustainability 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -RUR Research Performance Ranking:
Normalized citation impact (Citations of research publications from all university authors compared with world averages) 20%
Citation per papers 20%
Papers per academic and research staff 20%
International research reputation 20%
Share of research publications written in international co-authorship 20%

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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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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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