Universities in Medellin, Colombia
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Medellin
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  • Universities in Medellin
  • Ranked in at least one ranking
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  • Universities in Medellin
  • (13 institution and 3 subject rankings)
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  • Universities in Medellin
  • Among TOP 200
Latest ranking updates related to universities in Medellin
  • 18 Mar, 2021: Scimago Institutions published most recent results of Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities. Includes 6 universities from Medellin.
  • 04 Mar, 2021: Publication of QS World University Rankings By Subject (History). University of Antioquia with highest ranking among universities in Medellin ranked #201.
  • 01 Mar, 2021: THE Times Higher Education, UK published most recent results of THE Emerging Economies University Ranking - Times Higher Education. Includes 2 universities from Medellin.
  • 01 Jan, 2021: Publication of Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities. University of Antioquia with highest ranking among universities in Medellin ranked #1464.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Medellin

English Language & Literature
#251 
University of Antioquia
Sociology
#301 
University of Antioquia
Chemical Engineering
#401 
University of Antioquia
Environmental Sciences
#401 
University of Antioquia

Rankings of universities in Medellin, Colombia 2021

#1

University of Antioquia

Student satisfaction: 4.8 / 5.0 (465 reviews)
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  • #5 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #5 
  • #651 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #2 
  • #434 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#2

Pontificia Bolivariana University

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (211 reviews)
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  • #7 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #7 
  • #651 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #28 
  • #602 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]

#3

EAFIT University

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  • #11 
  • #801 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #33 
  • #617 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #6 
  • #301 
QS Employability Rankings
[Published 19 September, 2019]


#4

University of Medellín

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (67 reviews)
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  • #14 
  • #1001 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #37 
  • #624 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #27 
  • #4175 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]

#5

CES University

Student satisfaction: 4.9 / 5.0 (82 reviews)
  • #26 
  • #585 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #34 
  • #251 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 11 November, 2020]
  • #11 
  • #126 
THE Latin America Rankings
[Published 29 June, 2020]

#6

Metropolitan Institute of Technology

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (139 reviews)
  • #36 
  • #624 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #15 
  • #126 
THE Latin America Rankings
[Published 29 June, 2020]
  • #4 
  • #24 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]

#7

Major College of Antioquia

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (58 reviews)
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  • #47 
  • #351 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 11 November, 2020]
  • #14 
  • #71 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]
  • #78 
  • #7244 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#8

Luis Amigó University Foundation

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (359 reviews)
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  • #13 
  • #62 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]
  • #66 
  • #5490 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#9

Jaime Isaza Cadavid Colombian Polytechnic

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (153 reviews)
  • #39 
  • #209 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]
  • #85 
  • #8840 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#10

Latin American Autonomous University

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
  • #46 
  • #252 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]
  • #70 
  • #5738 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#11

Esumer University Institute

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (31 reviews)
  • #69 
  • #5677 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#12

Pascual Bravo Institute of Technology

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (213 reviews)
  • #76 
  • #7121 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#13

Adventist University Corporation

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (145 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 14,635.24 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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FAQ

University of Antioquia ranks #1 in Medellin in our meta ranking composed of 96 university rankings.

Among all universities in Medellin University of Antioquia is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 18 rankings where University of Antioquia is listed.

University of Antioquia is ranked best in Medellin for Languages & Literature (English Language & Literature). 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 (Chemical Engineering). 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.

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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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 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 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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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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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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