Universities in Mexico City, Mexico
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Mexico City
18 out of 38
  • Universities in Mexico City
  • Ranked in at least one ranking
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  • Universities in Mexico City
  • (19 institution and 6 subject rankings)
17
  • Global Rankings rank
  • Universities in Mexico City
  • Among TOP 200
Latest ranking updates related to universities in Mexico City
  • 18 Mar, 2021: Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities updated with National Autonomous University of Mexico ranked highest among 8 listed universities in Mexico City.
  • 04 Mar, 2021: Publication of QS World University Rankings By Subject (Nursing). National Autonomous University of Mexico with highest ranking among universities in Mexico City ranked #15.
  • 01 Mar, 2021: THE Emerging Economies University Ranking - Times Higher Education updated with National Autonomous University of Mexico ranked highest among 3 listed universities in Mexico City.
  • 30 Jan, 2021: 4icu published most recent results of UniRank 4icu - World Ranking. National Autonomous University of Mexico achieves position 59.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Mexico City

Archaeology
#16 
National Autonomous University of Mexico
Art & Design
#48 
National Autonomous University of Mexico
Environmental Sciences
#50 
National Autonomous University of Mexico
Engineering - Chemical
#84 
National Autonomous University of Mexico
Medicine
#151 
National Autonomous University of Mexico
Agricultural Sciences
#193 
National Polytechnic Institute

Rankings of universities in Mexico City, Mexico 2021

#1

National Autonomous University of Mexico

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
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  • #3 
  • #801 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #1 
  • #100 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #1 
  • #144 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#2

Metropolitan Autonomous University

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (97 reviews)
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  • #1 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #11 
  • #801 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #8 
  • #540 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#3

National Polytechnic Institute

Student satisfaction: 4.8 / 5.0 (9557 reviews)
  • #11 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #5 
  • #701 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #4 
  • #472 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#4

Autonomus Institute of Technology of Mexico

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (665 reviews)
  • #6 
  • #701 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #42 
  • #624 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #28 
  • #2950 
URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance
[Published 03 December, 2020]


#5

Ibero-American University

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (490 reviews)
  • #7 
  • #701 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #4 
  • #251 
QS Employability Rankings
[Published 19 September, 2019]
  • #32 
  • #3403 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]


#6

Panamerican University

Student satisfaction: 3.4 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
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  • #3 
  • #571 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #12 
  • #83 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 11 November, 2020]
  • #16 
  • #101 
THE Latin America Rankings
[Published 29 June, 2020]

#7

Center of Research and Advanced Studies of IPN

Student satisfaction: 3.0 / 5.0 (3658 reviews)
  • #2 
  • #454 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #2 
  • #744 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #2 
  • #687 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#8

Colegio de Mexico

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (317 reviews)
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  • #32 
  • #600 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #11 
  • #82 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 11 November, 2020]
  • #43 
  • #4411 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]


#9

Autonomous University of Mexico City

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (54 reviews)
  • #30 
  • #593 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #36 
  • #153 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]
  • #34 
  • #3891 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#10

School of National Anthropology and History

Student satisfaction: 4.8 / 5.0 (21 reviews)
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  • #45 
  • #650 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #31 
  • #3573 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#11

Valle de México University

Student satisfaction: 3.6 / 5.0 (25 reviews)
  • #26 
  • #181 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 11 November, 2020]
  • #113 
  • #444 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]
  • #50 
  • #4790 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#12

National Pedagogical University

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (337 reviews)
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  • #6 
  • #26 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]
  • #67 
  • #6189 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#13

Latinoamericana University

  • #43 
  • #179 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]

#14

Southern Anáhuac University

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (492 reviews)
  • #45 
  • #181 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]

#15

School of Banking and Commerce

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (12 reviews)
  • #81 
  • #309 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]

#16

Universidad ICEL

Student satisfaction: 3.3 / 5.0 (145 reviews)
  • #111 
  • #434 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]

#17

Center for Research and Teaching in Economics

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (51 reviews)
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  • #53 
  • #5004 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#18

Claustro de Sor Juana University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (272 reviews)
  • #85 
  • #10378 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#19

Institute of Specialization for Executives

Student satisfaction: 4.8 / 5.0 (30 reviews)

#20

Graduate Center of San Ángel S.C.

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (14 reviews)

#21

Del Pedregal University

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (23 reviews)

#22

Tláhuac Institute of Technology

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (41 reviews)

#23

University of the Americas

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (22 reviews)
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#24

Pontifical University of Mexico

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (57 reviews)
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#25

YMCA University

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (120 reviews)

#26

ISEC University

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (69 reviews)

#27

Chapultepec University

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (29 reviews)

#28

Institute of Technology of Iztapalapa II

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
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#29

Intercontinental University

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (359 reviews)
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#30

Simón Bolívar University

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (77 reviews)
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#31

Latin University

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (103 reviews)

#32

University of Business and Pedagogical Development

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (357 reviews)
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#33

University of Tepeyac

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (13 reviews)
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#34

Westhill University

Student satisfaction: 4.0 / 5.0 (10 reviews)

#35

Institute of Technology of Tláhuac III

Student satisfaction: 4.0 / 5.0 (116 reviews)
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#36

Motolinia University of the Pedegral

Student satisfaction: 3.9 / 5.0 (13 reviews)

#37

Institute of Technology of Tláhuac II

Student satisfaction: 3.9 / 5.0 (46 reviews)
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#38

Álvaro Obregón Institute of Technology

Student satisfaction: 3.6 / 5.0 (7 reviews)
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Mexico City Key Facts for International Students

Population: 12295000

Time: GMT -6

District/province: Mexico City,

Living costs for students in Mexico City:

* 100 = prices in London

  • Living costs without accommodation 65* (35% cheaper than London)
  • All costs including accommodation 58* (42% cheaper than London)
  • Meals (grocery & lower cost restaurants) 44* (56% cheaper than London)
  • Average Big Mac price 55.47 MXN
  • Plug Type A
    • Residential voltage: 127 V
    • Frequency: 60 Hz
  • Plug Type B
    • Residential voltage: 127 V
    • Frequency: 60 Hz

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FAQ

National Autonomous University of Mexico ranks #1 in Mexico City in our meta ranking composed of 96 university rankings.

Among all universities in Mexico City National Autonomous University of Mexico is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 28 rankings where National Autonomous University of Mexico is listed.

National Autonomous University of Mexico is ranked best in Mexico City for Social Studies & Humanities (Archaeology). See all rankings for the National Autonomous University of Mexico.

National Autonomous University of Mexico is ranked best in Mexico City for Arts Visual & Performing (Art & Design). See all rankings for the National Autonomous University of Mexico.

National Autonomous University of Mexico is ranked best in Mexico City for Natural Sciences (Environmental Sciences). See all rankings for the National Autonomous University of Mexico.

National Autonomous University of Mexico is ranked best in Mexico City for Engineering (Engineering - Chemical). See all rankings for the National Autonomous University of Mexico.

National Autonomous University of Mexico is ranked best in Mexico City for Medicine & Health (Medicine). See all rankings for the National Autonomous University of Mexico.

National Polytechnic Institute is ranked best in Mexico City for Agriculture (Agricultural Sciences). See all rankings for the National Polytechnic Institute.

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 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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NTU ranking

Criteria used in ranking -NTU Performance Ranking of Scientific Papers:
Research excellence 40%
Research impact 35%
Research productivity 25%

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Criteria used in ranking -NTU North America:
Research productivity 25%
Research impact 35%
Research Excellence 40%

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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 Reputation Ranking:
Teaching Reputation 50%
Research Reputation 50%

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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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ShanghaiRanking Consultancy

Criteria used in ranking -ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities - ShanghaiRanking:
Alumni winning research prizes 10%
Staff winning research prizes 20%
Research paper publications 20%
Papers published in Nature and Science 20%
Papers indexed in Science Citation Index-Expanded and Social Science Citation Index 20%
Per capita academic performance 10%

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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 Global University Employability Ranking - Times Higher Education:
Employability (survey) 100%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE World Reputation Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Research Reputation 66,6%
Teaching Reputation 33,3%

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 World's Most International Universities - Times Higher Education:
Proportion of international students 25%
Proportion of international staff 25%
Proportion of journal publications with one or more international co-authors 25%
University’s international reputation 25%

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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 -Young University Rankings:
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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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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