Universities in Quito, Ecuador
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  • Among TOP 200
Latest ranking updates related to universities in Quito
  • 18 Mar, 2021: Latest Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities from Scimago Institutions. 6 universities from Quito appear in this ranking.
  • 04 Mar, 2021: British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK published most recent results of QS World University Rankings By Subject (Engineering - Petroleum). Escuela Politécnica Nacional achieves position 51.
  • 01 Jan, 2021: Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities updated with Escuela Politécnica Nacional ranked highest among 11 listed universities in Quito.
  • 03 Dec, 2020: New edition of URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance. in position #2335.

Rankings of universities in Quito, Ecuador 2021

#1

Universidad San Francisco de Quito

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (3532 reviews)
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  • #1 
  • #751 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #2 
  • #548 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #2 
  • #1648 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]

#2

Escuela Politécnica Nacional

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (726 reviews)
  • #2 
  • #801 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #12 
  • #600 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #1 
  • #1474 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]

#3

Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (700 reviews)
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  • #3 
  • #801 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #5 
  • #576 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #5 
  • #3265 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]

#4

Universidad Central del Ecuador

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (830 reviews)
  • #4 
  • #1001 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #4 
  • #574 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #5 
  • #161 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 11 November, 2020]

#5

Universidad de las Americas

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (2256 reviews)
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  • #3 
  • #567 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #3 
  • #3113 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #10 
  • #201 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 11 November, 2020]

#6

Universidad Tecnológica Equinoccial

Student satisfaction: 4.0 / 5.0 (67 reviews)
  • #1 
  • #529 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #4 
  • #3165 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #32 
  • #390 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]

#7

Universidad Internacional del Ecuador

Student satisfaction: 4.8 / 5.0 (288 reviews)
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  • #8 
  • #109 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]
  • #16 
  • #4294 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#8

Universidad Tecnológica Indoamérica

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (34 reviews)
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  • #12 
  • #178 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]
  • #19 
  • #4718 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#9

Universidad Andina Simón Bolívar, Ecuador

Student satisfaction: 4.8 / 5.0 (350 reviews)
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  • #26 
  • #5003 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#10

Instituto de Altos Estudios Nacionales

  • #27 
  • #5026 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#11

Universidad Internacional SEK

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (14 reviews)
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  • #31 
  • #6024 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#12

Universidad de Los Hemisferios

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (39 reviews)
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#13

Universidad Iberoamericana del Ecuador

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (55 reviews)
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#14

Universidad de Especialidades Turísticas

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (49 reviews)

Quito Key Facts for International Students

Population: 1400000

Time: GMT -5

District/province: Pichincha,

Living costs for students in Quito:

* 100 = prices in London

  • Living costs without accommodation 59* (41% cheaper than London)
  • All costs including accommodation 41* (59% cheaper than London)
  • Meals (grocery & lower cost restaurants) 51* (49% cheaper than London)
  • Plug Type A
    • Residential voltage: 120 V
    • Frequency: 60 Hz
  • Plug Type B
    • Residential voltage: 120 V
    • Frequency: 60 Hz

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FAQ

Universidad San Francisco de Quito ranks #1 in Quito in our meta ranking composed of 96 university rankings.

Among all universities in Quito Universidad San Francisco de Quito is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 9 rankings where Universidad San Francisco de Quito is listed.

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 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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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 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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