Universities in Quito, Ecuador
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Quito
11 out of 14
  • Universities in Quito
  • Ranked in at least one ranking
12
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  • Universities in Quito
  • (11 institution and 1 subject rankings)
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  • Global Rankings rank
  • Universities in Quito
  • Among TOP 200
Latest ranking updates related to universities in Quito
  • 13 Oct, 2021: New edition of THE World University Rankings by Subject - Times Higher Education (Clinical and Health). 2 universities in Quito ranked.
  • 06 Sep, 2021: New edition of StuDocu World University Ranking - Latin America. 8 universities in Quito ranked.
  • 02 Sep, 2021: Publication of THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education. Universidad San Francisco de Quito with highest ranking among universities in Quito ranked #801.
  • 25 Aug, 2021: Latest QS University Rankings: Latin America from British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK. 8 universities from Quito appear in this ranking.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Quito

Physical Sciences
#801 
Escuela Politécnica Nacional
Engineering
#1001 
Escuela Politécnica Nacional

Rankings of universities in Quito, Ecuador 2022

#1

Universidad San Francisco de Quito

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (3747 reviews)
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  • #1 
  • #801 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #1 
  • #751 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #2 
  • #548 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]

#2

Escuela Politécnica Nacional

Student satisfaction: 4.8 / 5.0 (834 reviews)
  • #2 
  • #1201 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #4 
  • #1001 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #12 
  • #600 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#3

Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (700 reviews)
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  • #6 
  • #1001 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #5 
  • #576 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #2 
  • #1719 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]


#4

Universidad Central del Ecuador

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (1396 reviews)
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  • #2 
  • #1001 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #4 
  • #574 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #6 
  • #2923 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]

#5

Universidad de las Americas

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (2450 reviews)
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  • #3 
  • #567 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #4 
  • #1864 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]
  • #7 
  • #181 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 25 August, 2021]

#6

Universidad Tecnológica Equinoccial

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (188 reviews)
  • #1 
  • #529 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #11 
  • #3784 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]
  • #13 
  • #251 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 25 August, 2021]

#7

Universidad Tecnológica Indoamérica

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (115 reviews)
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  • #20 
  • #222 
StuDocu World University Ranking - Latin America
[Published 06 September, 2021]
  • #19 
  • #4718 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#8

Universidad Internacional SEK

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (14 reviews)
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  • #20 
  • #351 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 25 August, 2021]
  • #31 
  • #6024 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#9

Universidad Internacional del Ecuador

Student satisfaction: 4.8 / 5.0 (316 reviews)
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  • #37 
  • #458 
StuDocu World University Ranking - Latin America
[Published 06 September, 2021]
  • #16 
  • #4294 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#10

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]

#11

Instituto de Altos Estudios Nacionales

Student satisfaction: 4.0 / 5.0 (7 reviews)
  • #27 
  • #5026 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#12

Universidad de Los Hemisferios

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (76 reviews)
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#13

Universidad Iberoamericana del Ecuador

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (81 reviews)
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#14

Universidad de Especialidades Turísticas

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (66 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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Universidad San Francisco de Quito ranks #1 in Quito in our meta ranking composed of 102 university rankings.

Among all universities in Quito Escuela Politécnica Nacional is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 11 rankings where Escuela Politécnica Nacional is listed.

Escuela Politécnica Nacional is ranked best in Quito for Natural Sciences (Physical Sciences). See all rankings for the Escuela Politécnica Nacional.

Escuela Politécnica Nacional is ranked best in Quito for Engineering (Engineering). See all rankings for the Escuela Politécnica Nacional.

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 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 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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Webometrics

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

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