Universities in Santiago, Chile
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Santiago
20 out of 31
  • Universities in Santiago
  • Ranked in at least one ranking
22
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  • Universities in Santiago
  • (16 institution and 6 subject rankings)
8
  • Global Rankings rank
  • Universities in Santiago
  • Among TOP 200
Latest ranking updates related to universities in Santiago
  • 18 Mar, 2021: Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities updated with Pontifical Catholic University of Chile ranked highest among 9 listed universities in Santiago.
  • 04 Mar, 2021: Publication of QS World University Rankings By Subject (Education & Training). University of Chile with highest ranking among universities in Santiago ranked #14.
  • 01 Mar, 2021: THE Emerging Economies University Ranking - Times Higher Education updated with Pontifical Catholic University of Chile ranked highest among 6 listed universities in Santiago.
  • 30 Jan, 2021: 4icu published most recent results of UniRank 4icu - World Ranking. University of Chile achieves position 181.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Santiago

Engineering - Civil & Structural
#32 
Pontifical Catholic University of Chile
Theology, Divinity & Religious Studies
#51 
Pontifical Catholic University of Chile
Art & Design
#51 
University for Development
Biological Sciences
#70 
Pontifical Catholic University of Chile
Veterinary Science
#76 
Andrés Bello University
Agriculture & Forestry
#78 
Pontifical Catholic University of Chile
Linguistics
#251 
University of Chile

Rankings of universities in Santiago, Chile 2021

#1

Pontifical Catholic University of Chile

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  • #4 
  • #501 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #1 
  • #121 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #1 
  • #256 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#2

University of Chile

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (1349 reviews)
  • #6 
  • #801 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #2 
  • #180 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #2 
  • #270 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#3

Diego Portales University

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (359 reviews)
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  • #2 
  • #401 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #8 
  • #801 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #18 
  • #542 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#4

University of Santiago de Chile

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (245 reviews)
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  • #20 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #3 
  • #501 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #10 
  • #516 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#5

University for Development

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
  • #1 
  • #401 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #17 
  • #1001 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #7 
  • #497 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#6

Andrés Bello University

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  • #13 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #10 
  • #1001 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #5 
  • #478 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#7

Mayor University

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (14 reviews)
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  • #9 
  • #502 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #15 
  • #1468 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #21 
  • #2367 
URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance
[Published 03 December, 2020]

#8

Bernardo O'Higgins University

Student satisfaction: 3.9 / 5.0 (175 reviews)
  • #13 
  • #527 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #30 
  • #2959 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #31 
  • #301 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 11 November, 2020]

#9

Alberto Hurtado University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (67 reviews)
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  • #31 
  • #589 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #20 
  • #145 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 11 November, 2020]
  • #19 
  • #458 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]

#10

Central University of Chile

Student satisfaction: 3.9 / 5.0 (32 reviews)
  • #23 
  • #2226 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #27 
  • #251 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 11 November, 2020]
  • #15 
  • #442 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]

#11

Catholic University Cardinal Raúl Silva Henríquez

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
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  • #24 
  • #2245 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #34 
  • #351 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 11 November, 2020]
  • #31 
  • #546 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]

#12

Finis Terrae University

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (260 reviews)
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  • #33 
  • #3564 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #33 
  • #301 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 11 November, 2020]
  • #25 
  • #126 
THE Latin America Rankings
[Published 29 June, 2020]

#13

Bolivariana University

  • #24 
  • #489 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]

#14

University of Technology of Chile

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (187 reviews)
  • #26 
  • #516 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]

#15

University of Las Américas

Student satisfaction: 3.6 / 5.0 (23 reviews)
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  • #27 
  • #522 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]

#16

Santiago University of Technology

Student satisfaction: 3.8 / 5.0 (139 reviews)
  • #12 
  • #537 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]
  • #9 
  • #8539 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#17

Metropolitan University of Educational Sciences

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (61 reviews)
  • #34 
  • #4590 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#18

Autonomous University Academy of Christian Humanism

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (107 reviews)
  • #37 
  • #5288 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#19

Pedro de Valdivia University

Student satisfaction: 3.4 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
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  • #40 
  • #629 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]

#20

Gabriela Mistral University

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (158 reviews)
  • #39 
  • #7330 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#21

Chilean-British University of Santiago

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (47 reviews)
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#22

Metropolitan University of Technology

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (182 reviews)

#23

UNIACC University

Student satisfaction: 4.0 / 5.0 (293 reviews)

#24

University of Computer Science

Student satisfaction: 3.9 / 5.0 (28 reviews)

#25

University of the Republic

Student satisfaction: 3.0 / 5.0 (58 reviews)


#26

University of Arts and Social Sciences ARCIS


#27

Miguel de Cervantes University

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#28

ISA University


#29

Valparaiso Business School - Santiago, Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez


#30

University of the Andes, Chile


#31

University Santo Tomás


Santiago Key Facts for International Students

Population: 4838000

Time: GMT -4

District/province: Santiago Metropolitan, Provincia de Santiago

Living costs for students in Santiago:

* 100 = prices in London

  • Living costs without accommodation 62* (38% cheaper than London)
  • All costs including accommodation 55* (45% cheaper than London)
  • Meals (grocery & lower cost restaurants) 54* (46% cheaper than London)
  • Average Big Mac price 3,216.70 CLP
  • Plug Type C
    • Residential voltage: 220 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz
  • Plug Type L
    • Residential voltage: 220 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz

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FAQ

Pontifical Catholic University of Chile ranks #1 in Santiago in our meta ranking composed of 96 university rankings.

Among all universities in Santiago Pontifical Catholic University of Chile is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 27 rankings where Pontifical Catholic University of Chile is listed.

Pontifical Catholic University of Chile is ranked best in Santiago for Engineering (Engineering - Civil & Structural). See all rankings for the Pontifical Catholic University of Chile.

Pontifical Catholic University of Chile is ranked best in Santiago for Social Studies & Humanities (Theology, Divinity & Religious Studies). See all rankings for the Pontifical Catholic University of Chile.

University for Development is ranked best in Santiago for Arts Visual & Performing (Art & Design). See all rankings for the University for Development.

Pontifical Catholic University of Chile is ranked best in Santiago for Natural Sciences (Biological Sciences). See all rankings for the Pontifical Catholic University of Chile.

Andrés Bello University is ranked best in Santiago for Medicine & Health (Veterinary Science). See all rankings for the Andrés Bello University.

Pontifical Catholic University of Chile is ranked best in Santiago for Agriculture (Agriculture & Forestry). See all rankings for the Pontifical Catholic University of Chile.

University of Chile is ranked best in Santiago for Languages & Literature (Linguistics). See all rankings for the University of Chile.

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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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 South 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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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 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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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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