Universities in Chile

Higher Education in Chile

2021 Ranking of Chilean Universities

What are the most popular Universities in Chile? uniRank tries to answer this question by publishing the 2021 Chilean University Ranking of 56 Chilean higher-education institutions meeting the following uniRank selection criteria:

  • being chartered, licensed or accredited by the appropriate Chilean higher education-related organization
  • offering at least four-year undergraduate degrees (bachelor degrees) or postgraduate degrees (master or doctoral degrees)
  • delivering courses predominantly in a traditional, face-to-face, non-distance education format

Explore the uniRank League Table and University Ranking of 56 Universities in Chile

2021 Sub-rankings by regions

The Republic of Chile is divided into 16 regions (Spanish: regiones) which are further subdivided into provinces and communes. The vast majority of higher education institutions meeting the uniRank selection criteria are located in the Santiago Metropolitan Region (Spanish: Region Metropolitana de Santiago), where there is the nation's capital, Santiago. The following uniRank league tables or sub-rankings take into account all regions which include at least 2 Chilean higher education institutions meeting the uniRank selection criteria.


Antofagasta (2)   Araucania (3)  
Bio Bio (5)   Los Lagos (2)  
Maule (2)   Region Metropolitana de Santiago (28)  
Tarapaca (2)   Valparaiso (7)  

Chilean University lists

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