Universities in Nicaragua

Higher Education in Nicaragua

2021 Ranking of Nicaraguan Universities New

What are the most popular Universities in Nicaragua? uniRank tries to answer this question by publishing the 2021 Nicaraguan University Ranking of 52 Nicaraguan higher-education institutions meeting the following uniRank selection criteria:

  • being chartered, licensed or accredited by the appropriate Nicaraguan 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 52 Universities in Nicaragua

2021 Sub-rankings by departments New

The Republic of Nicaragua is divided into 15 departments (Spanish: departamentos) and two autonomous regions (Spanish: regiones autónomas). The vast majority of higher education institutions meeting the uniRank selection criteria are located in the Managua department, which hosts the capital and largest city of Managua. The following uniRank league tables or sub-rankings take into account all departments which include at least 2 Nicaraguan higher education institutions meeting the uniRank selection criteria.


Leon (3)   Managua (38)  
Rivas (2)  

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