University of Chile
Region: Latin America
Country/Region: Chile
Found Year: 1842
Address: Avenida Libertador Bernardo O´higgins 1058
Introduction

Brief description Universidad de Chile is the most prestigious university in Chile and the largest among the public ones. With more than 40,000 students (undergraduate and graduate), 317 academic programs, 3,867 faculty, and 19 schools and institutes, the University has contributed decisively to the development of the country since 1842. Being the first University founded in Chile, its more than 43,000 alumni (2010-2019) stand out in the nation for their strong public service orientation. Altogether, the university, students, faculty, and personnel are making their own impact around the world into different areas of the economy and society. Mission The mission of the Universidad de Chile is to produce, integrate, and disseminate knowledge and culture across all areas. Throughout a comprehensive principle of excellence in teaching, research, and service, the University aims at contributing for continued individual, scientific, technological, economic, and social advancement. It is the role of the University to be responsible to contribute Chile´s cultural heritage development, and to build capacity for the betterment of the educational system in the country.

Academic Ranking of World Universities
401-500
Academic Ranking of World Universities
The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) is recognized as the precursor of global university rankings and the most trustworthy one. ARWU presents the world's top 1000 research universities annually based on transparent methodology and objective third-party data.
301-400
2017
301-400
2018
401-500
2019
401-500
2020
401-500
2021
Global Ranking of Academic Subjects
All Subjects
Subject
Rank
Best Ranked Subjects
Subject Rank
Mining & Mineral Engineering
49
Transportation Science & Technology
101-150
Veterinary Sciences
101-150
Dentistry & Oral Sciences
101-150
Mathematics
151-200
Earth Sciences
151-200
Geography
201-300
Atmospheric Science
201-300
Key Statistics
37394
Total Enrollment
1947(5.2%)
International Students
30817
Undergraduate Enrollment
945(3.1%)
International Students
6577
Graduate Enrollment
1002(15.2%)
International Students