Study in Chile

If you want to study in Chile, then you need to know which of its universities are right for you. Times Higher Educations World University Rankings take the top institutions in the world, and look at their performance across all of their core objectives: teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlook.

Chile has 10 universities in the overall Times Higher Educations World University Rankings. The highest-ranking university in Chile is Pontifical Catholic University of Chile, which is ranked at number 401-500.

Choosing where to study for a degree in Chile is one of the biggest decisions you will ever make. THE’s student resources are here to help you make the right choice, particularly if you want to study abroad. Explore the universities of Chile below - we’ve pulled together some information that we hope will help you to decide where to study.

Use the map to see where Chile’s top universities are located, and if any institutions are of particular interest, you can click on their name, or the “explore” button, to find out more. We’ve also pulled in information about how much Chile is investing in its higher education, and also how many people live there.

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Browse the top-ranked universities in Chile

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Top universities in Chile

Statistics about Chile

  • Expenditure on education out of total expenditure 19.07%
  • Of which, on higher education 25.61%
  • Enrollment rate in higher education 83.82%
  • Population 17,948,141
  • Unemployment 6.4%
  • Annual GDP 2.07%
Data source: The World Bank