Study in Ecuador

If you want to study in Ecuador, 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.

Ecuador does not currently have any universities in the overall Times Higher Educations World University Rankings. However, if we have data about any institutions in the country, then they will appear on the map.

Choosing where to study in Ecuador is one of the biggest decisions you will ever make. THE’s student resources are here to help you make the right choice. We’ve pulled together some information that we hope will help you to decide where to study.

Use the map to see where Ecuador’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 about them. We’ve also pulled in information about how much Ecuador is investing in its higher education, and also how many people live there.

Our World University Rankings were founded in 2004 and our data are trusted by governments and universities across the world.

Browse the top-ranked universities in Ecuador

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Statistics about Ecuador

  • Expenditure on education out of total expenditure 10.35%
  • Of which, on higher education 26.66%
  • Enrollment rate in higher education 40.48%
  • Population 16,144,363
  • Unemployment 4.6%
  • Annual GDP 0.29%
Data source: The World Bank