Study in Venezuela

If you want to study in Venezuela, 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.

Venezuela has 2 universities in the overall Times Higher Educations World University Rankings. The highest-ranking university in Venezuela is Simón Bolívar University, which is ranked at number 801+.

Choosing where to study for a degree in Venezuela 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 Venezuela below - we’ve pulled together some information that we hope will help you to decide where to study.

Use the map to see where Venezuela’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 Venezuela is investing in its higher education, and also how many people live there.

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Browse the top-ranked universities in Venezuela

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Top universities in Venezuela

UniversityRank*
Simón Bolívar University801+
University of the Andes, Venezuela801+
*University's current rank in the overall World University Rankings

View the World University Rankings 2016-2017

Statistics about Venezuela

  • Expenditure on education out of total expenditure Data not available
  • Of which, on higher education Data not available
  • Enrollment rate in higher education Data not available
  • Population 31,108,083
  • Unemployment 8.6%
  • Annual GDP -5.7%
Data source: The World Bank