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University By Country In Latin America

There are total 1744(approx) officially recognized/accredited universities or other higher educational institutions in Latin America
Below is the count of universities offering a different course in Latin America

Area Of StudyUniversity Count
Total Universities In Latin America1744
Arts & Humanities740
Business & Social Sciences855
Language & Cultural252
Medicine & Health573
Engineering711
Science940
Universities Offering All Courses159
Anguilla (1)
Antigua and Barbuda (2)
Argentina (118)
Aruba (4)
Bahamas (1)
Barbados (3)
Belize (2)
Bolivia (49)
Brazil (198)
Cayman Islands (4)
Chile (51)
Colombia (184)
Costa Rica (52)
Cuba (19)
Curacao (1)
Dominica (1)
Dominican Republic (35)
Ecuador (50)
El Salvador (30)
French Guiana (1)
Grenada (1)
Guadeloupe (1)
Guatemala (14)
Guyana (8)
Haiti (20)
Honduras (12)
Jamaica (3)
Mexico (541)
Nicaragua (43)
Panama (22)
Paraguay (37)
Peru (134)
Puerto Rico (33)
Saint Kitts and Nevis (2)
Sint Maarten (1)
Suriname (4)
Trinidad and Tobago (7)
Uruguay (16)
Venezuela (38)
Virgin Islands - US (1)

Higher Education Snapshot of Latin America

  • University Overview of Latin America

    At present, there are 1744 officially represented higher education institution in the Latin America, which may be offering any one or all degrees such as PreBachelor, Bachelor, Master or Doctoral degree
  • Private Vs Public University in Latin America

    Out of 1744 officially recognized institution there are 744 (public + public state) Public university, 957 Private university and 0 as public private partnership. Rest institution of Latin America has not been reported yet

    collegeWikipedia states that private institutions in Latin America are at majority which holds upto 58% of total university

  • Profitable Vs Non-Profit University in Latin America

    Out of 1744 officially recognized institution there are 1119 non profitable in nature, whereas 69 are profit making universities. Rest institution of Latin America has not been reported yet

    collegeWikipedia states that non-profitable institutions in Latin America are at majority which holds upto 64% of total university

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