One of the world’s most prestigious rankings in terms of university classification was recently released. This is a list prepared by a British company Quacquarelli Symonds, better known as the QS World University Rankings.
This list gives an account of the best places to study at the higher education level and collects and updates data on the most prestigious universities on the planet.
In the case of Colombia, The Universidad de los Andes was ranked 220th best in the world in this 2022.
Here is the list ranked among the best universities in the country:
1. University of the Andes (#8 in Latin America, #220 worldwide).
2. National University of Colombia (#9 in Latin America, #243 worldwide)
3. Pontifical Javerian University (#13 in Latin America, #382 worldwide)
4. Pontifical Bolivarian University (ranked between 601 and 650 worldwide)
5. Externado University of Colombia (between 651 and 700 worldwide)
6. ICESI UNIVERSITY (between 651 and 700 worldwide)
7. Antioch University (between 651 and 700 worldwide)
8. Savannah University (ranked between 701 and 750 worldwide)
9. University of Rosario (ranked between 751 and 800 worldwide)
10. EAFIT UNIVERSITY (between 801 and 1000 worldwide).
The list in the world is led by Massachusetts Institute of Technology, followed by Cambridge, Stanford, Oxford and Harvard Universities,
In Latin America, which is the first university in Latin America to appear in the world list? Buenos Aires (Argentina) ranked 67th.
The rankings take into account the number of international professors and students, reputation of employers, academic publications and citations, among other factors.