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Universidad Nacional Costa Rica

Omar Dengo, Heredia Costa Rica
    • QS World University Rankings
      1001-1200
    • StatusPublic
    • Research OutputMedium
    • Student/Faculty Ratio14
    • International Students418
    • SizeL
    • Total Faculty1,119

    + 4 others shortlisted this university

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    Universidad Nacional Costa Rica is a public university in the Republic of Costa Rica, in Central America. The main campus is located in the city of Heredia. It is one of five public universities in the country and the second most prestigious. More than 12,000 students study at its main campus. In addition to undergraduate programs, it offers 16 Master of Arts degrees and is strong in ecology, sociology and education related coursework.

    UNA offers more than 65 graduate and postgraduate degree programs in various fields, such as natural sciences, earth and marine sciences, education, social sciences, health sciences, philosophy, literature and arts

    About

    Universidad Nacional Costa Rica is a public university in the Republic of Costa Rica, in Central America. The main campus is located in the city of Heredia. It is one of five public universities in the country and the second most prestigious. More than 12,000 students study at its main campus. In addition to undergraduate programs, it offers 16 Master of Arts degrees and is strong in ecology, sociology and education related coursework.

    UNA offers more than 65 graduate and postgraduate degree programs in various fields, such as natural sciences, earth and marine sciences, education, social sciences, health sciences, philosophy, literature and arts

    University highlights

    Universidad Nacional Costa Rica is one of the top Public universities in Heredia, Costa Rica. It is ranked #1001-1200 in QS Global World Rankings 2022.

    QS World University Rankings

    • 2014
      #651-700
    • 2015
      # 701+
    • 2016
      #701+
    • 2017
      #701+
    • 2018
      #801-1000
    • 2019
      #751-800
    • 2020
      #801-1000
    • 2021
      #801-1000
    • 2022
      #1001-1200

    Ranking criteria

    9.6
    Academic Reputation
    1.5
    Citations per Faculty
    22.6
    Employer Reputation
    17.9
    Faculty Student Ratio
    3.8
    International Faculty Ratio
    2.9
    International Students Ratio

    Student & Staff

    Total students
    15,585

    %
    %

    International students
    418

    35%
    65%

    Total faculty staff
    1,119

    83
    1036

    Total students
    15,585

    International students
    418

    35%
    65%

    Total faculty staff
    1,119

    1036
    83
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