The study house is one of the two best in Latin America according to the classification of the QS World University Rankings 2021.
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The National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) returned to the group from the list of the 100 best universities in the world QS World University Rankings 2021. The institution was ranked along with the one of the two best universities in Ibero-America University of Buenos Aires.
The study house received 93.3 out of 100 points in the indicator for academic prestige and 90.9 in the indicator prestige with employers. UNAM improved three positions last year from 103 to 100 and showed sustainable progress in the ranking by improving 75 positions since 2016, as reported in a bulletin.
The first four positions were occupied by American schools: the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Stanford University, Harvard University and the California Institute of Technology, while the English University of Oxford ranked fifth.
A record of 26 Asian universities was also placed within the first 100 in this issue of the QS World University Rankings, Of particular note is the National University of Singapore, which is in eleventh place. In this list publication, 5,500 universities were rated.