#201 Overall Influence

National Autonomous University of Mexico

Public research university in Mexico

From Wikipedia

The National Autonomous University of Mexico is a public research university in Mexico. It ranks highly in world rankings based on the university's extensive research and innovation. It is the largest university in Latin America and has one of the biggest campuses in the world. UNAM's main campus in Mexico City, known as Ciudad Universitaria , is a UNESCO World Heritage site that was designed by some of Mexico's best-known architects of the 20th century. Murals in the main campus were painted by some of the most recognized artists in Mexican history, such as Diego Rivera and David Alfaro Siqueiros. In 2016, it had an acceptance rate of only 8%. UNAM generates a number of strong research publications and patents in diverse areas, such as robotics, computer science, mathematics, physics, human-computer interaction, history, philosophy, among others. All Mexican Nobel laureates are either alumni or faculty of UNAM.

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What is National Autonomous University of Mexico known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#129 World Rank
Literature
#113 World Rank
Philosophy
#238 World Rank
Engineering
#357 World Rank
Biology
#252 World Rank
Mathematics
#189 World Rank
Political Science
#307 World Rank
Physics
#227 World Rank
Law
#301 World Rank
Education
#179 World Rank
Psychology
#409 World Rank
Medical
#153 World Rank
Communications
#518 World Rank
Chemistry
#263 World Rank
History
#83 World Rank
Anthropology
#497 World Rank
Computer Science
#637 World Rank
Business
#308 World Rank
Economics
#212 World Rank
Sociology
#476 World Rank
Religious Studies
#479 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#911 World Rank
Nursing
#542 World Rank
Social Work
#973 World Rank
Criminal Justice

Influential People

Who are National Autonomous University of Mexico's Most influential alumni?

National Autonomous University of Mexico 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Anthropology, Philosophy, and Literature

Sergio Pitol

Mexican politician and writer

Alejandro Adem

Alejandro Adem

Professor in the Department of Mathematics at the University of British Columbia since 2005

Emilio Lozoya Austin

Mexican politician and economist

Yuri Herrera

Yuri Herrera

Mexican writer

John M. Ackerman

John M. Ackerman

Author

Gerald Martin

, British literary critic and biographer

Guido Münch

Mexican astrophysicist

Silvio Zavala

Silvio Zavala

Mexican historian

Carlos Salinas de Gortari

President of Mexico

Veton Surroi

Kosovar politician

Enrique Chagoya

Mexican artist

Romeo Ortega