The National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) is in position 100 of the best universities in the world, according to the count made by QS Top Universities.
UNAM is the only educational entity in the country that appears on the list.
For Latin America, only the University of Buenos Aires appears, in position 66.
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Stanford University and Harvard University are, respectively, the best institutions in the world, according to the ranking.
These are followed by the California Institute of Technology, the University of Oxford, the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, the University of Cambridge, the Imperial College of London, the University of Chicago and the University College of London.
The United States is the country with the highest number of universities, with 27. It is followed by Great Britain, with 18.