|Name of the ranking (in English)||La Tercera-Qué Pasa University Ranking|
|Name of the ranking (in original)||La Tercera-Qué Pasa Ranking de Universidades (it used to be Qué Pasa University Ranking before)|
|Scope of the ranking||general ranking, ranking by subject|
|Website of the ranking||https://especiales.latercera.com/ranking-universidades-2021|
|First year of publication||2000|
|Most recent year of publication||2021|
|Date of last update||2023-05-05|
|Ranking organization||La Tercera|
The aim of La Tercera-Qué Pasa University Ranking is to provide information that helps young people and their families to make an informed decision about their studies. The ranking considers indicators grouped in five dimensions:
Employers’ reputation – 40%
This indicator considers the perception of quality and level of knowledge that employers grant to universities. Executives who directly or indirectly decide on the hiring of future professionals are asked to evaluate the universities.
Management – 15%
Quality of academic staff – 15%
Percentage of academic staff with a doctorate and percentage of academic staff with a master’s degree and medical specialties.
Quality of students – 15%
Research quality – 15%
Rankings by subject consider TOP10 universities in each out of nine subjects: Architecture, Law, Industrial Civil Engineering, Commercial Engineering, Medicine, Odontology, Journalism, Psychology, Nursing. The data for the universities which go beyond TOP10 are published under the TOP10 list for a particular subject.