The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2012-2013 list the best global universities and are the only international university performance tables to judge world class universities across all of their core missions - teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlook. The top universities rankings employ 13 carefully calibrated performance indicators to provide the most comprehensive and balanced comparisons available, which are trusted by students, academics, university leaders, industry and governments.

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World University Rankings 2012-13: South America

Rank Institution Location Overall score change criteria
158 University of São Paulo Brazil
251-275 State University of Campinas Brazil
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351-400 University of the Andes Colombia
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