Basic research projects

This institution is responsible for a third of the scientific publications and also for the implementation of a high percentage of competitive research projects in most academic fields, including basic sciences, technologies, humanities, social sciences and arts.

  • Publications: 13.201 scientific publications in international journals (WOS) from 2017 to 2021
  • 3.029  articles generated in 2021
  • Basic Research Projects: 121 projects financed by the National Fund for Science & Technology Development (FONDECYT) Regular of the National Commission for Science and Technology (CONICYT) in 2024.
  • Rankings:
    • First university of the country and 4 in South America (Ranking Nature Index, 2023)
    • 8 in Latin america in production and impact of scientific publications and 448 in the world (Rancking Scimagoir 2021)