Costa Rica

Business Schools ranking in Costa Rica

Latin America

Higher educational institutions in Costa Rica fall into several categories: state universities, private universities, and Para universities, both state and private. In the category of state institutions there are four primary universities: the University of Costa Rica, the National University the State University at Distance and the Technical Institute of San Jose.

Eduniversal Ranking in Costa Rica
Business Schools with 5 palms: 0
Business Schools with 4 palms: 1
Business Schools with 3 palms: 0
Business Schools with 2 palms: 1
Business Schools with 1 palm: 0

Scholarships for Studying in Costa Rica:

- CEA SCHOLARSHIP offers scholarships each term and gives away over 200.000 USD in grants to students studying abroad each fall of the year. Website links:

Participants in an international internship program of 3 months or longer with start dates between May and August are eligible for a scholarship of $250. Scholarship recipients will be selected based on a short essay. To know if you are eligible for the scholarship, go on this site:

Useful websites for Study in Costa Rica:


4 Palmes Of Excellence - TOP business school with significant international influence

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Palmes league
Dean’s recommendation
rate 2017

INCAE Business School (2)

1 268‰

2 Palmes Of Excellence - GOOD business school with strong regional influence

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Palmes league
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Universidad de Costa Rica Escuela de Administración de Negocios

1 50‰

(2) The league downward for this institution has been approved in 2017 by the Eduniversal International Scientific Committee


  • Faculty of Business Studies-Universidad Latina de Costa Rica
  • Instituto Tecnologico de Costa Rica