Established in 1971, Universidad Técnica Particular de Loja (Technical University of Loja) is a private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Loja (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Consejo de Evaluación, Acreditación y Aseguramiento de la Calidad de la Educación Superior del Ecuador (Council of Evaluation, Accreditation and Quality Assurance in Higher Education of Ecuador), Universidad Técnica Particular de Loja (UTPL) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Universidad Técnica Particular de Loja (UTPL) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 46 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Ecuadorian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. UTPL also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
|Local students Local student||0-1,000 US$|
|International students Int'l student||1,000-2,500 US$|
Men and Women (coed)
Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Yes, based on entrance examinations
San Cayetano Alto, Av. Marcelino Champagnat y Paris
+593 (7) 257 275
Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Consejo de Evaluación, Acreditación y Aseguramiento de la Calidad de la Educación Superior del Ecuador
Year of first Accreditation
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