Established in 1993, Universidad Privada Boliviana (Bolivian Private University, Cochabamba) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large city of Cochabamba (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): La Paz, Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Sucre, Tarija, Oruro. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerio de Educación, Bolivia (Ministry of Education, Bolivia), Universidad Privada Boliviana (UPB) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad Privada Boliviana (UPB) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), 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 24 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Bolivian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. UPB also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.
|Local students Local student||2,500-5,000 US$|
|International students Int'l student||2,500-5,000 US$|
Men and Women (coed)
Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Capitán Ustariz Km. 6.5
+591 (4) 426 8287
Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministerio de Educación, Bolivia
Year of first Accreditation
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