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Universidad de las Regiones Autónomas de la Costa Caribe Nicaragüense

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12

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8248

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Overview

Established in 1993, Universidad de las Regiones Autónomas de la Costa Caribe Nicaragüense (University of the Autonomous Regions of the Nicaraguan Caribbean Coast) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the suburban setting of the medium-sized town of Managua (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), North Caribbean Coast Autonomous Region. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Puerto Cabeza, Nueva Guinea, Las Minas. Officially accredited/recognized by the Consejo Nacional de Universidades, Nicaragua (National Council of Universities, Nicaragua), Universidad de las Regiones Autónomas de la Costa Caribe Nicaragüense (URACCAN) is a very small (enrollment range: 500-999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad de las Regiones Autónomas de la Costa Caribe Nicaragüense (URACCAN) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. This HE institution does not have a selective admission policy. URACCAN 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.

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Location


Address Barrio Ducualí, Puente El Eden, 1 cuadra al este, 2 cuadras al sur; Apartado postal 891
Managua
North Caribbean Coast Autonomous Region
Nicaragua
Population range 10,000-49,999
+505 2248-2119
+505 2248-4685
Other locations Puerto Cabeza, Nueva Guinea, Las Minas

Course Levels and Areas of Studies


Undergraduate Postgraduate

Pre-Bachelor degrees
PreBachelor degrees

Bachelor degrees
Bachelor degrees

Master degrees
Master degrees

Doctoral degree
Doctoral degree

 

 

 

 
Arts & Humanities
Business & Social Sciences
Language & Cultural Studies
Medicine & Health
Engineering
Science & Technology

Important: please contact or visit the Universidad de las Regiones Autónomas de la Costa Caribe Nicaragüense's official website for detailed information on areas of studies and course levels currently offered; the above information matrix is indicative only and may not be up-to-date or complete.

Yearly Tuition Range


Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local students 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)
International students 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)

Important: the above average yearly tuition ranges do not include room, board or other external costs; tuition may vary by area of studies, course level, student nationality or residence and other criteria. Please contact the appropriate Universidad de las Regiones Autónomas de la Costa Caribe Nicaragüense's office for detailed information on yearly tuitions which apply to your specific situation and study interest; the above tuition range information is indicative only and may not be up-to-date or complete.

Admissions


Gender Admission Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Admission Selection None
Admission Rate Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office
Managua
+505

Important: admission policy and acceptance rate may vary by area of studies, course level, student nationality or residence and other criteria. Please contact the appropriate Universidad de las Regiones Autónomas de la Costa Caribe Nicaragüense's Admission Office for detailed information on a specific admission selection policy and acceptance rate; the above University admission information is indicative only and may not be complete or up-to-date.

Size and Profile


Student Enrollment Total Student Enrolment 500-999
Academic Staff Total Faculty and Academic Staff 900-999
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit

Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services


Library University Library Yes Go to Universidad de las Regiones Autónomas de la Costa Caribe Nicaragüense's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes

Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Important: please contact or visit the Universidad de las Regiones Autónomas de la Costa Caribe Nicaragüense's official website for detailed information on facilities and services provided, including the type of scholarships and other financial aids offered to local or international students; the information above is indicative only and may not be complete or up-to-date.

Accreditation and Recognition

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Consejo Nacional de Universidades, Nicaragua



Important: this section is intended to include only those reputable organizations (e.g. Ministries of Higher Education) that have the legal authority to officially recognize, accredit and/or license the Universidad de las Regiones Autónomas de la Costa Caribe Nicaragüense as a whole (institutional accreditation or recognition) or some of its specific courses/programs (programmatic accreditation). Memberships and affiliations to organizations which do not imply any formal, extensive and/or legal process of accreditation or recognition are included in a specific section below. Please report errors and inaccuracies taking into consideration the above criteria.

Affiliations and Memberships

  • Consejo Nacional de Universidades


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