Universidad Catolica de Honduras

country rank 6
world rank 7577

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University Overview

Founded in 1993, Universidad Catolica de Honduras (Catholic University of Honduras) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Tegucigalpa (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Francisco Morazan. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): San Pedro Sula, La Ceiba, Santa Rosa de Copan, Siguatepeque, Juticalpa, Choluteca, Danli. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Secretaría de Educación de Honduras (Ministry of Education of Honduras), Universidad Catolica de Honduras (UNICAH) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Universidad Catolica de Honduras (UNICAH) 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. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this Honduran higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UNICAH 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, as well as administrative services.

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University Identity

University Name(s)

Catholic University of Honduras



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University Location

Bo. Casamata Calle el Seminario 1143
Tegucigalpa (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
01143 Francisco Morazan Honduras

T +504 238 6794

F +504 238 6797

Other locations
San Pedro Sula, La Ceiba, Santa Rosa de Copan, Siguatepeque, Juticalpa, Choluteca, Danli

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Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Local student0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
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Int'l student0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
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University Admissions

Gender Admission
Men and Women (coed)

International Students
Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission

Admission Selection
Yes, based on entrance examinations

Admission Rate
Admission Rate 80-90%

Admission Office
Barrio Casamata Calle el Seminario
Tegucigalpa 01143
+504 238 6794

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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment
Total Enrolment Range 10,000-14,999

Academic Staff
Total Faculty Range 700-799

Control Type
Control Type Private

Entity Type
Entity Type Non-Profit

Academic Calendar
Academic Calendar Trimesters

Campus Setting
Campus Setting Urban

Religious Affiliation
Christian-Catholic Christian-Catholic

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Facilities and Services

University Library Yes Go to Universidad Catolica de Honduras's Library

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Sport Facilities
University Sport Facilities Yes

Financial Aids
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Study Abroad
Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes

Distance Learning
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Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Secretaría de Educación de Honduras

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  • International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU)

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Academic Structure

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