Universidad Nacional Pedro Henríquez Ureña

country rank  8
world rank  6090

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University Overview

Founded in 1966, Universidad Nacional Pedro Henríquez Ureña (Pedro Henríquez Ureña National University) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Santo Domingo (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): La Vega. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerio de Educación Superior, Ciencia y Tecnología, República Dominicana (Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Technology, Dominican Republic), Universidad Nacional Pedro Henríquez Ureña (UNPHU) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 7,000-7,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad Nacional Pedro Henríquez Ureña (UNPHU) 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 in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 53 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 30-40% making this Dominican higher education organization a very selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

University Location

Address Autopista Duarte Km 7 y 1/2
Santo Domingo (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
1000 Santo Domingo
Dominican Republic
T +1 (809) 540 0422
F +1 (809) 540 0425
Other locations La Vega

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 30-40%
Admission Office Autopista Duarte Km 7 y 1/2
Santo Domingo 1000
+1 (809) 540 0422

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 7,000-7,999
Academic Staff 1,000-1,499
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Universidad Nacional Pedro Henríquez Ureña's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Ministerio de Educación Superior, Ciencia y Tecnología, República Dominicana


Year of first Accreditation

1966

Memberships and Affiliations

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019