Universidad Nacional de Loja

country rank  21
world rank  6568

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University Overview

Established in 1859, Universidad Nacional de Loja (National University of Loja) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Loja (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Zapotillo, Santa Rosa, Quito, Cuenca. 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 Nacional de Loja (UNL) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad Nacional de Loja (UNL) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This higher education institution does not have a selective admission policy. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. UNL 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, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name
Name National University of Loja
Acronym UNL
Founded 1859
Motto In Thesavris Sapientiae Glorificatio Vitae
Colours Green, red, yellow and white

University Location

Address Ciudad Universitaria Guillermo Falconí Espinosa La Argelia
Loja (population range: 50,000-249,999)
11-0110-35 Loja
Ecuador
T +593 (7) 254 7252
F +593 (7) 254 6075
Other locations Zapotillo, Santa Rosa, Quito, Cuenca

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
Int'l student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection None
Admission Rate Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office Ciudad Universitaria Guillermo Falconí Espinosa La Argelia
Loja 11-0110-35
+593
(7) 254 7236

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 900-999
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Universidad Nacional de Loja's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Consejo de Evaluación, Acreditación y Aseguramiento de la Calidad de la Educación Superior del Ecuador


Year of first Accreditation
2010

Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 16 January 2018