Universidad de Los Hemisferios

country rank  54
world rank  10228

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University Overview

Established in 2004, Universidad de Los Hemisferios (University of the Hemispheres) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large city of Quito (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Pichincha. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Consejo de Aseguramiento de la Calidad de la Educación Superior del Ecuador (Council for Quality Assurance of Higher Education of Ecuador), Universidad de Los Hemisferios (UDLH) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 250-499 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Universidad de Los Hemisferios (UDLH) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 16 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name University of the Hemispheres
Acronym UDLH
Founded 2004
Colours Blue, yellow and white

University Location

Address Paseo de la Universidad Nro. 300
Quito (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
T +593 (2) 382 8670
F +593 (2) 246 6105

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
Not reported
Not reported Not reported

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
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Paseo de la Universidad no. 300 y Juan Díaz
+593 (2) 382 8670
1700 843647

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 250-499
Academic Staff 50-99
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Catholic Christian-Catholic Opus Dei - www.opusdei.org

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Universidad de Los Hemisferios's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Consejo de Aseguramiento de la Calidad de la Educación Superior del Ecuador

Year of first Accreditation


Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure


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