Université de Port-au-Prince

country rank  10
world rank  12334

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University Overview

Established in 1983, Université de Port-au-Prince (Port-au-Prince University) is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Port-au-Prince (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), West Department. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministre de l'Éducation Nationale et de la Formation Professionnelle, Haiti (Ministry of National Education and Vocational Training, Haiti), Université de Port-au-Prince (UP) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Université de Port-au-Prince (UP) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 35 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations.

University Identity

Name Port-au-Prince University
Acronym UP
Founded 1983
Motto Excellence à votre portée
Colours Blue and yelllow

University Location

Address 14, Rue Duncombe
Port-au-Prince (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
West Department
T +509 2245 0656
F +509

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Not reported
Int'l student 2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
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 Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office 5, Rue Duncombe
Port-au-Prince 854
+509 3245 0414

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range under-50
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type For-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Not reported
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Ministre de l'Éducation Nationale et de la Formation Professionnelle, Haiti

Year of first Accreditation


Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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Video Presentation

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Errors and Update

Site last updated: Thursday, 7 March 2019