Universidad Autónoma Tomás Frías

country rank  13
world rank  8561

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University Overview

Established in 1892, Universidad Autónoma Tomás Frías (Autonomous University Tomás Frías) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the large town of Potosí (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Potosi. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerio de Educación, Bolivia (Ministry of Education, Bolivia), Universidad Autónoma Tomás Frías (UATF) is a coeducational higher education institution. Universidad Autónoma Tomás Frías (UATF) 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 125 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. UATF 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.

University Identity

Name Autonomous University Tomás Frías
Acronym UATF
Founded 1892

University Location

Address Avenida Cívica y Calle Serrudo
Potosí (population range: 50,000-249,999)
T +591 (2) 622 7300
F +591 (2) 622 6663

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Local student Not reported Not reported
Int'l student Not reported Not reported

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 Not reported
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Not reported
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Universidad Autónoma Tomás Frías's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministerio de Educación, Bolivia


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