Universidad Nacional de Ingeniería

country rank  4
world rank  2539

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University Overview

Founded in 1876, Universidad Nacional de Ingeniería (National University of Engineering, Peru) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the metropolis of Lima (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): San Borja, La Molina. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerio de Educación, Peru (Ministry of Education, Peru), Universidad Nacional de Ingeniería (UNI) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Universidad Nacional de Ingeniería (UNI) 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, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 142 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 0-10% making this Peruvian higher education organization a most selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name National University of Engineering, Peru
Acronym UNI
Founded 1876
Motto Scientia et Labor
Science and Work

University Location

Address Avenida Túpac Amaru No 210
Lima (population range: over 5,000,000)
T +51 (1) 481 9842
F +51 (1) 481 9842
Other locations San Borja, La Molina

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

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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 Admission Rate 0-10%
Admission Office Av. Tupac Amaru 210 - Rimac
+51 482-1167

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 1,500-1,999
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Catholic Christian-Catholic

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Universidad Nacional de Ingeniería'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, Peru

Year of first Accreditation

Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET)
  • Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA)


  • Asociación de Universidades del Perú
  • (ASUP)
  • Alianza Estratégica de la Universidad Peruana (AE)
  • Asociación Nacional de Universidades Publicas del Peru (ANUPP)

Academic Structure


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Site last updated: Saturday, 10 March 2018