Universidad Peruana Unión

country rank  17
world rank  4595

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University Overview

Established in 1983, Universidad Peruana Unión (Union Peruvian University) is a private higher education institution located in the rural 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): Juliaca, Tarapoto. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerio de Educación, Peru (Ministry of Education, Peru), Universidad Peruana Unión (UPeU) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 8,000-8,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Adventist religion. Universidad Peruana Unión (UPeU) 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. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Peruvian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution.

University Identity

Name Union Peruvian University
Acronym UPeU
Founded 1983
Motto educat huic vitae et aeternitate

University Location

Address Carretera Central Km. 19.5 Nana - Chaclacayo
Lima (population range: over 5,000,000)
T +51 (1) 359 0060
F +51 (1) 359 0063
Other locations Juliaca, Tarapoto

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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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 60-70%
Admission Office Carretera Central Km.19.5 Nana - Chaclacayo
Lima 51
+51 (1) 3590060
(1) 3590061

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 8,000-8,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation Christian-Adventist Christian-Adventist Seventh Day Adventist - www.adventist.org

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Universidad Peruana Unión's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes


Institutional Accreditation

Ministerio de Educación, Peru

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019