Universidad Peruana Los Andes

country rank  31
world rank  6004

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Founded in 1983, Universidad Peruana Los Andes (Los Andes Peruvian University) is a private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Huancayo (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Junin. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerio de Educación, Peru (Ministry of Education, Peru), Universidad Peruana Los Andes (UPLA) is a coeducational higher education institution. Universidad Peruana Los Andes (UPLA) 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 35 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations.

University Identity

Name Los Andes Peruvian University
Acronym UPLA
Founded 1983
Motto Hacia la Excelencia Académica
Towards academic excellency
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address Avenida Giráldez 230
Huancayo (population range: 250,000-499,999)
T +51 (64) 224 479
F +51 (64) 223 848

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 Not reported
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Not reported
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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


Institutional Accreditation

Ministerio de Educación, Peru

Memberships and Affiliations

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019