Universidad Católica del Uruguay

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world rank  3622

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University Overview

Established in 1985, Universidad Católica del Uruguay (Catholic University of Uruguay) is a private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Montevideo (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerio de Educación y Cultura, Uruguay (Ministry of Education and Culture, Uruguay), Universidad Católica del Uruguay (UCUDAL) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Universidad Católica del Uruguay (UCUDAL) 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 in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This higher education institution does not have a selective admission policy. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. UCUDAL 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
Name Catholic University of Uruguay
Acronym UCUDAL
Founded 1985 Origins date back to 1882
Motto Veritas Liberabit Vos
The Truth Shall Set You Free (John 8:32)
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address Avenida 8 de Octubre 2738
Montevideo (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
11600 Montevideo
Uruguay
T +598 (2) 487 2717
F +598 (2) 487 0323

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 None
Admission Rate Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office Avenida 8 de octubre 2738
Montevideo 11600
+598 (2) 487 27 17

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 5,000-5,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 1,000-1,499
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
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 Católica del Uruguay'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

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministerio de Educación y Cultura, Uruguay

Affiliations

  • International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU)

Academic Structure

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