Established in 1721, Universidad Central de Venezuela (Central University of Venezuela) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Caracas (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerio del Poder Popular para Educación Universitaria, Ciencia y Tecnología, Venezuela (Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Technology of Venezuela), Universidad Central de Venezuela (UCV) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad Central de Venezuela (UCV) 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 297 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations.
|Address||Apartado postal 1050 - Ciudad Universitaria
Caracas (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
|T||+58 (212) 605 4050|
|F||+58 (212) 605 4086|
degrees PreBachelor degrees
degrees Bachelor degrees
degrees Master degrees
degrees Doctoral degrees
|Local students Local student||Not reported||Not reported|
|International students Int'l student||Not reported||Not reported|
|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|
|Academic Staff||Not reported|
|Distance Learning||Not reported|
Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministerio del Poder Popular para Educación Universitaria, Ciencia y Tecnología, Venezuela
Not available; please submit a list of official affiliations and memberships to relevant associations and organizations.
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Open Education Consortium
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