Founded in 1888, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (Pontifical Catholic University of Chile) is a private higher education institution located in the metropolis of Santiago (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants), Metropolitan Region. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Consejo Nacional de Educación, Chile (National Council of Education, Chile), Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (PUC) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (PUC) 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 129 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations.
|Address||Avenida Libertador Bernardo O'Higgins Nº 340
Santiago (population range: over 5,000,000)
|T||+56 (2) 222 4516|
|F||+56 (2) 354 2739|
|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|
|Entity Type||Not reported|
|Campus Setting||Not reported|
Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Consejo Nacional de Educación, Chile
Year of first Accreditation
Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations
Not available; please submit a list of official first level academic divisions such as faculties, departments etc.
Open Education Consortium
Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile'sopen courseware for free video lectures and course materials
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