Established in 1928, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso (Pontifical Catholic University of Valparaíso) is a private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Valparaíso (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Valparaiso. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Viña del Mar, Quillota, Quintero. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Consejo Nacional de Educación, Chile (National Council of Education, Chile), Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso (PUCV) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso (PUCV) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as 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 89 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. PUCV also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
|Address||Avenida Brasil 2950
Valparaíso (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
|T||+56 (32) 277 3901|
|F||+56 (32) 277 3910|
|Other locations||Viña del Mar, Quillota, Quintero|
|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|
|Admission Office||Avenida Brasil 2950
+56 (32) 227 3252
|Entity Type||Not reported|
Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Consejo Nacional de Educación, Chile
Year of first Accreditation
Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations
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