Universidad Metropolitana de Ciencias de la Educación

country rank  38
world rank  5813

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University Overview

Established in 1889, Universidad Metropolitana de Ciencias de la Educación (Metropolitan University of Educational Sciences) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the metropolis of Santiago (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants), Region Metropolitana de Santiago. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Comisión Nacional de Acreditación, Chile (National Accreditation Commission), Universidad Metropolitana de Ciencias de la Educación (UMCE) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad Metropolitana de Ciencias de la Educación (UMCE) 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 130 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations.

University Identity

Name
Name Metropolitan University of Educational Sciences
Acronym UMCE
Founded 1889
Motto Veritas Humanitatis Lux
The Truth of Humanity Light

University Location

Address Avenida José Pedro Alessandri Nº 774
Santiago (population range: over 5,000,000)
Region Metropolitana de Santiago
Chile
T +56 (2) 241 2400
F +56 (2) 239 3932

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student Not reported Not reported
Int'l student Not reported Not reported

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
Admission Office

+56

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 4,000-4,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 500-599
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Universidad Metropolitana de Ciencias de la Educación'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

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Comisión Nacional de Acreditación, Chile


Year of first Accreditation

1985

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Social Media

Online Courses

Universidad Metropolitana de Ciencias de la Educación's iTunes U channel iTunes U

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Universidad Metropolitana de Ciencias de la Educación's open courseware Open Education Consortium

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Video Presentation

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Site last updated: Monday, 18 February 2019