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), Metropolitan Region. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Consejo Nacional de Educación, Chile (National Council of Education, Chile), Universidad Metropolitana de Ciencias de la Educación (UMCE) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 6,000-6,999 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 129 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. UMCE 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.
|Name||Universidad Metropolitana de Ciencias de la Educación|
|Name||Metropolitan University of Educational Sciences|
|Motto||Veritas Humanitatis Lux
The Truth of Humanity Light
|Address||Avenida José Pedro Alessandri Nº 774
Santiago (population range: over 5,000,000)
|T||+56 (2) 241 2400|
|F||+56 (2) 239 3932|
|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|
|Campus Setting||Not reported|
Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Consejo Nacional de Educación, Chile
Year of first Accreditation
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