Universidad de Concepción

country rank  5
world rank  1610

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University Overview

Established in 1920, Universidad de Concepción (University of Concepción) is a private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Concepción (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Bio Bio. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Consejo Nacional de Educación, Chile (National Council of Education, Chile), Universidad de Concepción (UdeC) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad de Concepción (UdeC) 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 98 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. UdeC 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.

University Identity

Name
Name University of Concepción
Acronym UdeC
Founded 1920
Motto Por el Desarrollo Libre del Espíritu
For the free development of the spirit
Colours Blue and yellow

University Location

Address Víctor Lamas Nº 1290
Concepción (population range: 250,000-499,999)
4030000 Bio Bio
Chile
T +56 (41) 220 4000
F +56 (41) 222 7455

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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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 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

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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Universidad de Concepción'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

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Consejo Nacional de Educación, Chile


Year of first Accreditation
1927

Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Sunday, 4 February 2018