Universidad de los Lagos

country rank  12
world rank  3144

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University Overview

Founded in 1964, Universidad de los Lagos (University of Los Lagos) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Osorno (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Los Lagos. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Puerto Montt. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Comisión Nacional de Acreditación, Chile (National Accreditation Commission), Universidad de los Lagos (ULA) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 9,000-9,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad de los Lagos (ULA) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), 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 56 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name University of Los Lagos
Acronym ULA
Founded 1964
Colours Ochre, red and green

University Location

Address Lord Cochrane Nº 1046
Osorno (population range: 50,000-249,999)
5290000 Los Lagos
T +56 (64) 333 510
F +56 (64) 333 543
Other locations Puerto Montt

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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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 Office of International Affairs, Lord Cochran 1046
Osorno 5290000
+56 (64) 333 510

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 9,000-9,999
Academic Staff 900-999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Universidad de los Lagos's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes


Institutional Accreditation

Comisión Nacional de Acreditación, Chile

Year of first Accreditation


Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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