Universidad de Playa Ancha de Ciencias de la Educacion

country rank  36
world rank  5617

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University Overview

Founded in 1947, Universidad de Playa Ancha de Ciencias de la Educacion (Playa Ancha University of Educational Sciences) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the medium-sized city of Valparaíso (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Valparaiso. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Comisión Nacional de Acreditación, Chile (National Accreditation Commission), Universidad de Playa Ancha de Ciencias de la Educacion (UPLA) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 8,000-8,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad de Playa Ancha de Ciencias de la Educacion (UPLA) 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 72 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations.

University Identity

University Location

Address Avenida Playa Ancha Nº 850
Valparaíso (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
Valparaiso
Chile
T +56 (32) 250 0100
F +56 (32) 228 1136

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 8,000-8,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 700-799
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
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
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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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Sunday, 21 April 2019