Universidad de Buenos Aires

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world rank  218

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University Overview

Established in 1821, Universidad de Buenos Aires (University of Buenos Aires) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Buenos Aires (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), City of Buenos Aires. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerio de Educación, Cultura, Ciencia y Tecnología, Argentina (Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Technology, Argentina), Universidad de Buenos Aires (UBA) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad de Buenos Aires (UBA) 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. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name University of Buenos Aires
Acronym UBA
Founded 1821
Motto Argentum virtus robur et studium
Argentine Virtue is Strength and Study

University Location

Address Viamonte 430/444 y Reconquista 694
Buenos Aires (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
C1053 City of Buenos Aires
T +54 (11) 4510 1100
F +54 (11) 4511 8105

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office


Size and Profile

Student Enrollment over-45,000
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Quarters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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


Institutional Accreditation

Ministerio de Educación, Cultura, Ciencia y Tecnología, Argentina

Year of first Accreditation


Memberships and Affiliations

  • International Forum of Public Universities (IFPU)

Academic Structure


Social Media


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Online Courses

iTunes U

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Open Education Consortium

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Site last updated: Monday, 14 October 2019