Yachay Tech University

country rank  53
world rank  10129

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University Overview

Established in 2014, Universidad Yachay Tech (Yachay Tech University) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the rural setting of the medium-sized town of San Miguel de Urcuquí (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Imbabura. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Consejo de Aseguramiento de la Calidad de la Educación Superior del Ecuador (Council for Quality Assurance of Higher Education of Ecuador), Universidad Yachay Tech (Yachay Tech) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad Yachay Tech (Yachay Tech) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 6 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Yachay Tech University
Acronym Yachay Tech
Founded 2014

University Location

Address Hacienda San José s/n
San Miguel de Urcuquí (population range: 10,000-49,999)
T +593 (6) 299 9130
F +593

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 available
Admission Office Hacienda San José s/n
San Miguel de Urcuquí
+593 (6) 299 9130 Ext. 2658

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff 100-199
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Yachay Tech University's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported



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Site last updated: Monday, 18 May 2020