Founded in 1931, the Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María (Federico Santa María Technical University) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Valparaíso (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Valparaiso. This institution also has branch campuses in Santiago, Concepcion, Viña del Mar and Guayaquil (Ecuador). Officially recognized by the Comisión Nacional de Acreditación, Chile (National Accreditation Commission), Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María (UTFSM) is a large-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational Chilean higher education institution. Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María (UTFSM) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor's degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor's degrees, master's degrees and doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. This 91-year-old Chilean higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic records and grades. The acceptance rate range is 90-99% making this Chilean higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UTFSM also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.
|Address||Avenida España Nº 1680
|+56 (32) 265 4000|
|+56 (32) 279 7497|
|Other locations||Santiago, Concepcion, Viña del Mar and Guayaquil (Ecuador)|
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The following Federico Santa María Technical University's Study Areas/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main fields of study and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify Federico Santa María Technical University's academic range and degree level offering.
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uniRank publishes below some basic Federico Santa María Technical University's admission information.
This institution admits Men and Women (coed).
Has Federico Santa María Technical University a selective admission policy? Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic records and grades.
Federico Santa María Technical University's acceptance rate range is 90-99% making this institution a least selective higher education institution.
International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.Federico Santa María Technical University has more than 600 international students.
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uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for Federico Santa María Technical University.
Federico Santa María Technical University has an enrollment range of 20,000-24,999 students making it a large-sized institution.
This institution has a range of 700-799 academic employees (Faculty).
Federico Santa María Technical University is a private higher education institution.
Federico Santa María Technical University is a non-profit higher education institution.
This institution's main campus is located in a Urban setting.
This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.
Federico Santa María Technical University does not have any religious affiliation.
uniRank provides below an overview of Federico Santa María Technical University's main facilities:
This institution provides housing services such as on-campus residences or dormitories.
This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.
uniRank provides below an overview of Federico Santa María Technical University's main services:
This institution offers one or more of the following financial aid for eligible students: scholarships, grants, loans, tuition waivers, emergency financial aid etc.
This institution offers study abroad and exchange program opportunities for its students.
This institution offers career counseling, career assessments, job and internship postings, career events, alumni networking or other career-related services to assist students transition successfully from academic life to professional life.
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Federico Santa María Technical University is legally recognized and/or accredited by: Comisión Nacional de Acreditación, Chile
Year of first Recognition or Accreditation
uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María 's programmatic accreditations; feel free to submit any relevant missing specialized accreditations.
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uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María 's affiliations and memberships; feel free to submit any relevant missing higher education-related organizations this university is affiliated with.
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Academic divisions can provide valuable insights into the range of disciplines and study areas a University focuses on and the institution's level of specialization. Generalist Universities typically offer a wide range of academic programs and have many academic divisions and subdivisions across different disciplines, while Specialized Universities tend to focus on a narrower range of programs within a specific field or industry and have fewer academic divisions and a simplified organizational structure.
uniRank provides below a structural diagram of the first-level academic divisions of the Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María 's organizational structure; feel free to submit any relevant missing division.
This higher education institution is not a member of the Open Education Global (OEGlobal) organization that is developing, implementing and supporting free open education and free online courses. View a list of Open Education Global members by country.
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