Playa Ancha University of Educational Sciences

country rank  42
world rank  5709

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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 large city of Valparaíso (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Valparaiso. Officially 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 Chilean 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 73 years old Chilean higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. UPLA also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sports facilities, as well as administrative services.

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University Identity

Name
Acronym UPLA
Founded 1947

University Location

Address Avenida Playa Ancha Nº 850
Valparaíso
Valparaiso
Chile
Tel +56 (32) 250 0100
Fax +56 (32) 228 1136

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
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 8,000-8,999
Academic Staff 700-799
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Playa Ancha University of Educational Sciences's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported

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Academic Structure

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