National University of Mar del Plata

country rank  10
world rank  2053

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University Overview

Founded in 1975, Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata (National University of Mar del Plata) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Mar del Plata (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Buenos Aires. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Balcarce. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerio de Educación, Argentina (Ministry of Education, Argentina), Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata (UNMdP) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata (UNMdP) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 44 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name National University of Mar del Plata
Acronym UNMdP
Founded 1975

University Location

Address Avenida Juan Bautista Alberdi 2695
Mar del Plata (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
B7600 Buenos Aires
T +54 (223) 492 1705
F +54 (223) 492 1707
Other locations Balcarce

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Int'l student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Funes 3350
Mar del Plata B7600
+54 (223) 475 2929

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 3,500-3,999
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Quarters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministerio de Educación, Argentina

Year of first Accreditation


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Site last updated: Monday, 5 August 2019