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Universidad de Santiago de Chile (USACH)

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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The Universidad de Santiago de Chile is one of the nation's largest state universities. Combining a view to the future with a rich heritage of 150 years of educational service, the university's highly trained staffs prepares undergraduate and graduate professionals. In addition, the institution conducts academic research, provides continuing education and technical assistance. It maintains permanent contact with private enterprises and government institutions and carries out scientific, technological and student exchanges with national and international universities. The University is a Higher Education Institution with a long tradition and has played an important role in national development. Created 153 years ago as the Arts and Trade School, it was later united with other educational institutions and diverse provincial branches to form the State Technical University in 1947, becoming the present-day University. Throughout its History an ongoing process of change and transformation to the original technical school has represented it. It continued as a scientific and technological University, taking on the challenge of providing professional instruction for the nation's industrialization. It is a University with diverse undergraduate and graduate programs, additional educational offerings, with an emphasis on academic excellence and humanistic values. The University's is dedicated to a concern for the creation,...
451-460
2014
451-460
2015
471-480
2016
  • 42.1
    Academic Reputation
  • 61.1
    Employer Reputation
201-300
2016
  • 63.8
    Academic Reputation
  • 76.5
    Employer Reputation
  • 50.4
    Citations per Paper
  • 41.4
    H-index Citations
333
2014
291
2015
  • 56.00
    Overall Score
  • 62.3
    Academic Reputation
  • 65.1
    Employer Reputation
  • 34.3
    Citations per Paper
  • 21.5
    H-index Citations
16
2014
16
2015
17
2016
LatAm University Rankings
  • 84.50
    Overall Score
  • 98.9
    Academic Reputation
  • 98
    Employer Reputation
  • 72.6
    Citations per Paper
  • 70.6
    Papers per Faculty
  • 89.1
    International Research Network
  • 54.1
    Faculty Staff with PhD
  • 59.9
    Web Impact
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
1,184
International
35

Number of students

23,401
Postgraduate 6%
Undergraduate 94%

Number of international students

121
Postgraduate 38%
Undergraduate 62%
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The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.