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Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (UC)

  • QS World University Rankings
    121
  • StatusPrivate
  • Research OutputVery High
  • Student/Faculty Ratio12
  • ScholarshipsYes
  • International Students1,063
  • SizeL
  • Total Faculty2,343

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The Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (UC) was founded on June 21, 1888, to offer training in traditional professions and in technological and practical fields such as business, accounting, chemistry, and electricity. On February 11, 1930, Pope Pius XI declared it a Pontifical University, and in 1931 it was granted full academic autonomy by the Chilean government. It is a private (but with some public support), urban, multi-campus university. It is one of six Catholic universities, and one of 25 institutions within the Chilean university system. Its 18 Faculties are distributed on four campuses in Santiago and one regional campus located in southern Chile. The technical training centers affiliated with the University are: DUOC, the Rural Life Foundations, the Baviera Foundation, the Catechetical Home and the San Fidel Seminary. These centers carry out technical-academic extension activities in rural and agricultural areas.

About

The Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (UC) was founded on June 21, 1888, to offer training in traditional professions and in technological and practical fields such as business, accounting, chemistry, and electricity. On February 11, 1930, Pope Pius XI declared it a Pontifical University, and in 1931 it was granted full academic autonomy by the Chilean government. It is a private (but with some public support), urban, multi-campus university. It is one of six Catholic universities, and one of 25 institutions within the Chilean university system. Its 18 Faculties are distributed on four campuses in Santiago and one regional campus located in southern Chile. The technical training centers affiliated with the University are: DUOC, the Rural Life Foundations, the Baviera Foundation, the Catechetical Home and the San Fidel Seminary. These centers carry out technical-academic extension activities in rural and agricultural areas.

University highlights

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (UC) is one of the top Private universities in Santiago, Chile. It is ranked #121 in QS Global World Rankings 2021.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2012
    #195
  • 2013
    #166
  • 2014
    #=167
  • 2015
    #170
  • 2016
    #147
  • 2018
    #=137
  • 2019
    #=132
  • 2020
    #127
  • 2021
    #121

Ranking criteria

53.8
Overall
87.7
Academic Reputation
96.4
Employer Reputation
24.2
Faculty Student Ratio
14.1
Citations per Faculty
18.6
International Faculty Ratio
3.9
International Students Ratio

Student & Staff

Total students
29,249

15%
85%

International students
1,063

68%
32%

Total faculty staff
2,343

235
2108

Total students
29,249

15%
85%

International students
1,063

68%
32%

Total faculty staff
2,343

2108
235

Scholarships

Yes
The Scholarships above offer some form of financial aid to prospective students. Please always check the specific requirements and restrictions on scholarship availability.
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