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Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (UC)

  • QS World University Rankings
    135
  • StatusPrivate
  • Research OutputVery High
  • Student/Faculty Ratio12
  • ScholarshipsYes
  • International Students1,072
  • SizeL
  • Total Faculty2,343

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PUC was born with the mission of serving Chile in the creation of intellectual capital. From the beginning it has sought to give a solid education, rooted in science, arts and humanities, so that  students are not only scientifically and technically trained, but also open to the various dimensions of human, social and personal responsibilities arising from the development of a society.

With 130 years of excellence and tradition, the university is placed among the 150 best universities in the world and first at a regional level according QS ranking; it receives the highest number of university applicants among Chilean universities.  

Today the university has an enrollment of more than 25,000 undergraduate students. 

PUC, as a pioneering institution in research and innovation, is one of the most important universities in Chile, developing 25% of higher education research in the country. This leadership in research and graduate programmes has made a significant impact on cultural and scientific society in Chile, contributing to study in several areas of knowledge including social sciences, natural sciences, health, economy, agriculture, philosophy, theology, arts and letters, creating a stimulating educational and intellectual environment.

About

PUC was born with the mission of serving Chile in the creation of intellectual capital. From the beginning it has sought to give a solid education, rooted in science, arts and humanities, so that  students are not only scientifically and technically trained, but also open to the various dimensions of human, social and personal responsibilities arising from the development of a society.

With 130 years of excellence and tradition, the university is placed among the 150 best universities in the world and first at a regional level according QS ranking; it receives the highest number of university applicants among Chilean universities.  

Today the university has an enrollment of more than 25,000 undergraduate students. 

PUC, as a pioneering institution in research and innovation, is one of the most important universities in Chile, developing 25% of higher education research in the country. This leadership in research and graduate programmes has made a significant impact on cultural and scientific society in Chile, contributing to study in several areas of knowledge including social sciences, natural sciences, health, economy, agriculture, philosophy, theology, arts and letters, creating a stimulating educational and intellectual environment.

University highlights

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (UC) is one of the top Private universities in Santiago, Chile. It is ranked #135 in QS Global World Rankings 2022.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2012
    #195
  • 2014
    #166
  • 2015
    #=167
  • 2016
    #170
  • 2017
    #147
  • 2018
    #=137
  • 2019
    #=132
  • 2020
    #127
  • 2021
    #121
  • 2022
    #135

Ranking criteria

53.6
Overall
89.6
Academic Reputation
14
Citations per Faculty
97.6
Employer Reputation
22.4
Faculty Student Ratio
6.5
International Faculty Ratio
3.8
International Students Ratio

Student & Staff

Total students
29,273

14%
86%

International students
1,072

66%
34%

Total faculty staff
2,343

235
2108

Total students
29,273

14%
86%

International students
1,072

66%
34%

Total faculty staff
2,343

2108
235

Scholarships

Yes
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