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Asunción Campus, Asunción Paraguay
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      Autonomous University of Asuncion offers a wide variety of undergraduate programs, from computer engineering, to dentistry to journalism.
      If you’re an international student who’s interested in studying at Autonomous University of Asuncion, you should submit the required documents either in person, or by someone else whom you’ve given authorization to do so. You’ll need to include a photocopy of your ID, as well as the payment of the tuition fees.
      There is also special funding available for those who wish to study at Autonomous University of Asuncion at undergraduate level. Full-tuition fellowships are awarded by the Itaipú Binational Body for students who come from fellow universities or institutions with which Autonomous University of Asuncion has an agreement. Other forms of scholarships and financial grants are awarded for:

      • Social financial support,
      • Academic merit,
      • Sports merit,
      • Internship at Autonomous University of Asuncion,
      • Research,
      • Artistic-cultural


      For further information about scholarships and other entry requirements, you should refer to the university’s handbook, or fill out a scholarship application form.

      https://www.uaa.edu.py/becas


      LONG DISTANCE EDUCATION

      Advantage

      The Autonomous University of Asunción being the leader in Paraguay in the implementation of this modality:

      • It offers greater possibilities of accessing knowledge, developing skills, competencies and attitudes, as well as expanding professional and academic relationships.
      • Overcome geographic, social, religious and cultural barriers, lack of educational infrastructure, and personal restrictions.
      • Develop a spirit of improvement and tenacity, keys in professional life.
      • It allows students to organize their time and learning strategies, in an autonomous way with the support of tutor teachers.
      • It offers each student the possibility of entering the university's website to access free contacts with professors, a virtual library, the courses in which they are enrolled, and maintain contact with other teaching students who are online.
      • It guarantees the availability of a staff of qualified teachers, who prepare the modules, develop the tutorials, receive and correct the exams.


      Values

      Through Distance Education it is possible:

      • Equal opportunities, access to higher education, for those who for various reasons cannot attend university in person.
      • The relevance, adapting education to the situations and changes of the modern world.
      • The constant updating and continuous training of people in different areas of knowledge.
      • The formation of competencies required for professional performance.
      • Personalized education: the student is in control of what, how, when and where to learn, allowing them to reach knowledge through personal activity.
      • The use of active methodologies, where the student is the protagonist of their own learning.
      • The development of self-discipline, by having enough perseverance to gradually advance in the study of the proposed resources.
      • Innovation, to respond to the educational needs of the public.
      • The roots of the student in his community and in the globalized world.

      https://www.uaa.edu.py/carreras/distancia


      National accreditations

      The Law degree was accredited by ANEAES (National Agency for the Evaluation and Accreditation of Higher Education), in December 2012. And accredited for the second time for the period Start: 10/15/2018 End: 10/15/2023; Resolution No. 355/2018.

      The Dentistry career was accredited by the ANEAES (National Agency for the Evaluation and Accreditation of Higher Education), in June 2013. And accredited for the second time for the period Start: 10/15/2018 End: 10/15/2023; Resolution No. 357/2018.

      The Nutrition career was accredited by the ANEAES (National Agency for Evaluation and Accreditation of Higher Education), in June 2017, period Start: 06/05/2017 End: 06/05/2022; Resolution No. 154/2017.

      The Accounting career was accredited by the ANEAES (National Agency for the Evaluation and Accreditation of Higher Education), in December 2017, period Start: 12/22/2017 End: 12/22/2022; Resolution No. 490/2017.

      The Computer Science degree was accredited by the ANEAES (National Agency for the Evaluation and Accreditation of Higher Education), in August 2017.

      The Computer Engineering career was accredited by the ANEAES (National Agency for the Evaluation and Accreditation of Higher Education), in September 2017, the period Start: 09/19/2017 End: 09/19/2022; Resolution No. 317/2017.

      The Bachelor of Administration career was accredited by the ANEAES (National Agency for the Evaluation and Accreditation of Higher Education), in December 2018, for the period Start: 12/10/2018 End: 12/10/2023; Resolution No. 465/2018.


      International accreditation

      The University is the first in Paraguay to obtain international recognition for its business degrees from the Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences (FACEYE) by a United States accreditation body. The certification was announced in May 2015.

      The Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), a quality certification body in the United States, communicated to the Autonomous University of Asunción (UAA) that their business careers comply with the quality standards required by the body, therefore granted an accreditation of international quality to the Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences (FACEYE), thus being the first and only institution in Paraguay to achieve this recognition.


      Teachers

      The Autonomous University of Asunción (UAA) knows that academic success finds its cornerstone in a qualified body of professors, researchers, and national and international collaborators. Within the university teaching staff there are Paraguayan, Argentine, Korean, Brazilian, Uruguayan, Spanish, Cuban, Bolivian, Peruvian, Chilean, Ukrainian, Polish, etc. professors and collaborators, who are experts in their respective areas of knowledge and combine the university teaching with research and publication of articles in indexed journals.

      Autonomous University of Asuncion is a modern university, equipped with an outstanding infrastructure and resources to create a pleasant and exciting study, research and work environment.

      The Josefina Plá Auditorium and Ramón Zubizarreta Auditorium are used for various events and meetings, including congresses, conferences, faculty meetings and national and international symposiums. Autonomous University of Asuncion has a large library which is equipped with designated rooms for both independent and group research study. It also has computer science laboratories for supervised practices, radio and TV studios, photography labs, a medical center, dental clinic, faculty room and air-conditioned classrooms with round tables to aid practical classroom discussions.

      For those who have a passion for sport, Autonomous University of Asuncion has its own sports campus located at Lambaré. With four soccer pitches, a basketball court, handball court, two grass volleyball courts, a beach volleyball court, futsal pitch, two swimming pools, an Olympic-sized swimming pool, a multipurpose room, a barbecue room and other additional facilities, including a canteen and changing rooms, there’s definitely something for everyone to enjoy. Autonomous University of Asuncion is also the only South American Institution that holds the FIFA futsal senior male category championship.


      As well as outstanding services and facilities at Autonomous University of Asuncion, the city of Asuncion also has much to offer.

      It’s everything that a modern and open-minded city should be, for both locals and visitors. With its abundance of five-star hotels, pubs, restaurants, cafés, bars, clubs and stores, Asuncion is a very cosmopolitan and multicultural city.

      It’s also easy to travel to and from other cities in Latin America, including Buenos Aires, Sao Paolo, Lima, La Paz and Santiago de Chile.


      Admissions to study at Autonomous University of Asuncion vary between undergraduate and postgraduate courses, as well as between departments.

      If you’re interested in studying at Autonomous University of Asuncion, click here.


      Autonomous University of Asuncion fosters and promotes goals that inspire students to help them grow both personally and professionally, and is committed to excellence and educational quality by providing students with the most efficient tools and skills necessary to help them progress in their professional careers.

      About

      Autonomous University of Asuncion offers a wide variety of undergraduate programs, from computer engineering, to dentistry to journalism.
      If you’re an international student who’s interested in studying at Autonomous University of Asuncion, you should submit the required documents either in person, or by someone else whom you’ve given authorization to do so. You’ll need to include a photocopy of your ID, as well as the payment of the tuition fees.
      There is also special funding available for those who wish to study at Autonomous University of Asuncion at undergraduate level. Full-tuition fellowships are awarded by the Itaipú Binational Body for students who come from fellow universities or institutions with which Autonomous University of Asuncion has an agreement. Other forms of scholarships and financial grants are awarded for:

      • Social financial support,
      • Academic merit,
      • Sports merit,
      • Internship at Autonomous University of Asuncion,
      • Research,
      • Artistic-cultural


      For further information about scholarships and other entry requirements, you should refer to the university’s handbook, or fill out a scholarship application form.

      https://www.uaa.edu.py/becas


      LONG DISTANCE EDUCATION

      Advantage

      The Autonomous University of Asunción being the leader in Paraguay in the implementation of this modality:

      • It offers greater possibilities of accessing knowledge, developing skills, competencies and attitudes, as well as expanding professional and academic relationships.
      • Overcome geographic, social, religious and cultural barriers, lack of educational infrastructure, and personal restrictions.
      • Develop a spirit of improvement and tenacity, keys in professional life.
      • It allows students to organize their time and learning strategies, in an autonomous way with the support of tutor teachers.
      • It offers each student the possibility of entering the university's website to access free contacts with professors, a virtual library, the courses in which they are enrolled, and maintain contact with other teaching students who are online.
      • It guarantees the availability of a staff of qualified teachers, who prepare the modules, develop the tutorials, receive and correct the exams.


      Values

      Through Distance Education it is possible:

      • Equal opportunities, access to higher education, for those who for various reasons cannot attend university in person.
      • The relevance, adapting education to the situations and changes of the modern world.
      • The constant updating and continuous training of people in different areas of knowledge.
      • The formation of competencies required for professional performance.
      • Personalized education: the student is in control of what, how, when and where to learn, allowing them to reach knowledge through personal activity.
      • The use of active methodologies, where the student is the protagonist of their own learning.
      • The development of self-discipline, by having enough perseverance to gradually advance in the study of the proposed resources.
      • Innovation, to respond to the educational needs of the public.
      • The roots of the student in his community and in the globalized world.

      https://www.uaa.edu.py/carreras/distancia


      National accreditations

      The Law degree was accredited by ANEAES (National Agency for the Evaluation and Accreditation of Higher Education), in December 2012. And accredited for the second time for the period Start: 10/15/2018 End: 10/15/2023; Resolution No. 355/2018.

      The Dentistry career was accredited by the ANEAES (National Agency for the Evaluation and Accreditation of Higher Education), in June 2013. And accredited for the second time for the period Start: 10/15/2018 End: 10/15/2023; Resolution No. 357/2018.

      The Nutrition career was accredited by the ANEAES (National Agency for Evaluation and Accreditation of Higher Education), in June 2017, period Start: 06/05/2017 End: 06/05/2022; Resolution No. 154/2017.

      The Accounting career was accredited by the ANEAES (National Agency for the Evaluation and Accreditation of Higher Education), in December 2017, period Start: 12/22/2017 End: 12/22/2022; Resolution No. 490/2017.

      The Computer Science degree was accredited by the ANEAES (National Agency for the Evaluation and Accreditation of Higher Education), in August 2017.

      The Computer Engineering career was accredited by the ANEAES (National Agency for the Evaluation and Accreditation of Higher Education), in September 2017, the period Start: 09/19/2017 End: 09/19/2022; Resolution No. 317/2017.

      The Bachelor of Administration career was accredited by the ANEAES (National Agency for the Evaluation and Accreditation of Higher Education), in December 2018, for the period Start: 12/10/2018 End: 12/10/2023; Resolution No. 465/2018.


      International accreditation

      The University is the first in Paraguay to obtain international recognition for its business degrees from the Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences (FACEYE) by a United States accreditation body. The certification was announced in May 2015.

      The Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), a quality certification body in the United States, communicated to the Autonomous University of Asunción (UAA) that their business careers comply with the quality standards required by the body, therefore granted an accreditation of international quality to the Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences (FACEYE), thus being the first and only institution in Paraguay to achieve this recognition.


      Teachers

      The Autonomous University of Asunción (UAA) knows that academic success finds its cornerstone in a qualified body of professors, researchers, and national and international collaborators. Within the university teaching staff there are Paraguayan, Argentine, Korean, Brazilian, Uruguayan, Spanish, Cuban, Bolivian, Peruvian, Chilean, Ukrainian, Polish, etc. professors and collaborators, who are experts in their respective areas of knowledge and combine the university teaching with research and publication of articles in indexed journals.

      Autonomous University of Asuncion is a modern university, equipped with an outstanding infrastructure and resources to create a pleasant and exciting study, research and work environment.

      The Josefina Plá Auditorium and Ramón Zubizarreta Auditorium are used for various events and meetings, including congresses, conferences, faculty meetings and national and international symposiums. Autonomous University of Asuncion has a large library which is equipped with designated rooms for both independent and group research study. It also has computer science laboratories for supervised practices, radio and TV studios, photography labs, a medical center, dental clinic, faculty room and air-conditioned classrooms with round tables to aid practical classroom discussions.

      For those who have a passion for sport, Autonomous University of Asuncion has its own sports campus located at Lambaré. With four soccer pitches, a basketball court, handball court, two grass volleyball courts, a beach volleyball court, futsal pitch, two swimming pools, an Olympic-sized swimming pool, a multipurpose room, a barbecue room and other additional facilities, including a canteen and changing rooms, there’s definitely something for everyone to enjoy. Autonomous University of Asuncion is also the only South American Institution that holds the FIFA futsal senior male category championship.


      As well as outstanding services and facilities at Autonomous University of Asuncion, the city of Asuncion also has much to offer.

      It’s everything that a modern and open-minded city should be, for both locals and visitors. With its abundance of five-star hotels, pubs, restaurants, cafés, bars, clubs and stores, Asuncion is a very cosmopolitan and multicultural city.

      It’s also easy to travel to and from other cities in Latin America, including Buenos Aires, Sao Paolo, Lima, La Paz and Santiago de Chile.


      Admissions to study at Autonomous University of Asuncion vary between undergraduate and postgraduate courses, as well as between departments.

      If you’re interested in studying at Autonomous University of Asuncion, click here.


      Autonomous University of Asuncion fosters and promotes goals that inspire students to help them grow both personally and professionally, and is committed to excellence and educational quality by providing students with the most efficient tools and skills necessary to help them progress in their professional careers.

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