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Universidad de Lima

Av. Javier Prado Este 4600 Monterrico Lima,


COVID-19 Information:

Currently, all employees at our institution are using all of the resources and methods that are available to them in order to ensure that we continue to offer the professional and personalized services that have been at the core of our Foundation over the last 57 years. In that sense we are all working from home, International applicants are being regularly attended in all their queries at the email address  [email protected] as well as, all our partners universities. We will be very flexible in the application deadlines for the next semester/year. So far we are maintaining our academic calendar, but any update will be communicated through our website and social networks.

Based in the financial and shopping district of Surco in Lima, Peru, the University of Lima runs 12 undergraduate programs and five master’s degrees taught in English and Spanish. Approximately 20,000 students are enrolled at the university, split between five faculties:

  • Law
  • Communication
  • Psychology
  • Business and Economics
  • Engineering and Architecture

You can read about the University of Lima’s different faculties here.

The Peruvian university has a number of research and innovation labs and institutes, including a center for sustainable development studies, a technological innovation center, a corporate governance center, a digital production center, and a banking, finance and capital market center. You can read about the University of Lima’s research interests here.

The University of Lima offers over 50 artistic and sports workshops including Peruvian dance, fiction, poetry and the university choir, as well as table tennis, judo, kung fu, capoeira and soccer.

89% of students at the university accept a job offer within six months of graduation. To ensure that students are prepared for the workplace, the University of Lima organizes year-long career workshops in entrepreneurship, innovation and leadership and runs a job bank, which is updated every day.

The University of Lima participates in the Academic Program for Student Mobility run by the Association of Universities of Latin America and the Caribbean (PAME-UDUAL), which awards a number of scholarships to international students. You can search for opportunities and apply here.
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Total students - 12,317


International students - 245


Total faculty staff - 605


Total students - 12,317


International students - 245


Total faculty staff - 605

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