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Universidad de Montevideo (UM)

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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The Universidad de Montevideo (UM) is a pioneering university located in Montevideo, Uruguay. Since its foundation, UM has developed a national and international reputation for its commitment to academic excellence, research, technological innovation, and social responsibility. UM offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses within five faculties: the School of Business Administration and Economics, the School of Communications, the School of Engineering, the School of Law, the School of Humanities, the Business School (IEEM), and the Center for Biomedical Science. UM cultivates close relations with industrial, public and non-profit sectors. Since 2000, students have completed internships in 1,500 companies and organizations. International students can participate in the credit-bearing Internship Program or the Service- Learning Seminar, a course that combines class time with an opportunity to serve the Montevideo community. UM partners with institutions and universities around the world. The Office of International Affairs coordinates a successful student exchange program, with the number of international students increasing 130% in the past 12 years. Uruguay forms part of the Southern Cone of South America. The capital of Uruguay, Montevideo, is located along the River Plate. In Montevideo, Latin American character combines with European atmosphere. UM´s campuses are situated in a quiet residential neighborhood close to city centre.
651-700
2014
601-650
2015
601-650
2016
  • 30.8
    Employer Reputation
  • 41.5
    Faculty Student
201-250
2017
  • 61.5
    Academic Reputation
  • 60.2
    Employer Reputation
96
2014
=56
2015
=70
2016
91-100
2016
Top 50 under 50 and Next 50 under 50
  • 1997
    Establishment Year
  • 601-650
    WUR Overall
96
2014
=56
2015
=70
2016
91-100
2016
LatAm University Rankings
  • 58.20
    Overall Score
  • 83.5
    Academic Reputation
  • 76.2
    Employer Reputation
  • 91.9
    Faculty Student
  • 30.9
    Faculty Staff with PhD
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
281
International
19

Number of students

2,010
Postgraduate 20%
Undergraduate 80%

Number of international students

28
Postgraduate 43%
Undergraduate 57%
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The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.