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Universidad Técnica Particular de Loja

San Cayetano Alto, Calle París, Loja Loja,
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Postgraduate Overview

Postgraduate programs at Universidad Técnica Particular de Loja respond to the professional needs of today. They aim to create a generation of highly qualified professionals who are able to respond to the needs of the most innovative economic and social sectors. 

Students will experience advanced training that is supported by the educational model and didactic-pedagogical application of new technologies and advances in information and communication at UTLP.

Courses include:

    • Master in Constitutional Law
    • Master of Criminal Procedural Law
    • Master of Water Resources
    • Master of Civil Engineering, mention on Mountain Roads
    • Master of Science and Computer Technologies
    • Master in Foods
    • Masters in Conservation Biology and Tropical Ecology
    • Master of Industrial Safety mention in Occupational Health and Safety

    Tuition fees

    Tuition fees range between $US7,000 and $US11,000, depending on the degree program you choose to study.

    Entry requirements and how to apply

    If you’re an international student who’s interested in applying to study a postgraduate program at Universidad Técnica Particular de Loja, you will need to undertake an entrance exam (EXADEP - Examination of Admission to Postgraduate Studies), as well as submit the following: 

    • Notarized copy of the third level diploma registered at the National System of Higher Education of Ecuador (SNIESE), according to the area of education and admission profile. In the event that the degree corresponds to an institution from abroad, the degree must be recognized and certified by the Ministry of Education of Ecuador. 
    • Academic record (transcript with GPA)
    • Full color copy of identity card and voting certificate (for Ecuador) or passport (for international students) 
    • Up-to-date CV with ID photo 
    • Motivation letter  
    • Sufficiency certificate, A2 minimum level of any foreign language according to the Common European Framework

    Visit the university’s website for more information about how to apply, admissions tests, scholarships, and more.

    University Highlights

    Total students - 45,687


    Total faculty staff - 822


    Total students - 45,687


    Total faculty staff - 822

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