Universidad de Piura

country rank  3
world rank  2471

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University Overview

Founded in 1968, Universidad de Piura (University of Piura) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Piura (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Lima. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerio de Educación, Peru (Ministry of Education, Peru), Universidad de Piura (UDEP) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad de Piura (UDEP) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 50 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 20-30% making this Peruvian higher education organization a very selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name University of Piura
Acronym UDEP
Founded 1968
Motto Universitas Studiorum Piurensis
The universal study of knowledge in Piura

University Location

Address Avenida Ramón Mugica 131, Urbanización San Eduardo
Piura (population range: 250,000-499,999)
Piura
Peru
T +51 (73) 284 500
F +51 (73) 284 510
Other locations Lima

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student Not reported Not reported
Int'l student Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 20-30%
Admission Office Avenida Ramón Mugica 131. Urb. San Eduardo
Piura
+51 (73) 284500

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 4,000-4,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 400-499
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Universidad de Piura's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Ministerio de Educación, Peru


Year of first Accreditation

16/01/2017

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Monday, 18 February 2019