Universidad Austral de Chile

country rank  5
world rank  1700

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University Overview

Established in 1954, Universidad Austral de Chile (Southern University of Chile) is a private higher education institution located in the large town of Valdivia (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Los Lagos. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Comisión Nacional de Acreditación, Chile (National Accreditation Commission), Universidad Austral de Chile (UAC) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad Austral de Chile (UAC) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 64 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations.

University Identity

Name
Name Southern University of Chile
Acronym UAC
Founded 1954
Motto Libertas Capitur
Freedom is winning

University Location

Address Avenida Independencia Nº 641
Valdivia (population range: 50,000-249,999)
5090000 Los Lagos
Chile
T +56 (63) 293 430
F +56 (63) 212 679

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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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 Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office

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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 1,000-1,499
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Universidad Austral de Chile'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

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Comisión Nacional de Acreditación, Chile


Year of first Accreditation
1954

Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 14 November 2018