Universidad de los Lagos

country rank  19
world rank  3309

Publish your
uniRank University Ranking

University Overview

Founded in 1964, Universidad de los Lagos (University of Los Lagos) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Osorno (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Los Lagos. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Puerto Montt. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Comisión Nacional de Acreditación, Chile (National Accreditation Commission), Universidad de los Lagos (ULA) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 9,000-9,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad de los Lagos (ULA) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 55 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name University of Los Lagos
Acronym ULA
Founded 1964
Colours Ochre, red and green

University Location

Address Lord Cochrane Nº 1046
Osorno (population range: 50,000-249,999)
5290000 Los Lagos
T +56 (64) 333 510
F +56 (64) 333 543
Other locations Puerto Montt

Degree Levels & Study Areas

Search for courses and programs with the uniRank World Universities Search Engine

Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
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 Office of International Affairs, Lord Cochran 1046
Osorno 5290000
+56 (64) 333 510

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 9,000-9,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 900-999
Control Type Control Type Public
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 los Lagos's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Comisión Nacional de Acreditación, Chile

Year of first Accreditation


Not available; please submit a list of official affiliations and memberships to relevant associations and organizations.

Academic Structure

Not available; please submit a list of official first level academic divisions such as faculties, departments etc.

Social Media

Universidad de los Lagos's official Facebook page for social networking

Universidad de los Lagos's official Twitter webpage for micro-blogging and news updates

Universidad de los Lagos's LinkedIn profile for business and academic networking

Universidad de los Lagos's official YouTube or Vimeo channel for videos

Universidad de los Lagos's official Instagram or Flickr account for photo galleries

Online Courses

iTunes U
Not reported

Open Education Consortium
Not reported

Wikipedia Article

Video Presentation

Not available; please submit an official general video presentation of this higher education institution.

Related resources

Find out rankings and reviews of all Universities in Chile

Search for courses and scholarships with the uniRank World Universities Search Engine

Explore a list of all recognized Universities in Latin America by country

Errors and Update

Site last updated: Monday, 4 February 2019