Universidad de Especialidades Turísticas

country rank  58
world rank  10900

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University Overview

Founded in 2000, Universidad de Especialidades Turísticas (University of Tourism Specialties) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Quito (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Pichincha. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Consejo de Aseguramiento de la Calidad de la Educación Superior del Ecuador (Council for Quality Assurance of Higher Education of Ecuador), Universidad de Especialidades Turísticas (UCT) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 500-999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad de Especialidades Turísticas (UCT) 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 in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 19 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Ecuadorian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

University Location

Address Calle Machala Oe6-160 entre Avenida Occidental y José Carrión
Quito (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
170118 Pichincha
Ecuador
T +593 (2) 602 0788
F +593 (2) 254 4104

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
Int'l student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)

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
Admission Rate Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office Avenida Patria y 9 de Octubre
Quito 170118
+593 (2) 254 4100

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 500-999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 100-199
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Continuous
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Consejo de Aseguramiento de la Calidad de la Educación Superior del Ecuador


Year of first Accreditation

2000

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Sunday, 21 April 2019