Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina

Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina Ranking

country rank: 9
world rank: 1401

University Overview

The Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina (Pontifical Catholic University of Argentina) ranking was founded in 1958 and is a non-profit private higher education school situated in the city of Buenos Aires (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 residents). The Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina (Pontifical Catholic University of Argentina) ranking is a large (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational Argentine higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. It is officially recognized by the Ministerio de Educación, Cultura, Ciencia y Tecnologa, Argentina (Argentine Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Technology). In a variety of fields of study, the Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina (UCA) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Argentine higher-education institution, which is 62 years old, has a selective admission procedure based on entrance tests. With an acceptance rate of 50-60%, this Argentine higher education school is considered to be somewhat selective. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Students have access to a library, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services at UCA.

Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina Ranking

University Identity

Name Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina
Acronym UCA
Founded 1958

University Location

Address Avenida Alicia Moreau de Justo 1300, Puerto Madero Buenos Aires C1107AAZ City of Buenos Aires Argentina
Tel +54 (11) 4349 0254
Fax +54 (11) 4349 0288

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 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 50-60%
Admission Office Avenida Alicia Moreau de Justo 1500 Buenos Aires C1107AFD (11) 4349 0290

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff 2,000-2,499
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU)

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