Universidad Catolica Boliviana

Universidad Catolica Boliviana Ranking

country rank: 4
world rank: 4960

University Overview

Universidad Católica Boliviana ranking  (Bolivian Catholic University)  was founded in 1966 and is a private higher-education institution situated in the urban environment of La Paz (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants). There are other branch campuses for this school in the following cities: Tarija, Cochabamba, Santa Cruz de la Sierra Universidad Católica Boliviana (UCB)  is a coeducational Bolivian higher education institution nominally linked with the Christian-Catholic church. It is officially recognized by the Ministerio de Educación, Bolivia (Ministry of Education of Bolivia). In a variety of fields of study, Universidad Católica Boliviana ranking (UCB) 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. The entrance policy at this 54-year-old Bolivian higher-education institution is selective. This institution of higher learning has an open admissions policy. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Universidad Católica Boliviana (Bolivian Catholic University) also offers students with a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Universidad Catolica Boliviana Ranking

University Identity

Name Universidad Católica Boliviana
Acronym UCB
Founded 1966

University Location

Address Avenida 14 de Septiembre No. 4807, Obrajes La Paz La Paz Bolivia
Tel +591 (2) 278 3148
Fax +591 (2) 278 6749
Other locations Cochabamba, Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Tarija

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type None, open admission policy
Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office Avenida 14 de Septiembre 4807 La Paz (2) 278 2222

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Not reported
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation

Facilities and Services

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


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

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