Universidad Católica del Táchira

Universidad Católica del Táchira Ranking

country rank: 13
world rank: 6934

University Overview

Universidad Católica del Táchira Ranking (Catholic University of Táchira) is a private higher-education institution in San Cristóbal (population range of 50,000-249,999 people), Tachira, which was founded in 1982. Universidad Católica del Táchira Ranking (UCAT) is a coeducational Venezuelan higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. It is officially recognized by the Ministerio del Poder Popular para Educación Universitaria, Ciencia y Tecnologa (Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Technology of Venezuela). The Universidad Católica del Táchira (UCAT) provides courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s degrees in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Venezuelan higher-education school, which is 38 years old, has a selective admission procedure based on entrance exams. Students may use UCAT’s academic and non-academic facilities and services, which include a library and administrative services.

Universidad Católica del Táchira Ranking

University Identity

Name Universidad Católica del Táchira
Acronym UCAT
Founded 1982
Motto Sapientia Auro Melior Est Wisdom is better than gold

University Location

Address Calle 14 con Carrera 14, Barrio Obrero San Cristóbal Tachira Venezuela
Tel +58 (276) 343 2380
Fax +58 (276) 344 6183

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 Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported

Size and Profile

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

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Facilities and Services

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


Memberships and Affiliations

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