Universidad Central, Bolivia

Universidad Central, Bolivia Ranking

country rank: 29
world rank: 10743

University Overview

Universidad Central in Bolivia ranking (Central University, Bolivia) was founded in 1990 as a non-profit private higher education school in Cochabamba’s metropolitan environment (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). There are other branch campuses for this school in the following cities: Santa Cruz de la Sierra, La Paz Universidad Central in Bolivia ranking (UNICEN) is a medium-sized (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 8,000-8,999 students) coeducational Bolivian higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministerio de Educación, Bolivia (Ministry of Education, Bolivia). Bolivia’s Universidad Central (UNICEN) 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 Bolivian higher-education school, which is 30 years old, has a selective entrance procedure. This institution of higher learning has an open admissions policy. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. UNICEN also offers a library, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services to students.

Universidad Central, Bolivia Ranking

University Identity

Name Universidad Central, Bolivia
Acronym UNICEN
Founded 1990
Motto La ciencia libera al hombre Sciencie frees man
Colours Orange, blue and white

University Location

Address Calle Santivañez No. 240 Cochabamba Cochabamba Bolivia
Tel +591 (4) 425 2987
Fax +591 (4) 254 613
Other locations La Paz, Santa Cruz de la Sierra

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) Not reported
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) Not reported

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 Calle Santivañez # 240, entre Junin y Hamiraya Cochabamba (4) 4252 987 (4) 4253 567

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 8,000-8,999
Academic Staff 600-699
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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


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Memberships and Affiliations

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