Universidad de La Habana

Universidad de La Habana Ranking

country rank: 1
world rank: 2170

University Overview

Universidad de La Habana (University of Havana) ranking is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the urban environment of Havana (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 residents), La Habana, which was founded in 1728. Universidad de La Habana (UH) ranking is a big (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational Cuban higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministerio de Educación Superior (Cuban Ministry of Higher Education). In a variety of fields of study, the Universidad de La Habana (UH) provides courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 292-year-old Cuban university has a strict admissions procedure based on entrance exams and candidates’ previous academic records and ratings. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. Students have access to a library, lodging, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Universidad de La Habana Ranking

University Identity

Name Universidad de La Habana
Acronym UH
Founded 1728
Colours Red and white

University Location

Address San Lázaro esq. L. Vedado / Plaza Revolución Havana 10400 La Habana Cuba
Tel +53 (7) 878 3231
Fax +53 (7) 335 774

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 and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office San Lázaro esq. L. Vedado / Plaza Revolución Havana 10400 (7) 870 4667 (7) 879 1280

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 1,500-1,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

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Facilities and Services

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


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Unión de Universidades de América Latina y el Caribe (UDUAL) Asociación Universitaria Iberoamericana de Postgrado (AUIP)

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