Universidad de la Republica

Universidad de la Republica Ranking

country rank: 1
world rank: 1234

University Overview

Uruguay’s Universidad de la Repblica (University of the Republic) was established in 1833 and is a non-profit public higher education institution situated in the metropolitan area of Montevideo (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Branch campuses for this school may be found in the following locations: Salto, Paysandi, Tacuarembó, Rivera, Maldonado, Rocha, Cerro Largo, Treinta y Tres, and Tacuarembó. The Universidad de la Republica Ranking (UDELAR), which is officially recognized by the Ministerio de Educación y Cultura de Uruguay (Ministry of Education and Culture of Uruguay), is a coeducational higher education institution in Uruguay that has a very large enrollment range (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: over-45,000 students). In many fields of study, the Universidad de la Republica Ranking (UDELAR) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees, such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctoral degrees. For further information, please see the degree levels and fields of study matrix provided below by Topuniversitieslist. Despite being 187 years old, the admissions procedure at this Uruguayan higher-education institution is very selective. The admissions policy at this higher education institution is open to all applicants. International students are invited to submit an application for admission. Students may take use of a variety of academic and non-academic facilities and services offered by UDELAR, including a library, accommodation, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

Universidad de la Republica Ranking

University Identity

Name Universidad de la República
Acronym UDELAR
Founded 1833

University Location

Address Avenida 18 de Julio 1824 Montevideo 11200 Montevideo Uruguay
Tel +598 (2) 400 9201
Fax +598 (2) 408 0303
Other locations Salto, Paysandú, Tacuarembó, Rivera, Maldonado, Rocha, Cerro Largo, Treinta y Tres

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)

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 18 de julio 1824, planta baja Montevideo 11200 (2) 408 2566

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment over-45,000
Academic Staff over-5,000
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Continuous
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
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

Asociación de Universidades Grupo Montevídeo (AUGM) Unión de Universidades de América Latina y el Caribe (UDUAL) Asociación Universitaria Iberoamericana de Postgrado (AUIP) Red de Macrouniversidades de América Latina y el Caribe (Red Macro)

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