Universidad de Piura

Universidad de Piura Ranking

country rank: 8
world rank: 2158

University Overview

Universidad de Piura (University of Piura) is a non-profit private higher education school situated in the midsize city of Piura, which was founded in 1968. (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants). Lima is home to a branch campus of this university. Universidad de Piura (UDEP) ranking is a small (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational Peruvian higher education school that is officially recognized by the Ministerio de Educación, Peru (Ministry of Education of Peru). Universidad de Piura (UDEP) provides a variety of courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s and master’s degrees in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 52-year-old Peruvian higher-education school has a strict admissions criteria based on entrance exams and previous academic records and ratings. The entrance rate ranges from 20% to 30%, making this Peruvian higher education school exceptionally exclusive. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. Universidad de Piura (UDEP) ranking 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 de Piura Ranking

University Identity

Name Universidad de Piura
Acronym UDEP
Founded 1968
Motto Universitas Studiorum Piurensis The universal study of knowledge in Piura

University Location

Address Avenida Ramón Mugica 131, Urbanización San Eduardo Piura Piura Peru
Tel +51 (73) 284 500
Fax +51 (73) 284 510
Other locations Lima

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 20-30%
Admission Office Avenida Ramón Mugica 131. Urb. San Eduardo Piura (73) 284500

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 4,000-4,999
Academic Staff 400-499
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

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


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Memberships and Affiliations

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