Universidad Metropolitana

Universidad Metropolitana Ranking

country rank: 7
world rank: 3602

University Overview

Universidad Metropolitana (Metropolitan University) is a private higher-education institution situated in the city of Caracas, Venezuela. It was founded in 1965. (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Universidad Metropolitana (UNIMET) is a small (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational Venezuelan higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministerio del Poder Popular para Educación Universitaria, Ciencia y Tecnologa, Venezuela (Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Technology of Venezuela). UNIMET 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 55-year-old Venezuelan university has a strict admissions procedure based on entrance tests. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. UNIMET also offers students with a library, sports facilities, online courses and distance learning options, as well as administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Universidad Metropolitana Ranking

University Identity

Name Universidad Metropolitana
Acronym UNIMET
Founded 1965
Motto Enseñando el Camino Teaching the Way

University Location

Address Apartado postal 76819.1, Distribuidor Universidad, Autopista Petare-Guarenas, La Urbina Caracas 1070 Caracas Venezuela
Tel +58 (212) 241 4833
Fax +58 (212) 242 7716

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 5,000-5,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Trimesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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


Memberships and Affiliations

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