Universidad Simón Bolvar

Universidad Simón Bolvar Ranking

country rank: 4
world rank: 1968

University Overview

Universidad Simón Bolvar (Venezuela’s Simón Bolvar University) was founded in 1967 and is a non-profit public higher-education institution based in the city of Caracas (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Universidad Simón Bolvar (USB) is a large (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 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). In a variety of fields of study, Universidad Simón Bolvar (USB) 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. Students have access to a variety of academic and non-academic facilities and services, including a library and administrative services.

Universidad Simón Bolvar Ranking

University Identity

Name Universidad Simón Bolívar
Acronym USB
Founded 1967
Motto La Universidad del Futuro The University of the Future
Colours Yellow

University Location

Address Sartenejas, Baruta, Edo. Miranda - Apartado 89000 Caracas Caracas Venezuela
Tel +58 (212) 906 3111
Fax +58

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 Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 1,000-1,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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


Memberships and Affiliations

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