University of Tarapacá (UTA) - public higher education institution in Chile. UTAstarted accepting students in 1981. University of Tarapacá has an urban campus in Arica. University of Tarapacá every year it manages to secure high ranks in the national ratings of Chile.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The students must pass examinations in order to get admitted to the university. University of Tarapacá is among the universities that divides the academic schedule into semesters. As a state university, UTA provides scholarships to remarkable students.

The composition of the university. Being a medium scale university, University of Tarapacá teaches more than 8 thousand students. Both citizens and foreigners are able to apply. The teaching staff of UTA is composed of 399 academic specialists. UTA has exchange agreements with many educational institutions. You can follow the university on social media to learn more about its life: Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of UTA. The university has a functioning library. It is one of the members of Consejo de Rectores de Universidades Chilenas (CRUCH), and Consejo de Rectores por la Integración de la Subregión Centro Oeste de Sudamérica (CRISCOS).
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1981
Abbreviation UTA
Teachers 399
Students 8,999
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Financial aid Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
• Consejo Nacional de Educación, Chile
• Consejo de Rectores de Universidades Chilenas (CRUCH)
• Consejo de Rectores por la Integración de la Subregión Centro Oeste de Sudamérica (CRISCOS)
World ranking 5915
Country ranking 38
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 5915
Alternative title
Spanish Universidad de Tarapacá
old Universidad de Tarapacá
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