Ranking  1667   14
Country Chile
City Santiago
Bachelor (foreigners)5,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)5,000 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)USD/year.
Master (citizens)USD/year.
Cost of living $513-849 USD/Month.
Acceptance Rate 90%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Private
Established 1988
Abbreviation UST
Teachers 2,499
Students 19,999
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Tu Puedes
• Consejo Nacional de Educación, Chile
World ranking1667
Country ranking14
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking1667
Cost of living in Santiago
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 208 228
Food 151 289
Transportation 40 92
Communications and utilities 73 86
Clothing 19 72
Sports and leisure 22 83
Accommodation in Santiago USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre210
Shared room in city centre230
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre321
1 bedroom apartment in city centre353
Alternative title
Universidad Santo Tomás Santiago de Chile (UST) - private nonprofit higher education institution in Chile. UST was established in 1988. The main building of the university proudly stands in Santiago inside an urban campus.

University ranking. A lot of students chose to study at Universidad Santo Tomás Santiago de Chile every year as it is among the top 20 universities of Chile. The university has its well deserved place among the top 5% of the world’s best universities.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The admission process involves prior academic performance evaluation. The majority of applicants who submitted their application to UST successfully enroll, as the competition is 90 accepted students per 100 applicants. The university shares the popular system in Chile that divides the academic year into semesters. A year of bachelor studies will cost you around 5,000 USD. UST is considered to be a pricey option when it comes to obtaining a master’s degree - 5,000 USD per year of study. The students of the university can also receive their degree online. On the official website of the university (http://www.santotomas.cl) you can read more about the programs and associated tuition fees.

The composition of the university. Universidad Santo Tomás Santiago de Chile is average in size with a capacity of 20 thousand students. The admission committee accepts the applications from foreign citizens. The education is provided by more than 2500 teachers and professors. The university offers its students and the academic staff to participate in the international exchange programs.

Infrastructure of UST. There is a library on the campus. The students can live on campus if the apply for a dormitory room.
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