Ranking  5589   80
Country Colombia
City Valledupar
Bachelor (foreigners)1,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)1,000 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)USD/year.
Master (citizens)USD/year.
Cost of living $312-570 USD/Month.
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1976
Abbreviation UPC
Teachers 899
Students 19,999
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
• Ministerio de Educación Nacional - Consejo Nacional de Educación Superior, Colombia
• RENATA - Red Nacional Académica de Tecnología Avanzada
World ranking5589
Country ranking80
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking5589
Alternative title
Spanish Universidad Popular del Cesar
old Universidad Popular del Cesar
Popular University of César (UPC) - public higher education institution in Colombia. UPC opened its doors in 1976. The main building of the university proudly stands in Valledupar inside an urban campus. Popular University of César earned its place in the top 80 universities of Colombia.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The admission process is based on the certificate of previous education provided by the applicant and academic performance. Academic year of the university consists of two semesters. 1,000 USD/год. UPC students can take their studies to the next level and obtain a master’s degree for 1,000 USD per year. The university also offers an online format of study for the students who are interested. When planning your education, please, consult the official website of the university http://www.unicesar.edu.co.

The composition of the university. Popular University of César is average in terms of student capacity, teaching the maximum of 20 thousand students. Foreign applicants are not excluded from the admission process. 899 specialists are employed by the university. UPC has international student exchange programs between partner universities. More information regarding the life of the university can be found on its social media pages:Facebook.

Infrastructure of UPC. The students have access to the university’s library. The university belongs to the number of groups and associations like the RENATA - Red Nacional Académica de Tecnología Avanzada, as well as the SUE - SISTEMA DE UNIVERSIDADES ESTATALES and ASCUN - ASOCIACION COLOMBIANA DE UNIVERSIDADES.
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