Ranking  8584   134
Country Colombia
City Risaralda
Town Pereira
Bachelor (foreigners)2,500 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)2,500 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)USD/year.
Master (citizens)USD/year.
Cost of living $312-570 USD/Month.
Official Website
General information
Organization type Private
Established 1975
Abbreviation UCP
Teachers 299
Students 3,999
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Somos apoyo para llegar a ser gente, gente de bien y profesionalmente capaz
• Ministerio de Educación Nacional - Consejo Nacional de Educación Superior, Colombia
• International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU)
World ranking8584
Country ranking134
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking8584
Alternative title
old Universidad Católica de Pereira (Popular del Risaralda)
Catholic University of Pereira (UCP) - private higher education institution in Colombia. UCP opened its doors in 1975. The main building of the university proudly stands in Risaralda inside an urban campus.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The certificate of prior academic performance along with exam results is required for submission by the admission committee. Academic year of the university consists of two semesters. Studying bachelor’s at UCP is relatively inexpensive - only 2,500 USD per year. UCP is considered to be a pricey option when it comes to obtaining a master’s degree - 2,500 USD per year of study. When planning your education, please, consult the official website of the university http://www.ucp.edu.co.

The composition of the university. Catholic University of Pereira belongs to small universities, with a capacity of only 4000 students. Foreign applicants are not excluded from the admission process. 299 specialists are employed by the university. UCP has international student exchange programs between partner universities. More information regarding the life of the university can be found on its social media pages:Twitter, Youtube, Facebook.

Infrastructure of UCP. The students have access to the university’s library. The university is one of the International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU).
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