University of Pinar del Río Hermanos Saiz Montes de Oca (UPR) - public higher education institution in Cuba. UPR was established in 1972. The university campus is of urban type and is located in the vicinity of Pinar del Rio. University of Pinar del Río Hermanos Saiz Montes de Oca is one of the leaders in Cuba, one of the 5 best universities in the country.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The main criterion of admission is the academic performance of the applicant. The academic schedule is divided into semesters. The cost of tuition for the bachelor’s programs is around 5,000 USD per year. A master’s degree of UPR will cost a student a significant sum of 5,000 USD per year. The university offers online degree programs. This format proved to be quite popular among the students. More information regarding tuition, admission and programs is available on the official website http://www.upr.edu.cu.

The composition of the university. Being a medium scale university, University of Pinar del Río Hermanos Saiz Montes de Oca teaches more than 7 thousand students. Foreign citizens can submit their applications along with the local students. The academic makeup of UPR includes around 899 teachers. The university is an active participant of international programs aimed at academic exchange of students between the educational institutions. University’s social media profiles can give you more information about the students and current events: Twitter.

Infrastructure of UPR. The university has a functioning library. For those who require accommodations dormitories on and off campus are offered. University of Pinar del Río Hermanos Saiz Montes de Oca is a part of a few associations like - Red Latinoamericana de Cooperativismo (RELCOOP ), International United of Forestry Research Organizations (IUFRO), Group of Ibero-American Universities La Rábida, Latin American Forum of Environmental Sciences (FLACAM), Latin American Net of Sciences of the Earth, Latin American Council of Management Schools (CLADEA).
Ranking   4009   3
Country Cuba
City Pinar del Rio
Bachelor (foreigners) 5,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners) 5,000 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens) 38 USD/year.
Master (citizens) 38 USD/year.
Living expenses $390 -632 USD/month
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1972
Abbreviation UPR
Teachers 899
Students 7,999
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Accreditation
• Ministerio de Educación Superior, Cuba
Affiliations
• Red Latinoamericana de Cooperativismo (RELCOOP )
• International United of Forestry Research Organizations (IUFRO)
• Group of Ibero-American Universities La Rábida
• Latin American Forum of Environmental Sciences (FLACAM)
• Latin American Net of Sciences of the Earth
• Latin American Council of Management Schools (CLADEA)
Rankings
World ranking 4009
Country ranking 3
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 4009
Alternative title
Spanish Universidad de Pinar del Río
old Universidad de Pinar del Rio

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