Central University of the East (UCE) - private nonprofit higher education institution in Dominican Republic. UCE was officially founded in 1970. Thanks to its quite favourable location inside San Pedro de Macoris, students can enjoy an active city life with a rural serenity. Central University of the East is one of the best universities of Dominican Republic, ranking 6 in the national rating.
Application process and the cost of tuition.
The admission committee requests both examination results and the document on previous academic performance.
After submitting the required documents more then (80 percent of applicants receive their letters of acceptance. Keep in mind that when applying to UCE the ratio of accepted students may vary depending on the popularity of the chosen program.
Central University of the East is among the universities that divides the academic schedule into semesters.
The cost of tuition for the bachelor’s programs is around 15,000 USD per year.
A master’s degree of UCE will cost a student a significant sum of 15,000 USD per year.
In addition, part of the cost can be covered by university scholarships.
More information about tuition fees and admission requirements can be found on the official website of the university(http://www.uce.edu.do).
The composition of the university.
Central University of the East is medium in scale, teaching no more than 10 thousand students at a time.
Being a foreign citizen does not exclude you from the admission process.
799 specialists are employed by the university.
The university provides its students with the opportunity to participate in the international exchange programs.
To learn more about the students and alumni of the university you can visit the university’s social media pages: Flickr, Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin.
Infrastructure of UCE.
The university has its own library.
Also the university provides accommodations in the form of dormitories.
Central University of the East is a part of the following groups Unión de Universidades de América Latina (UDUAL), Organización Universitaria Interamericana (OUI), Asociación Dominicana de Rectores de Universidades (ADRU), Asociación Dominicana para el Autoestudio y la Acreditación (ADAA), Unión.
|City||San Pedro de Macoris|
|Bachelor (foreigners)||15,000 USD/year.|
|Master (foreigners)||15,000 USD/year.|
|Bachelor (citizens)||44 USD/year.|
|Master (citizens)||176 USD/year.|
|Living expenses||$391 -895 USD/month|