University ranking. San Francisco University of Quito is second in the national rating of Ecuador. San Francisco University of Quito ranks 2 in the national rating of Ecuador, this impressive result was achieved in less then 35 years. San Francisco University of Quito is in the top 5% according to the international rankings.
Application process and the cost of tuition. The enrollment is based on the exam results. Throughout the admission period more than 60 percent of applicants successfully enroll to the university. Nevertheless, in USFQ the ratio may vary dramatically depending on the study program. Like in many universities of Ecuador the academic year consists of two semesters. The cost of tuition for the bachelor’s programs is around 7,000 USD per year. Doing your master’s studies at USFQ is not cheap - a year of studies will cost you 17,000 USD. In addition, the scholarships provided by the university allow for partial coverage of tuition expenses. There is also an option to enroll in online programs, kindly provided by the university. Before starting to plan your education at USFQ read more information on the official website http://www.usfq.edu.ec.
The composition of the university. San Francisco University of Quito is medium in scale, teaching no more than 9 thousand students at a time. Foreign citizens can submit their applications along with the local students. USFQ has around 8% of foreign students. The education is conducted by 400 teachers and professors. The majority of academic staff at USFQ consists of foreign specialists. The university participates in a variety of international exchange programs between students and academic staff. The university is present on social media: Flickr, Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin, so if you want to know more about its daily happenings and events this is the place to go.
Infrastructure of USFQ. There is a library on the campus. In addition to the Asociación Latinoamericana de Población (ALAP) the university is also a part of the following associations - Institute Paul Bocuse Worldwide Alliance, Institute of Industrial Engineering (IIE), Centro Latinoamericano de Innovación Logística (CLI).
|Bachelor (foreigners)||7,000 USD/year.|
|Master (foreigners)||17,000 USD/year.|
|Bachelor (citizens)||7,500 USD/year.|
|Master (citizens)||17,500 USD/year.|
|Living expenses||$428 -773 USD/month|
|Admission||Based on entrance examinations|
|Gender limitation||No limits|
Studium, Progressus, Labor
• Consejo de Evaluación, Acreditación y Aseguramiento de la Calidad de la Educación Superior del Ecuador
• Asociación Latinoamericana de Población (ALAP)
• Institute Paul Bocuse Worldwide Alliance
• Institute of Industrial Engineering (IIE)
• Centro Latinoamericano de Innovación Logística (CLI)
|UniPage World University Ranking||835|
|QS World University Rankings||799|
|Expenses - USD/Month||Min.||Med.|
|Communications and utilities||52||46|
|Sports and leisure||28||101|
|Accommodation in Quito||USD/Month|
|Shared room outside of centre||154|
|Shared room in city centre||220|
|1 bedroom apartment outside of centre||238|
|1 bedroom apartment in city centre||388|
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