Country Ecuador
City Quito
Bachelor (foreigners)2,500 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)2,500 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)2,500 USD/year.
Master (citizens)2,500 USD/year.
Cost of living $428-773 USD/Month.
Acceptance Rate 70%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Private
Established 2000
Abbreviation UCT
Teachers 199
Students 999
Religion None
Academic calendar Continuous
AdmissionBased on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Exchange programs Available
Sport facilities Available
Library Available
• Consejo de Evaluación, Acreditación y Aseguramiento de la Calidad de la Educación Superior del Ecuador
International rankings
Cost of living in Quito
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 152 218
Food 157 266
Transportation 8 32
Communications and utilities 52 46
Clothing 29 111
Sports and leisure 28 101
Accommodation in Quito USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre154
Shared room in city centre220
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre238
1 bedroom apartment in city centre388
Alternative title
old Universidad de Especialidades Turisticas
Tourism University (UCT) - private nonprofit higher education institution in Ecuador. UCT became active in 2000. The university has an urban campus in Quito. Tourism University is one of the top educational institutions in Ecuador that never leaves the country’s top 5 places to study. Despite being one of the youngest universities of Ecuador, Tourism University ranks high in international ratings.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The main criterion for admission is examination results. The chances of successful admission are very high as 70 percent of applicants get enrolled but that number may vary depending on the faculty. UCT has affordable bachelor’s programs that cost less than 2,500 USD/year. Doing your master’s studies at UCT is not cheap - a year of studies will cost you 2,500 USD. On the university’s official website ( you can find more accurate information on programs and tuition.

The composition of the university. Tourism University is quite small, with 1000 students attending its classes. The university accepts both local and foreign students. About 199 teachers and professors are employed by UCT. UCT has exchange agreements with many educational institutions. UCT has the following social media pages Twitter, Youtube, Facebook.

Infrastructure of UCT. The students have access to the university’s library. In addition the university has the developed sports infrastructure.
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