University of the Republic (UDELAR) - public higher education institution in Uruguay. The history of UDELAR can be traced back to1849 . The university campus is of urban type and is located in the vicinity of Montevideo.

University ranking. University of the Republic is one of the best universities of Uruguay. University of the Republic is among the top 5% of world universities

Application process and the cost of tuition.

The composition of the university. University of the Republic is among the largest universities that educates more then 116 thousand students. The university accepts both local and foreign students. 3% of all students are foreigners. The academic staff consists of more than 9 thousand specialists. UDELAR has exchange agreements with many educational institutions. You can follow the university on social media to learn more about its life: Youtube, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of UDELAR. There is a library on the campus. Also the university provides accommodations in the form of dormitories.
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1849
Abbreviation UDELAR
Teachers 9,409
Students 116,205
Foreigners 3%
Religion None
Academic calendar Continuous
Admission None
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
• Ministerio de Educación y Cultura, Uruguay
World ranking 715
Country ranking 2
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 715
QS World University Rankings 679
Cost of living in Montevideo
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 201 235
Food 210 394
Transportation 34 81
Communications and utilities 74 99
Clothing 30 111
Sports and leisure 29 99
Total 579 1,019
Accommodation in Montevideo USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 203
Shared room in city centre 237
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 368
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 420
Alternative title
Spanish Universidad de la República
old Universidad de la República
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