Information is exploratory. For accurate information, refer to the official website of the school.
Rafael Belloso Chacin University (URBE) — private for-profit university. It is located in Maracaibo, Venezuela. The higher education institution was founded not so long ago — in 1989 — which is why it is considered one of the youngest in the country. As an active member of OpenCourseWare Consortium (OCW), UNIVERSIA - Grupo Santander, AIESAD - Asociación Iberoamericana de Educación Superior a Distancia, ATEI - Asociación de las Televisiones Educativas y Culturales Iberoamericanas, AVED, URBE is participating in developing the academic environment.
URBE conducts scientific activity in several areas. More information can be found on the official site.
The academic calendar at URBE is divided into quarters. For convenience, tuition fees are calculated per year. The tuition fee at URBE for foreign students varies depending on the program and starts from 2,500 USD per year. For up-to-date information on scholarships and the cost of education for each program, check the official website of the educational institution.
It is necessary to pay attention to other costs: accommodation, transportation, study materials, food, and personal expenses.
The campus of URBE is urban. This means that students study closely to the sights and the entire recreational infrastructure of the city. This type of campus gives students more options for internships and part-time jobs. Students have access to the extensive scientific library of the university. The collection of scientific papers helps them in conducting research.
If you want to stay in Venezuela after graduation, one of your options is to apply for a work visa. To do this, you need to get an offer from an employer. Look for more immigration options in our article.