Pontifical Catholic University of Argentina (UCA) - private nonprofit higher education institution in Argentina. UCA was officially founded in 1958. Pontifical Catholic University of Argentina has an urban campus in Buenos Aires.

University ranking. Pontifical Catholic University of Argentina is in top 5 universities of Argentina according to the national rankings. Pontifical Catholic University of Argentina is among the top 5% of world universities The university is among the top 400 in the quality of education. The graduates of the university are viewed as valuable employees in Argentina thus have no issues finding jobs upon graduation.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The admission is based on the results of the examinations. After submitting the required documents more then (60 percent of applicants receive their letters of acceptance. Keep in mind that when applying to UCA the ratio of accepted students may vary depending on the popularity of the chosen program. The academic schedule is divided into semesters. A year of bachelor studies will cost you around 5,000 USD. UCA is considered to be a pricey option when it comes to obtaining a master’s degree - 5,000 USD per year of study. Even though the tuition fees are not that high, the students still can apply for scholarship. Before starting to plan your education at UCA read more information on the official website http://www.uca.edu.ar.

The composition of the university. Pontifical Catholic University of Argentina is average in size with a capacity of 17 thousand students. The university accepts both local and foreign students. The university has about 6% of foreign students. More than 3 thousand teachers are employed by the university. UCA has international student exchange programs between partner universities. More information regarding the life of the university can be found on its social media pages:Linkedin.

Infrastructure of UCA. The university has a dedicated library.
Ranking   434   3
Country Argentina
City Buenos Aires
Bachelor (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
 
30 USD/year.
Master (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
 
30 USD/year.
Bachelor (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
 
5,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
 
5,000 USD/year.
Living expenses $476 -925 USD/month
Acceptance Rate 60.00%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Private
Established 1958
Abbreviation UCA
Teachers 3,805
Students 16,780
Foreigners 6%
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Financial aid Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Accreditation
• Comisión Nacional de Evaluación y Acreditación Universitaria, Argentina
Affiliations
• International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU)
Rankings
World ranking 434
Country ranking 3
Academic Reputation 363
Employer Reputation 87
Quality of teaching 189
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 434
QS World University Rankings 350
Cost of living in Buenos Aires
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 167 217
Food 167 330
Transportation 14 77
Communications and utilities 72 82
Clothing 32 121
Sports and leisure 24 98
Total 476 925
Accommodation in Buenos Aires USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 169
Shared room in city centre 219
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 274
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 347
Alternative title
English Pontifical Catholic University of Argentina
Russian Аргентинский католический университет
Arabic الجامعة البابوية الكاثوليكية في الأرجنتين
German Päpstliche Katholische Universität von Argentinien
Spanish Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina 'Santa María de los Buenos Aires
French Université catholique argentine
Japanese 教皇庁立アルゼンチンカトリック大学
Portuguese Universidade Católica Argentina
Chinese 阿根廷天主教大學
cy Prifysgol Archesgobol yr Ariannin
it Pontificia università cattolica argentina
Ukrainian Аргентинський католицький університет
ca Pontifícia Universitat Catòlica Argentina
nl Pontifical Catholic University of Argentina
tr Arjantin Papalık Katolik Üniversitesi
gl Pontificia Universidade Católica da Arxentina
fa دانشگاه کاتولیک پونتیفیکال
ro Universitatea Catolica Pontificala Argentiniană
he האוניברסיטה האפיפיורית הקתולית של ארגנטינה
el Ποντιφικό Καθολικό Πανεπιστήμιο της Αργεντινής
da Pavelige Katolske Universitet af Argentina
cs Argentinská pontifikální katolická univerzita
hy Արգենտինայի կաթոլիկ համալսարան
be Аргенцінскі каталіцкі ўніверсітэт
et Argentina Katoliiklik Ülikool
lt Argentinos katalikiškasis universitetas
nb Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina Santa María de los Buenos Aires
tl Pontifical Catholic University of Argentina
old Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina
alt Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina
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