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University of Chile

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The University of Chile was founded on the 19th of November, 1842. It is the oldest higher education institution in Chile. Generating, developing, integrating and communicating knowledge in all the areas of knowledge and culture are the mission and basis of the activities of the University. This makes up the involvedness of their work and directs the education they impart. The University is located in the capital city Santiago de Chile and it is a public university with international quality. All the areas of knowledge are elaborated in their lecture halls and today the university is at the top of the Chilean university system with regard to teaching, research, creation and outreach.

Country Chile
School name University of Chile
City Santiago
Degree Bachelor, Master, PhD
Faculty
(Undergraduate)
Faculty of Architecture and Urbanism
Architecture
Design
Geography

Faculty of Arts
Theatrical Acting
Plastic Arts
Dance
Theatrical Design
Musical Interpretation
Sound
Music Theory
Theory and History of Art

Faculty of Sciences
Environmental Biology
Engineering in Molecular Biotechnology
Licentiate Degree in Exact Sciences – Teacher of Secondary Education in Mathematics and Physics
Licentiate Degree in Sciences with Mention in Biology
Licentiate Degree in Sciences with Mention in Physics
Licentiate Degree in Sciences with Mention in Chemistry
Mathematics – Licentiate Degree in Sciences with Mention in Mathematics
Environmental Chemistry

Faculty of Agricultural Sciences
Agriculture
Engineering in Renewable Natural Resources

Faculty of Physical Sciences and Mathematics
Geology
Civil Engineering with mention in Structures – Construction/Hydraulics
Civil Engineering in Mining
Civil Electrician Engineering
Civil Engineering in Biotechnology
Civil Engineering in Computer Science
Civil Industrial Engineering
Civil Mathematics Engineering
Civil Mechanics Engineering
Civil Chemistry Engineering
Licentiate Degree in Sciences, mention in Astronomy
Licentiate Degree in Sciences, mention in Physics
Licentiate Degree in Sciences, mention in Geophysics

Faculty of Forestry Sciences
Wood Engineering
Forestry Engineering

Faculty of Chemical Sciences and Pharmacy
Biochemistry
Food Engineering
Chemistry
Chemistry and Pharmacy

Faculty of Social Sciences
Physical Anthropology/Social Anthropology/Archeology
Psychology
Sociology

Faculty of Veterinary and Animal Sciences
Veterinary Medicine

Faculty of Law
Law, Licentiate Degree in Judicial and Social Sciences

Faculty of Economy and Business
Commercial Engineering
Information Engineering and Management Control
Accounting Auditing

Faculty of Philosophy and Humanities
Licentiate Degree in Hispanic Language en Literature, mention in Literature or Linguistics
Licentiate Degree in Philosophy
Licentiate Degree in History
Licentiate Degree in English Language and Literature
Secondary Education Teacher in Scientific-Humanist Subjects

Faculty of Medicine
Nursing
Speech and Hearing Therapy
Physiotherapy
Medicine
Nutrition and Dietetics
Obstetrics and Puericulture
Medical Technology
Occupational Therapy

Faculty of Dentistry
Dentistry

Institute of Public Affairs
Public administration

Institute of Communications and Image
Movies and Television
Journalism

Vice presidency of Academic Affairs
Academic Bachelor Degree Program
Faculty
(Graduate)
Faculty of Architecture and Urbanism
Master in Management and Administration of Real Estate Projects
Master in Geography, mention in Territorial Resources
Master in Geography, mention in Urban-Regional Organization
Master in Residential Homes
Master in Urbanism

Faculty of Arts
Master in Medial Arts
Master in Arts, mention in Music Composition
Master in Arts, mention in Theatre Direction
Master in Arts, mention in Visual Arts
Master in Arts, mention in Musicology
Master in Arts, mention in Art theory and history
Master in Cultural Management

Faculty of Science
Master in Biological Sciences
Master in Mathematical Sciences
Master in Sciences, mention in Physics
Master in Chemical Sciences

Faculty of Agricultural Sciences
Master in Agricultural Sciences, mention in Animal Production
Master in Agricultural Sciences, mention in Crop Production
Master in Agricultural Sciences, mention in Fruit Production
Master in Agricultural Sciences, mention in Agribusiness Production
Master in Agricultural Sciences, mention in Vegetable Health
Master in Enology and Viticulture
Master in Soil and Water Management

Faculty of Physical Sciences and Mathematics
Master in Engineering Sciences, mention in Operations Management
Master in Engineering Sciences, mention in Biomedical Engineering
Master in Engineering Sciences, mention in Electrical Engineering
Master in Engineering Sciences, mention in Geotechnical Engineering
Master in Engineering Sciences, mention in Chemical Engineering
Master in Engineering Sciences, mention in Mechanics
Master in Engineering Sciences, mention in Extractive Metallurgy
Master in Engineering Sciences, mention in Resources and the Water Environment
Master in Engineering Sciences, mention in Transport
Master in Sciences, mention in Astronomy
Master in Sciences, mention in Computer Science
Master in Sciences, mention in Physics
Master in Sciences, mention in Geophysics
Master in Sciences, mention in Geology
Master in Applied Economics
Master in Globalization Management
Master in Company Direction and Management
Master in Public Management and Policies
Master in Business Engineering with Information Technologies
Master in Meteorology and Climatology
Master in Mining
Master in Information Technologies

Faculty of Forestry Sciences
Master in Wild Areas and Nature Conservation

Faculty of Chemical Sciences and Pharmacy
Master in Food Sciences
Master in Food, mention in Management, Quality and Innocuousness of Food
Master in Applied Biochemistry, mentions in Environmental Biochemistry, Toxicological Biochemistry and Molecular Diagnosis, Protein Biochemistry and Biotechnology and Clinical Biochemistry
Master in Pharmaceutical Sciences
Master in Chemistry

Faculty of Social Sciences
Master in Anthropology and Development
Master in Social Sciences, mention in Sociology of Modernization
Master in Education, mention in Educational Informatics
Master in Education, mention in Education Curriculum and Community
Master in Gender Studies and Latin American Culture, mention in Social Sciences
Master in Adult Clinical Psychology
Master in Psychology, mention in Infant-Juvenile Clinical Psychology
Master in Psychology, mention in Community Psychology

Faculty of Veterinary and Animal Sciences
Master in Animal and Veterinary Sciences, mention in Animal Sciences
Master in Animal and Veterinary Sciences, mention in Poultry Sciences
Master in Animal and Veterinary Sciences, mention in Animal Pathology
Master in Animal and Veterinary Sciences, mention in Preventive Medicine

Faculty of Law

Master in Environmental Law
Master in Law, with mentions
Master in Informatics and Telecommunications Law
Master in International, Investments en Business Law
Master in Law, mention in Comparative and International Recruiting
Master in Law, mention in Penal Law
Master in Tributary Law

Faculty of Economy and Business

Master in Administration, mentions in Finance Management, Commercialization Management and Human Resources Management
Master in Management Control
Master in Economics
Master in Finance
Master in Marketing
Master in Public Policies
Master in Taxation

Faculty of Philosophy and Humanities

Master in Bioethics
Master in Gender Studies and Latin American Culture, mention in Humanities
Master in Cognitive Studies
Master in Latin American Studies
Master in Philosophy, mention in Axiology and Political Philosophy
Master in Philosophy, mention in Epistemology
Master in Philosophy, mention in Metaphysics
Master in History, mention in History of Chile
Master in Linguistics, mention in Spanish Language
Master in Linguistics, mention in English Language
Master in Literature
Master in History, mention in History of America
Master in History, mention in History of Europe

Faculty of Medicine

Master in Health Sciences Education
Master in Bioethics
Master in Medical Biophysics
Master in Medical and Biological Sciences, mention in Cellular Biology
Master in Medical and Biological Sciences, mention in Reproductive Biology
Master in Medical and Biological Sciences, mention in Environmental Sciences and Biomedicine
Master in Medical and Biological Sciences, mention in Pharmacology
Master in Medical and Biological Sciences, mention in Physiology
Master in Medical and Biological Sciences, mention in Physiopathology
Master in Medical and Biological Sciences, mention in Genetics
Master in Medical and Biological Sciences, mention in Immunology
Master in Medical and Biological Sciences, mention in Microbiology
Master in Medical and Biological Sciences, mention in Morphology
Master in Medical and Biological Sciences, mention in Neurosciences
Master in Medical and Biological Sciences, mention in Nutrition
Master in Psychology, mention in Adult Clinic


Faculty of Dentistry

Master in Dentistry Sciences, mention in Periodontology
Master in Dentistry Sciences, mention in Oral Biology
Master in Dentistry Sciences, mention in Cariology
Master in Dentistry Sciences, mention in Physiology and Pathology of Maxillofacial Growth and Development
Master in Dentistry Sciences, mention in Pathology and Oral Medicine


Institute of Public Affairs

Master in Political Science
Master in Government en Public Management


Institute of International Studies

Master in International Studies


Institute of Communications and Image

Master in Policy Communication


Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology

Master in Aging and Quality of Life
Master in Nutrition and Food, mention in Health Food
Master in Nutrition and Food, mention in Clinical Nutrition
Master in Nutrition and Food, mention in Human Nutrition
Master in Nutrition and Food, mention in Health Promotion


Interfaculty Programs

Master in Bioethics
Master in Medical Biophysics
Master in Aquacultural Sciences
Master in Environmental Management and Planning


DOCTORAL PROGRAMS



Faculty of Arts

PhD in Philosophy, mention in Aesthetics and Art Theory


Faculty of Sciences

PhD in Sciences, mention in Mathematics
PhD in Sciences, mention in Molecular and Cellular Biology and Neurosciences
PhD in Sciences, mention in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
PhD in Sciences, mention in Microbiology


Faculty of Physical Sciences and Mathematics

PhD in Engineering Sciences, mention in Material Sciences
PhD in Engineering Sciences, mention in Mathematical Exemplification
PhD in Sciences, mention in Computer Science
PhD in Sciences, mention in Geology
PhD in Sciences, mention in Astronomy
PhD in Engineering Sciences, mention in Chemical Engineering
PhD in Engineering Sciences, mention in Fluid-dynamics
PhD in Electrical Engineering
PhD in Engineering Systems


Faculty of Chemical Sciences and Pharmacy

PhD in Biochemistry
PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences
PhD in Pharmacology


Faculty of Social Sciences

PhD in Psychology
PhD in Philosophy, mention in Epistemology of Social Sciences



Facultad of Law
PhD in Law

Faculty of Economy and Business
PhD in Economics

Faculty of Philosophy and Humanities
PhD in Philosophy, mention in Metaphysics
PhD in Philosophy, mention in Moral and Political Philosophy
PhD in History, mention in History of Chile
PhD in Literature, mention in Chilean and Spanish-American Literature
PhD in Latin-American Studies
PhD in History, mention in Ethno-history

Faculty of Medicine
PhD in Biomedical Sciences
PhD in Medical Sciences and Specialty
PhD in Public Health

Interfaculty Programs
PhD in Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences
PhD in Nutrition and Food
PhD in Aquaculture
PhD in Sciences, mention in Physics
PhD in Economy
PhD in Philosophy, mention in Moral and Political Philosophy
PhD in Psychotherapy
PhD in Chemistry
Master in Philosophy, mention in Metaphysics

Faculty of Agricultural Sciences
Title of Professional Specialist in Fruit Production

Faculty of Chemical Sciences and Pharmacy
Title of Professional Specialist in Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Care


Faculty of Veterinary and Animal Sciences
Title of Professional Specialist in Small Animal Medicine

Faculty of Medicine
Adolescence
Pathological Anatomy
Anesthesiology and Reanimation
Cardiology
Pediatric Cardiology
Cardiovascular Surgery
Coloproctological Surgery
Head, Neck and Maxillofacial Plastic Surgery
Thorax Surgery
Digestive Surgery
General Surgery
Oncological Surgery
Pediatric Surgery
Plastic and Repairing Surgery
Peripheral Vascular Surgery
Pediatric Intensive Care
Dermatology
Endocrinology
Pediatric Endocrinology
Respiratory Diseases
Pediatric Respiratory Diseases
Physiatry
Gastroenterology
Pediatric Gastroenterology
Clinical Genetics
Geriatrics
Oncological Gynecology
Pediatric and Adolescence Gynecology
Hematology
Pediatric Oncological Hematology
Infectology
Pediatric Infectology
Immunology
Clinical Laboratory
Emergency Medicine
General Family Medicine
Intensive Adult Medicine
Internal Medicine
Legal Medicine
Maternal Fetal Medicine
Nuclear Medicine
Reproductive and Infertility Medicine
Microbiology
Nephrology
Pediatric Nephrology
Neonatology
Neurosurgery
Neurology
Pediatric Neurology
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Ophthalmology
Medical Oncology
Orthopedics and Traumatology
Otolaryngology
Pediatrics
Adult Psychiatry
Infant and Adolescent Psychiatry
Radiology
Oncological Radiotherapy
Rheumatology
Public Health
Urology

Faculty of Dentistry
Title of Professional Specialist in Dentistry and Dental Maxillofacial Orthopedics
Title of Professional Specialist in Buccal and Maxillofacial Surgery and Traumatology
Title of Professional Specialist in Endodoncy
Title of Professional Specialist in Buccal Maxillofacial Implantology
Title of Professional Specialist in Pediatric Dentistry
Title of Professional Specialist in Buccal Maxillofacial Pathology
Title of Professional Specialist in Periodoncy
Title of Professional Specialist in Dental Maxillofacial Radiology
Title of Professional Specialist in Oral Rehabilitation
Title of Professional Specialist through Distant Learning in Buccal Maxillofacial Implantology

Institute of Communications and Image
Title of Professional Specialist in Movie Documentary

Faculty of Architecture and Urbanism
Post-title Specialization Course in Landscape Architecture
Post-title Specialization in Architectural Conservation and Restoration

Faculty of Arts
Post-title Specialization Course in Arts and New Technologies, mention in Interactive Multimedia
Post-title Specialization Course in Visual Art Cultural Management and Administration
Post-title Specialization in Cultural Management and Administration of Music
Post-title Specialization in Cultural Heritage Restoration, Furniture
Post-title Specialization in Art Therapies, mention in Music Therapy
Post-title Specialization in Art Therapies, mention in Art Therapy

Faculty of Sciences
Post-title Specialization Course in Knowledge and Human Communications Biology

Faculty of Physical Sciences and Mathematics
Post-title Specialization in Environmental Control and Management

Faculty of Law
Post-title Specialization Course in Law Sciences
Post-title Specialization Course in Economic Law
Post-title Specialization Course in International Law
Post-title Specialization Course in Private Law
Post-title Specialization Course in Public Law

Faculty of Philosophy and Humanities
Post-title Specialization Course in Philosophy and Education, mentions in Education in Values and Philosophy and Childhood

Faculty of Medicine
Post-title Specialization Course in Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery
Post-title Specialization Course in Joint Replacement Surgery
Post-title Specialization Course in Diabetology
Post-title Specialization Course in Pain Handling
Post-title Specialization Course in Fetal and Perinatal Medicine
Post-title Specialization Course in Pediatric Urology

Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology
Post-title Specialization Course in Clinical Cytogenetics
Post-title Specialization Course in Non-Transmittable Chronic Diseases of Nutritional Origins
Coed/Woman Coeducation
Establishment Public
Language used in the class Spanish
Religious background N/A
Year of foundation 1842
The number of students (Undergraduate) 28,697
The number of students (Graduate) 9,629
Test required for admission Document screening and entrance examination in Santiago
% applicants admitted N/A
The number of foreign students N/A
ARWU Rank (2013 ranking) 401-500
QS Rank (2013 rankings) 223
THE Rank (2013 rankings) N/A
Address Av. Libertador Bernardo O'Higgins 1058, Santiago de Chile
Link to official website http://www.uchile.cl/
Link to contact website http://www.uchile.cl/portal/english-version/contact/49762/units-telephone-numbers-and-e-mail-addresses