Catholic University of Pereira Rankings

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Ranking Category
#8889 of 14,131 In the World
#625 of 1,756 In Latin America
#79 of 190 In Colombia
#2 of 3 In Pereira

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Acceptance rate

* The Catholic University of Pereira is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because the university has programs where applicants only need to meet admission requirements to enroll and don't necessarily compete with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsCompetitive admission
Academic CalendarSemesters

Programs and Degrees

Técnico Profesional Performing Arts, Video
Tecnólogo Marketing, Software Engineering
Profesional Universitario Architecture, Business Administration, Computer Engineering, Industrial Design, Industrial Engineering, International Business, Marketing, Mass Communication, Psychology, Religious Education, Telecommunications Engineering
Especialización Architecture, Clinical Psychology, Communication Studies, Design, Development Studies, Economics, Educational Technology, Finance, Human Resources, Management, Pedagogy, Social Psychology, Social Work, Software Engineering, Town Planning
Maestría Architecture, Cultural Studies, Engineering Management, Finance, Management, Pedagogy, Regional Planning, Social Studies, Town Planning
Doctorado Education

Notable alumni

  1. Luis Bedoya

    Luis Bedoya
    Born in
    Colombia Flag Colombia
    1959-.. (age 65)
    businesspersonsports executive

    Luis Erberto Bedoya Giraldo is a Colombian former football administrator. He is a former member of the FIFA Council. In May 2016, Bedoya was banned for life by the FIFA Ethics Committee for racketeering and wire fraud.

Catholic University of Pereira faculties and divisions

Faculty : Architecture and Design Architecture, Industrial Design
Faculty : Basic Sciences and Engineering Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Industrial Engineering, Software Engineering, Telecommunications Engineering
Faculty : Economics and Administrative Sciences Agricultural Business, Business Administration, Economics, Finance, International Business, Marketing, Regional Planning, Transport Management
Faculty : Humanities, Social Sciences and Education Communication Studies, Development Studies, Mass Communication, Psychology, Religious Studies

General information

Alternative names UCP
Universidad Católica de Pereira
Founded 1976
Accreditation Ministerio de Educación Nacional
Motto Somos apoyo para llegar a ser gente, gente de bien y profesionalmente capaz
We support students to become people of good and professionally capable
Colors green, red

Location and contacts

Address Carrera 21 No. 49-95 Av. de las Américas
Pereira, Risaralda, 660001
City population 591,000

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