Catholic University of Santiago del Estero Rankings

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#9601 of 14,131 In the World
#728 of 1,756 In Latin America
#76 of 127 In Argentina
#2 of 2 In Santiago del Estero

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Highest Degree
Acceptance rate

* The Catholic University of Santiago del Estero 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 RequirementsSecondary school certificate (bachillerato) or foreign equivalent and entrance examination
Academic CalendarApril to November (April - June; August-November)


The tuition table for Catholic University of Santiago del Estero gives an overview of costs but prices are approximate and subject to change and don't include accommodation, textbooks, or living expenses. The costs of programs might differ significantly for local and international students. The only source of truth for current numbers is the university's official website.

Program Annual Tuition (ARS)
Law 120,000
Medicine 180,000
Accounting 90,000
Psychology 100,000
Architecture 110,000
Engineering 95,000
Education 80,000

Programs and Degrees

Licenciatura Accountancy, Administration, Architecture, Biology, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Communication Studies, Computer Engineering, Design, Educational Administration, Educational Psychology, Educational Sciences, Electronic Engineering, Engineering, Geography, Human Resources, International Business, International Relations and Diplomacy, Journalism, Law, Library Science, Marketing, Mathematics Education, Nutrition, Performing Arts, Physical Education, Physical Therapy, Political Sciences, Psychology, Radio and Television Broadcasting, Religious Studies, Science Education, Sociology, Special Education, Sports, Sports Management, Systems Analysis, Theology, Tourism
Especialización Computer Engineering, Human Resources, Human Rights, Labour Law, Law
Maestría Higher Education Teacher Training, Regional Planning, Teacher Training

Notable alumni

  1. Gerardo Zamora

    Gerardo Zamora
    Born in
    Argentina Flag Argentina
    1964-.. (age 60)

    Gerardo Zamora is an Argentine politician who has served as Governor of Santiago del Estero since 2017, and previously from 2005 to 2013. He is a member of the centrist Radical Civic Union (UCR).

  2. Claudia Ledesma Abdala de Zamora

    Claudia Ledesma Abdala de Zamora
    Born in
    Argentina Flag Argentina
    1974-.. (age 50)

    Claudia Alejandra Ledesma Abdala de Zamora is an Argentine politician, currently serving as a National Senator for Santiago del Estero Province and as Provisional President of the Argentine Senate since 2019. A member of the local Civic Front for Santiago, Ledesma Abdala was governor of Santiago del Estero from 2013 to 2017, succeeding and preceding her husband, Gerardo Zamora.

  3. Ana Corradi

    Ana Corradi
    Born in
    Argentina Flag Argentina
    1962-.. (age 62)
    economistpoliticiancertified public accountantteacher

    Ana María Corradi de Beltrán is an Argentine politician. Elected for the Viable Santiago Movement, she sat in the Argentine Senate representing Santiago del Estero Province in the majority block of the Front for Victory from 2007 to 2013.

Catholic University of Santiago del Estero faculties and divisions

Faculty : Economics Accountancy, Business Administration, Economics, International Business, Tourism
Faculty : Education Communication Studies, Education, Educational Administration, Geography, Psychology, Special Education
Faculty : Health Sciences Health Sciences, Nutrition, Physical Therapy
Faculty : Law and Political and Social Sciences Criminology, Human Rights, International Law, Labour Law, Law, Political Sciences, Social Sciences
Faculty : Sciences for Innovation and Development Applied Mathematics, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electronic Engineering

General information

Alternative names UCSE
Universidad Católica de Santiago del Estero
Founded 1960
Accreditation Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Technology. National Commission for University Evaluation and Accreditation (CONEAU)

Location and contacts

Address Campus Universitario Avenida Alsina y Dalmacio Vélez Sársfield
Santiago del Estero, Santiago del Estero, 4200
City population 430,000

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