Espiritu Santo University Rankings

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#8208 of 14,131 In the World
#542 of 1,756 In Latin America
#22 of 59 In Ecuador

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Highest Degree

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate78%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (bachillerato) or recognized foreign equivalent, and entrance examination, or satisfactory completion of a pre-university programme
Academic CalendarMay to December with two main academic periods: May to August, and September to December Full - year study is also possible, as UEES has an intensive academic period from January to April

We've calculated the 78% acceptance rate for Espiritu Santo University based on the ratio of admissions to applications and other circumstantial enrollment data. Treat this information as a rough guide and not as a definitive measure of your chances of admission. Different programs may have significantly varying admissions rates.

Programs and Degrees

Licenciatura Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Communication Studies, Education, Hotel and Restaurant, Music, Nutrition, Tourism
Professional Title Architecture, Dentistry, Economics, Engineering, Law, Medicine
Especialista Anaesthesiology, Cardiology, Dermatology, Internal Medicine, Medicine, Nephrology, Oncology, Orthodontics, Orthopaedics, Otorhinolaryngology, Periodontics, Radiology, Surgery, Urology
Maestría Accountancy, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Commercial Law, Communication Studies, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Education, Educational Administration, Educational Psychology, Finance, Foreign Languages Education, Health Administration, Human Resources, Information Technology, Law, Management, Maritime Law, Marketing, Music, Occupational Health, Pedagogy, Public Administration
Doctorado Business Administration, Education

Notable alumni

  1. María Alejandra Muñoz

    María Alejandra Muñoz
    Born in
    Ecuador Flag Ecuador
    1978-.. (age 46)
    university teacherpoliticianlawyer

    María Alejandra Muñoz Seminario is an Ecuadorian politician and lawyer who was the 51st Vice President of Ecuador from July 2020 until May 2021. She is the third female to hold this position, after Rosalía Arteaga and Maria Alejandra Vicuña.

  2. Andrea Aguilera

    Andrea Aguilera
    Born in
    Ecuador Flag Ecuador
    2001-.. (age 23)

    Andrea Victoria Aguilera Paredes is an Ecuadorian model and beauty queen who was crowned Miss Supranational 2023 on July 14, 2023 making her the first Ecuadorian to have won Miss Supranational.

  3. Michelle Medina

    Michelle Medina
    Born in
    Ecuador Flag Ecuador
    1986-2019 (aged 33)

    Michelle Stefania Medina Prado was an Ecuadorian singer, television presenter and social communicator.

  4. Denisse Robles

    Denisse Robles
    Born in
    Ecuador Flag Ecuador
    1987-.. (age 37)

    Denisse Priscila Robles Andrade is an Ecuadorian economist and politician. She formerly served as mayor of the city of Milagro. Her election in 2014 made her the youngest person to be elected as a mayor in Ecuador.

  5. Ana Belén Cordero

    Ana Belén Cordero
    Born in
    Ecuador Flag Ecuador

    Ana Belén Cordero Cuesta is an Ecuadorian politician serving in Ecuador's National Assembly from 2021. She is a member of the Creating Opportunities party.

Espiritu Santo University faculties and divisions

Faculty : Architecture and Design Architectural and Environmental Design, Architecture, Interior Design, Landscape Architecture
Faculty : Communication Communication Studies, Graphic Design, Journalism, Marketing
Faculty : Economics and Business Management Accountancy, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Economics, Finance, Human Resources, International Business
Faculty : Engineering Bioengineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Data Processing, Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Fire Science, Industrial Engineering, Safety Engineering, Software Engineering, Telecommunications Engineering
Faculty : International Studies Human Resources, International Business, Latin American Studies, Spanish
Faculty : Law, Political Science and Development Civil Security, International Relations and Diplomacy, Law
Faculty : Liberal Arts and Education Clinical Psychology, Dance, Industrial and Organizational Psychology, Music, Primary Education, Psychology
Faculty : Medicine Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing, Nutrition
Faculty : Tourism and Hotel Management Hotel Management, Tourism
Graduate School : Postgraduate School Accountancy, Architecture and Planning, Business Administration, Construction Engineering, Education, Finance, Health Sciences, Law, Logistics Management, Marketing, Psychology

General information

Alternative names UEES
Universidad de Especialidades del Espíritu Santo
Founded 1994
Accreditation The Higher Education Quality Assurance Council (CACES)
Motto Non progredi est regredi
To not go forward is to go backward
Colors red

Location and contacts

Address Apartado 09-01-4842 Km. 2,5 vía a Samborondón
Guayaquil, Guayas
City population 43,000

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