Federico Santa Maria Technical University: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#1405 of 14,131 In the World
#64 of 1,756 In Latin America
#6 of 60 In Chile
#1 of 4 In Valparaiso
#189 of 1,011 For Nuclear Physics
Top50% For 15 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
95%
Enrollment
17,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
usm.cl
Languages
Spanish

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate95%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary education (Licencia Secundaria) and entrance examination
Academic CalendarMarch to January (March - June; July-November; November-January)
Enrollment17,500
Full time employee1,250
Student:staff ratio14:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
6,535
Citations
262,229

Federico Santa Maria Technical University majors

by publication & citation count

Physics
2,777 / 195,474
Engineering
1,779 / 45,582
Quantum and Particle physics
1,598 / 162,561
Nuclear Physics
932 / 150,976
Chemistry
858 / 17,113
Computer Science
555 / 6,403
Materials Science
544 / 10,721
Automation and Control engineering
431 / 13,934
Environmental Science
381 / 6,625
Mathematics
357 / 3,729
Biology
325 / 8,828
Condensed Matter Physics
242 / 7,253
Business
241 / 2,604
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
230 / 1,628
Electronic Engineering
207 / 15,195
Theoretical Physics
189 / 2,096
Applied Mathematics
175 / 2,342
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
173 / 5,933
Economics
113 / 1,262
Atomic and Molecular physics
109 / 2,346
Optical Engineering
99 / 1,793
Chemical Engineering
93 / 1,090
Machine Learning
91 / 668
Electrical Engineering
88 / 8,647
Medicine
87 / 921
Environmental Management
85 / 1,155
Renewable Energy Engineering
74 / 1,683
Demography
72 / 822
Art & Design
66 / 264
Environmental Chemistry
65 / 1,585
Systems Engineering
62 / 546
Metallurgical Engineering
60 / 871
Biochemistry
57 / 1,444
Geography and Cartography
57 / 793
Statistics
54 / 421
Software Engineering
54 / 436
Acoustical Engineering
54 / 432
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics
52 / 942
Geology
49 / 413
Meteorology and Atmospheric Science
47 / 476

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 11 48
1992 10 51
1993 21 55
1994 23 83
1995 12 92
1996 15 99
1997 22 106
1998 16 94
1999 18 75
2000 49 124
2001 59 191
2002 89 609
2003 57 461
2004 102 483
2005 127 671
2006 136 991
2007 195 1367
2008 158 1917
2009 236 2654
2010 290 3782
2011 351 8021
2012 520 17528
2013 375 22443
2014 441 22256
2015 523 30365
2016 598 32616
2017 548 27230
2018 586 27383
2019 678 28228
2020 707 28208
2021 662 29987

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students $3,750$6,250
International students $3,750$6,250

Federico Santa Maria Technical University has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities +
Business | Politics | Social Sciences +++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine
Engineering | IT ++++
Maths | Natural Sciences ++++
Licenciatura Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering, Architecture, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Design, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Mathematics, Metallurgical Engineering, Mining Engineering, Physics, Telecommunications Engineering
Magister Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering, Architecture, Business Administration, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Information Technology, Management, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Natural Sciences, Physics, Water Management
Doctorado Biotechnology, Chemistry, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Physics

Notable alumni

  1. Tyra Banks

    Tyra Banks
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1973-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    film actormodeltelevision presentermusicianentrepreneur
    Biography

    Tyra Lynne Banks, also known as BanX, is an American television personality, model, businesswoman, producer, actress, and writer. Born in Inglewood, California, she began her career as a model at the age of 15, and was the first African-American woman to be featured on the covers of GQ and the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue, on which she appeared three times. She was a Victoria's Secret Angel from 1997 to 2005. By the early 2000s, Banks was one of the world's top-earning models.

  2. Raúl Zurita

    Raúl Zurita
    Born in
    Chile Flag Chile
    Years
    1950-.. (age 72)
    Occupations
    poetwriterengineer
    Biography

    Raúl Zurita Canessa is a Chilean poet. He won the Chilean National Prize for Literature in 2000.

  3. Claudio Parra

    Claudio Parra
    Born in
    Chile Flag Chile
    Years
    1945-.. (age 77)
    Occupations
    musicianpianist
    Biography

    Claudio Parra Pizarro is a Chilean musician, pianist and composer. He has served as a pianist and keyboardist for the band Los Jaivas its formation in 1963. He is an undisputed reference of the piano with a properly Chilean sound, and considered one of the most important in the history of popular music in Chile.

  4. Miodrag Marinovic

    Miodrag Marinovic
    Born in
    Chile Flag Chile
    Years
    1967-.. (age 55)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Miodrag Arturo Marinovic Solo de Zaldívar is a Chilean politician who served as a member of the Chamber of Deputies, representing the former District 60 of the Magallanes Region from 2010 to 2014.

  5. Freddy Flores Knistoff

    Freddy Flores Knistoff
    Born in
    Chile Flag Chile
    Years
    1948-.. (age 74)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Freddy Flores Knistoff is a painter and writer born in Viña del Mar, Chile in 1948. He has lived in Amsterdam since 1985.

  6. Beltrán Urenda

    Beltrán Urenda
    Born in
    Chile Flag Chile
    Years
    1920-2013 (aged 93)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyerbusinesspersonuniversity teacher
    Biography

    Beltrán Urenda Zegers was a Chilean politician, lawyer and entrepreneur who served as Senator of the Republic of Chile from the return to the democracy on 11 March 1990 to 11 March 2002.

General info

Alternative names UTFSM
Federico Santa María Technical University
Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María
Founded 1931
Accreditation National Accreditation Commission (CNA)
Motto Ex Umbra in Solem
From the shadow into the sun
Colors blue, red, green, yellow, black
Academic structure Academy of Aeronautical Sciences
Department of Architecture
Department of Science
Department of Construction and Risk Prevention
Department of Design and Manufacturing
Department of Physical Education, Sports and Recreation
Department of Electricity
Department of Electronics
Department of Electronics and Informatics
Department of Electrical Engineering and Informatics
Department of Humanistic Studies
Department of Physics
Department of Industries
Department of IT
Department of Commercial Engineering
Department of Electrical Engineering
Department of Design Engineering
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering
Department of Mathematics
Department of Mechanics
Department of Civil Works
Department of Chemistry
Department of Chemistry and Environment
Affiliations and memberships Consejo de Rectores de las Universidades Chilenas (CRUCH)
Red Universitaria G9 (G9)
International Association of University Presidents (IAUP)
Magalhães Network (MN)
Asociación de Universidades Regionales (AUR)

Location and Contacts

Address Avenida España Nº 1680
Valparaíso, Valparaiso, 2390123
Chile
City population 297,000
Phone +56 (32) 265 4000
Fax +56 (32) 279 7497

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