Pedro Henriquez Urena National University Rankings

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Ranking Category
#6182 of 14,131 In the World
#402 of 1,756 In Latin America
#5 of 43 In the Dominican Republic
#4 of 28 In Santo Domingo

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Acceptance rate
Highest Degree

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate53%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (bachillerato) and entrance examination
Academic CalendarAugust to May (August - December; January-May)

We've calculated the 53% acceptance rate for Pedro Henriquez Urena National 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.


The tuition table for Pedro Henriquez Urena National University 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 Tuition per semester (DOP)
Medicine 250,000
Dentistry 150,000
Law 75,000
Architecture 70,000
Engineering 60,000
Business Administration 50,000
Psychology 45,000
Education 40,000
Communications 35,000
Computer Science 30,000

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by Pedro Henriquez Urena National University.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design Yes Yes No
Biology Yes Yes No
Business Yes Yes No
Chemistry Yes Yes No
Computer Science Yes Yes No
Economics Yes Yes No
Engineering Yes Yes No
Environmental Science Yes Yes No
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes Yes No
Mathematics Yes Yes No
Medicine Yes Yes No
Physics Yes Yes No
Psychology Yes Yes No
Doctorado en Medicina / Odontología Dentistry, Medicine
Ingeniero Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Surveying and Mapping, Town Planning
Licenciatura Accountancy, Agronomy, Architecture, Business Administration, Chemical Engineering, Clinical Psychology, Dentistry, Education, Educational Psychology, Hotel Management, Industrial and Organizational Psychology, Interior Design, Law, Marketing, Mathematics Education, Music, Psychology, Science Education, Secondary Education, Special Education, Tourism, Town Planning, Veterinary Science
Especialidad Construction Engineering, Curriculum, Educational Administration, Humanities and Social Science Education, Information Sciences, Library Science, Literacy Education, Mathematics Education, Native Language Education, Natural Sciences, Primary Education, Science Education, Secondary Education, Teacher Training
Maestría Accountancy, Administrative Law, Architectural Restoration, Architecture, Bilingual and Bicultural Education, Business Administration, Clinical Psychology, Dentistry, Ecology, Educational and Student Counselling, Educational Technology, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Studies, Heritage Preservation, International Relations and Diplomacy, Management, Museum Studies, Natural Resources, Natural Sciences, Political Sciences, Public Administration, Sanitary Engineering, Surgery

Notable alumni

  1. Carmen Imbert Brugal

    Carmen Imbert Brugal
    Born in
    Dominican Republic Flag Dominican Republic
    1955-.. (age 69)

    Carmen Altagracia Imbert Brugal, is a Dominican jurist, author, journalist and columnist.

  2. Juan Cohen

    Juan Cohen
    Born in
    Dominican Republic Flag Dominican Republic
    1960-.. (age 64)

    Juan Alberto Cohen Sander is a Dominican economist, politician, businessman, and member of parliament. He was a presidential candidate of the Dominican Republic by the National Citizen Will Party (PNVC) for the general election 2016.

Pedro Henriquez Urena National University faculties and divisions

Faculty : Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources Agronomy, Veterinary Science
Faculty : Architecture and Arts Architecture, Design, Music
Faculty : Economics and Social Sciences Accountancy, Business Administration, Hotel Management, Marketing, Tourism
Faculty : Health Sciences Dentistry, Medicine, Pharmacy
Faculty : Humanities and Education Education, Psychology
Faculty : Law and Political Sciences Law
Faculty : Science and Technology Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Surveying and Mapping

General information

Alternative names UNPHU
Pedro Henríquez Ureña National University
Universidad Nacional Pedro Henríquez Ureña
Founded 1966
Accreditation Ministerio de Educación Superior, Ciencia y Tecnología (MESCYT)

Location and contacts

Address Av. John F. Kennedy Km 7 1/2 Apartado Postal 1423
Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional
Dominican Republic
City population 1,129,000

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