Pontifical Catholic University of Peru Rankings

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In the World#475 of 14178
In Latin America#21 of 1756
In Peru#1 of 136
In Lima#1 of 43
In Art#211 of 5,495

Quick Review

Religion
Christian-Catholic
Enrollment
17,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
Spanish

Publications & Citations

Publications
15,609
Citations
65,027

Pontifical Catholic University of Peru majors

by publication count

Philosophy
1,987
Political science
1,625
Art
1,489
Geography
1,081
Physics
529
Sociology
524
Computer science
502
Psychology
378
Economics
362
Business
258
Mathematics
242
History
238
Materials science
221
Engineering
207
Chemistry
198
Medicine
139
Biology
109
Environmental science
95
Geology
81

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
History3281,009
Art336642
Philosophy351975
Physics67721,575
Political science8211,524
Economics10862,973
Sociology11141,559
Geography11601,443
Business13331,779
Environmental science15971,571
Geology1707547
Engineering18131,434
Psychology19792,323
Mathematics20951,498
Computer science22301,860
Materials science22602,212
Biology24703,184
Medicine26681,474
Chemistry26752,328

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199012331
199114824
199220625
199316923
199422735
199520025
199622245
199722124
199821240
199923352
200027961
2001265113
2002249332
2003274224
2004297272
2005286323
2006329328
2007357394
2008430554
2009385784
2010480871
20115071648
20127592453
20137512999
201412873830
20159434516
20168915694
201711276106
20187225579
20197007267
20204539288

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate or foreign equivalent, and entrance examination
Academic CalendarMarch to December (March - July; August-December)
Enrollment17,500
Full time employee2,250
Student:staff ratio8:1

Tuition

Pontifical Catholic University of Peru has on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities++++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences++++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine+
Engineering | IT+++
Maths | Natural Sciences++++
MaestríaAnthropology, Archaeology, Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Computer Science, Education, Engineering, Forensic Medicine and Dentistry, History, Latin American Studies, Law, Linguistics, Mathematics, Metal Techniques, Natural Sciences, Psychology, Social Sciences, Social Sciences, Social Sciences, Sociology
DoctoradoAnthropology, Anthropology, Archaeology, Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, History, Latin American Studies, Law, Linguistics, Mathematics, Social Sciences

General info

Alternative namesPUCP
Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú
Founded1917
WikipediaPontifical Catholic University of Peru
AccreditationMinisterio de Educación, Peru
MottoEt Lux in Tenebris Lucet
The Light Shines in Darkness
Colorsgold, blue, dark red
Affiliations and membershipsInternational Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU)
International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE)

Location and Contacts

AddressAvenida Universitaria 1801, San Miguel
Lima, Lima
Peru
City population9,675,000
Phone+51 (1) 626 2000
Fax+51 (1) 626 2805

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