Technological University of Pereira: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#2567 of 14,131 In the World
#159 of 1,756 In Latin America
#16 of 190 In Colombia
#1 of 3 In Pereira
#779 of 1,005 For Reliability and Quality Engineering
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Quick Review

Acceptance rate
45%
Enrollment
17,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
www.utp.edu.co
Languages
Spanish

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate45%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (bachillerato) and entrance examination or ICFES (governmental)
Academic CalendarJanuary to December (January - May; June-July; August-December)
Enrollment17,500
Full time employee1,250
Student:staff ratio14:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
3,570
Citations
24,837

Technological University of Pereira majors

by publication & citation count

Medicine
589 / 11,135
Engineering
577 / 4,255
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
334 / 2,808
Environmental Science
301 / 3,678
Biology
292 / 5,216
Computer Science
275 / 2,240
Physics
202 / 1,442
Chemistry
194 / 1,443
Geography and Cartography
190 / 2,042
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
168 / 1,423
Automation and Control engineering
157 / 1,259
Materials Science
149 / 1,122
Demography
129 / 2,006
Virology
88 / 3,319
Psychology
87 / 495
Mathematics
83 / 439
Public Health
82 / 4,612
Business
71 / 427
Health Science
68 / 2,491
Epidemiology
63 / 1,085
Art & Design
55 / 49
Critical Care Nursing
55 / 518
Sociology
53 / 115
Pediatrics
53 / 527
Philosophy
51 / 32
Political Science
47 / 192
Electronic Engineering
45 / 976
Metallurgical Engineering
45 / 456
Surgery
41 / 175
Renewable Energy Engineering
40 / 232
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN)
39 / 451
Environmental Management
38 / 1,045
Family medicine
38 / 283
Reliability and Quality Engineering
36 / 349
Ecology
36 / 286
Economics
36 / 364
Machine Learning
35 / 1,162
Environmental Engineering
35 / 596
Computer Vision
33 / 94
Botany
33 / 428

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1998 0 1
1999 6 2
2000 4 1
2001 15 5
2002 11 5
2003 16 1
2004 36 26
2005 38 22
2006 54 73
2007 106 140
2008 89 156
2009 125 201
2010 167 288
2011 188 403
2012 355 521
2013 351 654
2014 389 978
2015 338 1223
2016 346 1643
2017 340 1834
2018 324 2126
2019 328 2717
2020 386 8129
2021 255 7950

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students $500$1,750
International students $500$1,750

The Technological University of Pereira has financial aid programs.

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 +++
Técnico Profesional Automation and Control Engineering
Tecnólogo Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Forestry, Health Sciences, Horticulture, Industrial Engineering, Software Engineering
Profesional Universitario Agricultural Engineering, Animal Husbandry, Art Education, Automation and Control Engineering, Bilingual and Bicultural Education, Business Administration, Computer Engineering, Education, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Environmental Management, Humanities and Social Science Education, Industrial Chemistry, Industrial Engineering, Industrial Management, Materials Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Medicine, Music Education, Native Language Education, Parks and Recreation, Physical Engineering, Primary Education, Production Engineering, Sports, Technology Education, Tourism, Veterinary Science
Especialización Agricultural Business, Biotechnology, Data Processing, Electronic Engineering, Environmental Management, Health Administration, Management, Materials Engineering, Medicine, Metal Techniques, Molecular Biology, Music Theory and Composition, Paediatrics, Protective Services, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Radiology, Safety Engineering, Sports Management, Transport Management
Maestría Aesthetics, Agricultural Business, Automation and Control Engineering, Bilingual and Bicultural Education, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Chemistry, Child Care and Development, Communication Studies, Computer Engineering, Cultural Studies, Demography and Population, Economics, Education, Electrical Engineering, Environmental Studies, Finance, Fine Arts, Health Administration, History, Human Resources, Industrial Management, Instrument Making, Linguistics, Literature, Mathematics, Mathematics Education, Mechanical Engineering, Molecular Biology, Music, Operations Research, Philosophy, Physics, Production Engineering, Science Education, Statistics
Doctorado Biomedicine, Biotechnology, Communication Studies, Educational Sciences, Engineering, Environmental Studies, Literature, Management, Teacher Training

Notable alumni

  1. Cai Guo-Qiang

    Cai Guo-Qiang
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1957-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    painterperformance artistcontemporary artistinstallation artistsculptor
    Biography

    Cai Guo-Qiang is a Chinese artist who currently lives and works in New York City and New Jersey.

General info

Alternative names UTP
Universidad Tecnológica de Pereira
Founded 1958
Accreditation Congreso de la República; Consejo Nacional de Acreditación
Motto Scientia et Technica pro Humanitate sub Libertatis Tutela
Science and Technology at the service of Humanity, tutelage by freedom
Academic structure Faculty of Agricultural Sciences and Agribusiness
Faculty of Technology
Faculty of Basic Sciences
Faculty of Education Sciences
Faculty of Business
Faculty of Health Sciences
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Faculty of Fine Arts and Humanities
Faculty of Environmental Sciences
Faculty of Engineering

Location and Contacts

Address La Julita
Pereira, Risaralda, 66001
Colombia
City population 591,000
Phone +57 (6) 313 7300
Fax +57 (6) 321 3206

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