University of Talca: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#1947 of 14,131 In the World
#109 of 1,756 In Latin America
#13 of 60 In Chile
#1 of 2 In Talca
#316 of 1,006 For Horticulture
Top50% For 10 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
83%
Enrollment
12,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
www.utalca.cl
Languages
Spanish

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate83%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (Licencia de Educación Media) and entrance examination
Academic CalendarMarch to December (March - July; August-December)
Enrollment12,500
Full time employee650
Student:staff ratio19:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
5,661
Citations
66,032

University of Talca majors

by publication & citation count

Biology
1,257 / 24,078
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
679 / 6,917
Engineering
616 / 6,434
Environmental Science
586 / 8,300
Chemistry
554 / 9,950
Medicine
539 / 7,733
Physics
319 / 4,543
Business
286 / 4,039
Botany
264 / 5,663
Psychology
256 / 1,996
Political Science
239 / 429
Computer Science
226 / 4,229
Automation and Control engineering
220 / 1,499
Demography
203 / 2,216
Geography and Cartography
201 / 1,329
Horticulture
192 / 2,932
Agricultural Science
168 / 2,862
Mathematics
167 / 2,020
Economics
167 / 2,231
Biochemistry
165 / 4,242
Ecology
127 / 1,924
Materials Science
127 / 940
Nutrition and Food Science
97 / 1,505
Sociology
91 / 245
Theoretical Physics
77 / 1,609
Social Psychology
75 / 1,166
Biophysics
71 / 995
Electronic Engineering
71 / 577
Law
64 / 41
Pharmacology
60 / 1,399
Genetics
59 / 1,460
Organic Chemistry
58 / 1,315
Environmental Management
53 / 1,243
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
51 / 583
Microbiology
51 / 1,202
Statistics
50 / 724
Gerontology
49 / 536
Forestry
46 / 485
Art & Design
45 / 3,779
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics
44 / 628

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 5 11
1992 11 19
1993 14 20
1994 15 27
1995 7 34
1996 16 53
1997 14 79
1998 22 92
1999 29 134
2000 39 124
2001 53 175
2002 61 243
2003 62 288
2004 83 373
2005 160 605
2006 175 699
2007 228 1066
2008 221 1351
2009 228 1830
2010 282 2466
2011 276 2846
2012 325 3404
2013 359 3764
2014 379 4620
2015 472 5139
2016 487 4931
2017 533 5684
2018 493 6356
2019 645 8220
2020 614 10736
2021 666 13778

Tuition

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

The University of Talca 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 Accountancy, Agriculture, Architecture, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Dentistry, Design, Education, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Engineering, Forest Products, Forestry, Industrial Engineering, Information Technology, Law, Mechanical Engineering, Medical Technology, Mining Engineering, Music, Psychology
Post-título/Diploma Dentistry, Orthodontics
Magister Agricultural Business, Biomedicine, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Criminal Law, Ecology, Education, Educational Administration, Energy Engineering, Engineering, Engineering Management, Environmental Studies, Horticulture, International Business, Irrigation, Labour Law, Law, Literature, Management, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Microbiology, Psychology, Public Administration, Taxation, Visual Arts
Doctorado Agricultural Engineering, Agriculture, Arts and Humanities, Engineering, Law, Mathematics, Natural Sciences

Notable alumni

  1. María Elisa Quinteros

    María Elisa Quinteros
    Born in
    Chile Flag Chile
    Years
    1981-.. (age 41)
    Enrolled in the University of Talca
    Graduated with certification course in higher education
    Occupations
    epidemiologistacademicpoliticiandentistenvironmentalist
    Biography

    María Elisa Quinteros Cáceres is a Chilean professor who was elected as a member of the Chilean Constitutional Convention. On January 5th, she was elected as the President of the Constitutional Convention after 9 rounds of voting.

General info

Alternative names UTALCA
Universidad de Talca
Founded 1981
Accreditation National Accreditation Commission (CNA)
Academic structure Faculty of Forest Sciences
Faculty of Agricultural Sciences
Faculty of Business Administration
Faculty of Health Sciences
Faculty of Law and Social Sciences
Faculty of Engineering
Faculty of Psychology

Location and Contacts

Address Dos Norte Nº 685
Talca, Maule, 3465548
Chile
City population 206,000
Phone +56 (71) 200 200
Fax +56 (71) 200 103

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