Universidad de Cuenca, Azuay was established in 1867 translates to English as University of Cuenca. The college is located in the city of Cuenca and is a nonprofit educational facility for both males and females. The city of Cuenca, Azuay has a population close to 500,000. The university is both recognized and accredited by the Council of Evaluation, Accreditation and Quality Assurance in Higher Education of Ecuador.
The college is very popular with a large enrollment of around 15,000 students per year offering a variety of academic courses and other programs to aid each student in becoming the best in the career of their career choice. Like most universities, all students must pass an entrance exam but only around 55% are accepted each year.
Universidad de Cuenca offers bachelor’s degrees in Arts and Humanities, Business and Social Science, Language and Cultural, Medicine and Health, Engineering, and Science and Technology. If you are still wondering what type of courses are available under each course examples to include in Arts & Humanities education, history, literature, and more; Business & Social Science include Anthropology/Archaeology, and Communication and Media Studies among others. The college also offers master degrees in Arts and Humanities, Business and Social Science, Language and Cultural, Medicine and Health, Engineering, and Science and Technology.
The university is divided into semesters and is home in an urban setting so students can be comfortable and get to know their classmates in a quiet setting.
Along with academics, the university offers financial aids, scholarships, sports and other activities, study abroad, exchange programs, housing, library, distance learning, and online courses.
Local undergraduate student’s tuition for undergraduates can range from $0 to $1,000 while international students can range from $1,000 to $2,500. Local postgraduate student’s tuition can range from $1,000 to $2,500 and for international students $5,000 to $7,500.