Universidad de Valparaíso

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Universidad de Valparaíso
founding 1981
Sponsorship state
place Valparaíso
country ChileChile Chile
Rector Aldo Valle Acevedo
Students approx. 15,000
Website www.uv.cl

The Universidad de Valparaíso (UV) is a Chilean university based in Valparaíso .


The forerunner of the university was the School of Law, founded in 1878, which was expanded in 1911 to include taxes. Today's university was established on February 12, 1981.


The university has 11 faculties

  • Arquitectura / architecture
  • Ciencias Económicas y Administrativas / Economics and Administrative Sciences
  • Ciencias Sociales / Social Sciences
  • Farmacia / Pharmacy
  • Ingeniería / Engineering
  • Odontología / dentistry
  • Ciencias
  • Ciencias del Mar y de Recursos Naturales / Marine Sciences and Natural Resources
  • Derecho
  • Humanidades y Educación
  • Medicina / medicine


  • Humanities
  • Natural and engineering sciences
  • Marine science
  • Communication and social sciences

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