top General Information


Street:Boulevard Suyapa
Ciudad Universitaria


Tel.:+504 232-2110

Fax:+504 235-3361


Other Sites

Also 10 Regional University Centres

Institution Funding



Founded 1847 as Academy. Acquired present status and title 1957.

Academic Year

February to December (February-June; June-October; October-December)

Admission Requirements

Secondary school certificate (bachillerato) or equivalent



top Officers

Head : Julieta Gonzalina Castellanos Ruiz

Job title:Rectora

Senior Administrative Officer : Emma Virginia Rivera

Job title:Secretaria General

International Relations Officer : Julio Cesar Raudales

Job title:Vicerrector de Relaciones Internacionales

top Divisions

Faculty : Arts and Humanities

Fields of study:Architecture, Educational Sciences, English, Foreign Languages Education, French, Native Language Education, Pedagogy, Philosophy, Physical Education, Spanish

Faculty : Chemistry and Pharmacy

Fields of study:Chemistry, Pharmacy

Faculty : Dentistry

Fields of study:Dentistry

Faculty : Economics

Fields of study:Accountancy, Banking, Business Administration, Business Computing, Economics, Finance, Food Science, Marketing, Public Administration, Taxation

Faculty : Engineering

Fields of study:Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Faculty : Law

Fields of study:Law

Faculty : Medicine

Fields of study:Medicine, Nursing, Radiology, Rehabilitation and Therapy

Faculty : Science

Fields of study:Biology, Mathematics, Metallurgical Engineering, Microbiology, Physics

Faculty : Social Sciences

Fields of study:Development Studies, History, Journalism, Psychology, Social Work, Sociology

Faculty : Space Science

Fields of study:Astronomy and Space Science

Institute : Economics and Social Research

Fields of study:Economics, Social Studies

Institute : Law Research

Fields of study:Law

Research Division : Science

Fields of study:Natural Sciences

top Degrees




Fields of study:Animal Husbandry, Astronomy and Space Science, Astrophysics, Business Administration, Business Computing, Clinical Psychology, Commercial Law, Construction Engineering, Demography and Population, Development Studies, Economics, Epidemiology, Human Rights, Industrial and Organizational Psychology, International Business, Management, Marine Transport, Maritime Law, Marketing, Pharmacy, Physics, Political Sciences, Public Administration, Public Health, Regional Planning, Safety Engineering, Social Studies, Social Work, Telecommunications Services


Fields of study:Anaesthesiology, Anatomy, Community Health, Criminal Law, Dermatology, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Medicine, Neurology, Nursing, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Otorhinolaryngology, Paediatrics, Pathology, Plastic Surgery, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Rehabilitation and Therapy, Surgery


Fields of study:Business Administration, Development Studies, Social Sciences

top Academic Periodicals


Boletín del Instituto de Ciencias Económicas

Ciencia y Tecnología

Revista de la Universidad

Revista Economía Política

Main Press

Editorial Universitaria

Updated on 03-03-2016