Catholic University of Argentina Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina Santa María de los Buenos Aires – Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina (UCA) 

Argentina

top General Information

Address

Street:Edificio Santa María de los Buenos Aires
Avenida Alicia Moreau de Justo 1300 2° Piso

City:Buenos Aires

Province:Capital Federal

Post Code:C1107AAZ

Tel.:+54(11) 4349-0200

Fax:+54(11) 4349-0271

Email:info@uca.edu.ar

WWW:http://www.uca.edu.ar

Other Sites

Branches in Rosario, Paraná and Mendoza

Institution Funding

Private

History

Founded 1958 as a private University based on former Institute of Catholic Culture created in 1922. Accorded status of Pontifical University by the Holy See 1960. The University and the degrees it awards are formally recognized by the National Government. Financed by student fees and gifts. The Archbishop of Buenos Aires is Grand Chancellor.

Academic Year

March to December

Admission Requirements

Secondary school certificate (bachillerato) or equivalent and competitive entrance examination

Language(s)

Spanish

Accrediting Agency

CONEAU, AMBA

Religious Affiliation

Christian

Student Body

co-ed

top Officers

Head : Víctor Manuel Fernández

Job title:Rector


Senior Administrative Officer : Gabriel Fernando Limodio

Job title:Vicerrector


International Relations Officer : Soledad Zapiola

Job title:Coordinator, International Relations

top Divisions

Faculty : Agriculture

Fields of study:Agriculture, Animal Husbandry, Food Technology

More details:Buenos Aires Campus


Faculty : Arts and Music

Fields of study:Conducting, Music, Music Theory and Composition, Musicology

More details:Buenos Aires Campus


Faculty : Canon Law

Fields of study:Canon Law

More details:Graduate School; Buenos Aires Campus


Faculty : Chemistry and Engineering

Fields of study:Chemistry, Engineering

More details:Fray R. Bacon, Rosario Campus


Faculty : Economics (Mendoza Campus)

Fields of study:Accountancy, Business Administration, Safety Engineering, Systems Analysis

More details:Mendoza Campus


Faculty : Economics (Rosario Campus)

Fields of study:Accountancy, Business Administration, Economics


Faculty : Humanities

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, History, Library Science, Philosophy, Psychology

More details:Teresa de Ávila, Paraná Campus


Faculty : Humanities and Education

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Education

More details:Mendoza Campus


Faculty : Law

Fields of study:Law

More details:Buenos Aires and Paraná Campus


Faculty : Law and Social Sciences

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Education, History, Law, Social Sciences

More details:Rosario Campus


Faculty : Medical Sciences

Fields of study:Health Sciences, Medicine

More details:Buenos Aires Campus


Faculty : Philosophy and Letters

Fields of study:English, History, Literature, Philosophy, Translation and Interpretation


Faculty : Physics, Mathematical Sciences and Engineering

Fields of study:Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Studies, Industrial Engineering

More details:Buenos Aires Campus


Faculty : Psychology and Educational Sciences

Fields of study:Education, Educational Psychology, Psychology


Faculty : Social Sciences and Economics

Fields of study:Accountancy, Business Administration, Economics, Social Sciences, Sociology

More details:Buenos Aires Campus


Faculty : Theology

Fields of study:Theology

More details:Buenos Aires Campus


Institute : Bioethics

Fields of study:Biology, Ethics

More details:Graduate; Buenos Aires Campus


Institute : Marriage and Family Studies

Fields of study:Family Studies


Institute : Political Science and International Relations

Fields of study:International Relations, Political Sciences

More details:Buenos Aires and Paraná Campus


Institute : Social Communication, Journalism and Advertising

Fields of study:Advertising and Publicity, Communication Arts, Journalism


Institute : Social Communication, Journalism and Publicity

Fields of study:Advertising and Publicity, Communication Studies, Journalism

More details:Buenos Aires Campus


Institute : Spirituality and Pastoral Activities

Fields of study:Pastoral Studies

top Degrees

Licenciatura

Fields of study:Agriculture, Animal Husbandry, Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Canon Law, Conducting, Education, Educational Administration, English, Environmental Studies, History, Hygiene, Industrial Chemistry, International Studies, Journalism, Music, Music Theory and Composition, Musicology, Pedagogy, Philosophy, Political Sciences, Psychology, Public Administration, Public Relations, Systems Analysis


Especialización

Fields of study:Administrative Law, Cardiology, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Environmental Studies, Labour Law, Nephrology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthodontics, Otorhinolaryngology, Paediatrics, Periodontics, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Respiratory Therapy, Software Engineering, Sports Medicine, Stomatology, Surgery


Maestría

Fields of study:Biomedicine, Business Administration, Civil Law, Communication Studies, Economics, Environmental Engineering, Labour Law, Sociology


Doctorado

Fields of study:Biomedicine, Business Administration, Canon Law, Economics, Educational Psychology, History, Law, Literature, Music, Philosophy, Political Sciences, Psychology, Sociology, Theology

top Student Services and Facilities

Student Services

Academic Counselling

Canteen

Careers Guidance

Cultural Activities

Facilities for Disabled People

Library

Sports Facilities

top Academic Periodicals

Periodicals

Antiguo Oriente

Anuario Argentino de Derecho Canónico

Colección

Consonancias

Creciendo en Familia

Cultura Económica

El Derecho

Estudios de Historia de Espana

Lecturas Sociales y Económicas

Prudentia Juris

Res Gesta

Revista de Psicologia

Revista Teología

Sapientia

Stylos

Temas de Historia Argentina y Americana

Universitas

Vida e Ética

Main Press

EDUCA - Editorial de la Universidad Católica Argentina

Students

Statistics Year:2014

Approx:Yes

Male:8958

Female:10147

Total:19105

Updated on 28-07-2015