Andrés Bello Catholic University Universidad Católica Andrés Bello (UCAB) 

Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

top General Information


Street:Urbanización Montalbán
La Vega


Province:Distrito Capital

Post Code:1021

Tel.:+58(212) 442-95-11 +58(212) 407-44-44

Fax:+58(212) 407-43-49


Other Sites

Also a Branch in Coro, Guyana and Los Teques. Continuing Education and Research Institutes

Institution Funding



Founded 1953 as a private Catholic University of the Venezuelan Episcopate and its management entrusted to the Society of Jesus.

Academic Year

October to July (October-February; March-July)

Admission Requirements

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



Religious Affiliation


Student Body


top Officers

Head : Francisco José Virtuoso, S.J.

Job title:Rector

Senior Administrative Officer : Gustavo Peña

Job title:Vicerrector Académico

International Relations Officer : Lizbeth M. Sánchez Meneses

Job title:Directora

top Divisions

Faculty : Economics and Social Sciences

Fields of study:Accountancy, Administration, Business Administration, Communication Studies, Economics, Industrial Management, Law, Psychology, Social Sciences, Social Work, Sociology

Faculty : Engineering

Fields of study:Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Telecommunications Engineering

Faculty : Humanities and Education

Fields of study:Administrative Law, Advertising and Publicity, American Studies, Amerindian Languages, Arts and Humanities, Biology, Chemistry, Clinical Psychology, Commercial Law, Communication Studies, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Education, History, Indigenous Studies, International Law, Labour Law, Latin American Studies, Linguistics, Literature, Mathematics Education, Native Language, Pedagogy, Philosophy, Physics, Preschool Education, Private Law, Psychology, Science Education, Social Sciences, Sports

Faculty : Theology

Fields of study:Christian Religious Studies, Comparative Religion, Religious Studies, Theology

More details:ITER

top Degrees

Técnico Superior


Fields of study:Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Economics, Industrial Engineering, Law


Fields of study:Administrative Law, Advertising and Publicity, Arts and Humanities, Business and Commerce, Commercial Law, Computer Engineering, Criminal Law, Criminology, Economics, Education, Finance, Health Administration, Human Resources, Industrial Engineering, Industrial Management, Information Technology, Law, Management, Medical Auxiliaries, Safety Engineering, Telecommunications Engineering, Theology


Fields of study:American Studies, Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Communication Studies, Constitutional Law, Development Studies, Economics, Education, Environmental Engineering, Finance, Information Technology, Latin American Studies, Philosophy, Safety Engineering, Theology


Fields of study:Business Administration, Economics, Education, History, Law, Psychology

top Student Services and Facilities

Student Services

Academic Counselling


Careers Guidance

Cultural Activities

Facilities for Disabled People

Health Services


Nursery Care

Social Counselling

Sports Facilities

top Academic Periodicals


Alumni Letter

Bulletin and University Reprint of Letters

Magazine of Montalbán

Magazine of the Law Faculty

Magazine on Occupational and Industrial Relationship

Social Sciences Space

Topics of Communication

Topics of Conjoncture

Venezuelan Notebooks of Philosophy

Updated on 28-09-2015