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Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia

Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia

Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia is recognized as one of the best universities in Peru. They train professionals who stand out for their high academic level and strive to give their best in accordance with their ethics and responsibility.  University is an adequate combination of motivated students, excellent teaching staff, research projects and the best infrastructure to enable students to receive a high-quality education that contributes to the development of their professional field in society.

HigherEdMe students choose the University of Peru, Cayetano Heredia, for their high academic excellence. They select a profile of teachers who strive to generate valuable knowledge and share it with students in order to stimulate development and discover new trends. In addition to the highest international academic and research standards, Cayetano is committed to the community, and we strive together, researchers, educators and students, to make a significant contribution to the well-being in all areas wherever we work.

The rankings

The University of Peru, Cayetano Heredia, is the only Peruvian university consistently ranked among the top academic institutions in the world dedicated to medicine. In QS World Universities by Subject 2017, only 35 out of 500 are Latin American universities, and UPCH is one of the top 20 medical universities in Latin America.

The achievements of the University of Peru, Cayetano Heredia, are based on its emphasis on research and high academic standards. The QS ranking is based on academic reputation, employer reputation, and research results.

Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia Internationalisation

The Department of International Relations was established on May 26, 1994. We are a subsidiary body responsible for coordinating and managing national and international agreements. Our functions include operating and negotiating agreements that benefit students who wish to spend an academic period at our institution and supporting UPCH students who seek international experience at other universities, hospitals or research centers around the world.
Likewise, the Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia promotes and connects the Heredia community with other institutions, scholarship opportunities, courses, internships, rotations and more. In addition, the Office coordinates exchanges for undergraduate and graduate students as well as university professors.

♣ Create and maintain ongoing agreements that support the development and advancement of the university and the country.
♣ Promote the development of UPCH through institutional policies on international and national affairs.
♣ Create and maintain a database of university agreements and contracts.
♣ Regularly evaluate current agreements and decide whether to renew or not.
♣ Create and maintain ongoing agreements that support the development and advancement of the university and the country.
♣ Maintain an important role in the international and national academic and research communities.
♣ Promote an increase in the diversity and number of projects, academic exchanges and knowledge transfer through international and national partnerships and cooperation.
♣ Increase the internationalization of the university in order to maintain its reputation as a leading institution.

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