About Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas (UPC), PERU
Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas (UPC) was founded in 1994 as an educational institution based on creativity and innovation that aims to educate future professionals who will be the protagonists of our country’s transformation.
UPC was created by Law 26276, dated January 5, 1994. Since September 2004, UPC is a member of Laureate International Universities, the world’s largest private university network. In 2016, UPC became the first and only Peruvian university to obtain the institutional accreditation by WASC Senior College and University Commission, the international government agency of the United States that provides accreditation to universities such as Stanford, UC Berkeley or Caltech, all of them recognized as the world’s best.
Continuing its path of challenge and excellence in academic quality, in 2018 it became the only Peruvian university to earn 4 stars in the prestigious international QS Stars university rating. Earning four out of five stars is a recognition that the university is an institution that meets the highest international academic quality standards in research, teaching, inclusion, and social responsibility.
UPC has also been recognized by SINEACE, an organization that ensures the quality of private and public higher education in Peru, for the accreditation awarded by WASC, as well as the programmatic accreditation of its Medicine, Nutrition and Dietetics, Physical Therapy, Dentistry, and Psychology programs in 2018 and Law in 2019 and the Educational and Pedagogical Management program in 2020.
About Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas (UPC) Law School
Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas (UPC) Law School is accredited by Accreditation Council for Legal Education (CONAED) and its program offers multidisciplinary education, oriented not only towards law, but also to economics, finance and management.
UPC Law School runs with a mission to educate lawyers who are upstanding and innovative leaders with a global vision so as to apply Law within organizations and contribute to the transformation of Peru; and with a vision to be recognized for educating lawyers with the highest professional competencies known for their leadership in the transformation of Peru. At the same it has a renowned fame of inculcating legal knowledge and skills at National and International Levels.
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