Universidad Privada del Norte

country rank  9
world rank  2972

Publish your
EduListing University Ranking

University Overview

Established in 1994, Universidad Privada del Norte (Private University of the North) is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Trujillo (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), La Libertad. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Cajamarca. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerio de Educación, Peru (Ministry of Education, Peru), Universidad Privada del Norte (UPN) is a small (EduListing enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad Privada del Norte (UPN) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the EduListing degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 26 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this Peruvian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Private University of the North
Acronym UPN
Founded 1994
Motto Formamos líderes con responsabilidad social

University Location

Address Avenida Del Ejército No. 920, Urbanización El Molino
Trujillo (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
La Libertad
T +51 (44) 220 062
F +51 (44) 220 062
Other locations Cajamarca

Study Areas and Degree Levels

Search for courses and programs with the EduListing World Universities Search Engine

Yearly Tuition Range

EduListing Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office Avenida Del Ejército No. 920 Urb. El Molino
Trujillo 33
+51 (44) 220 062
(44) 220 000

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff 200-299
Control Type Private
Entity Type For-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Universidad Privada del Norte's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Ministerio de Educación, Peru

Memberships and Affiliations

Not available; please submit a list of official affiliations and memberships to relevant associations and organizations.

Academic Structure

Not available; please submit a list of official first level academic divisions such as faculties, departments etc.

Social Media

Online Courses

iTunes U

Not reported

Open Education Consortium

Not reported

Wikipedia Article

Video Presentation

Not available; please submit an official general video presentation of this higher education institution.

Related Resources

Find out rankings and reviews of all Universities in Peru

Search for courses and scholarships with the EduListing World Universities Search Engine

Explore a list of all recognized Universities in Latin America by country

Errors and Update

Site last updated: Monday, 18 May 2020