We believe in the exigency to develop people potential.
Internationality at UPC is one of the most important aspects in the students’ education; its purpose is to educate innovative leaders with a global vision who can perform successfully anywhere in the world.
The first global university in Peru
Since 2004, UPC has been the first Peruvian university member of Laureate International Universities, the world's largest private university network, with over 1 million students in more than 70 universities in 25 countries.
The most international university in the world
UPC stands out as number 1 in Internationality for the fourth year in a row, according to America Economía's Ranking of the Best Peruvian Universities 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017.
Over 6000 students have had an international experience at UPC.
All undergraduate programs offer international programs
All our undergraduate programs offer at least one international program that provides students with a global vision of their profession.
Double degree programs
UPC offers its students the benefit of obtaining their bachelor’s degree at UPC and, additionally, with a foreign university such as Florida International University (FIU), Walden University in the United States; Universidad Europea de Madrid and CETT - Universitat de Barcelona in Spain; Universidade Anhembi Morumbi in Brazil; among others.
UPC students live international experiences traveling to world business and entrepreneurship capitals such as Shanghai and Silicon Valley. Our students also participate in global events such as the World Business Forum, the World Innovation Forum, the James McGuire Award, among others. Additionally, they have the opportunity of going on academic trips to the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and Babson College in the United States, among other important institutions. Moreover, we have the permanent visit of international guests and world leaders like Tony Blair, President Bill Clinton, Dr. Robert Aumann, Dr. Ernesto Zedillo, Dr. Condoleezza Rice, and others.
“UPC International Degrees” Program
Thanks to our international accreditation with WSCUC, we have been chosen by the NCUK university consortium to offer young Peruvians direct access to the British higher education system. This partnership with UPC is a milestone in our country’s educational sector. Further informationhere.