Federico Santa María Technical University

World University Rankings 2024
Impact Rankings 2024
Latin America Rankings 2023
Avenida España 1680, Casilla 110-V, Valparaíso, Chile

About Federico Santa María Technical University

Federico Santa Maria Technical University is a public research university located in the city of Valparaiso, Chile. The university was founded in 1926 and named in honour of its founder and benefactor, Federico Santa Maria Carrera. Carrera was a businessman and philanthropist.

The institution is one of the top engineering schools in Chile and is particularly known for its programmes in mining, metallurgy, naval architecture, and civil engineering. It is the only Chilean engineering school where sport is an obligatory course.

The university has four campuses. The main campus is in Valparaiso and there are three satellite campuses in Concepcion, Santiago, and Antofagasta.

There are a range of extracurricular activities such as the student radio station and the chamber choir which students can get involved with.

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Key statistics

  • 29.7
    No. of students per staff
  • 3%
    Percentage of International Students
  • 24 : 76
    Student Ratio of Females to Males
  • 50%
    Proportion of ISR Publication
  • 22,812
    Number of FTE Students
Based on data collected for the (1) 2024 World University Rankings

Subjects taught at Federico Santa María Technical University

  • Business & economics

    • Business & Management
    • Accounting & Finance
    • Economics & Econometrics
  • Engineering & technology

    • Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
    • Electrical & Electronic Engineering
    • Chemical Engineering
    • General Engineering
    • Civil Engineering
  • Physical sciences

    • Chemistry
    • Physics & Astronomy
    • Mathematics & Statistics
  • Arts & humanities

    • Architecture
  • Computer science

    • Computer Science