About UP

Universidad de Palermo is a leading University that has its foundation on academic excellence, innovation, diversity, internationality, modernity, dynamism, independency and ethical values. The University includes 6 schools that are committed to contribute to the society by the creation and expansion of knowledge, the development of critical thinking, the integration of culture, the globalization of higher education, and the improvement of the contemporary world.

A vibrant community of Faculty and Scholars actively work in researching, teaching and bringing to the classrooms the latest academic and professional contents and trends. Its urban campus is located in the Palermo neighborhood, the trendiest and fastest growing area in Buenos Aires. The school is in the heart of Buenos Aires City, our extended campus. The University is supported by excellent facilities, including classrooms, libraries, laboratories, computer centers, study rooms, auditoriums, and sport centers.

A variety of daily extracurricular activities such as seminars, congresses, workshops among other academic and social events, enhance the students´ life, career opportunities and learning experience.

Students from 51 different countries create a global environment at Universidad de Palermo. The diversity of cultural backgrounds and professional aspirations make UP a vibrating community.

Research centers
Palermo University maintains an ongoing commitment with the creation and transfer of knowledge. It spreads innovative and high social impact content through various publications. Some of the recent areas of research are: artificial intelligence, neuroscience, higher education, and human rights, among many others. See more

Is one of the most complete and modern in the Argentine university system. The library is the heart of academic activities at Universidad de Palermo. Its collection is accessed directly through the online catalogue and the open shelf system. See more

Professional Development Department (PDD)
The PDD serves as a link between companies and the UP community and follows the process of professional development of every student and graduate. It provides access to specific job requests made by leading oganizations and organizes a Business Fair every year.

Human resources executives give workshops and seminars on soft skills to enhance their professional profile. See more

Sports and Social Activities
Students can choose whether to participate in free competition activities or compete represening the university. Soccer, vollyball, tennis, hockey and basketball tournaments are held among other universities. See more

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