About Universidad de Palermo (UP)

Universidad de Palermo is one of the most innovative universities in Latin America.

A world class, global, private, non-profit university located in Buenos Aires, Argentina, it's student population comes from 51 different countries, with more than 30% international students.

Students, faculty and alumni are part of a unique, global academic community characterized by its creativity and entrepreneurship spirit. It currently holds academic links with Yale Law School, New York University (NYU), Politecnico di Milano, Technion, Carnegie Mellon, University of Zurich, Peking University, and many others.

UP offers on campus, online and blended programs.  Areas of study:

  • School of Architechture
  • School of  Design & Communication
  • School of Business
  • School of Engineering
  • School of Law
  • School of Social Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Online Education


Rankings: Independently of the methodology, Universidad de Palermo is considered among the best universities in the world.

#1 in Latin America: Number one among universities under 50 years in Latin America, #48 in the world*

#1 International students: The university with the highest percentage of international students in Latin America**

#1 Arts and Design: Number one among private universities in Argentina, #2 in Latin America***

#1 MBA in Argentina, #5 MBA in Latin America****

Top Ten in Latin America in Employability and Research Excellence *****

Top 10 Business School in Latin America*****


*QS Top 50 Under 50 2021

**QS World University Rankings  2021

***QS World University Rankings by Subject 2020, Arts and Design

****QS Global MBA Ranking 2020

***** QS Global 250 Business Schools Report 2017



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