Escuela de Graduados

Doctoral training of excellence

Doctoral training of excellence

We offer doctoral programs that provide advanced training in all areas of knowledge, from the Arts to Neuroscience, including collaborative programs with industry.

We offer doctoral programs that provide advanced training in all areas of knowledge, from the Arts to Neuroscience, including collaborative programs with industry.

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Research at UC!

Research at UC!

The Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile has 133 years of experience, standing out both in Chile and Latin America for its academic excellence, benefits, scholarships, infrastructure, and international projection, through strategic alliances with major universities worldwide. These qualities keep the UC in 1st place of the QS ranking in Chile and Latin America 2021.

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First level doctoral training

39 Advanced training programs in all areas of knowledge.

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Research Ecosystem

Forty-two interdisciplinary research centers, laboratories, and vast infrastructure.

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Diverse community of doctors

More than 1,300 students, of which 29% are from abroad.

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Academics of global impact

More than 5,000 WoS and SCOPUS articles published as of 2019.

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Leaders in innovation

UC is the leader in Chile of applications for invention patents

Our doctoral students

Our doctoral students

Our researchers are formed to excellence, be autonomous, creative, and capable of contributing to the development of a better and fairer society. Innovation working on behalf of the development and progress of society!

Our researchers are formed to excellence, be autonomous, creative, and capable of contributing to the development of a better and fairer society. Innovation working on behalf of the development and progress of society!

“This award is my validation of what I have learnt throughout my career and especially in the last two years”

Linmar Rodríguez

Doctorate student in Biological Sciences, specialising in Molecular Genetics and Microbiology

“I always loved the workings of the human body, particularly the heart”

Osvaldo Contreras

Doctorate in Biological Sciences, mention in Cellular and Molecular Biology

Student opportunities

Student opportunities

Check out the opportunities that the Graduate School offers to strengthen and complement your studies. We have a flexible study plan that promotes a broad and interdisciplinary perspective; we offer cross-cutting skills workshops, an English proficiency program, and international support.

Check out the opportunities that the Graduate School offers to strengthen and complement your studies. We have a flexible study plan that promotes a broad and interdisciplinary perspective; we offer cross-cutting skills workshops, an English proficiency program, and international support.

Information for academic units

Information for academic units

Find information, data, and documents relevant to the academic management of the programs.

Find information, data, and documents relevant to the academic management of the programs.

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