We train professionals who stand out for their academic level, for their commitment to give their best, for their ethics and their responsibility. An adequate combination of motivated students, an excellent teaching staff, research projects and infrastructure of the first level, allow the student to develop fully, to contribute to the development of their professional field and society in general.
Excellence in Education
Recognized among the best universities in Peru, the Peruvian University Cayetano Heredia is distinguished by offering programs designed with academic rigor, access to intensive practice, research development, and contact with local and global reality.
What does this mean for you?
You will develop your career between demanding students and first-rate teachers. You will have access to practices that will accelerate your learning. You will be able to participate in courses taught by foreign professors and in multinational research projects, as well as to follow courses in the universities with agreement of exchange for your race.
- PROFESSORS OF VANGUARDIA : Stand out in the exercise of the race, in close relation with the students. We have a ratio of 5: 1 students per teacher
- INTERNATIONAL ACCREDITATION : For the International Institute for Quality Assurance (IAC), teaching and university management, and since 2010, with special mention in research. The first university in Peru to be accredited by CAFME and Sineace.
- FIRST LEVEL INFRASTRUCTURE AND EQUIPMENT : 4 campuses, the recently remodeled and expanded central campus, and more than 120 world-class laboratories, including the only International Joint Natural Resources Research Laboratory in partnership with the Institute for Research and Development ( IRD), France, and a twin laboratory at the University of California, Berkeley, USA, for the study of the most prevalent diseases in Peru. Access to health centers such as the Medical Clinic, the Veterinary Clinic, Dental Clinic, and Rehabilitation Centers; The most up-to-date health and life sciences library in South America.
- BETWEEN THE WORLD'S BEST IN MEDICINE, AT QS WORLD UNIVERSITY RANKING 2016 : Located among the best in Latin America according to the recognized QS ranking, among the top 5 in producing impactful research. It ranks 301 among the best in the world in Medicine in this ranking. Our graduates of Medicine stand out in the ENAM National Examination of Medicine year after year since 2010.
- GLOBALLY RECOGNIZED GRADES : The alumni network has an indisputable recognition in the labor field. Significant entry points to internationally recognized institutions for postgraduate and specialties.
- LEADER IN RESEARCH AND SCIENTIFIC PUBLICATIONS : Our students participate in research projects, and access to state-of-the-art laboratories. We are the institution in Peru with the highest number of international scientific publications between 2000-2014 according to SCImago.
- STUDY BETWEEN THE BEST : Our students stand out for their ability and commitment to development, which creates a stimulating environment. The opportunity to take courses and projects with students of all careers expands your experience.
- INTENSIVE AND INTEGRAL PRACTICE : We encourage pre-professional practice and contact with real cases from the earliest years of studies. We have a network of professional contacts of the highest level.
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