University of Chile

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Public university in Santiago, Chile

About University of Chile

According to Wikipedia, The University of Chile is a public university in Santiago, Chile. It was founded on November 19, 1842, and inaugurated on September 17, 1843. It is the oldest in the country. It was established as the continuation of the former colonial Royal University of San Felipe , and has a rich history in academic, scientific and social outreach. The university seeks to solve national and regional issues and to contribute to the development of Chile. It is recognized as one of the best universities in Latin America for its leadership and innovation in science, technology, social sciences, and arts through the functions of creation, extension, teaching, and research.

University of Chile's Online Degrees

What Is University of Chile Known For?

University of Chile is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

University of Chile's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are University of Chile's Most Influential Alumni?

University of Chile's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Political Science, Law, and Education. Here are some of University of Chile's most famous alumni:

Francisco Varela
Francisco Varela
A Chilean biologist .
Salvador Allende
Salvador Allende
A 28th president of Chile .
Ariel Dorfman
Ariel Dorfman
A Chilean writer.
Augusto Pinochet
Augusto Pinochet
A Dictador, General, politician of Chile .
Pablo Neruda
Pablo Neruda
A Chilean poet, diplomat, politician .
Nicanor Parra
Nicanor Parra
A Chilean writer, poet, mathematician, and physicist .
Orlando Letelier
A Chilean economist and diplomat .
Arturo Prat
Arturo Prat
A Chilean lawyer and navy officer .
Roque Dalton
A Salvadoran journalist and poet .
Claudio Naranjo
Claudio Naranjo
A Chilean psychiatrist and author .
José Donoso
José Donoso
A Chilean author and journalist .
Eloísa Díaz
Eloísa Díaz
A Chile's first female physician .

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