About UPC

Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas (UPC) was founded in 1994, and now with more than 20 years of history, continues in its commitment to educate upright and innovative leaders with a global vision, capable of transforming the country.


Exigency, innovation and internationality, the three pillars that define UPC, continue to be proven by the outcomes achieved by the institution, including: international programmatic accreditations in many of its programs, the eligibility to obtain the institutional accreditation by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), achieving 5 stars in 4 categories of the QS Stars rating, become the third private university with more published papers according to Scimago and having 16 programs with double international degrees.

Currently, UPC has 13 schools among its 4 campuses at Lima, Peru: Monterrico, San Isidro, Villa and San Miguel