Universidad de la Frontera

Universidad de la Frontera


The considerable number of postgraduate programs of Universidad de La Frontera (UFRO) is a response to our country’s growing need for advanced professionals, who put forward relevant proposals , backed up by a solid academic and scientific community.

UFRO is considered one of Chile’s 10 best Universities from Chilean Council of Rectors, an institution which ensures quality and excellence in higher education. Also, it has had an outstanding evolution relation to its selectivity standards during the latest years, placing itself as the best ranked educational institution in the South of Chile. The University leads the offer of undergraduate and graduate programs in the region, educating approximately 8.000 students. It is an institution where knowledge, leadership, entrepreneurship and future view are cultivated.


Natural Sciences and Mathematics

PhD and Master in Natural Resource Sciences

PhD in Applied Cellular and Molecular Biology

PhD in Sciences mention in Math

PhD in Agri-Food Sciences and Environment


PhD in Medical Sciences

PhD in Morphological Sciences


PhD in Engineering Sciences mention in Bioprocesses

Social Sciences

PhD in Psychology

PhD in Social Sciences

PhD in Communications



Juan Carlos Parra
Tel: +56 45 2325068