Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas (UPC) was founded in 1994 as a leading educational institution based on excellence and innovation that aims to train future professionals who will be leaders of change. It offers 40 undergraduate programs within the schools of Hospitality and Tourism Administration, Architecture, Contemporary Arts, Health Sciences, Human Sciences, Communications, Law, Design, Economics, Education, Engineering, Business, and Psychology. Furthermore, UPC offers 20 current graduate programs. UPC was established by Law 26276 dated January 5, 1994. Since September 2004, UPC has been a member of Laureate International Universities, the world's largest private university network.
To educate upstanding and innovative leaders with a global vision, who will transform Peru.
To be at the forefront of higher education for academic excellence and innovative capability.