Higher education in Uruguay is compulsory and free for those in the state-run institution. The country has only one public university - the University of the Republic, with four private universities plus a catholic university. About 24.3% of the population is in the higher institutions, while more than 22, 000 are foreign students. Many students come from different parts of the world, to study courses in Agronomy, Animal Science, Architecture, Economic and Administration Sciences, Law, Medicine, and so on. While studying, you can sustain yourself with menial jobs. There are multiple work opportunities for graduates with high grades, and those with experience in relevant fields.
There are 5 universities listed in Uruguay. Click on a university to find its detailed information including address, phone, website, contact details, other related links etc.