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As all Universities should be

A University that works as a precision instrument: nice campus, administration that works very... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2017
Baron V
Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
Simply perfect.

It is full of wonderful pieces of art and architecture. It has also some high hills you can climb... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Amanda C
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8 Nov 2017
“As all Universities should be”
3 Oct 2017
“Simply perfect.”
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

A University that works as a precision instrument: nice campus, administration that works very well, good quality research, good reputation. With theaters (an open air and another in the city center), a "Pincoteca" that contains several exhibitions, many cultural activities (for example, opera stagings of...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

It is full of wonderful pieces of art and architecture. It has also some high hills you can climb and the education there is absolutely excellent. I recommend to visit it and also study there.

Thank Amanda C
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Considered as a cultural monument, this place is one of the most spacious and beautiful public spaces in the whole city, where you can observe the daily life of the penguin and its students, a journey of several hours, without visiting the lagoon of the...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Pleasant campus full of cheerful students, all the net. Wonder if they could do original research? Campanile 's bells replaced by loudspeakers 📢 so not a true campanile. Generally well kept up. Lots of good cheap student food. Classrooms worn.

Thank Nail56
Reviewed 3 May 2016

University grounds are really nice. Makes me want to go back to college. Park on the street and walk the campus.

Thank Steveh3Texas
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Nice campus with endemic fauna species, many people just go for a walk and/or combine it with the nearby Parque Ecuador.

Thank Gerhard B
Reviewed 18 January 2016

High quality education and research, but having a stroll in the campus should be pleasant to anyone.

Thank Oskar L
Reviewed 6 December 2015 via mobile

We stopped by the university while wandering Concepción on a sunny Sunday afternoon and found it a very busy place. There were many people having picnics on the grass, taking photos, practicing dances and just enjoying themselves outside. While in the area we also visited...More

Thank MeadowvaleON
Reviewed 15 October 2015

If you are close to Concepción city or in it, never disregard a visit to the UDC, is located in the center of the city, during classes period you'll find many people coming in and out of it..to me is compulsory a strall into its...More

Thank Carlos G
Reviewed 19 August 2015

This is a very important university for Chile. It is a nice city with great people. If you leave Santiago to visit the wine country you must stop at the city of Concepcion and see the university and city pedestrian city walk

Thank Rijos
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