The Universidad del Valle de Guatemala is one of the most prestigious universities in Central America. We are at the forefront of technology and in promoting high-level research and teaching. We are not a private university. 1 in Central America and Panama, according to the QS ranking and the only university with the institutional accreditation of Heroes in Guatemala.
For more than 50 years, we have been looking for and welcoming talented people who want to be agents of change. We offer a distinctive model with a broad liberal arts focus, unified with specialized training in science, technology, innovation, entrepreneurship, and education. Both our portfolio of programs and our research and outreach agenda respond to the needs of our environment, the new generations of students, and promote the search for solutions to the challenges of our society.
In our three campuses, the UVG has been characterized as an institution that seeks academic excellence with values and criteria to help all students, through financial aid and scholarships for talented young people with limited resources.