Transfer from universities to a different Major

apply hereStudents from Chilean or foreign universities who wish to transfer to another major at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile.

Requirements

  • Valid registration and attendance during at least two terms in the original program. The last term of study may not have been earlier than three years prior to the date of application for foreign universities, and one year in the case of Chilean universities.
  • GPA (including passed and failed courses) equal to or higher than five (5.0).

Careers with additional application requirements

Dentistry

  • High School GPA equal to or above six point zero (6.0) or equivalent on the grading scale of the country of origin.

Kinesiology | Nutrition and Dietetics

  • GPA equal to or above five point five point zero (5.0) or equivalent on the grading scale of the country of origin.
  • High School GPA equal to or above six point zero (6.0) or equivalent on the grading scale of the country of origin.

Law

  • GPA equal to or above five (5.0), or equivalent on the grading scale of the country of origin.
  • Ranked among the top 10% of his/her promotion.

Medicine and Psychology

  • University GPA equal to or above five point five (5.5) or equivalent on the grading scale of the country of origin.
  • High School GPA equal to or above six point zero (6.0) or equivalent on the grading scale of the country of origin.

Documents required

  • Certificate issued by the University of origin, stating the total number of terms attended as a regular student.
  • Official Academic Transcript (passed and failed courses). If no courses have been failed, this must be expressly stated in the same document. Grade scale used (numeric).
  • Ranking Certificate of his/her promotion.
  • Study Programs (Syllabi) for each course.
  • Applicants from other Chilean universities must accredit that they do not have regulation nor academic impediments to continue their studies in the University of origin.

Careers requesting additional documents

Engineering

  • Certificate with the results of the university selection test.

Dentistry, Medicine and Psychology

  • A certificate with the results of the university selection test.
  • Official High School transcript.

Application Deadlines

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