Universidad del Desarrollo

Introduction

University of Excellence

Universidad del Desarrollo is a private university that was found in 1990 in the city Concepción, with the objective of contributing with a different and innovative view when training future professionals of excellent for the development of Chile.

Currently there are 13.500 undergraduate students, 2.500 postgraduates, and more than 12.000 graduates who are characterized with four qualities: entrepreneurship, leadership, ethics, and public responsibility. This is accompanied with the differentiating values – interdiscipline, globalization and innovation – that converge in an experiential learning that characterizes the formation of UDD’s students.

Today, UDD is a highly complex institution, which has been confirmed by the accreditation of its research areas. Today it has 11 faculties, 19 research centers, 28 medical and dental specialties, 24 masters programs, 87 graduates and 3 doctorates.

All of this has made it possible to carry out highly competitive scientific research, which has an impact on society, while remaining in a leading position within the higher education system in Chile.

The Global Challenge

Universidad del Desarrollo knows that successful professionals are those who are able to respond to the constant changes and challenges that occur in the real world. For this reason, UDD puts specials emphasis on the internationalization of their students and professors.

Through academic cooperation agreements with more than 170 prestigious universities in 38 countries, UDD promotes and encourages the development of lectures, research, and exchange activities.

Together with its partner universities, UDD has developed an enticing list of undergraduate and postgraduate academic programs in order to integrate the concept of globalization into the education it provides.

This school offers programs in:
  • Spanish

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Programs

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PhD

Doctorate In Social Sciences Complexity (DCCS)

Campus Full time 4 years August 2017 Chile Santiago

The Center for Research in Social Complexity and Public Policy Center of the School of Government in collaboration with the Faculty of Engineering and the Faculty of Medicine, presented his PhD in Social Sciences Complexity. The aim of the Doctorate in Social Sciences Complexity is to train researchers in high-impact interdisciplinary research in social sciences and international standards of excellence. [+]

Presentación The Center for Research in Social Complexity and Public Policy Center of the School of Government in collaboration with the Faculty of Engineering and the Faculty of Medicine, presented his Doctoral Program in Social Sciences Complexity. The aim of the Doctorate in Social Sciences Complexity is to train researchers in high-impact interdisciplinary research in social sciences and international standards of excellence. TOOLS interdiscipline effective - quantitative methodology Training The curriculum incorporates elements of various social sciences-economics, political science, anthropology, evolutionary psychology, neuroscience social order to approximate a unified understanding of human behavior, from the neurobiological systems underlying the process of decision making the historical evolution of institutions. In the methodological training of doctoral candidates, the emphasis is on mathematical modeling of social phenomena: game theory, network analysis, computer simulations; and quantitative empirical analysis: experimental methods, econometría, data mining, spatial analysis. INVESTIGATION Insertion into research units / transfer - Connecting global research network of excellence PhD students are expected to be inserted early in the research teams of teachers in the program, which will be trained in the practice of research. The research team program has a network of collaborators in various universities and national and international studies. All students have the opportunity to travel abroad to develop research internships and / or supplement their training. They may also participate in transfer units to implement research advances in the development of social technologies. PROFILE Ingress / Egress Diversity recruitment - Wide range of insertion in the academic, productive world and... [-]

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Location address
Ainavillo 456
Concepcion, CL
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Location address
Av. Las Condes 12461,
Edificio 3, Piso 3, Las Condes.

Santiago, CL