Founded as a private school 1960. Acquired present status and title 1970. A State institution.
Accreditation: Consejo Nacional de Acreditación
- Engineering and Architecture Faculty
- Academic year: February to November (February-June, July-November)
- Requirements: Secondary school certificate (bachiller) and Certificate of the National Test Service. Entrance examination in some cases (Engineering, Food Science and Microbiology)
- Students allowance: Co-ed