National University of La Plata

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Coordinates: 34°54′46.69″S 57°57′04.88″W / 34.9129694°S 57.9513556°W / -34.9129694; -57.9513556

National University of La Plata
Universidad Nacional de La Plata
UNLP Logo.jpg
MottoPro Scientia et Patria
TypePublic
Established1897
ChancellorFernando Alfredo Tauber
Administrative staff
10,400
Students91,135
Location, ,
Campus--
Websitehttp://www.unlp.edu.ar/
Office of the President (NU of LP)

The National University of La Plata (Spanish: Universidad Nacional de La Plata, UNLP) is one of the national universities in the Argentine city of La Plata. The university was founded in 1905 by Dr. Joaquín Víctor González.[1]

Academic units[change | change source]

The School of Engineering (NU of LP)
  • Faculty of Architecture and Urbanism [2]
  • Faculty of Arts [3]
  • Faculty of Agrarian and Forest Sciences [4]
  • Faculty of Astronomic and Geophysic Sciences[5]
  • Faculty of Economic Sciences [6]
  • Faculty of Exact Sciences [7]
  • Faculty of Law and Social Sciences [8]
  • Faculty of Medic Sciences [9]
  • Faculty of Natural Sciences and Museum [10]
  • Faculty of Veterinary Sciences [11]
  • Faculty of Humanities and Education Sciences [12]
  • Faculty of Informatics [13]
  • Faculty of Engineering [14]
  • Faculty of Dentistry [15]
  • Faculty of Journalism and Social Communication [16]
  • Faculty of Social Work [17]
  • Fine Arts High School "Professor Francisco Américo de Santo" [18]

Famous students and professors[change | change source]

Notes and References[change | change source]

  1. Universidad Nacional de La Plata - History Archived 2012-02-03 at the Wayback Machine, Retrieved 2014-01-20 (in Spanish)
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  9. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2005-09-07. Retrieved 2014-01-20.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
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Bibliography[change | change source]

  • History of the University of La Plata (Historia de la Universidad de La Plata), Julio Castiñeira, Universidad Nacional de La Plata.
  • National University of La Plata on the Centennial of its Nationalization (La Universidad Nacional de La Plata en el centenario de su nacionalización), Universidad Nacional de La Plata.

Other websites[change | change source]