UNIVERSIDAD CENTRAL DE VENEZUELA

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
CENTRAL UNIVERSITY OF VENEZUELA
Mailing address: 
CIUDAD UNIVERSITARIA. CARACAS. LOS CHAGUARAMOS. EDIFICIO DEL RECTORADO. PISO 1.
Telephone: 
58-212-6053944
Email: 
cecilia.garcia@ucv.ve
Website: 
www.ucv.ve
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
CECILIA GARCIA AROCHA
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
RECTOR
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
cecilia.garcia@ucv.ve
Focal point 1 - Name: 
NICOLAS BIANCO COLMENARES
Focal point 1 - Title: 
ACADEMIC VICERECTOR
Focal point 1 - Email: 
nicolas.bianco@ucv.ve
Focal point 2 - Name: 
INIRIDA RODRIGUEZ MILLAN
Focal point 2 - Title: 
EXECUTIVE MANAGER ACADEMIC VICERECTORY
Focal point 2 - Email: 
inirida.rodriguez@ucv.ve
Focal point 3 - Name: 
MARIA SIGILO
Focal point 3 - Title: 
DIRECTOR OF COOPERATION AND INTERINSTITUTIONAL AFFAIRS
Focal point 3 - Email: 
maria.sigilo@ucv.ve
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
The highest authority of the Central University of Venezuela (UCV) is the University Council, composed of the Rector, the Academic Vice-Rector, the Administrative Vice-Rector, the Secretary of the University, the Deans of the 11 Faculties, 5 representatives of the Board of Lecturers and Professors, 3 Representatives of the students, 1 Representative of the graduates, and 1 Representative of the Ministry of Higher Education. The academic structure of the Central University of Venezuela includes 11 Faculties (Agronomy, Architecture, Sciences, Social and Economical Sciences, Law and Political Sciences, Engineering, Medicine, Pharmacy, Humanities and Education, Veterinary Sciences, Dentistry), 54 Schools, 42 Research Institutes, 43 Research Centers, and 16 Experimental Stations outside the University Campus. The postgraduate courses, approved by the Council of Postgraduate Studies of the Academic Vicerectory, include 45 Doctoral programs, 110 Master os Science´s programs and 228 Specialization programs in different areas of knowledge. The Council for Scientific and Humanistic Development, also attached to the Academic Vicerectory, is responsible of the formulation of research policies and support for the financing of research.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
1. UCV participates in the National Survey for Quality of Live, program ENCOVI (Encuesta Nacional de Calidad de Vida), a joint research with other 3 venezuelan universities. 2. The Center for Peace and Human Rights of the Central University of venezuela. 3. Activities associated with sustainability from the Regional Center of Experts RCE Gran Caracas, a joint program with 4 other venezuelan universities. 4. Regional Observatory of Quality and Equity of Higher Education in Latinamerica -ORACLE 2017. 5. National and international student´s participation in the World MUN Models .
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