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Universidad de Especialidades Espíritu Santo (UEES)

  • The Universidad de Especialidades Espíritu Santo is located in Guayaquil, Ecuador.
  • Located on the Guayas River, this urban area is Ecuador's largest city, with a population of approximately 2,500,000 inhabitants.
  • Noted for its hustle and bustle and friendliness of its people, Guayaquil is the hub of an active import-export industry and serves as the financial center of Ecuador. It has several malls with attractive boutiques, numerous theaters, and museums.
  • Within an hour's drive by car from Guayaquil, there are several important ecological areas - mangrove swamp land, desert, tropical dry forest, cloud forest and pristine beaches.
  • Ecuador is located on the Pacific Ocean while spanning the Equator in the Northwestern part of South America, and serves as an ideal site to learn about the realities of Latin America.
  • The country includes a wide variety of geographical features including the Andes mountains, the coastal plains, jungles, and the Galapagos Islands.
  • The Universidad Espíritu Santo is the youngest and fastest growing Ecuadorian university. The mission of the Universidad Espíritu Santo is to prepare Ecuadorian men and women for leadership in business and in the public life for their country. Academic standards are high and admission is selective.
  • UEES enrolls more than 3,000 undergraduate and graduate students in all of its divisions.
  • Times Higher Education (THE), the most influential and important ranking in the world, positioned the Universidad Espíritu Santo (UEES) as the best university in Ecuador. This significant promotion marks a milestone for the institution and makes it a revelation university in Latin America.

Learn more from the UEES website


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