The National University Pedro Henríquez Ureña (UNPHU) was founded in 1966 in Santo Domingo, the capital of the Dominican Republic and offers a wide range of subjects and degrees. In its 50 years of existence the University grew constantly, always increasing the numbers of students. Today there are more than 29 000 graduates with a high national and international recognition. The university’s work is based on values like academic excellence, humanism, innovation, environmental sensibility, pluralism and social commitment. The two campuses of the university are located at the Avenue John F. Kennedy in Santo Domingo, the capital of the Dominican Republic, surrounded by green areas to grant an enjoyable environment.
All of the university careers of UNPHU provide students with a full bilingual degree, which grants them a competitive advantage when applying for future jobs.
The faculty of medicine at UNPHU has many years of experience. Its national and international graduates are accepted among institutions and recognized among professionals all over the world. The UNPHU medicine profile offers you broad knowledge about topics of socioeconomic conditions that affect health and how to improve them, its graduates will have grounded knowledge about scientific methods and how to apply them; they will be enabled to continue to learn autodidactly and perform their medical occupation according to ethical standards. UNPHU medical graduates will also be able to maintain medical practice and research on a highly professional level.