Our accreditations

Learn about the accreditations that verify the educational quality of all the programs offered.

Our accreditations

 

The execution of processes at USIL is based on the context of continuous improvement entailed by the culture of quality at the university. Because of these principles, we now have an institutional license from SUNEDU for some educational programs, including the Medicine program. In addition, some programs have SINEACE and international accreditation. This makes us one of the leading Peruvian universities dedicated to academic excellence and the shaping of entrepreneurial leaders without borders. 

 

We have obtained recognition from prestigious national and international accrediting agencies such as the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS); Accreditation Commission for Programs in Hospitality Administration (ACPHA); American Culinary Federation Education Foundation (ACFEF); UNWTO.TedQual; Education Quality Accreditation Agency (EQUAA); Sistema Nacional de Evaluación, Acreditación y Certificación de la Calidad Educativa (SINEACE); and Instituto de Calidad y Acreditación de Programas de Computación, Ingeniería y Tecnología (ICACIT). 

 

We have the following accreditations:

 

International Institutional Accreditation (68 programs)

 

Accrediting agency based in the United States. Currently, ACICS accredits the educational quality of 68 undergraduate and graduate programs. 

 

Student Achievement Disclosure Information

 

Academic Catalog 2022 (English version)

 

Catálogo Académico 2022 (versión español)

 

ACICS

ACICS

Three international programmatic accreditations
(11 programs)

 

Well-known accrediting agency based in the United States that accredits the high educational standards of hospitality and restaurant management programs throughout the world. ACPHA accredits the USIL Hospitality Management, Tourism Administration, and Innovation and Management in Gastronomy programs.

ACPHA

Accreditation Commission for programs in Hospitality Administration (ACPHA)

Prestigious culinary accreditation agency in the United States. It accredits the educational quality of the USIL undergraduate Culinary Arts program.

American Culinary Federation Education Foundation (ACFEF)

American Culinary Federation Education Foundation (ACFEF)

One of the most prestigious international certifications for tourism education, training, and research programs. The World Tourism Organization (WTO), a specialized agency of the United Nations, and the UNWTO.Themis Foundation award this credential. The USIL Hospitality Management, Tourism Administration, and Innovation and Management in Gastronomy programs have this certification. 

The World Tourism Organization (WTO)

The World Tourism Organization (WTO)

Leading international accrediting agency in the area of business. EQUAA accredits the following programs: Master’s Degree in Business Administration - Executive MBA, Master’s Degree in Marketing and Commercial Management, and Master’s Degree in Nutrition Management. 

EQUAA - Education Quality Accreditation Agency

EQUAA - Education Quality Accreditation Agency

Two national programmatic accreditations
(5 programs)

 

Entity that accredits the quality of teaching at institutions of higher education in Peru. SINEACE accredits the Business(1) and Architecture and Urban Planning(2) programs

(1)  Business program, accredited according to the Accreditation Model for University Programs of 2016, by means of Resolution No. 243-2020-SINEACE/CDAH-P, valid for 2 years.
(2) Architecture and Urban Planning program,  accredited according to the Accreditation Model for University Programs of 2016,  by means of  Resolution No.  264-2020-SINEACE/CDAH-P, valid for 2 years .
 

The National System for the Evaluation, Accreditation and Certification of Educational Quality (SINEACE)

The National System for the Evaluation, Accreditation and Certification of Educational Quality (SINEACE)

Accreditation agency specializing in computer science, engineering, and engineering technology programs. ICACIT accredited the Industrial and Commercial Engineering (by the Technical Committee for Engineering Accreditation), Information Systems Engineering (by the Technical Committee for Engineering Accreditation and the Technical Committee on Computer Science Accreditation), and Civil Engineering programs (by the Technical Committee for Engineering Accreditation). 

accreditation agency specializing in higher education programs in computer science, engineering, and engineering technology, ICACIT

Accreditation agency specializing in higher education programs in computer science, engineering, and engineering technology, ICACIT

The following rankings are evidence of the culture of quality at USIL: 

Important achievements in research. The prestigious Scimago 2021 ranking placed us in the top 25% due to our scientific publications in the academic area over the last two years. During 2020, we published 208 research works in Scopus, the majority in the top 25%, considered to be of the highest quality (Q-1), which puts us in sixth place in the ranking of all universities.

SCIMAGO INSTITUTIONS RANKINGS

SCIMAGO INSTITUTIONS RANKINGS

In academics, on June 8, 2021, the international higher education consulting company Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) published its QS World University Ranking 2022, where USIL is considered to be among the top eight public and private universities in Peru. 

Quacquarelli Symonds (QS)

Quacquarelli Symonds (QS)