School of Natural Resources

The School of Natural Resources offers various courses aimed at achieving a balance between human needs and the use of natural resources.

Agricultural Engineering

These professionals are trained to act as land administrators working in land management and agricultural companies; as a land manager, land supervisor, head of orchards and irrigation manager for farms and agricultural enterprises that focus on the production of fruit, vegetables, herbs, and vines. This degree will also enable graduates to work in agroindustry as head of packaging or processing. Furthermore, they can also work independently.

  • Professional Title: Agricultural Engineer.
  • Technical Title: Agricultural Technician.

How to apply

First, check that your home university or polytechnic institute has an ongoing exchange agreement with Duoc UC.

Thoroughly research your prospective courses. Most of our programs are in Spanish; therefore make sure you have sufficient proficiency in this language for your classes. We do offer a free 44-hour Spanish course for all non-native Spanish speakers, but in order to successfully complete your courses, we advise at least an intermediate Spanish level.

For non-Spanish speakers, Duoc UC also offers the Tourism and Hospitality Program, fully taught in English

Required documents

  • Download and fill in the application form
  • Transcripts
  • Letter of motivation
  • Copy of your passport
  • Enrollment certificate
  • Nomination letter from home institution

Once you have all the documentation, please have the coordinator of international relations at your home institution send a digital version to Maria Jimenez mjimenezt@duoc.cl

Please bear in mind that after receiving your documentation it can take up to a month for us to process it and send you an answer, due to a large amount of documentation we receive during the admission periods.

Application deadlines

15 August– 15 October*: application for the first semester, March – July term

15 February – 15 April*: application for the second semester, August – December term

*We advise students with Chinese nationality to apply as soon as the application period begins since the visa procedure can take up to six months.

Acceptance letter

A month after the application period ends, students will be informed via e-mail whether they have been accepted or not. In the case of being accepted, a hard copy of the acceptance letter will be sent to the International Student Officer of the student’s home institution.

Program taught in:
  • Spanish

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This course is Campus based
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Feb 2020
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