UBB: PhD Programs

Universidad del Bío Bío (UBB) is a public higher education institution, with campuses in the cities of Concepción and Chillán, in the Bío-Bío Region.

Here, international students have the opportunity to pursue postgraduate studies or student exchange programs covering various areas of knowledge, such as Engineering, Health Sciences, Business, Education and Humanities, Science, Architecture, Construction and Design.

The University has more than 12,000 students in its 40 undergraduate programs, as well as 600 students in its Masters and Doctoral programs. It has 450 faculty members, and it possesses a 5 years national accreditation in the areas of undergraduate teaching, research, engagement with society and industry (third mission), and institutional management.

Architecture, Construction and Design

PhD in Architecture and Urbanism


PhD in Wood Science and Industries

Education and Humanities

PhD in Education

Health and Food Sciences

PhD in Food Engineering


PhD in Applied Mathematics