ISI Publications

Universidad de Santiago is one of the five most important universities in scientific productivity in the country. According to Scopus Database, the University recorded 439 publications in 2014.

And according to the Web of Knowledge (former ISI), Universidad de Santiago recorded a total of 386 publications in 2014. 



Research projects

Universidad de Santiago has 257 ongoing external projects, both in Basic and Applied Sciences, funded by the main national funding sources, like Fondecyt, Fondef, Innova Corfo, among others.

It also has 113 ongoing internal projects


Invention Patents

In 2014, Universidad de Santiago filed 67 invention patent applications with international agencies (40), in the country (23) and also through the Patent Cooperation Treaty (4).




Centers and laboratories

Universidad de Santiago has 5 multidisciplinary research centers of international excellence and 111 state-of-the-art laboratories.



*Fondecyt: National Fund for Scientific and Technological Development

*Fondef: Fund for the Promotion of Scientific and Technological Development

*Corfo: Chilean Economic Development Agency