Academic Area



The Academic Area of the Yachay City of Knowledge has the University of Experimental Technological Researchas its main focus, to support the transformation of the productive matrix  of the country through applied research, the development of human talent and the creation of national and international knowledge networks. The development and function of the University shall be within an environment of coexistence that shall promote the dynamics for the production of knowledge and its dissemination amongst those who inhabit this ecosystem for research, innovation and technology.

With the aim of working together to generate synergy in research processes among students and the other inhabitants of Yachay, the Academic Area is responsible for coordination with the Public Research Institutes , whose headquarters shall be within the City of Knowledge, and thereby promote the cooperative movement and drive the emergence of knowledge networks.

The Academic Area focuses its efforts on promoting and developing citizens’ human talent through an innovative, bilingual and world-class academic offer.