National University of the Littoral located in the province of Santa Fe, Argentina. University was originally established in the year 1889 as Universidad Provincial de Santa Fe (Provincial University of Santa Fe). To bought modernization and democratization to higher education in Argentina University was reformed in 1918 as Argentine University. In the following year (1919) National University of the Littoral was created by a national law and became the first regional University in the country. The first Faculties were Law and Industrial and Agricultural Chemistry. University’s motto is “Inextinguishable light”.
The main headquarters of UNL located in Santa Fe city, Boulevard Pellegrini 2750. Also have schools, faculties and dependencies in the cities of Reconquista, Esperanza and Gálve. UNL is offering Undergraduate, Postgraduate and distance education courses.
Some important Under graduation courses are: Headquarters Rafaela-Sunchales, Higher Institute of Music, Faculty of Engineering and Water Sciences, Faculty of Chemical Engineering, Faculty of Humanities and Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Science, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Faculty of Law and Social Sciences, School of Economics, Faculty of Agricultural Sciences, Faculty of Biochemistry and Biological Sciences, Faculty of Architecture, Design and Urbanism, School of Health.
UNL offering post-graduation specialization on applied sciences, basic sciences, social sciences, health sciences and human sciences.
Areas of Distance Education in the different Academic Units: Faculty of Architecture, Design and Urbanism (FADU), Faculty of Biochemistry and Biological Sciences (FBCB), Faculty of Agricultural Sciences (FCA), Faculty of Economics (FCE), Faculty of Legal and Social Sciences (FCJS), Faculty of Medical Sciences (FCM), Faculty of Veterinary Science (FCV), Faculty of Humanities and Sciences (FHUC), Faculty of Engineering and Water Sciences (FICH), Higher Institute of Music (ISM).
Ranking of UNL, According to QS WU rankings by subject Agriculture & Forestry is # 251-300, According to LatAM University #81. It contains faculty of 4753 and students of 35,265 members.
Outstanding graduates of UNL are: Rogelio Pfirter (Santa Fe, Argentina), Jorge Goldenberg (San Martín, Buenos Aires), Juan José Saer (Serodino), Ricardo Lorenzetti (Rafaela), Alberto Cassano (Carmen de Patagones), Miguel Brascó (Sastre, Santa Fe), Eugenio Raúl Zaffaroni (Buenos Aires). Some of governors graduates in UNL are Floro Bogado (Formosa, 1983-1987), Luis Beder Herrera (La Rioja Province, 2007-2015), Deolindo Bittel (Chaco Province, 1963-1966 and 1973-1976), Ángel Rozas (Chaco Province, 1995-2003), José Antonio Romero Feris (Corrientes Province, 1983-1987), Waldino Suárez (Santa Fe Province, 1946-1949), José Humberto Martiarena (Jujuy Province, 1966-1966), Carlos Maestro (Chubut Province, 1991-1999).
Some research projects which are conducted by UNL are: Solar Purifier Reactor, Sleep disturbance detector software, Heart problem detector software, Automatic sea buoys meteorological, Anti-glyphosate technique, Prediction of urban drainage with radar images etc…