Catholic University of Dry Tropic Farming and Livestock

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Catholic University of Dry Tropic Farming and Livestock (UCATSE)
Universidad Católica Agropecuaria del Trópico Seco (UCATSE)
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Type Private
Established 1974
Rector Mgr. Juan Abelardo Mata Guevara
Location Estelí, Nicaragua
Nickname UCATSE
Website www.ucatse.edu.ni

The Catholic University of Dry Tropic Farming and Livestock (Spanish: Universidad Católica Agropecuaria del Trópico Seco (UCATSE)) is a private catholic university located in Estelí, Nicaragua. It was founded in 1974 and is a member of the National University Council (Consejo Nacional de Universidades, CNU).[1][2]

The university is named after Presbyter Francisco Luis Espinoza Pineda, the founder of the School of Farming and Livestock of Estelí (EAGE), precursor of the UCATSE.[3]

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