National University of the Chaco Austral

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National University of the Chaco Austral
Universidad Nacional del Chaco Austral
Type Public
Established December 26, 2007
Rector Ing. Walter Gustavo López
Academic staff
Students 1,900
Address Comandante Fernández 755, H3700LGO, Sáenz Peña, Chaco Province,  Argentina

The National University of the Chaco Austral (Universidad Nacional del Chaco Austral - UNCAus) is a very recently established national university located in Sáenz Peña, a city in the agrarian, central section of Chaco Province, Argentina. It was established in 2007 by an initiative of Governor Jorge Capitanich, and was included as part of a plan to geographically diversify Argentina's National University system; as such, its installations consist of the former local campus of the National University of the Northeast, notably the School of Agronomy and Forestry, and new additions.

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Coordinates: 26°48′04″S 60°26′47″W / 26.80111°S 60.44639°W / -26.80111; -60.44639