Council of Rectors meets at UFRO

The plenary session of the Council of Rectors met at the University of La Frontera. Among the topics reviewed were the calendar of activities for the PSU and the debate on the Budget, among others.

In Temuco and organized by the University of La Frontera, the plenary session of the Council of Rectors took place in November. At the meeting, various topics were discussed, such as the revision of the PSU calendar that is rendered on December 1 and 2 and the changes to the 2015 Budget in Parliament, among others.

Regarding the Budget, the vice president of the Council, rector Juan Manuel Zolezzi, gave an account of the dialogue process that took place between the campuses and with the Parliament, which culminated in the increase in the budget for the universities.

As for the PSU, he pointed out that for this year, there will be 283 thousand students who will take the test. As announced in advance, this version of the tests will not be discounted for wrong questions and will include content that is consistent with the reform of the secondary school curriculum carried out by the Ministry of Education.

In addition, he said that in January, the Board of Rectors will analyze the matters that still need to be implemented in the calendar of changes of the PSU, such as the feasibility of changing to a Pure Ranking in 2015 and the need to adjust the scale of Grade Levels. Secondary education.