Universidad Tecnológica de Panamá

The Universidad Tecnnológica de Panamá (UTP) is the highest-ranked public higher education institution in the field of engineering, science and technology in Panama. It was founded on August 13th , 1981 in the Republic of Panama and it is located at Universidad Tecnológica de Panamá Avenue in Panama City. This university focuses its activity on encouraging research, innovation, entrepreneurship, developing outreach activities, technical assistance and to train individuals to contribute to the current and future development of our country and the region.

UTP was the first university accredited in Panama by the National Council of University Accreditation of Panama (CONEAUPA).


Providing our society with skilled, innovative and entrepreneur, critical thinking, and socially responsible professionals in the fields of engineering, science and technology. Generate appropriate knowledge to contribute to sustainable development for our country and Latin America. Meeting the requirements of the environment.


The Universidad Tecnológica de Panamá (UTP) will be recognized as a leading institution in Latin America for its outstanding ability to train individuals as well as to generate and transfer knowledge in engineering, science and technology to enhance the social welfare of people.