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The proposal to take two PSUs per year divides experts and politicians National



The director of the Single Admission System, María Elena González, stated that it would be difficult to attend the University Selection Test (PSU) twice a year, given that the admission system must be increased.

Above, after the idea put forward by Cruch and that from the Ministry of Education see with a good eye, in response to students who fail to remain in state universities.

In this case, the member of the Room Education Commission, Jaime Bellolio, said that it was important to move forward He described it as a "basic" test twice a year.

"This implies that more students don't have to wait a full year … there are some difficulties, but I think this is easier than completely changing the test ", he maintains.

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Conversely, from the academic world do not see this initiative with a good eye. This was stated by the director of the Nodo XXI, Víctor Orellana, an institution that carried out various studies on education.

Orellana emphasized that The ideal university admission system is free access, because in this way the focus is changed from leaving a career to those who get the most points at the PSU, and that changes leaving those who are more vocationally capable to do so.

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All actors agree that the University Admission System must be modified, because the 2018 PSU shows that 26% of students do not exceed 500 points.


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