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The Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos (UNMSM) is the first university in Peru and America. It was founded by Royal Decree, signed by the Kings Charles I of Spain or Charles V, Emperor of Germany, and his mother, Queen Juana, delivered in Valladolid on 12 May 1551. It has more than 33000 students and 3000 teachers, and has 20 faculties with 66 academic degree schools.
From May 12, 2017, by Rector Resolution created the unit “1551 Incubator of Innovative Companies”, www.1551.pe unit that provides open innovation to members of the community, companies, public institutions and all academic communities, which was formerly known as the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CIE) of the Faculty of Industrial Engineering. Today, 1551 Incubator of Innovative Companies has taken as initiative to spread the Triple Helix at the level of the university community of San Marcos and Peru.