The Center for Constitutional Studies (CECOCH in Spanish) is a unit of the Department of Law and Social Sciences of the Universidad de Talca, dedicated to research in the areas of constitutional law, fundamental rights, international human rights legislation, democracy and rule of law.

El CECOCH imparts graduate education and organizes activities of development and extension of legal knowledge, aimed at the forensic community, the University community and the interested public.

Among its objectives is the contribution to the promotion of Constitutional Law with a high level of excellence to serve the national and international community