Politécnico Grancolombiano

country rank  40
world rank  5136

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University Overview

Founded in 1980, Politécnico Grancolombiano (Grancolombiano Polytechnic) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the rural setting of the metropolis of Bogotá (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants), Bogota. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerio de Educación Nacional - Consejo Nacional de Educación Superior, Colombia (Ministry of National Education - National Council for Higher Education, Colombia), Politécnico Grancolombiano (IUPG) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Politécnico Grancolombiano (IUPG) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 37 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. IUPG also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name
Name Grancolombiano Polytechnic
Acronym IUPG
Founded 1980
Motto Aquí no sólo aprendes, aquí cambias tu vida
Here no just you learn, here you change your life
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address Calle 57 No. 3-00 Este
Bogotá (population range: over 5,000,000)
Bogota
Colombia
T +57 (1) 346 8800
F +57 (1) 346 9256

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
Int'l student Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Calle 57 # 3 - 00 Este
Bogota
+57 (1) 346 8800

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 600-699
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Politécnico Grancolombiano's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditation

Affiliations

  • Whitney International University System (WIUS)
  • New England College of Business (NECB)

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 16 January 2018