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Politécnico Grancolombiano

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Founded in 1980, the Politécnico Grancolombiano (Grancolombiano Polytechnic) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the rural setting of the large metropolis of Bogotá (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants), Bogota. Officially recognized by the Ministerio de Educación Nacional, Colombia (Ministry of National Education of Colombia), Politécnico Grancolombiano (IUPG) is a large-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational Colombian higher education institution. Politécnico Grancolombiano (IUPG) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor's degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation) and bachelor's degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. This 43-year-old Colombian 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, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Snapshot


Politécnico Grancolombiano's Control Typeprivate


Politécnico Grancolombiano's Entity Typenon-profit


Politécnico Grancolombiano' Size by Total Enrollmentlarge-sized


Politécnico Grancolombiano's Selectivity by Acceptance Ratenot reported

University Identity

Name (English) 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
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University Location

Address Calle 57 No. 3-00 Este
Politécnico Grancolombiano's location map and satellite view Location Map and Satellite View
Politécnico Grancolombiano Phone Number +57 (1) 346 8800
Politécnico Grancolombiano Fax Number +57 (1) 346 9256

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Fields of Study / Degree Levels


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Fields of Study and Degree Levels Matrix

The following Politécnico Grancolombiano's Fields of Study/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main fields of study and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify Politécnico Grancolombiano's academic range and degree level offering.

Programs and Courses

Courses and Programs

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Tuition Fees


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Yearly Tuition Fees Range Matrix

This Politécnico Grancolombiano's Tuition Fees Range Matrix is divided into 2 types of students, local and international students, and 2 degree levels, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, and aims to help students to have an approximate idea of the yearly tuition range they might expect to pay at Politécnico Grancolombiano.

Politécnico Grancolombiano: Tuition Fees Range Matrix

Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,499 US$
(910-2,280 Euro)
2,500-4,999 US$
(2,280-4,555 Euro)
Not reported Not reported

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Admission Information

uniRank publishes below some basic Politécnico Grancolombiano's admission information.

Politécnico Grancolombiano's Gender Admission Policy Gender Admission

This institution admits Men and Women (coed).

Politécnico Grancolombiano's Admission Selection Admission Selection

Has Politécnico Grancolombiano a selective admission policy? Yes, based on entrance examinations.

Acceptance Rate Admission Rate

Politécnico Grancolombiano's acceptance rate range is not reported.

Politécnico Grancolombiano's International Students Admission International Students Admission

International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.

Politécnico Grancolombiano's Admission Office Admission Office

Calle 57 # 3 - 00 Este
(1) 346 8800

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Size and Profile


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Size and Profile

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Politécnico Grancolombiano's Total Student Enrollment Student Enrollment

Politécnico Grancolombiano has an enrollment range of 10,000-14,999 students making it a large-sized institution.

Politécnico Grancolombiano's Total Faculty/Academic staff Academic Staff

This institution has a range of 600-699 academic employees (Faculty).

Politécnico Grancolombiano's Control Type Control Type

Politécnico Grancolombiano is a private higher education institution.

Politécnico Grancolombiano's Entity Type Entity Type

Politécnico Grancolombiano is a non-profit higher education institution.

Politécnico Grancolombiano's Campus Setting Campus Setting

This institution's main campus is located in a Rural setting.

Politécnico Grancolombiano's Academic Calendar Academic Calendar

This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.

Religious Affiliation

Politécnico Grancolombiano does not have any religious affiliation.

Facilities and Services


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University Facilities

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Politécnico Grancolombiano's Library University Library

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Politécnico Grancolombiano's Housing University Housing

Not reported

Politécnico Grancolombiano's Sport Facilities/Activities Sport Facilities/Activities

This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.

University Services

uniRank provides below an overview of Politécnico Grancolombiano's main services:

Politécnico Grancolombiano's Financial Aid Financial Aid

Not reported

Politécnico Grancolombiano's Study Abroad Study Abroad

This institution offers study abroad and exchange program opportunities for its students.

Politécnico Grancolombiano's Distance Learning Distance Learning

This institution provides a distance learning mode for certain programs or courses.

Politécnico Grancolombiano's Academic Counseling Academic Counseling

Not reported

Politécnico Grancolombiano's Career Services Career Services

Not reported

Recognition and Accreditation


There are different types of legal recognition and quality assessment of higher education institutions around the world, depending on the country and its legal and higher education system... read our article about university accreditation and recognition to learn more.

Politécnico Grancolombiano's Recognition or Accreditation Institutional Recognition or Accreditation

Politécnico Grancolombiano is legally recognized and/or institutionally accredited by: Ministerio de Educación Nacional, Colombia

Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

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Memberships and Affiliations


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Affiliations and Memberships

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Politécnico Grancolombiano's affiliations and memberships; feel free to submit any relevant missing higher education-related organizations this university is affiliated with.

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

Academic Structure


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Academic Structure

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Social Media


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Social Media

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Facebook Facebook

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Twitter X (Twitter)

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YouTube YouTube

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Instagram Instagram

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LinkedIn LinkedIn

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TikTok TikTok


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