Universidad Autónoma de Manizales

country rank  58
world rank  5889

Publish your
uniRank University Ranking

University Overview

Established in 1981, Universidad Autónoma de Manizales (Autonomous University of Manizales) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Manizales (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Caldas. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerio de Educación Nacional, Colombia (Ministry of National Education, Colombia), Universidad Autónoma de Manizales (UAM) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Universidad Autónoma de Manizales (UAM) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 38 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this Colombian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name Autonomous University of Manizales
Acronym UAM
Founded 1981

University Location

Address Antigua Estación del Ferrocarril
Manizales (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
Caldas
Colombia
T +57 (6) 872 7272
F +57 (6) 8727670

Study Areas and Degree Levels


Search for courses and programs with the uniRank World Universities Search Engine

Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
International
students
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office Antigua Estacion del Ferrocaril
Manizales
+57 (6) 872 7272

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 2,000-2,999
Academic Staff 200-299
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Catholic Christian-Catholic

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Ministerio de Educación Nacional, Colombia


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Consejo Nacional de Acreditación (CNA)

Memberships and Affiliations

Not available; please submit a list of official affiliations and memberships to relevant associations and organizations.


Academic Structure

Not available; please submit a list of official first level academic divisions such as faculties, departments etc.


Social Media

Facebook

Universidad Autónoma de Manizales's Facebook page for social networking Universidad Autónoma de Manizales's Facebook page


Twitter

Universidad Autónoma de Manizales's Twitter webpage for micro-blogging and news updates


LinkedIn

Universidad Autónoma de Manizales's LinkedIn profile for business and academic networking


YouTube

Universidad Autónoma de Manizales's YouTube or Vimeo channel for videos


Instagram

n.a.


Online Courses

iTunes U

Not reported


Open Education Consortium

Not reported


Wikipedia Article

Wikipedia

Not available; please submit an official wikipedia article, preferably in English, about this higher education institution.


Video Presentation

Not available; please submit an official general video presentation of this higher education institution.


Related Resources

Find out rankings and reviews of all Universities in Colombia

Search for courses and scholarships with the uniRank World Universities Search Engine

Explore a list of all recognized Universities in Latin America by country

Errors and Update

Site last updated: Monday, 5 August 2019