Universidad Autónoma del Caribe

country rank  41
world rank  5184

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University Overview

Established in 1967, Universidad Autónoma del Caribe (Autonomous University of the Caribbean) is a private higher education institution located in the large city of Barranquilla (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Atlantico. 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), Universidad Autónoma del Caribe (UAC) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad Autónoma del Caribe (UAC) 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 50 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. UAC also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name
Name Autonomous University of the Caribbean
Acronym UAC
Founded 1967

University Location

Address Calle 90 No. 46-112
Barranquilla (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
Atlantico
Colombia
T +57 (5) 367 1000
F +57 (5) 357 5944

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Postgraduate
Local student Not reported Not reported
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

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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 Not reported
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Universidad Autónoma del Caribe's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditation

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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 16 January 2018