Universidad de la Amazonia

country rank  103
world rank  8199

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University Overview

Established in 1982, Universidad de la Amazonia (University of the Amazon) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Florencia (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Caqueta. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerio de Educación Nacional, Colombia (Ministry of National Education, Colombia), Universidad de la Amazonia is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 6,000-6,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Universidad de la Amazonia offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 36 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Colombian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name University of the Amazon
Acronym
Founded 1982

University Location

Address Avenida Circunvalar, Barrio Porvenir
Florencia (population range: 50,000-249,999)
Caqueta
Colombia
T +57 (8) 435 8786
F +57 (8) 435 8231

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
International
students
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 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 60-70%
Admission Office Avenida circunvalar
florencia
+57 (98) 436 1689

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 6,000-6,999
Academic Staff 300-399
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Catholic Christian-Catholic

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Universidad de la Amazonia's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Ministerio de Educación Nacional, Colombia

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Social Media

Online Courses

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Open Education Consortium

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Site last updated: Monday, 5 August 2019