Universidad de los Andes, Colombia

country rank  4
world rank  1139

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University Overview

Established in 1949, Universidad de los Andes, Colombia (University of the Andes, Colombia) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban 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), Universidad de los Andes, Colombia (UNIANDES) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad de los Andes, Colombia (UNIANDES) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 69 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 30-40% making this Colombian higher education organization a very selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name University of the Andes, Colombia
Acronym UNIANDES
Founded 1949

University Location

Address Carrera 1 No. 18 A-10
Bogotá (population range: over 5,000,000)
Bogota
Colombia
T +57 (1) 339 4999
F +57 (1) 332 4448

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)
Int'l student 10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 30-40%
Admission Office Carrera 1 18A 70
Bogotá
+57

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 1,000-1,499
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Universidad de los Andes, Colombia's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministerio de Educación Nacional - Consejo Nacional de Educación Superior, Colombia


Year of first Accreditation
2005


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Consejo Nacional de Acreditación (CNA)
  • European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD-EQUIS)
  • Association of MBAs (AMBA)

Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 14 November 2018