Universidad del Tolima

country rank  42
world rank  5190

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University Overview

Established in 1945, Universidad del Tolima (University of Tolima) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Ibague (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Tolima. 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 del Tolima (UT) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad del Tolima (UT) 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 72 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. 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 University of Tolima
Acronym UT
Founded 1945

University Location

Address Barrio Santa Helena
Ibague (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
730006299 Tolima
T +57 (8) 2770280
F +57 (8) 264 4869

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
Int'l student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 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 entrance examinations
Admission Rate Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office Of. Registro y Control Academico - Universidad del Tolima
Ibague 730006299
+57 (8) 264 92 18

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 600-699
Control Type Control Type Public
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
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported



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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Saturday, 10 March 2018