Established in 1810, Universidad de Los Andes (University of the Andes) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Merida (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Trujillo, Tachira. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerio del Poder Popular para Educación Universitaria, Ciencia y Tecnología, Venezuela (Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Technology of Venezuela), Universidad de Los Andes (ULA) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: 40,000-44,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad de Los Andes (ULA) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 208 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this Venezuelan higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. ULA also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.
|Address||Avenida 3 - Edificio del Rectorado
Merida (population range: 50,000-249,999)
|T||+58 (274) 240 1111|
|F||+58 (274) 240 1111|
|Other locations||Trujillo, Tachira|
|Local students Local student||Not reported||1,000-2,500 US$
|International students Int'l student||0-1,000 US$
|Gender Admission||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Admission Selection||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|Admission Office||Avenida 3 Entre calles 23 y 24
+58 (274) 240 2327
|Financial Aids||Not reported|
|Distance Learning||Not reported|
Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministerio del Poder Popular para Educación Universitaria, Ciencia y Tecnología, Venezuela
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