Universidad de Ibagué

country rank  49
world rank  5441

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University Overview

Founded in 1981, Universidad de Ibagué (University of Ibagué) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban 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, Colombia (Ministry of National Education, Colombia), Universidad de Ibagué (UDI) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad de Ibagué (UDI) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 38 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this Colombian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name University of Ibagué
Acronym UDI
Founded 1981
Motto Comprometidos con el desarrollo regional
Committed with regional development
Colours Blue

University Location

Address Barrio Ambalá, Carrera 22, Calle 67
Ibague (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
T +57 (8) 270 9400
F +57 (8) 2709428

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 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 70-80%
Admission Office Barrio Ambalá, Carrera 22, Calle 67
+57 (8) 270 9400 Ext 286
(8) 2709428

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 5,000-5,999
Academic Staff 400-499
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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


Institutional Accreditation

Ministerio de Educación Nacional, Colombia

Year of first Accreditation


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Red Latinoamericana de Cooperacion Universitaria (RLCU)

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Red Universitaria Mutis (RUM)

Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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Errors and Update

Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019