Externado University of Colombia

country rank  14
world rank  2197

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University Overview

Founded in 1886, Universidad Externado de Colombia (Externado University of Colombia) is a non-profit private higher-education institution located in the large metropolis of Bogotá (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants), Bogota. Officially recognized by the Ministerio de Educación Nacional, Colombia (Ministry of National Education of Colombia), Universidad Externado de Colombia is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 9,000-9,999 students) coeducational Colombian higher education institution. Universidad Externado de Colombia offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 134 years old Colombian higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. Universidad Externado de Colombia also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, as well as administrative services.

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University Identity

Name
Acronym
Founded 1886
Motto Post tenebras spero lucem
After the darkness I hope for the light

University Location

Address Calle 12 No. 1-17 Este, Bloque A, Piso 5
Bogotá
Bogota
Colombia
Tel +57 (1) 342 0288
Fax +57 (1) 284 3769

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 9,000-9,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Externado University of Colombia's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported

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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Ministerio de Educación Nacional, Colombia


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Consejo Nacional de Acreditación (CNA)


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Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 2 February 2021