Established in 1982, the Universidad de la Amazonia (University of the Amazon) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Florencia (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Caqueta. Officially recognized by the Ministerio de Educación Nacional, Colombia (Ministry of National Education of Colombia), Universidad de la Amazonia is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 6,000-6,999 students) coeducational Colombian higher education institution. Universidad de la Amazonia offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. This 40-year-old Colombian higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic records and grades. The acceptance rate range is 60-69% making this Colombian higher education organization a moderately selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. Universidad de la Amazonia also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.
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The following University of the Amazon's Study Areas/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main fields of study and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify University of the Amazon's academic range and degree level offering.
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This institution admits Men and Women (coed).
Has University of the Amazon a selective admission policy? Yes, based on students' past academic records and grades.
University of the Amazon's acceptance rate range is 60-69% making this institution a moderately selective higher education institution.
International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.
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uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for University of the Amazon.
University of the Amazon has an enrollment range of 6,000-6,999 students making it a medium-sized institution.
This institution has a range of 300-399 academic employees (Faculty).
University of the Amazon is a public higher education institution.
University of the Amazon is a non-profit higher education institution.
This institution's main campus is located in a Urban setting.
This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.
University of the Amazon does not have any religious affiliation.
uniRank provides below an overview of University of the Amazon's main facilities:
This institution has a physical Library.
This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.
uniRank provides below an overview of University of the Amazon's main services:
This institution offers study abroad and exchange program opportunities for its students.
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University of the Amazon is legally recognized and/or accredited by: Ministerio de Educación Nacional, Colombia
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Academic divisions can provide valuable insights into the range of disciplines and study areas a University focuses on and the institution's level of specialization. Generalist Universities typically offer a wide range of academic programs and have many academic divisions and subdivisions across different disciplines, while Specialized Universities tend to focus on a narrower range of programs within a specific field or industry and have fewer academic divisions and a simplified organizational structure.
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This higher education institution is not a member of the Open Education Global (OEGlobal) organization that is developing, implementing and supporting free open education and free online courses. View a list of Open Education Global members by country.
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