University of Ibagué

country rank  68
world rank  6257

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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 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)
472 Tolima
T +57 (8) 276 0010
F +57 (8) 276 0010

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
Int'l student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 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 students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office Barrio Ambalá, Carrera 22, Calle 67
Ibague 472
+57 (57+8) 2760010 Ext 3650 - 3651
(57+8) 2760010

Size and Profile

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

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Universidad de Ibagué's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministerio de Educación Nacional, Colombia

Year of first Accreditation

Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Red Latinoamericana de Cooperacion Universitaria (RLCU)


  • Red Universitaria Mutis (RUM)
  • Asociación Nacional de Universidades (ASCUN)

Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Monday, 5 August 2019