Alejandro de Humboldt University Rankings

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Ranking Category
#11498 of 14,131 In the World
#1066 of 1,756 In Latin America
#33 of 51 In Venezuela
#13 of 16 In Caracas

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Acceptance rate

* Alejandro de Humboldt University is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because the university has programs where applicants only need to meet admission requirements to enroll and don't necessarily compete with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (bachillerato)
Academic CalendarJanuary to December (January - May; August-December). Also summer courses (June-July)


The tuition table for Alejandro de Humboldt University gives an overview of costs but prices are approximate and subject to change and don't include accommodation, textbooks, or living expenses. The costs of programs might differ significantly for local and international students. The only source of truth for current numbers is the university's official website.

Program Tuition Cost (per semester) Currency
Undergraduate 15,000 Venezuelan Bolívar
Graduate 20,000 Venezuelan Bolívar
Doctorate 25,000 Venezuelan Bolívar

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by Alejandro de Humboldt University.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design Yes No No
Biology Yes No No
Business Yes No No
Chemistry Yes No No
Computer Science Yes No No
Economics Yes No No
Engineering Yes No No
Environmental Science Yes No No
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes No No
Mathematics Yes No No
Medicine No No No
Physics Yes No No
Psychology Yes No No
Licenciatura Accountancy, Advertising and Publicity, Business Administration, Computer Engineering, Economics, International Business
Especialización Distance Education, Law

Notable alumni

  1. Lorent Saleh

    Lorent Saleh
    Born in
    Venezuela Flag Venezuela
    1988-.. (age 36)
    human rights activist

    Lorent Enrique Gómez Saleh is a Venezuelan activist. Since 2011, Saleh has participated in several activities in defense of human rights and has been repeatedly detained by the Venezuelan authorities. In 2014, he was deported from Colombia and handed over to officials of the Bolivarian Intelligence Service (SEBIN). Until 2018, he was being held in La Tumba, in Plaza Venezuela, Caracas, during which time his hearing had been postponed 52 times. On 12 October 2018, he was released by the Venezuelan authorities and exiled to Spain, where he arrived the next day after landing at the Madrid–Barajas Airport.

  2. Bassil Da Costa

    Bassil Da Costa
    Born in
    Venezuela Flag Venezuela
    1990-2014 (aged 24)
    university student

    Bassil Da Costa was a Venezuelan university student, killed during the 2014 protests against the Venezuelan government, the first death of the wave of protests. Da Costa was a marketing student at the Universidad Alejandro de Humboldt in Caracas.

Alejandro de Humboldt University faculties and divisions

Faculty : Economics and Social Sciences Accountancy, Business Administration, Economics, International Business
Faculty : Education and Humanities Advertising and Publicity
Faculty : Engineering Computer Engineering

General information

Alternative names UAH
Universidad Alejandro de Humboldt
Founded 1997
Accreditation Ministerio del Poder Popular para la Educación Universitaria (MPPEU)
Motto A Suscipit in Adventu Altius Instituere
A Dynamic Approach in Higher Education
Colors red white, black

Location and contacts

Address Av. Rómulo Gallegos, Con 1ra. Transversal de Montecristo Edificio Universidad Alejandro de Humboldt
Caracas, Distrito Capital
City population 2,246,000

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