Autonomous University of Manizales Rankings

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Ranking Category
#8605 of 14,131 In the World
#594 of 1,756 In Latin America
#74 of 190 In Colombia
#3 of 4 In Manizales

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Acceptance rate

* The Autonomous University of Manizales 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) and State examination (ICFES)
Academic CalendarJanuary to December (January - May; June-July; August-December)


The tuition table for Autonomous University of Manizales 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 (COP)
Undergraduate 15,000,000
Graduate 20,000,000
Doctorate 25,000,000

The Autonomous University of Manizales has financial aid programs.

Programs and Degrees

Técnico Profesional Computer Science, Electronics and Automation, Mechanical Equipment and Maintenance
Tecnólogo Business and Commerce, Computer Engineering, Electronics and Automation, Health Sciences, Mechanical Engineering
Profesional Universitario Biomedical Engineering, Business Administration, Computer Engineering, Cooking and Catering, Dentistry, Economics, Electronic Engineering, Fashion Design, Government, Industrial Design, Industrial Engineering, International Business, International Relations and Diplomacy, Mechanical Engineering, Physical Therapy, Political Sciences
Especialización Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Civil Security, Computer Graphics, Dental Hygiene, Dentistry, Finance, Health Administration, International Business, Management, Marketing, Neurological Therapy, Occupational Health, Orthodontics, Orthopaedics, Periodontics, Physical Therapy, Public Health, Rehabilitation and Therapy, Software Engineering
Maestría Biological and Life Sciences, Business Administration, Computer Science, Health Administration, Health Sciences, Management, Neurological Therapy, Public Health, Regional Planning, Rehabilitation and Therapy, Science Education, Social Policy, Social Work, Software Engineering, Sports, Translation and Interpretation
Doctorado Cognitive Sciences, Engineering

Autonomous University of Manizales faculties and divisions

Faculty : Engineering Computer Science, Electronic Engineering, Electronics and Automation, Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
Faculty : Health Sciences Biology, Dentistry, Health Sciences, Natural Sciences
Faculty : Social and Business Studies Business Administration, Design, Economics, Education, Fine Arts, Government, Law, Peace and Disarmament, Physical Education, Political Sciences, Social Sciences, Sports
Institute : Languages Chinese, English, Modern Languages, Portuguese, Spanish

General information

Alternative names UAM
Universidad Autónoma de Manizales
Founded 1981
Accreditation Ministerio de Educación Nacional; Consejo Nacional de Acreditación (CNA)

Location and contacts

Address Apartado aéreo 441 Antigua Estación del Ferrocarril
Manizales, Caldas, A.A. 441
City population 434,000

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