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In the World#2911 of 14178
In Latin America#230 of 1756
In Colombia#30 of 190
In Bogota#11 of 72

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Enrollment
12,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Languages
Spanish

Publications & Citations

Publications
3,170
Citations
2,892

Free University majors

by publication count

Political science
582
Philosophy
488
Medicine
457
Sociology
187
Art
181
Geography
131
Business
116
Biology
96
Psychology
85
Physics
72
Computer science
52
Chemistry
50
Environmental science
36
Engineering
27
Economics
25
Materials science
25
Mathematics
18
History
8
Geology
2

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Philosophy793212
Art122749
Political science2024162
Sociology2670125
Medicine29431,080
Geography322484
Business399747
Environmental science409252
Psychology4305130
Biology4404270
Physics441220
Materials science447585
Geology45551
Economics47097
Engineering471026
Chemistry501989
Computer science537335
Mathematics56099

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199054
199123
199200
199327
199433
199533
199605
199732
199825
199922
200064
200186
2002610
2003510
2004195
20053314
20063923
20073718
20086837
20097670
201010175
201116295
2012215108
2013195163
2014227198
2015467193
2016321192
2017391210
2018327226
2019229335
2020124565

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (bachillerato) and entrance examination
Academic CalendarFebruary to December (February - June; July-December)
Enrollment12,500
Full time employee1,750
Student:staff ratio7:1

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities+
Business | Politics | Social Sciences+
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine
Engineering | IT+
Maths | Natural Sciences+
EspecializaciónAdministrative Law, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Educational Administration, Environmental Management, Fiscal Law, Higher Education Teacher Training, Labour Law, Law, Marketing, Philosophy, Private Law, Safety Engineering, Sales Techniques, Social Welfare
MaestríaAccountancy, Administrative Law, Criminal Law, Educational Administration, Educational and Student Counselling, Educational Psychology, Educational Technology, Energy Engineering, Finance, Foreign Languages Education, Insurance, International Business, Native Language Education, Philosophy, Taxation
DoctoradoLaw

General info

Alternative namesUniversidad Libre
Founded1946
WikipediaFree University of Colombia
AccreditationMinisterio de Educación Nacional, Colombia
MottoScientia Fons Libertatis
Science Source of Liberty

Location and Contacts

AddressCalle 8 No. 5-80, Piso 5
Bogotá, Bogota
Colombia
City population7,744,000
Phone+57 (1) 286 9466
Fax+57 (1) 243 8976

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