La Gran Colombia University Rankings

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Ranking Category
#8661 of 14,131 In the World
#602 of 1,756 In Latin America
#75 of 190 In Colombia
#31 of 72 In Bogota

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Highest Degree
Acceptance rate

* La Gran Colombia 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) and entrance examination
Academic CalendarFebruary to December


Local studetns 2,397,000-3,340,000 per annum (COP)

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 La Gran Colombia 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 Yes No
Biology Yes No No
Business Yes Yes No
Chemistry Yes No No
Computer Science Yes Yes No
Economics Yes Yes No
Engineering Yes Yes No
Environmental Science Yes Yes No
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes Yes No
Mathematics Yes No No
Medicine Yes Yes No
Physics Yes No No
Psychology Yes Yes No
Profesional Universitario Accountancy, Architecture, Business Administration, Civil Engineering, Economics, Foreign Languages Education, Government, Humanities and Social Science Education, International Relations and Diplomacy, Journalism, Law, Mass Communication, Mathematics Education, Native Language Education, Preschool Education
Especialización Administrative Law, Criminal Law, Criminology, Finance, Higher Education Teacher Training, Labour Law, Management, Marketing, Private Law, Taxation
Maestría Accountancy, Economics, Education, Environmental Management, Law

Notable alumni

  1. Rosso José Serrano

    Rosso José Serrano
    Born in
    Colombia Flag Colombia
    1942-.. (age 82)
    police officerdiplomat

    Rosso José Serrano Cadena is a former General of the Colombian National Police from 1994 to 2000 during Ernesto Samper's presidency and was one of the masterminds behind the dismantling of the Cali Cartel and Medellín Cartel. Serrano received numerous national and international decorations for his work against illicit drugs, drug-trafficking and the restructuring of the Colombian Police. He is currently working as head of the Colombian diplomatic mission to Austria.

  2. Juan Diego Alvira Cortés

    Juan Diego Alvira Cortés
    Born in
    Colombia Flag Colombia
    1976-.. (age 48)
    journalistlawyernews presenter

    Juan Diego Alvira Cortés is a Colombian journalist, news presenter and lawyer.

  3. Emma Claudia Castellanos

    Emma Claudia Castellanos
    Born in
    Colombia Flag Colombia
    1960-.. (age 64)

    Emma Claudia Castellanos is a Colombian Evangelical pastor of the International Charismatic Mission megachurch and politician. She is married to the also Evangelical pastor César Castellanos Domínguez. She was twice elected to the Senate of Colombia, first from 1991 to 1994, and again from 2006 to 2010; she also was appointed as Ambassador of Colombia to Brazil by her political sponsor at the time, from 2004 to 2005.

La Gran Colombia University faculties and divisions

Faculty : Architecture Architecture
Faculty : Economics and Business Business Administration, Economics
Faculty : Educational Sciences English, Foreign Languages Education, History, Humanities and Social Science Education, Information Technology, Linguistics, Literature, Mathematics Education, Philosophy
Faculty : Engineering Civil Engineering
Faculty : Law and Political and Social Sciences Law, Political Sciences
Faculty : Postgraduate Studies Criminal Law, Criminology, Economics, Education, Law, Management, Marketing, Regional Planning

General information

Alternative names Universidad La Gran Colombia
Founded 1953
Accreditation Ministerio de Justicia; Ministerio de Educación Nacional
Motto Veritas Liberabit Vos
The Truth Shall Set You Free (John 8:32)

Location and contacts

Address Carrera 6 No. 12 B 40
City population 7,744,000

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