Northern University: Ranking & Review

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Barranquilla Rank Colombia Rank World Rank
1 6 796
Top 5%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance rate65%
Admission selectionYes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment12,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students$3,750$3,750
International students$3,750$3,750

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-+--

General info

Alternative namesUNINORTE
Universidad del Norte
AccreditationMinisterio de Educación Nacional, Colombia
Colorsblack, red
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePrivate
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff550
Student/staff ratio23
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

AddressKm 5 Antigua Vía Puerto Colombia
Barranquilla, Atlantico, AA 1569
Urbanization levelUrban
City population1,000,000 - 5,000,000
Phone+57 (5) 350 9509
Fax+57 (5) 3598852

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