University of Antioquia Rankings

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In the World#502 of 14178
In Latin America#23 of 1756
In Colombia#4 of 190
In Medellin#1 of 22
In Philosophy#52 of 5,138

Quick Review

Enrollment
39,900
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
Spanish

Publications & Citations

Publications
29,957
Citations
226,013

University of Antioquia majors

by publication count

Medicine
5,556
Biology
3,662
Philosophy
2,553
Art
1,869
Chemistry
1,812
Political science
1,590
Geography
1,442
Physics
1,292
Materials science
1,152
Psychology
1,043
Sociology
872
Computer science
712
Mathematics
411
Environmental science
378
Engineering
353
Business
268
Economics
230
History
110
Geology
70

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Philosophy1183,807
Art1292,130
Political science3526,658
Geography3889,999
Biology75665,258
Medicine77945,110
Physics87511,973
Sociology8942,634
Psychology96613,291
Environmental science10234,130
Chemistry110224,436
Materials science123311,493
History124972
Computer science14915,079
Engineering15132,251
Business1768886
Geology2033299
Mathematics20911,505
Economics2358324

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199070102
199176112
199267132
199388130
199482128
1995107145
1996136205
1997175339
1998237454
1999253502
2000274693
2001337889
20023251116
20034161494
20044801810
20055992371
20066933038
20077953656
200811994790
200914276204
201015987117
201118329750
2012213211989
2013211315133
2014209418206
2015225219566
2016227818534
2017193418879
2018170118034
2019162321670
2020137925212

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (bachillerato) and entrance examination
Academic CalendarFebruary to December (February - June; July-December)
Enrollment39,900
Full time employee5,000
Student:staff ratio8:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$500$1,750
International students$1,750$1,750

University of Antioquia has financial aid programs.

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, Anaesthesiology, Banking, Cardiology, Child Care and Development, Clinical Psychology, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Cultural Studies, Dentistry, Dermatology, Development Studies, Education, Endocrinology, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Family Studies, Finance, Fine Arts, Forensic Medicine and Dentistry, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Health Administration, Health Education, Health Sciences, Hepatology, Human Rights, Industrial and Organizational Psychology, International Law, International Studies, Labour Law, Law, Maintenance Technology, Management, Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Nursing, Occupational Health, Ophthalmology, Orthodontics, Orthopaedics, Otorhinolaryngology, Paediatrics, Pathology, Peace and Disarmament, Pedagogy, Performing Arts, Pharmacy, Photography, Physical Education, Physical Therapy, Plastic Surgery, Private Law, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Psychology, Publishing and Book Trade, Radiology, Rehabilitation and Therapy, Rheumatology, Safety Engineering, Social Sciences, Social Studies, Sports Management, Structural Architecture, Surgery, Surveying and Mapping, Taxation, Theatre, Toxicology, Urology, Veterinary Science
MaestríaAccountancy, Administration, Agricultural Business, Agriculture, Anthropology, Art History, Biology, Biomedicine, Biotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Child Care and Development, Cultural Studies, Dentistry, Development Studies, Economics, Education, Engineering, Engineering Management, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Epidemiology, Finance, Fine Arts, Food Science, Foreign Languages Education, Health Education, History, Law, Linguistics, Literature, Management, Mass Communication, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Mathematics Education, Mechanical Engineering, Microbiology, Natural Sciences, Nursing, Nutrition, Occupational Health, Pharmacy, Philosophy, Physics, Political Sciences, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Psychoanalysis, Psychology, Public Administration, Public Health, Rehabilitation and Therapy, Science Education, Social Work, Sociology, Telecommunications Engineering, Theatre, Translation and Interpretation, Transport Management, Veterinary Science, Zoology
DoctoradoAgriculture, Animal Husbandry, Biology, Biomedicine, Biotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Computer Engineering, Dentistry, Ecology, Education, Electronic Engineering, Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Epidemiology, Fine Arts, Linguistics, Literature, Marine Science and Oceanography, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Nursing, Pharmacy, Physics, Public Health, Social Sciences, Veterinary Science

General info

Alternative namesUDEA
Universidad de Antioquía
Founded1803
WikipediaUniversity of Antioquia
AccreditationMinistry of Education (Institutional Education Certification for a period of 9 years as from 2003)
Colorsgreen, white
Academic structureFaculty of Arts
Faculty of Agricultural Sciences
Faculty of Economic Science
Faculty of Exact and Natural Sciences
Faculty of Food and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Faculty of Social and Human Sciences
Faculty of Communications
Faculty of Law and Political Sciences
Faculty of Education
Faculty of Nursing
Engineering
Faculty of Medicine
Faculty of Dentistry
Faculty of Public Health
Affiliations and membershipsRed Colombiana para la Internacionalización de la Educación Superior (RCI)
Asociación Colombiana de Universidades (ASCUN)
Group of Eight (go8)
Grupo de Universidades Iberoamericanas La Rábida
Asociación Universitaria Iberoamericana de Postgrado (AUIP)
Colombia Challenge Your Knowledge (CCYK)
Red Emprendia
Universia

Location and Contacts

AddressCalle 67 No. 51-08
Medellín, Antioquia
Colombia
City population2,529,000
Phone+57 (4) 219 5210
Fax+57 (4) 263 8282

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