University of Applied and Environmental Sciences: Ranking & Review

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Top 27%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance Rate65%
Admission selectionYes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment5,500
Academic CalendarSemesters


Local students$3,750$6,250
International students$3,750$6,250

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 namesUDCA
Universidad de Ciencias Aplicadas y Ambientales
MottoLa Universidad Ambiental
The Environmental University
AccreditationMinisterio de Educación Nacional, Colombia
Affiliations and membershipsColombian Association of Universities ASCUN
Association of Latin American and the Caribbean Universities for the Integration AUALCPI
Union of Latin American and the Caribbean Universities UDUAL
Postgraduate Ibero-American University Association AUIP
Interamerican Organization of Higher Education IOHE
International Association for Exchange of Students for Technical Experience IAESTE
Colombian Network of Internationalization RCI
Ibero-American Partnership of University Networks for Sustainability and Environment ARIUSA
Colombian Metwork for Environmental Education RFCA
Latin American Association of Medicine Schools and Faculties ALAFEM
Latin American Association of Nursing Schools and Faculties ALADEFE
Virtual Educa
International Partnership for Expanding Waste Management Services of Local Authorities IPLA
Colombian Association of Veterinary and Zootechnic Faculties ASFAMEVEZ
Colombian Academy of Sciences ACAC
Academic structureFaculty of Agricultural Sciences
Faculty of Environmental Sciences and Engineering
Faculty of Health Sciences
Faculty of Sciences
Faculty of Education, Law and Social Sciences
Faculty of Business Administration and Finances
Colorsgreen, orange
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePrivate
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff350
Student/staff ratio16
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

AddressCalle 222 No. 55-37
Bogotá, Bogota, 111166
Urbanization levelSub-Urban
City population7,744,000
Phone+57 (1) 668 4700
Fax+57 (1) 676 1132

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