University of Cartagena: Ranking & Review

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Cartagena Rank Colombia Rank World Rank
1 26 2625
Top 16%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Admission selectionYes, based on entrance examinations
Total enrollment12,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students$500
International students

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 namesUDEC
Universidad de Cartagena
MottoSiempre a la altura de los tiempos
Always at the height of the times
AccreditationMinisterio de Educación Nacional, Colombia
Academic structureFaculty of Economics
Faculty of Exact and Natural Sciences
Faculty of Human Sciences
Faculty of Social Sciences and Education
Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Faculty of Law and Political Sciences
Faculty of Engineering
Faculty of Nursing
Faculty of Dentistry
Faculty of Medicine
Regional Center for Open and Distance Education
Colorsblack, gold
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
Total FTE staff850
Student/staff ratio15
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

AddressCentro Carrera 6 No. 36-100
Cartagena, Bolivar
City population1,000,000 - 5,000,000
Phone+57 (5) 660 0676
Fax+57 (5) 6600 380

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