University of Santander Rankings

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Ranking Category
#8561 of 14,131 In the World
#595 of 1,756 In Latin America
#77 of 190 In Colombia
#3 of 6 In Bucaramanga

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Acceptance rate
Highest Degree

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate12%
Admissions RequirementsHigh school diploma and National Government Examination (ICFES)
Academic CalendarFebruary to November (February - May; August-November)

We've calculated the 12% acceptance rate for University of Santander based on the ratio of admissions to applications and other circumstantial enrollment data. Treat this information as a rough guide and not as a definitive measure of your chances of admission. Different programs may have significantly varying admissions rates.


Local studetns c. 3,000,000 (COP)

Programs and Degrees

Tecnólogo Administration, Civil Engineering, Communication Arts, Graphic Design, Industrial Management, Marketing
Profesional Universitario Accountancy, Advertising and Publicity, Agricultural Engineering, Animal Husbandry, Anthropology, Biological and Life Sciences, Business and Commerce, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Finance, Geology, Graphic Design, Industrial Engineering, International Business, Journalism, Laboratory Techniques, Law, Marketing, Mass Communication, Medical Technology, Medicine, Microbiology, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Petroleum and Gas Engineering, Physical Therapy, Psychology, Software Engineering, Speech Therapy and Audiology, Veterinary Science
Especialización Accountancy, Administrative Law, Animal Husbandry, Community Health, Educational Technology, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Management, Ergotherapy, Finance, Geological Engineering, Health Administration, Human Resources, Management, Management Systems, Nursing, Occupational Health, Paediatrics, Petroleum and Gas Engineering, Public Administration, Transport Management
Maestría Biotechnology, Business Administration, Educational Technology, Energy Engineering, Engineering Management, Epidemiology, Finance, Government, Health Administration, Preschool Education, Psychology, Public Administration, Statistics
Doctorado Energy Engineering, Epidemiology

University of Santander faculties and divisions

Centre : Technological Training Technology
Faculty : Economics, Administration and Accountancy Accountancy, Finance, International Business
Faculty : Educational Sciences Educational Sciences
Faculty : Engineering Agricultural Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Software Engineering
Faculty : Exact, Natural and Agricultural Sciences Animal Husbandry, Natural Sciences, Veterinary Science
Faculty : Health Sciences Health Sciences, Laboratory Techniques, Medical Technology, Medicine, Microbiology, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Speech Therapy and Audiology, Surgery
Faculty : Social, Political Sciences and Humanities Arts and Humanities, Law, Political Sciences, Psychology, Social Sciences

General information

Alternative names UDES
Universidad de Santander
Founded 1996
Accreditation Ministerio de Educación Nacional; National Council for Accreditation - CNA

Location and contacts

Address Campus Universitario Lagos del Cacique Calle 70 No. 55-210
Bucaramanga, Santander
City population 581,000

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