University of the Andes: Ranking & Review

University of the Andes logo
Merida Rank Venezuela Rank World Rank
1 1 684
Top 5%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance rate75%
Admission selectionYes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment42,500
Academic calendarSemesters

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
In-state students$1,750
International students$500$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 namesULA
Universidad de Los Andes
Founded1810
MottoInitium Sapientiae Timor Domini
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom
AccreditationMinisterio del Poder Popular para Educación Universitaria, Ciencia y Tecnología, Venezuela
Colorsblue, white
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
Total FTE staff3,250
Student/staff ratio13
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

Official Websiteula.ve
AddressAvenida 3 - Edificio del Rectorado
Merida, Merida, 5101
Venezuela
Urbanization levelUrban
City population50,000 - 250,000
Phone+58 (274) 240 1111
Fax+58 (274) 240 1111

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