Universidad del Valle

country rank  6
world rank  1787

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University Overview

Founded in 1945, Universidad del Valle (University of the Valley) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Cali (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Valle del Cauca. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Buga, Tuluá, Palmira, Buenaventura, Caicedonia Yumbo. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerio de Educación Nacional - Consejo Nacional de Educación Superior, Colombia (Ministry of National Education - National Council for Higher Education, Colombia), Universidad del Valle (UNIVALLE) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad del Valle (UNIVALLE) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 73 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name University of the Valley
Acronym UNIVALLE
Founded 1945
Motto La mejor para los mejores
The best for the best
Colours Red and white

University Location

Address Ciudad Universitaria Melendez, Calle 13 No. 100-00
Cali (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
25360 Valle del Cauca
Colombia
T +57 (2) 339 2310
F +57 (2) 331 5111
Other locations Buga, Tuluá, Palmira, Buenaventura, Caicedonia Yumbo

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student Not reported Not reported
Int'l student Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Calle 100 No 13-00 Edificio 301, espacio 1020
Cali 25360
+57 (2) 339 2301
(2) 3212101

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 30,000-34,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministerio de Educación Nacional - Consejo Nacional de Educación Superior, Colombia


Year of first Accreditation
2005


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Consejo Nacional de Acreditación (CNA)

Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 14 November 2018