On May 4 1960 Universidad EAFIT was founded as a private School of Business and Finance in response to the demands of a rapidly changing world.
The real-world relevance of our university’s programs, combined with our close ties to the productive sector and faculty and staff who are trained under the highest quality standards, make our university a space that provides direct access to the outside world, while at the same time equipping students with knowledge that legitimizes the human/ethical component and is supported by the new technologies.
9000 students are enrolled in 19 undergraduate programs and 2500 are enrolled in graduate programs of which 49 are graduate certificate programs, 16 masters and 2 PhDs. The University has 930 faculty members, out of which 81 percent hold a Master´s or a PhD.
In research EAFIT has 41 research groups and 40 of them are recognized by Colciencias, the Colombian authority in Sciencie, Technology and Innovation with 7 millio (more ... )