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Fundación Universitaria Konrad Lorenz

Location Edificio Principal, Bogotá Colombia
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Ranking

# 201-250

LatAm University Rankings
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6

Undergraduate programs
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11

Postgraduate programs

Fundación Universitaria Konrad Lorenz is situated in Bogotá, Colombia. The Institution is devoted to teaching, creating and disseminating scientific and cultural knowledge.

The university has seven pillars:

  • The scientific method as an educational too
  • Technology in support of research and science
  • Educating to solve the country’s challenges
  • Liberal thinking, dialogue and coexistence
  • Comprehensive training of professionals with a vision of the world
  • Faculty members as inspiration and guide for students
  • The student as a citizen and professional-in-training


A flexible curriculum at Fundación Universitaria Konrad Lorenz is a major selling point:

  • Elective subjects
  • National and international mobility opportunities
  • Exchange agreements
  • Homologation of academic certificates and transfer processes
  • Research Training Routes
  • Graduation theses
  • Proficiency tests
  • Extracurricular activities
  • Foreign languages
  • Cultural activities
  • Internships


There are 301 academic directors and faculty members at Fundación Universitaria Konrad Lorenz as well as 164 administrative officials.

Fundación Universitaria Konrad Lorenz is situated in Bogotá, Colombia. The Institution is devoted to teaching, creating and disseminating scientific and cultural knowledge.

The university has seven pillars:

  • The scientific method as an educational too
  • Technology in support of research and science
  • Educating to solve the country’s challenges
  • Liberal thinking, dialogue and coexistence
  • Comprehensive training of professionals with a vision of the world
  • Faculty members as inspiration and guide for students
  • The student as a citizen and professional-in-training


A flexible curriculum at Fundación Universitaria Konrad Lorenz is a major selling point:

  • Elective subjects
  • National and international mobility opportunities
  • Exchange agreements
  • Homologation of academic certificates and transfer processes
  • Research Training Routes
  • Graduation theses
  • Proficiency tests
  • Extracurricular activities
  • Foreign languages
  • Cultural activities
  • Internships


There are 301 academic directors and faculty members at Fundación Universitaria Konrad Lorenz as well as 164 administrative officials.

University information

Rather than a selection process, Konrad Lorenz focuses on inclusive admission, providing opportunity for access to all people who have the potential for learning and developing professional and personal skills.

The institution establishes an initial diagnosis during a student’s enrolment and carries out a characterization to provide support during their studies, thereby adding value to the teaching-learning process and achieving new skills for the future.

Fundación Universitaria Konrad Lorenz has 9 buildings located in the central sector of Chapinero – one of the most accessible places in Bogota, D.C.

All classrooms have cameras to remotely broadcast lectures and activities.

The institution has a number of research and development laboratories:

  • Scientific Computing Laboratory
  • Simulation and Video Games Laboratory
  • CISCO Networking Laboratory
  • Physics and Electronics Laboratory
  • Robotics Laboratory
  • Software Development Laboratories
  • CAD Computer Aided Design Laboratory - CAD Room
  • Computer-Aided Manufacturing Laboratory CAM and CNC
  • Prototyping Laboratory
  • Ergonomics Laboratory
  • Process Engineering Laboratory - HAS200 Band
  • Fluid Mechanics Laboratory
  • Animal Behaviour Laboratory
  • Human Behaviour Laboratory
  • Social Psychology Laboratory
  • Human Sexuality Laboratory
  • Psychometry Centre
  • Laboratory of Neurosciences applied to the consumer – NeuroK


Discover the full list of services at Konrad Lorenz 
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Continuing Education offers training programs on health, Management, Economics, Engineering and Fine Arts. These programs are offered as courses, workshops, seminars and congresses.

Total students

3,414

UG students

91%

PG students

9%

Total faculty staff

189

Domestic staff

%

Int'l staff

%

Student life

There are currently 3,879 students at Fundación Universitaria Konrad Lorenz and more than 10,000 alumni.

Fundación Universitaria Konrad Lorenz has a Quality Assurance System which offers students help with their studies with virtual resources, financial opportunities, academic counselling and tutoring.

Konrad Lorenz has an Adaptation to University Life Program which helps students make the transition to university, helping them develop habits, interests, and attitudes to achieve more from their studies, as well as academic and social skills.

About 87 percent of new students are beneficiaries of the program’s services.

Fundación Universitaria Konrad Lorenz offers the following strategies to support student performance:

  • Academic tutoring or accompaniment by faculty members
  • Academic counselling – or psycho-educational accompaniment and guidance
  • Multidimensional skills and competence development workshops


Konrad Lorenz offers various financial aids for students: 

  • Scholarships
  • Discounts
  • Exemptions
  • Direct Loans
  • Loans with ICETEX – Colombian Agency for the Promoting of Higher Education
  • Loans with financial institutions


Fundación Universitaria Konrad Lorenz has several inbound and outbound mobility programs within training, research and administrative management activities:

  • Short courses
  • Academic missions
  • Academic exchange semesters
  • Internships
  • Attendance at events


Konrad Lorenz has four units promoting the well-being of the academic community:

  • The University Environment Department with a varied offer of sports, cultural, recreational and healthcare activities
  • The Institute of Humanities offers a wide and diverse range of cultural and leisure activities, field trips and workshops
  • The Artistic and Cultural Directorate offers cultural and academic activities such as plays, concerts, talks, seminars and conferences
  • The Human Resources Department offers activities for teaching and administrative staff in the areas of health and safety in the workplace, sports, recreation and training

Rankings & ratings

LatAm University Rankings

  • 2020
    #301-350
  • 2021
    #201-250
  • 2022
    #201-250

Ranking criteria

5.5
Academic Reputation
5.9
Employer Reputation
21.6
Faculty Student Ratio
24.6
Papers per Faculty
99.2
Citations per Paper
12
Faculty Staff with PhD
14.4
International Research Network
8
Web Impact

Available programs

Fundación Universitaria Konrad Lorenz offers six undergraduate programs within the following faculties:

School of Mathematics and Engineering offers three undergraduate programs in Mathematics; Industrial Engineering; Computer Engineering

The undergraduate Mathematics and Computer Engineering programs have been awarded High Quality Accreditation by the Colombian Ministry of National Education - MEN

School of Psychology offers an undergraduate degree in Psychology.

The undergraduate degree in Psychology was the first in Colombia to be awarded High Quality Accreditation by the Colombian Ministry of National Education, and is currently the only program boasting this distinction for the fourth consecutive year.

School of Business offers International Business Administration; Marketing.

Both undergraduate programs have International Quality Accreditation, as granted by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).

Fundación Universitaria Konrad Lorenz offers 11 postgraduate programs through its graduate school in the following subjects:

Mathematics and Statistics:

  • Specialization Course in Strategic Data Analysis
  • Master’s Degree in Strategic Data Analysis


Psychology:

  • Specialization Course in Clinical Assessment and Treatment of Emotional and Affective Disorders
  • Specialization Course in Child, Adolescent and Family Clinical Psychology
  • Specialization Course in Forensic and Criminal Psychology
  • Specialization Course in Consumer Psychology
  • Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology
  • Master’s Degree in Consumer Psychology
  • Doctorate in Psychology

 
Management:

  • Specialization Course in Human Resource Management
  • Specialization Course in Occupational Safety and Health Management

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