Fundación Universitaria Konrad Lorenz : Rankings, Fees & Courses Details | Top Universities
Edificio Principal, Bogotá Colombia
    • StatusPrivate
    • Research OutputHigh
    • Student/Faculty Ratio18
    • SizeS
    • Total Faculty189

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    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 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 here:

     

    Continuing Education offers training programs on health, Management, Economics, Engineering and Fine Arts. These programs are offered as courses, workshops, seminars and congresses.

    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

    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.

    About

    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 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 here:

     

    Continuing Education offers training programs on health, Management, Economics, Engineering and Fine Arts. These programs are offered as courses, workshops, seminars and congresses.

    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

    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.

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    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

    Student & Staff

    Total students
    3,414

    9%
    91%

    Total faculty staff
    189

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    189

    Total students
    3,414

    9%
    91%

    Total faculty staff
    189

    189

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