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Universidad de la Costa

Calle 58 # 55-66 Barranquilla,
Colombia View map

Undergraduate Overview

The Universidad de la Costa offers 20 undergraduate degree programs, specializing in the following disciplines:

  • Education sciences
  • Social and human sciences
  • Economy, administration, accounting
  • Engineering, architecture, urban planning

Tuition fees
At the Universidad de la Costa, tuition fees are the same for international students as they are for domestic students. Tuition fees can range between COP$3,270,000 (~US$1,056) and COP$4,155,000 (~US$1,342) so you should consult our website to find out the specific cost of the program that you’re interested in studying.

We’re committed to ensuring those who wish to pursue higher education studies have the opportunity to do so. Our scholarships can be awarded on several bases, including academic merit, sporting excellence and much more.

Entry requirements
To study at the Universidad de la Costa you’ll need to have a relevant high school diploma certificate and a letter explaining your reasons of wanting to study at the university. To find out more about entry requirements at Universidad de la Costa, you can visit our website.

How to apply
If you’re interested in applying to study at the Universidad de la Costa, you’ll need to ensure that you complete and submit the following documents alongside the initial application form:

  • Scanned copy of your high school certificate in any form that’s approved by the national government
  • Scanned copy of your ID
  • Completion of state exams
  • One photograph
  • Registration payment

University Highlights

Total students - 11,915


Total faculty staff - 357


Total students - 11,915


Total faculty staff - 357

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