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Universidad de los Andes - (ULA) Mérida

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Venezuela
#801-1000
Public
Medium
31,841
2,276
690

Overview

Universidad de Los Andes is the second-oldest university in Venezuela, whose main campus is located in the city of Mérida, Venezuela. ULA is the largest public university in the Venezuelan Andes, having one of the largest student bodies in the country.

ULA was initially established as a Catholic seminary on March 29, 1785 by the Bishop of Mérida, Friar Juan Ramos de Lora.

Currently, Universidad de Los Andes operates two campuses in Mérida, with about a dozen faculties spread throughout the city, as well as two satellite campuses in the other Venezuelan Andean states of Tachira and Trujillo.

University Highlights

Total students - 31,841

16%
84%

International students - 690

88%
12%

Total faculty staff - 2,276

10
2266

Total students - 31,841

16%
84%

International students - 690

88%
12%

Total faculty staff - 2,276

2266
10
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