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Universidad del Rosario

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Universidad del Rosario, founded in 1653, is a top-three Colombian university, conceived, since its establishment, as a university of the students, by the students and for the students. It is also a place where the limits of knowledge are challenged by conducting high quality research connected to international standards curricula.

Our unchanged mission looks essentially for educating young people to lead the country based on critical thinking, strong ethical training and a high sense of responsability. For more than 360 years, the University has actively contributed to the social, political and economic development of Colombia. Moreover, it continues to stand committed to this in the future.

Today, it maintains a very high level of research and offers just under 200 programs taught in Spanish, including:

  • Economics
  • Law
  • Political and International studies
  • Human Sciences
  • Medicine and Health Sciences
  • Business
  • Natural and Life Sciences

It was rated four QS stars, achieving the maximum five QS stars in three categories: facilities, employability, and teaching. (Read more about the QS Stars methodology and various indicators here.)
It ranks among the top 60 universities in the region in the QS University Rankings: Latin America 2016 and excels in law and legal studies, medicine, economics and econometrics.

It’s home to approximately 200 international students, 130 exchange students and 20 nationalities represented on campus.

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Undergraduate Faculties/Departments and Programs

Postgraduate Faculties/Departments and Programs

School of Medicine and Health Sciences

School of Political Sciences, Government and International Relations

University Highlights

Total students - 9,038


International students - 165


Total faculty staff - 588


Total students - 9,038


International students - 165


Total faculty staff - 588

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