Mission Universidad de los andes
Mission Universida de los andes


Universidad de los Andes is an autonomous, independent, and innovative institution that fosters pluralism, tolerance, and respect for ideas.

It aims for academic excellence while providing rigorous critical and ethical character development, in order to enhance in all students an awareness of their social and citizenship responsibilities, as well as a firm commitment to the society.

The university’s student body, in an environment of interdisciplinary and flexible integral character development, becomes the chief agent of the educational process.

A highly skilled, knowledgeable, and prestigious faculty facilitates the development of an outstanding academic and professional life project that supports research, contributes to the development of the country, and transcends its geographical boundaries.

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Researchers in a boat at the Antarctic

Using drones, Natalia Jaramillo is seeking to explain the transformations that are currently taking place in different areas of the Antarctic.

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Group of ex-combatants from the FARC in a graduation ceremony

For three months, 25 ex-combatants from the FARC participated in an entrepreneurship workshop led by the Universidad de los Andes that will allow them

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