Mission Universidad de los andes
Mission Universida de los andes

Mission

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.

Recent News

QS World University Rankings 2020
02/07/2019

QS World University Rankings 2020 ranked Los Andes as one of the best 250 universities in the world. Also, it is ranked 56 for employer reputation.

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 This research, which will be simultaneously carried out in different countries, also looks to contribute to the UN Sustainable Development Goals.
21/06/2019

The chapter on Colombia is part of a research platform that will be developed over five years.

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The life decisions that young people from Bogotá make: poverty, skills, or risky behavior?
22/05/2019

A Los Andes study reveals that two out of three young people in Bogotá who neither study nor work (the so-called 'NEETs') are female. What has caused

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