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Pontificia Universidad Javeriana

4.7 out of 5 (73 ratings / 70 reviews) Jamundí, Colombia
La Javeriana offers access to agreements and collaboration networks in more than 40 countries around the world , which provide the tools to enhance academic training through exchanges, double degrees, rotations, internships and other types of short stays abroad .

Master's Programmes

Education & Training (3)
Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (3)
Applied Sciences & Professions (1)
Business & Management (1)



On June 13, 1623, the Audiencia and the Archbishop acknowledged the papal brief and the Royal Decree authorizing the academic degrees in school that the Society of Jesus had established in Santa Fe since 1604. Then, students had time back there studied, including Pedro Claver, received their degree. 


The Javeriana University has promoted a greater articulation with schools that stand out for their high quality in basic education, with the aim of attracting students with excellent academic and personal conditions to our undergraduate programs.


Research at the Javeriana University welcomes the fundamental ethical principles of respect for human dignity, the environment and the communities with which it comes forward. Research involving human beings or experimentation on living subjects or products derived therefrom, ensures compliance with the ethical, scientific, technical and administrative rules issued by the competent authorities. 


In the Javeriana University we will offer 39 different options to develop your career.

We have specialized vocational coaching services offered to applicants and their families spaces and tools to facilitate the process of career search.

Students have the opportunity to enroll simultaneously at two or more academic programs at the same level of training. 

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University Ranking

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Library services

The General Library acts as the depository for the theses and the degree works prepared by the university students, which are a requirement to qualify for an academic degree in a specific program.


The Ministry of National Education, through Resolution No. 1320, credited the June 12, 2003, at the Javeriana University, with a term of eight years. The Resolution stresses that the University "has achieved sufficient levels of quality, according to the rules governing the matter, will be publicly recognized this fact through a formal act of institutional accreditation". 

Student Reviews

Foreign affairs star faculty in Javeriana university.
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

It's an amazing university, very open minded and even though the foreign affairs faculty was opened a few years ago they managed to do a perfect study program. All of my fellow students and be have learnt a massive amount of information about how the world really works.

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Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

I like the experience and morals that my university portrait in each one of the students, also really like the quality of teachers they offer.

My dream my experience
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

It is such a meaningful experience for me due to several factors. The professors, my classmates, the pieces of knowledge I acquired. The university has really helped me throughout my degree to hit my settled goals since the start. For instance, I was able to achieve my biggest goal at the point doing an exchange semester at the university of Cincinnati, and moreover now is...


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