Colombia

Business Schools Ranking in Colombia

Latin America

After completing secondary education, students wishing to attend a university must pass the official entrance examination, El Examen de Estado (The State Examination). For many years, students applying for higher education had to possess a Bachiller (secondary school) diploma and pass an exam. In 1980, the Ministry of National Education issued a decree that made this common practice a legal requirement. Although the state examination is administered through the Servicio Nacional de Pruebas, each institution weighs the results in accordance with its own academic requirements. Thus, universities and colleges determine what level of performance they can demand of students in order to fill their own enrollment quotas. Although admission is based on academic performance, the students in institutions of higher learning come disproportionately from high-income families.

Superior education is divided into under-graduate degrees and post-graduate degrees and is regulated by the 30th law of 1992. Most of the university degrees are 5 years long. Technical formation usually lasts 3 years. Post-graduate education includes specializations, masters and PhD programs.

Eduniversal in Colombia: 6 schools
Schools with 5 Palmes 0
Schools with 4 Palmes 1
Schools with 3 Palmes 0
Schools with 2 Palmes 5
Schools with 1 Palme 0

Useful Sites for Studying in Colombia
Study Abroad Colombia: http://www.goabroad.com/study-abroad/search/colombia/study-abroad-1
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Official Selection of the Best Business Schools in Colombia

4 Palmes Of Excellence TOP business school with significant international influence

Rank Position in
Palmes’ League
Deans’ Recommendation
rate 2021

Universidad de los Andes School of Management

1 241 ‰

3 Palmes Of Excellence EXCELLENT business school with reinforcing international influence

Rank Position in
Palmes’ League
Deans’ Recommendation
rate 2021

Pontificia Universidad Javeriana Facultad de Ciencias Económicas y Administrativas (1)

1 165 ‰

2 Palmes Of Excellence GOOD business school with strong regional influence

Rank Position in
Palmes’ League
Deans’ Recommendation
rate 2021

Universidad EAFIT Escuela de Administración

1 89 ‰

Universidad Externado de Colombia School of Management

2 76 ‰

Universidad Nacional de Colombia - Facultad de Ciencias Económicas

3 70 ‰

Universidad de Antioquia Facultad de Ciencias Económicas

4 51 ‰

(1) Upward league for this institution has been approved in 2021 by the Eduniversal International Scientific Committee

  • Universidad Antonio Nariño - Facultad de Ciencias Económicas y Administrativas
  • Universidad de Cartagena
  • Universidad de la Sabana
  • Universidad de Santander
  • Universidad del Norte Barranquilla
  • Universidad del Rosario
  • Universidad del Valle Cali
  • Universidad ICESI
  • Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana