The National University of Colombia
Top 42%82 points
Top 42%
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The National University of Colombia: 20 facts and highlights

1. tuition fees per year

Tuition payments, known primarily as tuition, refer to the annual fee charged for educational instruction during higher education. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.

2. tuition fees per year for international students

Tuition payments, known primarily as tuition, refer to a fee charged for educational instruction during higher education. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.

3. year established

The university's long history can indicate excellent traditions and more resources. Source: university's official website, 2017.

4. cost of room and board

The approximate cost of room and board per academic year. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.

5. number of partner universities

Number of partner universities and research institutions shows how big are students' opportunities for exchanges and conducting research abroad. Source: university's official website, 2017.

6. academic staff

Number of academic staff. Data is obtained from national agencies such as National Ministry of Education, National Bureau of Statistics, National Association of Universities and Colleges, National Rector's Conference.

7. enrolled students

Enrolled students include both undergraduate and graduate students. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.

8. Nobel laureats alumni

The total number of the alumni of an institution winning Nobel Prizes and Fields Medals. Alumni are defined as those who obtain bachelor, Master's or doctoral degrees from the institution. Source: Nobel Prize's website, 2017.

9. admission rate

An admission rate shows the percentage of applicants that was accepted by university. Low acceptance rate makes it difficult to get a place, but also can indicate the prestige and high education level. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.

10. graduate students

A high number of Masters and PhD students can indicate that the university has a research focus. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.

11. percentage female students

Percentages of female and male students show how balanced the university regarding gender. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.

12. undergraduate students

Undergraduate education is an education level taken in order to gain one's first tertiary degree. When you're studying at bigger university you have better possibilities of networking and usually an access to better resources. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.

13. campus size

Campus size in square kilometers. Source: university's official website, 2017.

14. percentage male students

Percentages of female and male students show how balanced the university regarding gender. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.

15. Has university dormitories

The university has its own halls of residence available for students. These can provide an exciting social life, and sometimes work out cheaper than private accommodation.
The National University of Colombia
80% have it

16. Has a museum

Source: university's official website, 2017.
The National University of Colombia
78% have it

17. Is a member of the Ivy League

The Ivy League is an athletic conference composed of sports teams from eight private institutions of higher education in the Northeastern United States. The conference name is also commonly used to refer to those eight schools as a group. The term Ivy League also has connotations of academic excellence, selectivity in admissions, and social elitism. Source: university's official website, 2017.
The National University of Colombia
5% have it

18. staff with PhD

What percent of the university staff have PhDs. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.

19. number of museums

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official website, 2017.

20. companies established by graduates

With a high number of companies established by graduates, you can assume that the faculty encourages entrepreneurship. Source: Forbes Global 2000, 2017.

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