Features
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Private
Established
Abbreviation PUJ
Teachers 2,216
Students 30,165
Foreigners 1%
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Colors Blue, white and yellow
Campus type Urban
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Motto
Sapientia Aedificavit sibi Domum
Accreditation
• Ministerio de Educación Nacional - Consejo Nacional de Educación Superior, Colombia
Affiliations
• International Federation of Catholic Universities (FIUC)
• Asociation of Latin American Jesuit Universities and Colleges (AUSJAL)
• European Latinoamerican Asociation (COLUMBUS)
• Asociation of Latin American Universities (UDUAL)
• Asociation of Colombian Universities (ASCUN)
Rankings
World ranking476
Country ranking3
Academic Reputation235
Employer Reputation141
Ranking in world by sphere
Arts and Humanities298
Social Sciences and Management329
Cost of living in Bogota, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation $121 $145
Food $88 $149
Transportation $17 $73
Communications and utilities $41 $47
Clothing $16 $63
Sports and leisure $16 $53
Accommodation in Bogota, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre$121
Shared room in city centre$181
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre$253
1 bedroom apartment in city centre$324
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking476
QS World University Rankings406
Webometrics Ranking1240
Alternative title
Pontificia Universidad Javerianaes
Pontificia Universidad Javeriana (PUJ) - private nonprofit higher education institution in Colombia.

Pontificia Universidad Javeriana - Description

PUJ is a private university founded in 1623. It is one of the oldest and most traditional Colombian universities, directed by the Society of Jesus, main facilities in Bogotá and a sectional division in Cali. It is one of the 31 universities entrusted to the Society of Jesus in Latin America, and one of the 114 in the entire world. The University was the first higher education institution in Colombia to be awarded with institutional accreditation through Resolution No. 1320 issued on June 12th 2003, by the Colombian Ministry of Education. In Bogotá has 18 colleges comprised of 62 departments and 191 academic programs promulgating different areas of knowledge. It offers 38 undergraduate programs, 73 specialized professional study programs, 39 medical and surgical specializations, 33 masters, and 8 PhD’s. The University in Bogotá has 18,962 undergraduate students and 4,307 graduate students. The faculty is comprised of 1,364 professors and 2,702 chair professors. It also has 1,506 administrative employees. Its campus has 45 buildings on 44.5 acres, and is located in a strategically, easily accessible part of the city. The University selects, from among its applicants, those students with the highest academic credentials. Its graduates are known for their professional quality, their skills in teamwork, and their value-centered human leadership.

Bachelor - Pontificia Universidad Javeriana

PUJ is a private university founded in 1623. It is one of the oldest and most traditional Colombian universities, directed by the Society of Jesus, main facilities in Bogotá and a sectional division in Cali. It is one of the 31 universities entrusted to the Society of Jesus in Latin America, and one of the 114 in the entire world. The University was the first higher education institution in Colombia to be awarded with institutional accreditation through Resolution No. 1320 issued on June 12th 2003, by the Colombian Ministry of Education. In Bogotá has 18 colleges comprised of 62 departments and 191 academic programs promulgating different areas of knowledge. It offers 38 undergraduate programs, 73 specialized professional study programs, 39 medical and surgical specializations, 33 masters, and 8 PhD’s. The University in Bogotá has 18,962 undergraduate students and 4,307 graduate students. The faculty is comprised of 1,364 professors and 2,702 chair professors. It also has 1,506 administrative employees. Its campus has 45 buildings on 44.5 acres, and is located in a strategically, easily accessible part of the city. The University selects, from among its applicants, those students with the highest academic credentials. Its graduates are known for their professional quality, their skills in teamwork, and their value-centered human leadership.

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