EAFIT University (EAFIT) - private nonprofit higher education institution in Colombia. EAFIT began its work in the year 1960. EAFIT University has an urban campus in Medellin.

University ranking. In the recent years EAFIT University has a stable position in the top 20 universities of Colombia and does not plan to give it away. EAFIT University is highly renowned as a university that managed to stay in the top 5% worldwide rankings.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The main criterion for admission is examination results. After submitting the required documents more then (70 percent of applicants receive their letters of acceptance. Keep in mind that when applying to EAFIT the ratio of accepted students may vary depending on the popularity of the chosen program. The academic year is traditionally divided into semesters. A year of bachelor studies will cost you around 5,000 USD. Those who wish to get their master’s degree here should be ready to spend at least 5,000 USD per year. Even though the tuition fees are not that high, the students still can apply for scholarship. Among the programs applicants can also find their online equivalents and other online courses. More information regarding tuition, admission and programs is available on the official website https://www.eafit.edu.co.

The composition of the university. EAFIT University is average in terms of student capacity, teaching the maximum of 15 thousand students. The admission committee accepts the applications from foreign citizens. Foreigners make about 3% of all students. The Approximate number of specialists teaching at EAFIT is 899. The students may participate in various student exchange programs. The university is also present on social media platforms: Flickr, Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of EAFIT. The university has a dedicated library.
Ranking   1458   13
Country Colombia
City Medellin
Bachelor (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
 
1 USD/year.
Master (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
 
2 USD/year.
Bachelor (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
 
5,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
 
5,000 USD/year.
Living expenses $279 -477 USD/month
Acceptance Rate 70.00%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Private
Established 1960
Abbreviation EAFIT
Teachers 899
Students 14,890
Foreigners 3%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Motto
Abierta al mundo
Accreditation
• Ministerio de Educación Nacional - Consejo Nacional de Educación Superior, Colombia
Affiliations
• Asociación colombiana de universidades (ASCUN)
• Consejo Latinoaméricano de Escuelas de Administración (CLADEA)
• Latin American and Caribbean Economic Association or Asociación de Economía de América Latina y el Caribe (LACEA)
Rankings
World ranking 1458
Country ranking 13
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 1458
Cost of living in Medellin
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 83 90
Food 99 165
Transportation 16 45
Communications and utilities 46 49
Clothing 19 70
Sports and leisure 16 58
Total 279 477
Accommodation in Medellin USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 84
Shared room in city centre 91
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 162
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 164
Alternative title
English EAFIT University
Russian Университет EAFIT
Spanish Universidad EAFIT
Location on map

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from  7,918 USD
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to  73,420 USD
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