Ranking  3085   33
Country Colombia
City Manizales
Bachelor (foreigners)2,500 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)2,500 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)USD/year.
Master (citizens)USD/year.
Cost of living $312-570 USD/Month.
Acceptance Rate 80%
Official Website
General information
Finance type For-profit
Organization type Private
Established 1979
Abbreviation UAM
Teachers 299
Students 2,999
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
• Ministerio de Educación Nacional - Consejo Nacional de Educación Superior, Colombia
World ranking3085
Country ranking33
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking3085
Alternative title
old Universidad Autónoma de Manizales
Autonomous University of Manizales (UAM) - private profit higher education institution in Colombia. UAM began its history in 1979. The main building of the university is located in Manizales inside an urban campus. Autonomous University of Manizales is among the top 30 best universities of Colombia.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The main criterion of admission is the academic performance of the applicant. After submitting the required documents more then (80 percent of applicants receive their letters of acceptance. Keep in mind that when applying to UAM the ratio of accepted students may vary depending on the popularity of the chosen program. The academic year is divided into semesters like in many other educational institutions of Colombia. UAM has affordable bachelor’s programs that cost less than 2,500 USD/year. UAM is considered to be a pricey option when it comes to obtaining a master’s degree - 2,500 USD per year of study. Despite the tuition gees being quite low, the students often participate in scholarship programs. Is among the educational institutions that allow the students to enroll in online programs. On the official website (http://www.autonoma.edu.co) of the university you can find a more accurate information regarding the tuition fees of different programs.

The composition of the university. 3000 students attend Autonomous University of Manizales which puts it in the group of small universities in the classification. The university accepts both local and foreign students. At UAM the academic staff counts 299 various specialists. During studies the students have the opportunity to participate in the international exchange programs. You can meet the students by following the university on social media: Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of UAM. There is a library on the campus.
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