Ranking  4259      51
Country Colombia
City Bogota
Bachelor (foreigners)2,500 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)2,500 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)2,500 USD/year.
Master (citizens)2,500 USD/year.
Cost of living $378-666 USD/Month.
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Private
Established 1966
Abbreviation UC
Teachers 699
Students 14,999
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Financial aid Available
Library Available
Accreditation
• Ministerio de Educación Nacional - Consejo Nacional de Educación Superior, Colombia
Rankings
World ranking4259
Country ranking51
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking4259
Cost of living in Bogota
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 152 182
Food 111 187
Transportation 22 91
Communications and utilities 52 60
Clothing 21 79
Sports and leisure 21 67
Total378666
Accommodation in Bogota USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre153
Shared room in city centre184
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre253
1 bedroom apartment in city centre324
Alternative title
old Universidad Central Colombia
Central University (UC) - private nonprofit higher education institution in Colombia. UC began its history in 1966. The main building of the university is located in Bogota inside an urban campus. Central University is among the top 50 best universities of Colombia.

Application process and the cost of tuition. To enroll the student must provide the information on previous academic performance and pass examinations. The academic year is divided into semesters like in many other educational institutions of Colombia. UC has affordable bachelor’s programs that cost less than 2,500 USD/year. UC 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. More information about tuition fees and admission requirements can be found on the official website of the university(http://www.ucentral.edu.co).

The composition of the university. Central University is average in size with a capacity of 15 thousand students. The university accepts both local and foreign students. At UC the academic staff counts 699 various specialists. You can meet the students by following the university on social media: Twitter, Youtube, Facebook.

Infrastructure of UC. There is a library on the campus.
Universities related to Central University
Universities in this city
Information is exploratory. For accurate information, refer to the official website of the school.
TitleBachelorMaster
3861University of Los Andes13,000 USD9,000 USD
3922National University of Colombia1,000 USD3,000 USD
4753Pontifical Xavierian University7,000 USD9,000 USD
5144Externado University of Colombia
8387Rosary University7,000 USD5,000 USD
Universities in this country
Information is exploratory. For accurate information, refer to the official website of the school.
TitleCityBachelorMaster
3861University of Los AndesBogotá13,000 USD9,000 USD
3922National University of ColombiaBogotá1,000 USD3,000 USD
4753Pontifical Xavierian UniversityBogotá7,000 USD9,000 USD
5144Externado University of ColombiaBogotá
6615University of AntioquíaMedellín1,000 USD3,000 USD