Ranking  5224   73
Country Colombia
Town Riohacha
Bachelor (foreigners)1,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)1,000 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)USD/year.
Master (citizens)USD/year.
Cost of living $312-570 USD/Month.
Acceptance Rate 60%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1976
Teachers 499
Students 3,999
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Rural
Housing Available
Distance learning Available
Library Available
Academia y Proyección Social
• Ministerio de Educación Nacional - Consejo Nacional de Educación Superior, Colombia
World ranking5224
Country ranking73
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking5224
Cost of living in Colombia
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 113 135
Food 93 160
Transportation 20 90
Communications and utilities 50 56
Clothing 19 73
Sports and leisure 17 56
Accommodation in Colombia USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre114
Shared room in city centre136
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre204
1 bedroom apartment in city centre238
Alternative title
old Universidad de la Guajira UNIGUAJIRA
University of La Guajira - public higher education institution in Colombia. University of La Guajira began its work in the year 1976. University of La Guajira has a strong position in the top 70 universities of Colombia.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The students must pass examinations in order to enroll to the university. After submitting the required documents more then (60 percent of applicants receive their letters of acceptance. Keep in mind that when applying to University of La Guajira the ratio of accepted students may vary depending on the popularity of the chosen program. The academic year is traditionally consists of two semesters. Studying bachelor’s at University of La Guajira is relatively inexpensive - only 1,000 USD per year. The master’s degree will cost an applicant about 1,000 USD per an academic year. University of La Guajira is changing with the times and now offers online programs in addition to traditional full-time ones. On the university’s official website (http://www.uniguajira.edu.co) you can find more accurate information on programs and tuition.

The composition of the university. 4000 students attend University of La Guajira which puts it in the group of small universities in the classification. The Approximate number of specialists teaching at University of La Guajira is 499. University of La Guajira has the following social media pages Twitter, Youtube, Facebook.

Infrastructure of University of La Guajira. The university has a functioning library. For those who require accommodations dormitories on and off campus are offered.
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