Universidad Mariana

Universidad Mariana Ranking

country rank: 80
world rank: 6622

University Overview

Universidad Mariana (Marian University) ranking is a non-profit private higher-education school situated in the urban environment of Pasto (population range of 250,000-499,999 people), Narino, which was founded in 1967. Universidad Mariana (UMARIANA) ranking is a small (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational Colombian higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. It is officially recognized by the Ministerio de Educación Nacional, Colombia (Ministry of National Education of Colombia). Universidad Mariana (UMARIANA) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees in a variety of fields, including pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, and master degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 53-year-old Colombian university has a strict admissions strategy based on entrance tests. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Students have access to a library, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning possibilities, as well as administrative services at UMARIANA.

Universidad Mariana Ranking

University Identity

Name Universidad Mariana
Founded 1967
Motto Excelencia educativa para la transformación social Educational excellence for social transformation
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address Calle 18 No. 34-104 Pasto 52001 Narino Colombia
Tel +57 (2) 724 4460
Fax +57

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office Calle 18 No. 34-104 Pasto 520001 (2) 724 4460 (2) 724 4460

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 4,000-4,999
Academic Staff 500-599
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Community of Franciscan Sisters

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU) Red de Instituciones de Educación Superior de Ecuador y Colombia (REDEC) Asociación Colombiana de Universidades (ASCUN) Asociación de Editoriales Universitarias Colombianas (ASEUC) Asociación Colombiana para el Avance de la Ciencia (ACAC) UNIVERSIA

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