Universidad de los Andes
Thursday, August 12, 2010
Category: Tourism - Education
Address: Av. San Carlos de Apoquindo 2200, Las Condes
Phone: 56 2 412 9000
Fax: 56 2 2141749
Contact: Agustina Errázuriz T.
Position: Director International Relations
Phone: 56 2 412 9489
The Universidad de los Andes was founded in 1989 and accredited by the National Accreditation Commission in 2006. It is a private University with more than 5000 undergraduate students and 1,026 graduate students. The 52-hectare University Campus is located in the northeastern area of Santiago and has modern facilities and green areas that encourage learning, research and outreach activities for students, scholars, and administrative staff.
At Universidad de los Andes, we believe that education is based on freedom, a sense of solidarity and the ability to serve society. The University seeks to radiate a manner consistent with Christian truth, harmonizing faith and reason and cultivating all areas of knowledge with a scientific spirit, fostering open and respectful dialogue with people.
The Universidad de los Andes is a multidisciplinary institution that offers pre-and postgraduate programs and its purpose is to generate, disseminate and promote the comprehensive formation of students. Undergraduate careers are as follows: Law, Medicine, Philosophy, Commercial Engineering, Pedagogy and Preschool Education, Nursing, Journalism, Service Management, Engineering, Dentistry, History, and two programs of Bachelor in Sciences and Social Sciences and Humanities.
At postgraduate level, we offer programs such as a Ph.D. in law and 18 Master’s programs such as History and Cultural Heritage Management, Screenplay and Audiovisual Development, Health Administration and Management, Epidemiology, Family Mediation, Geomechanics applied to Mining, among others. We also offer numerous postgraduate and diploma programs, as well as specialization programs in Administration, Engineering, Health and Humanities.