University of Los Andes

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Colombian university

About University of Los Andes

According to Wikipedia, The University of The Andes , also commonly self-styled as Uniandes, is a private research university located in the city centre of Bogotá, Colombia. Founded in 1948 by a group of Colombian intellectuals led by Mario Laserna Pinzón, it was the first Colombian university established as nonsectarian . Los Andes has consistently been regarded as the best Colombian university and has been considered one of the top 5 Latin American universities and one of the top 250 world universities, according to both the QS World Top University Ranking and the Times Higher Education Classification.

What Is University of Los Andes Known For?

University of Los Andes is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

University of Los Andes 's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are University of Los Andes 's Most Influential Alumni?

University of Los Andes 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Anthropology, Communications, and Literature. Here are some of University of Los Andes 's most famous alumni:

María Ángela Holguín
A Diplomat.
Laura Restrepo
Laura Restrepo
A Colombian author.
Fidel Cano Correa
A Journalist.
Marisol Aguilera
Marisol Aguilera
A Venezuelan biologist.
María Mercedes Carranza
María Mercedes Carranza
A Japon.
Cristián Samper
Cristián Samper
An American biologist.
Ana Maria Rey
A Colombian physicist.
Luis Carlos Vélez
Luis Carlos Vélez
A .
Jaime Bermúdez
A Colombian lawyer and diplomat.
Juan Lozano Ramírez
A Senator of Colombia.
Juan Carlos Echeverry
A Colombian economist.
Ana Milena Muñoz Gómez
A First Lady of Colombia.

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