Pontificia Universidad Javeriana
This institutional profile has been created for use by University of Wisconsin-Madison graduate programs.
Other names: Xavier Pontifical University Bogota.
First degree/qualification: Licenciado/professional degree (3-6 years).
Minimum quality for UW-Madison Graduate School admisson: 3.5/5.0.
Minimum level for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: 4 year first degree.
Documents required: Official transcript; official certification of degree or title (título) and date awarded in Spanish and English.
Description: A private school instituted by the Jesuits in 1623. Considered to be a very good school. Usual admission requirements are the bachiller (secondary school certificate) (grade 11) and State Examination (El Examen de Estado).
On semester system with credits and grades reported for each course; semester and cumulative averages given.
Language of instruction: Spanish.
Maestría: 2 years after licenciado or comparable first degree.
Doctorado: 3-5 years.
Last updated: May 09, 2005