Founded by the Society of Jesus in 1623, it is a Catholic university, recognized by the Colombian government, which aims to serve the human community, especially Colombia, seeking to establish a more civilized, more educated and juster society, inspired by Gospel values.

It promotes comprehensive training of people, human values, development, and transmission of science and culture, and contribute to the development, guidance, constructive criticism and transformation of society.

The first university in Colombia with Institutional Accreditation

The Ministry of Education, through Resolution No. 1320, credited the 12 June 2003 at the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, for a period of eight years.

The resolution stresses that the University "has achieved sufficient quality levels so that, in accordance with the rules governing the matter will be publicly recognized this fact through a formal act of institutional accreditation".

Mission

Javeriana University is a Catholic institution of higher education, founded and run by the Society of Jesus, committed to educational principles and guidelines of the founding entity.

Experts teaching, research and service excellence as a country integrated regions, global and interdisciplinary perspective university, and proposes:

  • The integral formation of people who stand out for their high quality human, ethical, academic, professional and social responsibility;
  • The creation and development of knowledge and culture in a critical and innovative perspective for achieving a just, sustainable, inclusive, democratic, compassionate and respectful of human dignity society.

    No. 576 University Board, 26 April 2013 Agreement ( Download Agreement )
Programs taught in:
  • Spanish (Colombia)
  • Spanish

This school also offers:

Master

Pontificia Universidad Javeriana

The Master's Degree in Urban and Regional Planning is a postgraduate program established in 1975 at the Faculty of Interdisciplinary Studies. It is currently a unit of th ... [+]

The Master's Degree in Urban and Regional Planning is a postgraduate program established in 1975 at the Faculty of Interdisciplinary Studies. It is currently a unit of the Faculty of Architecture and Design, oriented towards research and comprehensive and interdisciplinary training of professionals in the analysis, research and intervention in the processes of Urban and Regional Planning, Land Planning and Design of Cities and Regions in Colombia , in order to contribute in the search for solutions to the current problems of our society, in accordance with the guidelines of the Mission of the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana .

General informationConference: Friday from 2:00 pm to 8:00 pm and Saturdays from 7:00 am to 1:00 pmFace-to-face modalityDegree awarded: Master in urban and regional planningEstimated duration: Four semestersYear of initiation: 1975SNIES: 1033Qualified registry resolution: 4647 of May 7, 2012, valid until May 7, 2019.Master's value: 11,172,000 / semester *Type of training: PostgraduatePlace where it is offered: Bogotá... [-]
Colombia Bogotá
January 2020
Spanish (Colombia)
Part-time
4 semesters
Campus
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Pontificia Universidad Javeriana

From a multidisciplinary approach, the Master in Conservation and Use of Biodiversity responds to the need to train professionals in the development of research, manageme ... [+]

From a multidisciplinary approach, the Master in Conservation and Use of Biodiversity responds to the need to train professionals in the development of research, management, policies and teaching of high quality on the use, management and conservation of biodiversity, responding to ecosystem realities, political, economic and cultural of mega-diverse territories, such as the Colombian and that of a large part of the countries of Latin America and the Caribbean. The master's degree is articulated to the two departments of the Faculty of Environmental and Rural Studies, Department of Ecology and Territory and Department of Rural and Regional Development. Initiated in 2010, this master's degree promotes research from the modalities of deepening and field research in the critical field of threats to biodiversity and proposals aimed at evaluating sustainable use options for communities, at all scales.... [-]

Colombia Bogotá
January 2020
Spanish
Full-time
4 semesters
Campus
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The Master in International Studies offered by the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana seeks to stimulate reflection, analysis and research on contemporary international pol ... [+]

The Master in International Studies offered by the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana seeks to stimulate reflection, analysis and research on contemporary international politics. It is also proposed to know the frameworks and theoretical discussions of International Relations and help understand the complexity and immediacy of events with global impact.

General informationDegree awarded: Master in International StudiesEstimated duration: Three (3) semesters, Part timeModality: On-siteStart date of the program: First half of 2020End date of the program: Once the established credits are completedApplication deadline: November 5, 2019Qualified registration resolution: 13061 of August 13, 2014, effective until August 13, 2021Type of training: PostgraduatePrice and currency: COP $ 11,036,000 / SemesterPlace where it is offered: Bogotá DCTeaching Language: SpanishIncome Profile... [-]
Colombia Bogotá
January 2020
Spanish
Part-time
3 semesters
Campus
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Pontificia Universidad Javeriana

The Master in Psychosocial Approaches for the Construction of Peace Cultures trains postgraduate professionals with the capacity and skills for the formulation, execution ... [+]

The Master in Psychosocial Approaches for the Construction of Peace Cultures trains postgraduate professionals with the capacity and skills for the formulation, execution and evaluation of research projects and psychosocial intervention / accompaniment processes, related to relevant problems of social and armed conflicts, and towards the reconstruction of the fractured social fabric, reconciliation and the construction of processes of change and social improvement, at the regional, national and international levels. This seeks to contribute to know that it also points to the contribution of graduates in the formulation of public policies with a sense of the human and in situated contexts.... [-]

Colombia Bogotá
January 2020
Spanish
Full-time
4 semesters
Online & Campus Combined
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Pontificia Universidad Javeriana