Escuela Colombiana de Ingenieria Julio Garavito

Introduction

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On October 20, 1972, when the act of incorporation of the Colombian School of Engineering Julio Garavito was signed, an ambitious educational project was initiated whose objective was to train engineers of excellence.

First the civil engineering program was born, then came the electrical and systems; Later, once the School occupied a deserved position of honor among the institutions of higher education in the country, the programs of industrial and electronic engineering and economics were included. In 2002, the Board of Directors approved the creation of the business administration program, in 2003 the Mathematics program began work, in 2009 Mechanical Engineering, in 2011 Biomedical Engineering and in 2016 Environmental Engineering.

The structure of the School has been strengthened and diversified in recent years with the creation of Study Centers, the opening of different specialization and master's programs and the consolidation of research projects. On the other hand, services to the external sector are supported by the means of dissemination available to the School, such as the magazine, books, manuals, notes and essays, as well as the Web page, which allows networking the rest of the world.

Its founders were the following engineering and engineering professors:

Luis Guillermo Aycardi Barrero, Jorge Eduardo Estrada Villegas, Manuel García López, Gonzalo Jiménez Escobar, Ernesto Obregón Torres, Armando Palomino Infante, Ricardo Quintana Sighinolfi, Ricardo Rincon Hernandez, Alejandro Sandino Pardo and Jairo Uribe Escamilla.

In addition to the founders, the founding act was signed by the following Colombian businessmen, who contributed to the initiation of the School as founding benefactors:

Jaime Michelsen Uribe, Bernardo Pizano Brigard, Javier Ramírez Soto, Bernardo Saiz de Castro, Luis Carlos Sarmiento Angulo, Ignacio Umaña de Brigard and Luis Alberto Serna Cortés.

In January 1973 the founders informed their engineering colleagues of the creation of the School; Once the corresponding work initiation license was obtained, it opened its doors on March 20 of the same year to 88 students.

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Master's Degree In Industrial Engineering

Campus Full time August 2018 Colombia Bogotá

The School presents its Master's Degree in Industrial Engineering to Colombian society. The program has been designed with an approach that promotes the economy based on knowledge, with the purpose of contributing significantly to the progress of the country, linking the business sector and research networks in the training of professionals to guide sustainable development. [+]

The School presents its Master's Degree in Industrial Engineering to Colombian society. The program has been designed with an approach that promotes the economy based on knowledge, with the purpose of contributing significantly to the progress of the country, linking the business sector and research networks in the training of professionals to guide sustainable development.

Background

The Colombian School of Engineering "Julio Garavito" in compliance with its institutional objectives and under the direction and official guidelines, supports and encourages the creation of new programs that respond to the needs of the Colombian environment. The Decanatura de Ingeniería Industrial and the research group "Center for Research in Manufacturing and Services (CIMSER)", have evolved to offer solutions to the competitiveness and productivity problems of the country. These have a clear research and academic background, which includes support for other masters of the School, and the fundamental support for the formation of the Master's Degree in Industrial Engineering.... [-]


Postgraduate In Economics For Engineers

Campus Full time August 2018 Colombia Bogotá

The Specialization in Economics for Engineers offered by the School aims to contribute to the development of the academy in these issues by promoting quality studies that give added value to the areas that comprise it. On the other hand, work is being done to determine ways to promote the identification of solutions and the enactment of policies that meet the needs of the country in that area. [+]

Since its foundation, the School has been permanently concerned about having a solid and quality training in the economic area; in principle, of the engineering students; then, of those who advance all the undergraduate programs. Honoring the name of Julio Garavito Armero, physicist, engineer and erudite economist who at the beginning of the last century did important works in monetary theory and political economy, the School incorporated the Economy as an institutional training area.

In October 1994, on the 24th anniversary of its foundation, the institution approved the creation of the Economic Studies Center (CEE) for whose work, a year later, the opening of the undergraduate program in Economics was authorized.... [-]


Postgraduate In Hydraulic Resources And Environment

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2018 Colombia Bogotá + 1 more

The program seeks to meet the different social, productive and technological needs of the country, in accordance with global trends in research and development, in aspects related to water resources and the environment, through the training of trained professionals to plan their own solutions. national context and according to the state of the art. [+]

The Colombian School of Engineering Julio Garavito began its work as a center of higher education in the year of 1973, with the mission of training integral professionals, based on a high scientific and technological preparation, harmonized with a deep sense of social solidarity and ethical commitment , consequently with the Declaration of Principles proposed in the preamble of its statutes.

Within this framework, the academic programs of civil, electrical, systems, industrial, electronic and mechanical engineering, economics, mathematics and business administration are developed, aimed at satisfying the needs of society through their graduates.

Likewise, specialization programs in Structures, Hydraulic resources and environment, Environmental sanitation, Development and integral management of projects, Design, construction and conservation of roads, Economy, Telematics applied to businesses by internet, Integrated management QHSE, Engineering can be taken. of foundations, Industrial Production Management and Polymer Processing, and the Master's Degree in Civil Engineering with the following emphases: structural engineering, hydraulic resources and environment, environmental engineering, geotechnics and transit and transport.... [-]


Contact

Address AK 45 (Autonorte) #205-59, Bogotá, Cundinamarca
Bogotá, Bogota, Colombia