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 )
Programmes taught in:
  • Spanish (Colombia)
  • Spanish

This school also offers:

Executive courses

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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