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Universidad del Valle is a public, state-supported university founded in 1945. Universidad del Valle is one of Colombia’s three most important public universities and the most important in the south western region of the country and stands out for its academic excellence in the fields of Health, Humanities, Sciences, Arts, Economics and Social Studies, Business and Engineering, along with developments in the areas of scientific and applied technological research.

Universidad del Valle is proud to be among the 23 Colombian universities awarded with the High-Quality Institutional Accreditation granted by the Colombian Ministry of Education. The University is also well known as a research university and for its social commitment.


  • Faculty of Integrated Arts
  • Faculty of Psychical Sciences
  • Faculty of Business Administration
  • Faculty of Health Sciences
  • Faculty of Engineering
  • Faculty of Social and Economic Sciences
  • Faculty of Humanities
  • Institute of Psychology
  • Institute of Education and Pedagogy


  • CENM: Center on Advanced Materials and Nanotechnology, the Center of Novel Materials (
  • CINARA: Research and Development Institute in Water Supply, Environmental Sanitation and Water Resources Conservation (
  • CISALVA: Institute for Peace Promotion and Injury / Violence Prevention (
  • CIDSE: Center of Research focused on: Labor economy and labor sociology, society, history, and culture, migration, urbanization and the identity of Afro-Colombian people, growth and economic development. (
  • Foresight: Research Institute created to guide the development of capacities in foresight, innovation and management of knowledge in the Colombian and international scope.


  • Spanish course for exchange students
  • Spanish as a second language
  • Management Summer School


  • Researcher, professor and student exchanges
  • Technology and research transfer
  • Co-publishing & Co-editing of research papers
  • Scholarship opportunities
  • Co-tutelle of PhD Thesis
  • Grants and cooperation for research projects
  • Patent register


Universidad del Valle
City: Cali
Phone: +57 (2) 321-2100 Ext. 2708
Address: Calle 13 No. 100-00, Meléndez, Ed. Administración Central