The Brothers of The Christian Schools’ Institute funded La Salle University in November 15 of 1964. It is a higher education institute, private, of common usage, and non-profitable. It is based in a Christian vision of men, world, history and knowledge. However, it was until 1965 when the University started it function offering eight programs: Economics, Philosophy and literature, Civil Engineering, Chemistry and Biology, and Mathematics and Physics. Forty-two years ago, the University was only counting with 20 professors and 98 students.
The University has an Institutional Project, which is inspired in the catholic educative model and the lasallian educative profile. This mindset has been consolidated for more than 320 years in over 80 countries worldwide. Nowadays, La Salle University has three different branches around Bogotá and one in Yopal, in these groups of headquarters the University has more than 286 classrooms, 84 laboratories, a Natural Sciences Museum, a Vet Clinic, an Optometry Research Institute, 3 theaters, 15 auditoriums, 3 churches and other spaces to offer comfort to its students.
La Salle is actively involved in building a just and peaceful society by training professionals and helping them shape their knowledge, values and sense of belonging to the country, while being immersed in a globalize world where they contribute on the search of equity, he building of citizenship and the commitment towards a more comprehensive and sustainable human development.
We educate students to think, to decide and to serve.
We are pleased to announce that the call for Academi Mobility for the FIRST SEMESTER OF 2018 - SPRING is now open for those students that are interested in studying an academic period at La Salle University.
Deadline for application submitted: October 27 of 2017.
All students wishing to apply must take into account the following document:
Copy of valid passport
Motivation letter. (Spanish preferably)
One Recommendation letter by a Faculty member of your home institution.
Curriculum Vitae. (Preferably in Spanish)
Language requirement: Spanish B1 & English B1. Please provide the proficiency certificates on known languages if available.
One recent digital photo. (Document type photo on white background is mandatory. No social network photos are acceptable and/or photos on other backgrounds. We recommend to upload a valid passport photograph)
All nominations must be completed by your home institution through our online platform NEXUS under Movilidad Global_Movilidad Entrante_Coordinadores Externos.
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