Universidad del Tolima


About This Partner

The Universidad del Tolima (UT) is a public autonomous institution of higher education located in Ibague, Colombia. On March 12, 1955, the UT officially opened on land belonging to the Agronomic School of St. George. For the the first semester of 1956, UT had a Faculty of Agronomic Engineering, School of Nursing, and School of Fine Arts. Starting in the 1990s, UT began programs at the postgraduate level and opened the way to the improvement of the academic level in all its programs. Currently, UT is widely known throughout Colombia for the quality of the programs offered in the field of agricultural sciences, with a tradition of more than half a century training professionals.

Universidad del Tolima is comprised of the following colleges/faculties:
  •  Economic and Administrative Sciences
  •  Technology
  •  Health Sciences
  •  Education Sciences
  •  Veterinary Medicine and Zootechnics
  •  Sciences
  •  Human Sciences and Arts
  •  Forest Engineering
  •  Agricultural Engineering


Memorandum of Understanding

For more information about this partner, please contact the Office of Global Engagement.


Universidad del Tolima, Cl. 42 #1b-1, Villeta, Ibagué, Tolima, Colombia