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Universidad Tecnologica de Bolivar

The Universidad Tecnologica de Bolivar is an institution of superior education in Colombia. From its foundation in the year of 1970, the university has come outlining like one from the more modern educative centers of the north of Colombia.

Characteristics and location

The technological University of Bolivar - UTB- is a bilingual institution with the international vocation, located in Cartagena de Indias. The companies of the city are the corporative partners of the university from 1975.Today the Technological account with two modern own Campuses, the one in the traditional district of Sleeve and Campus of Calf, located to the outskirts of Cartagena in the Industrial Park and Technological Carlos Velez Pombo. Both seats are composed by modern constructions;equipped with laboratories, complete factories, rooms of computer science, outpost technology and 2 modern libraries, the one of them, greatest one of the district of Cartagena.


Founded August 5 of 1970 like an institution of superior education that ofrecia technological races was the first university deprived in Cartagena, from his first years, the Technological one was defining and consolidating its enterprise vocation, intention to which the five main economic unions of Cartagena were added in 1975 , to orient its development towards the impulse of the industry and the industrialist, and the fortification of the competitiveness of Cartagena and the Caribbean.

Happened more than three decades of its foundation, the Technological University of Bolivar has fortified its relations with several national and international universities by means of the sophisticated system of Virtual University in a current of unstoppable development. November 28 of 2003, after demonstrating to an investigativo development of quality with projection and regional impact, the Technological one of Bolivar is recognized like University by the Ministry of National Education, by means of the Resolution No 2996.

Projection the International

The UTB is consolidating to its international vocation and its academic-multilingual community. The visitors, students, invited assistants of languages and professors who have happened through this institution have arrived from countries such as Czech Republic, United Kingdom, Virgin Poland, Russia, Germany, Taiwan, Canada, Cuba, the United States and Mexico.

The UTB also is working towards the creation of an international curriculum. The academic programs of Pregrado will be reduced of five to four years and the professors are using articles of the English investigation in fomenting bilingualism and the investigation.

The university is trying to create connections with other universities in the world to foment mobility of the student and the professor. It at the moment has agreements with the countries in Latin America, Europe, Canada, Asia and Australia.

Programs offered at the present time

Programs of predegree

Faculty of Engineerings

Environmental Engineering

Civil Engineering

Electrical Engineering

Electronic Engineering

Industrial Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Mecatronica Engineering

Engineering of Systems

Technology in Systems

Faculty of Economic and Administrative Sciences


Public Accountant's office

Administration of Companies

International Finances and Businesses

Faculty of Social and Human Sciences


Social Communication

Political Science and International Relations

semiactual Programs in agreement with Uniminuto

Degree in basic education with emphasis in technology and computer science

Degree in basic education with emphasis in artistic education

External links

web site of the UTB

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