Universidad Icesi educates professionals in programs of the following nature: 29 undergraduate, 1 doctorate, 25 master, 20 medical-surgical specialization and 19 specialization, all of which are accredited by the National Ministry of Education. Furthermore, due to a close relationship with the business sector, the university designs customized diplomas and programs and offers consultancy to satisfy corporate needs to be up to date with the state of the art.

Our Mission

We learn to gain awareness and act to construct a better world.

Our Vision of the Future

In the year 2022, Universidad Icesi will be esteemed by Colombian society, national organizations and academic peers with international prestige, for the excellent academic achievements of its alumni, for the growing visibility of its research, and for the positive impact it generates in the region and the country.

Chief academic officer

“It gives me great pleasure to present our Institutional Development Project, an initiative that allows us to idealize the future and offer a clear navigation guide for the consolidation of our university as one of the best in Colombia. This guide represents the sum of the mission, our four central values and six institutional objectives, all of which are fundamental for the achievement of our vision forecasted until 2022.”

Francisco Piedrahita

Chief academic officer

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Central Values

Recognition of every person’s dignity

Honesty in individual actions and institutional conduct

Passion for learning

Commitment to the wellbeing of society and care for the natural environment

We have defined 6 institutional objectives framed within 3 strategic axes

Excellence in education

Relevant and high-impact research

Integration with the region and country