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Universidad Nacional Abierta y a Distancia - UNAD

Basic information
Country of originColombia
IndustryEducational services
Date modified14.8.2017 14:25:08
Date published14.8.2017 14:25:08
Project details
Project type:Production, marketing or other activity involving transfer of know-how or technology, Other long-term partnership, Joint venture
Project abstract:UNAD is looking for partners in Finland who can provide transfer of technology and know–how in educational purposes such as: degree programmes, master degree programmes, research projects. Their focus would be the usage of technological platforms for educational purposes aimed for double degree programmes, connecting UNAD with foreign teachers online. Additionally, they are looking for partners and educational institutions in Finland to create international cooperation agreements and mobility programmes.
Project description:

Universidad Nacional Abierta y a Distancia - UNAD is the largest university in Colombia, with more than 37 offices distributed in 90% of Colombian territory and an International office in Florida, USA. It has been operating since 1981, and currently have more than 1400 persons in their staff and hosts 77 000 students.

UNAD offers for its students more than 56 study programmes. These programmes are classified as undergraduate, graduate, technical professional, and vocational study programmes. The Florida campus offers undergraduate, master's and doctoral programmes.

This university has 27 agreements on international academic cooperation, mobility, research and collaboration with the following countries: Cuba, Panama, Puerto Rico, Argentina, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Chile, Peru, Spain and the United States. Additionally, they have teachers, alumni and students in academic mobility programs worldwide. Their staff actively participates in seminars, visits and international missions aimed to find collaboration agreements and expand their current catalogue of products and services.

An institutional video of UNAD’s is available at this link and their official YouTube Channel at:

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Expected input of the partner:Finnish companies and institutions in the educational sector (universities and universities of applied sciences) who can provide transfer of technology and know–how with a direct connection to degree programmes, master degree programmes, research projects, vocational programmes and general technological platforms for educational purposes. Companies in Finland that develop user friendly education platforms (e-learning) and blended learning aimed for student teaching, teacher and staff training.
Company information
Company name:Universidad Nacional Abierta y a Distancia - UNAD
Organisation type:Research, education or other similar institute
Contact details
Address:Calle 14 sur No. 14-23
Postal code:-
City:Yopal, Casanare
Phone number:+57 8 6341946- +57 310 3097112
Fax number:-
Web page:
Company size
Number of employees:over 250
Annual turnover, €:10 - 50 million
Annual balance sheet total:10 - 43 million
Certifications/quality standards:They are certificated by the Colombian Ministry of Education.
Already engaged in international co-operation:Yes
Percentage of transnational activities:0 to 9 %
Contact person
Title (Mrs, Mr, Ms):Ms.
First name:Nelly
Last name:Rojas Araque
Title (operational):International Coordinator
Phone number:+57 3103097112
Name of the organisation:Casanare Chamber of Commerce
Contact person:Juan Carlos Ortiz
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