Despite the accelerated dynamic that has accompanied the implementation of Social Responsibility and Sustainability, in Colombia we still lack thorough academic studies that can lead to clearly understanding key aspects of socially responsible management that organizations are starting up such as what are the problems they are looking to resolve, what are the interest groups these are directed at, where are the initiatives being developed and what benefits are the organizations involved obtaining through the process, among others.
Chess, table tennis, field tennis, men’s soccer, and futsal tournaments were held during the second semester.
Externado Professor appointed to the International Maritime Committee “Restatement of the Lex Maritima” International Working Group
It is Javier Franco, professor of the Externado Commercial Law Department, who was formally admitted to the working group.
The Externado renewed, for five years, the cooperation and student mobility agreements signed in October 2014 with the Free University of Brussels.
The Finance, Government and International Relations Faculty presents its continuing education course.
The Externado de Colombia University Library has available a collection of digital material, created by researchers and professors, which is part of the Colombian Scientific Information Network. Learn how to participate and make use of this resource.
Our University has signed an exchange agreement with the Cologne Business School in Germany.
The Externado Finance and International Relations program is part of the CFA Institute University Affiliation Program
The CFA Institute has awarded the Finance, Government and International Relations Faculty’s program membership in its University Affiliation Program.
The Cultural Heritage Studies Faculty and the Externado Library celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Conservation and Restoration of Movable Cultural Heritage Program with a large-format exhibit.
In her speech, Marcela Gutiérrez Quevedo, Director of the Criminal Policy Research Center, addressed issues such as the fallacy of legal pluralism in Colombia and the indigenous jurisdiction, among other topics.
Successful meetings of the XIV Jean Monnet Chair International Seminar, in Culiacán, Bogotá, and Rome
The Chair was held in the above mentioned Latin American and European cities on October 16 and 30, 2019, and November 13 2019, respectively.
Our House of Studies also earned the best oral argument award in the competition. Professor María Paula Baptiste headed the preparation.
Externado Professor Eric Tremolada presided postdoctoral defense jury at the University of Valencia (Spain)
On November 8, 2019, at the University of Valencia, Faculty of Law (Department of Constitutional Law, Political Science and Administration), the postdoctoral research “Conocer para reformar: El desarrollo normativo del Mercosur y sus implicancias frente a las nuevas tendencias mundiales” (Know to Reform: The Normative Development of Mercosur and its implications in the face of new global trends) was presented to the thesis committee.
The recognition was published by the Washington ComPol Magazine (specialized in Political Communication), which annually presents a list of the 100 most influential professionals in their sector.
The meeting was convened by several institutions, including the Autonomous University of Guerrero, the Latin American Network of Subnational Studies (RELADES), and the International Institute for Advanced Political Studies.
Students Carolina Suavita (Education); Antonia Micaela Pinilla and Daniel Hernán Rodríguez (Social and Human Sciences); Natalia Carolina Londoño (Law), Daniel Santiago Gutiérrez (Law), and Lizeth Joana Piza Londoño (Social Communication – Journalism) were the winners in the various categories.
With the experience of the first postgraduate edition, the Cultural Heritage Studies Faculty begins its second cohort in May 2020.
Students from different faculties share their experience as volunteers of the Conocer Dejando Huella (Learning while leaving a mark) program. This semester, the program incorporated plastic, performing, and literary arts, to promote training processes among the girls and boys of the Egypt District.
Our University signed cooperation and student exchange agreements with the University of Quebec in Montreal (UQAM).
“Un Libro por Centavos” pays tribute to Cartagenian intellectual and humanist Gustavo Ibarra Merlano
The Cartagenian’s children, grandchildren, daughters-in-law, sons-in-law, friends, admirers, and poets gathered at the Externado to pay tribute to the late writer Gustavo Ibarra Merlano (q.e.p.d.).
The Externado continues to strengthen academic ties with prestigious French universities. This new exchange agreement benefits undergraduate and graduate students.
School of Management signs cooperation agreement with the University of Applied Sciences Würzburg-Schweinfurt, Germany
The Externado School of Management and the German University (FHWS) signed a specific cooperation agreement for an MBA in International Business.
Registration opens: Specialization in ICT Regulation and Management, Telecommunications, and Digital Ecosystem
The program is imparted by highly qualified professors with legal, economic, and technical knowledge.
The British company specializing in education, Quacquarelli Symonds (QS), published its 2020 global employability ranking, in which the Externado de Colombia University classified among the top 500 in the world, in the 301-500 range.
The program is developed as a Key Chair, face-to-face, 10 visits per year, and combines the effort by each student to deepen, analyze, and prepare, all with the professors’ continuous support.
Registration Opens: Master’s in Economic Law with an Emphasis on International Economic Law, Commerce, International Transactions, and Investment
The program contains a solid theoretical framework serving as the basis for a detailed analysis of the main treaties, institutions, actors, and new dynamics emerging as a reflection of today’s complex economic, political, and legal relations.
The program will provide students with the tools to carry out research work, deepen theoretically and practically into Medical Law, and perform as consultants and advisors to clinics, hospitals, EPS, and IPS.