University description (as per official university website)
The Universidad Iberoamericana (UNIBE) is a Higher Education Center in 1982 emerges as a result of the initiative expressed by the Iberoamerican Cooperation Institute and a Steering Committee in the Dominican Republic. The document was signed on January 12, 1982, at a ceremony held at the Embassy of Spain.
The Universidad Iberoamericana effort began with the Dominican authorities own, and the main causes that led to its foundation can be expressed as follows: the V Centenary of the Cultural Encounter between Spain and the American people, the intention of strengthening ties between the countries of Hispanic Americans and the Motherland, as expressing the basic document of the foundation and as well as offering a response to the educational needs of the country, as an institution of high academic quality and highly formative.
Acquired legal personality by decree No. 3371 on 12 July 1982. UNIBE academic life began on the first day of September 1983, offering legal, medical, engineering and medicine. The next year offers careers in Business Administration and Architecture, and by May 1985 the career of Dentistry, attracting a first group of Spanish students at the School of Dentistry, due to the facilities and the quality of education offered in this area.
In 1986 began offering the first post-graduate level specialization: School Health and Insurance. In August 2004, during the celebration at the Fifth Regular Session of the National Council of Higher Education, Science and Technology (CONESCYT) approved by resolution 31-2004 which granted the Full Exercise of Autonomy of the institution.
Through the years UNIBE has expanded its offerings in other areas, offering 14 runs in total, with an enrollment over 3000 students and 5000 graduates.
Currently the institution offers 9 Bachelor's degrees, for Design and Architectural Decoration, Advertising Communication, Management, Tourism and Hotel Business, Marketing, Business Administration, Religious Studies, Psychology, Law and Early Education, 2, Doctor, for Medicine and Dentistry, the title of Engineer for Civil Engineering and Industrial Engineering and Architecture degree.
Promote academic excellence, research and training of highly qualified professionals, capable of generating and lead changes, with ethical values needed to contribute to the development of local and global society.
UNIBE, a University committed to the integral development of society and to academic excellence, which is characterized by responsible leaders and shape their ongoing commitment to innovation.
Respect for the environment
The institutional ownership
The active participation of its graduates
National and cultural identity