Universidad Autónoma Juan Misael Saracho
University description (as per official university website)
Tarija college, has become an institution supported by a renovation scheme that is committed to strengthening the scientific and cultural work to serve the people, stated consistently in the production and transfer of knowledge, dissemination and extension of the results of these two fundamental actions, because it is possessed of an institutional nature in the service of humanity ... the service of his people, with an integral formation of men and women productive, creative and continuous motion.
We understand the University as an area of cultivation and promotion of social justice as part of a cultural academic project fully identified with the great movement to liberate and democratize the country has ever known, because it maintains an openness to change and accept the need adopting self-assessment quality principle and demand that absolutely must move all their actions, in addition to not forget history and it refers to the consolidation of the principle of autonomy and freedom as an essential condition for strengthening the academy in its deepest expression.
The Universidad Autónoma "Juan Misael Saracho" plays a vital role in society, and that naturally has a responsibility to train professionals who claim the region and the country, contributing to the emergence of new leaders.
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"A public and Autonomous recognized for its contribution to sustainable development of the country that interacts with social and productive sectors and educational institutions in the region and abroad, displays a high academic quality and relevant training of the individual for successful insertion productive activity and the professional market. "
"Generate and apply scientific knowledge and technology and environment interact in the development, with equity and inclusion criteria, increasing educational quality processes for training competent and comprehensive, enabled the successful achievement of sustained improvement levels of relevant skills environment to serve the society with the capacity and solvency. "
Our University, began a process of university reform support from IESALC / UNESCO Pilot Plan of Action 2000-2004 for Change and Transformation University "Juan Misael Saracho. The declaration seeks UAJMS that is formed in a model of the regional University, the Latin American level, within the framework of the World Declaration on Higher Education in the XXI Century.
The Universidad Autónoma "Juan Misael Saracho" in Tarija, Bolivia, is created a June 6, 1946 with two faculties: The Law and Social Sciences and Humanities and Sciences of Education, although this last term was a short-lived .
In November 1946, adopting its first Statute and the legal status is conferred by the Ministry of Education, Arts and Indigenous Affairs.
Their gradual penetration to regional scenario, has consolidated its institutional character building schools, libraries, consultations and services to the community in the cultural and social level, through print, radio and television university .
Since several decades, the growth of the University went beyond the limits of the capital, opening schools and careers in Yacuiba, Villamontes and Bermejo, meeting the needs of higher education at the Department level.