University description (as per official university website)
It's called the first generation of dentists UANDES.
Construction begins Clock Building, which houses the Faculties of Law and Economics and Business.
Approving the engineering career in Computer Science, issued by the Faculty of Engineering.
It starts the Bicentennial Project "Chile in Four Moments", which includes the movement of historical booklets made by the Institute of History, The Mercury and Enersis.
Addresses are created Academic Advising, and Graduate and postgraduate students, in addition to the Research Council.
University receives accreditation for five years, by the National Accreditation Commission (CNA).
Received his Ph.D. in the first three graduates of the Doctorate in Law from the Faculty of Law.
Begins the first Master of the School of Communication: Masters in Screenwriting and Audiovisual Development.
Inaugurated the new headquarters of ESE Business School, University, of 7,300 m2 in its first stage.
Begins the first Master of the Faculty of Engineering, Master of Applied Geomechanics Mining.
This starts the internal assessment work for Institutional Accreditation Process of the University, by the National Accreditation Commission.
It makes the process of Institutional Strategic Planning 2007-2011 with the participation of the Superior Council expanded, Academic Council, teachers and directors of administrative and support units.
It begins to impart the Civil Engineering Electrical Toddler Education and History, and the two baccalaureate programs. The Law School opened the Insurance Law Center and the Center for Environmental Law.
Establishing the Center for Business Economics.
It starts the first version of the Master of Health Administration and Management and History and Cultural Heritage Management.
The Psychology course entitled to their first class of 30 students.
In San Carlos de Apoquindo Campus begins the work of ESE Building, School of Business at the University.
On the campus of San Bernardo was inaugurated the first stage of the dental clinic, equipped with 20 dental chairs.
Starts the implementation of Banner, management software that integrates the processes in a single relational database, allowing management more agile and efficient education.
Approving the career history, early childhood education, Civil Engineering Electrical and two high school programs: Humanities and Social Sciences and Sciences. In addition to the Master in History and Cultural Heritage Management and Master of Health.
On September 8 the University turns fifteen.
Medicine joins the Association of Faculties of Medicine of Chile (ASOFAMECH). This becomes the first private schools to start the accreditation of postgraduate students.
Law credits his Ph.D. program in law to the National Commission on Accreditation of Graduate Studies (CONAP).
It opens the Double Degree in Business Engineering and Philosophy.
The Dean of the Faculty of Law, Orlando Poblete, he was appointed Rector of the University.
Opens the Library building of 12,500 square meters.
Opening of the School of Dentistry.
Begins teaching a Doctorate in Law.
The Faculty of Medicine postgraduate opens in Psychiatry and Mental Health and Clinical Anatomy scholarship.
Establishing the School of Communication.
It starts the ESE Executive MBA program.
The Ministry of Education recognizes the full autonomy of the Universidad de los Andes.
Establishing a Civil Engineering degree in Civil Engineering.
Begin postgraduate Medicine: Cerebrovascular Disease and Pediatrics.
Start the ESE (School of Business at the University) with the Advanced Management Program Enterprise (PADE).
Opening of the School of Psychology and inauguration of CentroUniversitario of Medical Specialties (Cueman) in San Bernardo.
The Faculty of Medicine postgraduate open Ophthalmology and General Surgery.
The Faculty of Medicine postgraduate initiates the Obstetrics and Gynecology, Orthopedics and Traumatology.
Campus Official Opening of San Carlos de Apoquindo.
Opened the Institute of Family Studies.
Transfer of the first races at Campus de San Carlos de Apoquindo.
Opens the Faculty of Engineering, Civil Engineering Courses Industrial.
Construction begins on the University Campus in San Carlos de Apoquindo.
The Institute of Philosophy begins the Ph.D., in partnership with the University of Navarra.
Establishing the School of Journalism and Services Administration.
Birth of the Faculty of Economics and Management, School of Nursing and Basic Education.
Opens the Faculty of Medicine and the Institute of Philosophy.
Begin studies in the Faculty of Law.
September 8 is based at the University of the Andes.
The Universidad de los Andes radiate into society seeks a way of life consistent with Christian truth, which brings faith and reason. Generate and disseminate knowledge in all fields of knowledge. Nurture open and respectful dialogue with people. Promote comprehensive education of students with a personal dedication to each. Share the love of work well done and the desire for service, inspired by the spirit of Opus Dei is also the guarantor of Christian education is taught therein.
The Universidad de los Andes aspires to be a benchmark of excellence and a focus for intellectual and moral habits. Looking for trained professionals in their classrooms are distinguished by their skills, their sense of solidarity, their ability to serve society responsibly and ethical behavior at work. Aims to spread in society the divine worth of human life, of work well done and the truth that makes man free. In its task is projected to collaborate with other national and foreign institutions.
At the University of the Andes integrates teaching and research. The educational task is enhanced by personal attention to each student through academic advising . It aims to train professionals for quality, people of integrity with true desire to serve society.
Each year, the University is making efforts to incorporate new teachers with time, and supports them to continue their academic improvement.
From the outset, the University of the Andes promotes research between academics and helps students maintain permanent contact with the profession, through internships and practices.
To complement its model of interdisciplinary and comprehensive professional education, the University of the Andes includes since 2011 a General Studies Program (PEG) and Minors that students may study as part of their curricula.
In an increasingly interconnected world, students must learn to relate to people and situations very different from their own.
The novelty of this education plan is that students from first year will have a harmonic progression studies , which complement the knowledge of his career.
You can add the implementation of credit system suggested by the Council of Rectors of Chilean Universities (CRUCH), which measures the total time a student devotes to the subject, not just the school day.
The Universidad de los Andes is located in one campus to foster dialogue among various disciplines. Opens the country and the world through international conventions including the exchange of teachers and students.
For those who freely desire and request, guidance and spiritual care at the University is in charge of the Prelature of Opus Dei, the Catholic institution that spreads the message that work and the realities of everyday life are the way of Christian life.