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Francisco de Paula Santander University
The Francisco de Paula Santander University (Spanish: Universidad Francisco de Paula Santander) is a public, departmental, coeducational, research university

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Francisco de Paula
known as Francisco de Paula Francisco de Paula (actor) (1913–1985), was an Argentine actor Francisco de Paula Santander University, University of Brazil

State Universities Universidad Francisco de Paula Santander Universidad de Pamplona SENA Unidades Tecnológicas de Santander Private Universities Universidad

The General in His Labyrinth
thinks and dreams about his former friend Francisco de Paula Santander. The historical Francisco de Paula Santander was a friend of Simón Bolívar, but was

Gran Colombia
favored constitutional rule coalesced around Vice-President Francisco de Paula Santander, while those who supported the creation of a stronger presidency

Colombian Constitution of 1821
the dissolution of Gran Colombia in 1831. Bushnell, David (1970). The Santander Regime in Gran Colombia. Westport: Greenwood Press. ISBN 0-8371-2981-8

to the eventual leaders of this rebellion: Simón Bolívar and Francisco de Paula Santander. A movement initiated by Antonio Nariño, who opposed Spanish

Congress of Cúcuta
Colombia was created. The Congress elected Simón Bolívar and Francisco de Paula Santander president and vice-president, respectively. The fundamental creation

expand Spanish-Universidad Francisco de Paula Santander-date=May 2013
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 -state             = [[Norte de Santander]] 
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The Francisco de Paula Santander University (Spanish: Universidad Francisco de Paula Santander) is a public, departmental, coeducational, research university based primarily in the city of Cúcuta, Norte de Santander department, Colombia, with regional campuses in Ocaña, Colombia, Chinacota and Tibú.<ref name=ufps-edu>cite web-title=Universidad Francisco de Paula Santander -UFPS-url= March 2014


The university was founded on July 5, 1962, later being accredited by decree #37 (1964) and decree #323 (1970).<ref name=uniagents>cite web-title=University Francisco de Paula Santander-url= March 2014
<ref name=books-google>cite web-title=Science in Latin America: A History - Page 158-url= March 2014

The Francisco de Paula Santander University is an autonomous university with administrative and financial autonomy, working under the Ministry of National Education.<ref name=2bmoto>cite web-title=Francisco de Paula Santander University-url= March 2014


Its main campus is located in Cúcuta, having a branch in the city of Ocaña and in the municipality of Chinacota. It also possesses several regional open education centers in municipalities of the departments of Norte de Santander, Cundinamarca, Santander, Cesar, Sucre, Bolívar, Magdalena, Arauca, and San Andrés y Providencia.


Faculty of Engineering

  • Electromechanical
  • Civil
  • Mechanical
  • Industrial
  • Computer Systems
  • Electronic
  • Mining
  • Industrial Production
  • Civil Work Technology
  • Chemical Technology

Faculty of Enterprise Sciences

  • Business Administration
  • Public Accounting

Faculty of Agriculture

  • Biotechnological Production Engineering
  • Agricultural Production Engineering
  • Animal Production Engineering
  • Agro-industrial Production Engineering
  • Farming Technology

Faculty of Health

  • Nursing



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