Admissions and Financial Aid

Admissions and Financial Aid

Admissions Process

The admissions process consists of three basic steps:

Application: Fill out application form, submit all required documents, and pay application fee.

Exam: Take the exam administered by the Universidad de los Andes on the specified dates. Alternatively, the GMAT or GRE may be submitted, provided the scores are less than two years old.

3. Personal Interview: To be conducted with the Program Director and/or tenured professors from the School

*For more information about the special deadline for international applicants, send us an email at or call us at +57 (1) 339 4949 ext. 1180 or 3287.

Admissions Criteria

Applicants to the Master of Environmental Management program are professionals from any discipline, with two years of professional experience.

The School of Management looks for four key characteristics in applicants:

  • Leadership potential
  • Professional development
  • Academic excellence
  • Managerial aptitude



Deadline for Applications and Submission of Documents

October 21, 2015

Entrance Exam

October 24, 2015

List of Interviews Published (6:00 p.m.)

November 13, 2015


November 17 - 27, 2015

List of Admitted Students Published

December 4, 2015

Start of Classes

*August 2016

*The process and dates apply to those admitted after one of the three application deadlines.

The application form is free and can be found here.

Cost of application fee: COP 375,000

To prepare for the exam, the following resources are made available:
1) A practice test at the LASPAU website;
2) See the PAEP Introduction Course here;
3) The book Ejercicios de Práctica PAEP may be checked out from the Satellite Library of the School of Management at the Universidad de los Andes;
4) This book is also sold at the Bookstore of the Universidad de los Andes