We train suitable lawyers for society, free, autonomous, ethical, scientific human beings, competent in a globalized world, with a solid theoretical and practical training and research, argumentation and interpretation skills that allow them to intervene in social problems.

The program includes social security and civil responsibility within the area of legal training and topics such as communications and information technologies, basic finance and management within the area of complementary training.

It shows the flexibility of the law curriculum are the elective subjects of the last levels, the possibility of conducting business practice and / or national and international academic mobility and the double international degree.

Get to know the Educational Project of the Program (PEP)

As of the 2017-02 period, with the second renewal of the qualified registration granted to the program by the Ministry of National Education through Resolution 04224 of 2017, a new study plan was approved, the result of the permanent analysis carried out by the Curriculum Committee with the contest of teachers, students and graduates.

The study plan for those who have been entering since the 2017-02 period is organized under the structure of academic credits (176), distributed in ten periods.

Enter the study plan - Pénsum

Know our rates and dates 2021-1
Inscription:
hasta el 19 de enero de 2022
Interview: Encontrarás la información en la credencial de inscripción que será enviada al correo electrónico que registraste. En caso que no te llegue la información completa puedes comunicarte con la facultad y solicitarla.
Admission results: Podrás consultar si fuiste admitido en our web o llamando a la facultad del programa elegido.
Duration of the program: 10 semestres (5 años)
Payment of tuition: Después de pasar acta de admisión, el aspirante admitido tendrá plazo de quince (15) días para realizar el pago de matrícula.
Start of classes: 25 de enero de 2022 (confirmar con la facultad)
Registration PIN cost: $170.000 COP
Cost of academic credit: $338.000 COP
*El costo del semestre depende de la cantidad de créditos que se matriculen.
*Valores correspondientes a 2021

Learn about our registration requirements:
Documento de identidad ampliado y legible.
Foto reciente a color con fondo blanco, tamaño 3×4.
Calificaciones de los grados 9º, 10º, 11° y 12° (si este último aplica).
Copia del acta de grado de bachiller.
Si aún no eres bachiller, adjuntar constancia que cursas el último año.
Resultado pruebas ICFES o SABER 11°. Si no tienes el resultado de las
pruebas, adjunta la citación al examen o constancia de estar inscrito a ellas.
Certificado de afiliación a un sistema de salud (EPS) o medicina prepagada.

Dean of the Faculty of Law
Maria Jael Arango Barreneche
E-mail:  mjbarreneche@ces.edu.co
Teléfono: (57) 604 444 05 55 Ext. 1363

Head of Undergraduate Division
Natalia Castrillón Gallego
E-mail:  ncastrillon@ces.edu.co
Teléfono: (57) 604 444 05 55 Ext. 1361

Do you want to know more? Write to us

Director of the Legal Office and Conciliation Center
Sandra Janeth Tamayo Múnera
E-mail:  stamayo@ces.edu.co
Teléfono: (57) 604 305 35 00 Ext. 2300

Coordinator of the Center for Studies in Law and Health (CENDES)
León Mario Toro Cortés
E-mail: ltoro@ces.edu.co
Teléfono: (57) 604 444 05 55 Ext. 1601

Profile
of the applicant

If you are sensitive to social problems, you are interested in knowing and respecting the rights of others, this program is for you.

Hotbed
of applicants

To start a new learning experience we offer you our seedbeds of applicants.

Profile
of the graduate

We train ethical, autonomous, competent, and socially responsible professionals.

To be a CES University lawyer you must always be open to change, a characteristic element of contemporary society, which will allow you to compete in a globalized world.

You must be a person with principles and a great professional sense, willing to develop the necessary skills to make sound decisions with ethical foundations.

Have investigative skills and habits to understand and contribute to the transformation of the environment. Have communicative, interpersonal and group skills that provide you with a basis for argumentation and negotiation.

Our seedbed aims to obtain a broad view of the law, which allows the student to acquire basic notions of the areas that make up it, motivating him to form as a professional in this field; to determine whether or not it is related to your interest and vocation.

Aimed at tenth and eleventh grade students, high school graduates in recent years.

In our seedbeds we address theoretical and practical content from the different areas of the criminal law, public, civil, computer, commercial, law of work and social security.

Sign up for our seedbed

The graduate of the Faculty of Law of the CES University will be a professional:

• Suitable for society, with a solid theoretical and practical training.
• Endowed with knowledge, skills and research habits essential to understand and contribute to the transformation of the environment, and with bases that allow him to venture into innovation.

• With an optimal level of communicative, interpersonal and group skills that enable them to argue and negotiate.
• Open to the permanent state of change, a characteristic condition of contemporary society, which allows it to compete in a globalized world.
• With the necessary skills to be able to make adequate decisions with solid ethical foundations.

Requirements
degree

Know the necessary requirements to access the degree process of our University.

Double Degree
and social projection

We offer our students the option of obtaining the degree at the CES University and from another national or foreign university.

Financing
and scholarships

We offer financing options and scholarships to our students with entities in agreement.

In order to graduate you must:
1.
 Aprobar todas las asignaturas del plan de estudio y los requisitos específicos para cada programa, reportado en el acta por el Comité de Promociones.
2. Presentar las pruebas vigentes que el Estado determine como de obligatorio cumplimiento.
3. Comply with the requirement of a second language as stated in the agreement of the Superior Council.

4. Presentar certificado de asistencia a la cátedra CES.
5. Presentar el pago de los Derechos de grado, establecidos por el Comité Administrativo.
6. Aprobar el trabajo de grado
7. Estar a paz y salvo con la Universidad por todo concepto.

Social projection

The CES University Law program is projected to society by training its students as future lawyers, educating them from an integral point of view, ensuring that they are ethical human beings, capable of understanding and assessing the differences of the environment that surrounds them from the social, and identify the needs of people and contribute to solving situations by contributing their knowledge to society, especially the least favored.

Through advisory, consulting, continuing education and educational services that support academic and teaching activity, from its own practice centers such as the Legal Office, the Conciliation Center, the Center for Law and Health Studies (CENDES) and the JUDGES program.

Double Degree

As part of our commitment to excellence, the CES University Law School signed the double degree agreement for undergraduate Law with the School of Social Studies and Applied Languages of the Alfonso X el Sabio University in Spain.

For financing we have agreements with:
CES Educational Strengthening Program
Pichincha Bank
ICETEX
Sapiencia Fund
Fincomercio (Fincoeducar)
National Savings Fund (FNA)
Itaú

We have our own scholarships and in alliance with the following entities:
Foundations
Business
Public entities

Our teachers

Exchange from
another university

You chose us for your exchange, find out about the process and the requirements to meet. Plus

Exchange towards
another university

Live the experience of expanding your knowledge in Colombia or the world. Plus

Transfer
external

We open the doors for you to complete your academic training with us. Plus

Investigation
and innovation

We promote activities that impact and project scientific, social and environmental aspects. Plus

Laboratories
and Simulation

We take the theoretical activities to scenarios that resemble real places and situations. Plus

Practice fields
(Own and in agreement)

We leave the classroom to put our knowledge into practice in real life. Plus

Wellness
academic

We offer spaces and programs for the personal and collective development of the CES community. Plus

Legal information of the program

Program name:
Law

Faculty:
Facultad de Derecho

Program modality:
Presencial

Program type:
Pregrado

SNIES code:
12340

Qualified record:
Resolución 04224 de 10 de marzo de 2017

City:
Medellin

Title awarded:
Abogado

Duration:
5 años (10 semestres)

Cost of academic credit:
$338.000 COP

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