SNIES: 103035| Qualified registration: Resolution 397 of January 14, 2014

The Emergency Medicine program of CES University, created in 1995, was the first Emergency Medicine program in the country and has been training with excellence Emergency Physicians for the country and the world for more than 20 years. Clinical rotations are developed in fields of practice of excellence, at different levels of complexity, which allows the resident to have a broad vision of the specialty. In addition to a very strong clinical area, the resident has the possibility of expanding his or her knowledge in the administrative area and at the same time completing the IPS Management program.

Learn about the subjects and credits of each of the program’s semesters.

Entering the Curriculum

Find out about our rates and dates for 2019-2
Registration: 27-01-2021
Examination: 3 de febrero de 2021 (virtual - plataforma Moodle)
Interview: del 8 al 19 de febrero de 2021 (virtuales-aulas zoom)
Admission results: Podrás consultar si fuiste admitido en nuestra web o llamando a la facultad del programa elegido
Duration of the programme: 6 semesters (3 years)
Tuition payment: del 22 de febrero al 5 de marzo del 2021
Classes start: Junio 1 del 2021 (curso de inducción)
Registration PIN cost: $321.300 COP
Total cost per semester: $16.300.000 COP
*The cost of the semester depends on the number of credits enrolled.

Documentation required for the registration process:

– Copy of the undergraduate certificate
– Copy of the diploma
– Copy of identity card (extended to 150%)
– Photo size 3 x 4 color, white background

NOTE: The above documents or photocopies do not need to be authenticated.

Those forms in which the data is proven to be false, or not fully completed, will not be considered.

The interview cannot be held if you come to it without the minimum required documentation.

Clinical Postgraduate Assistant
Eliana Andrea Ramirez Marin
Telephone: (57) (4) 444 05 55 Ext. 1333

Head of Clinical Postgraduate Division
Carolina Cataño Velásquez
Telephone: (57) (4) 4440555 Ext. 1333

Academic Coordinator for Clinical Postgraduate Studies
Carolina Arbeláez Arcila
Telephone: (57) (4) 4440555 Ext. 1333

Program Coordinator
Jorge Ivan Cohen Cajiao


Learn about the features to be part of the Medicine program in the ER.

Main fields

We have our own rotation and practice centers and in agreement for the development of activities.


Our graduates are ethical, critical and humane people, ready to solve the needs of society.

The Emergency Medicine program is aimed at general practitioners.

•Medellín General Hospital – Medellín
•Neurological Institute of Colombia – INDEC
•CES Clinic – Medellín
•Las Americas Clinic

• Cempas (Medical and Paramedical Training Center with Simulators)
• Pablo Tobón Uribe Hospital – Medellín
• Somer Clinic – Rionegro

We have graduates with integrity, with knowledge of basic and clinical sciences and skills in the techniques of emergency medicine, which allow an excellent development of their profession.

They are sensitive, honest, mature and fair. They are enterprising and innovative, always seeking to solve the particular needs of the social environments in which they operate, wherever they decide to practice the medical profession with excellence.

They make ethical, autonomous, responsible and free decisions. They are passionate about their profession, respectful of human dignity, as well as of their colleagues and teachers. They know how to communicate with their patients, their colleagues and their team and always strive for effective and efficient performance.


Learn about the requirements needed to access the degree process at our University.

Groups and lines

We offer different research groups to strengthen the knowledge of our professionals.

and scholarships

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

You shall:
1. Approve all curriculum subjects and specific requirements for each program reported in the minutes made by the Promotion Committee.
2. Have submitted the current evidence that the State considers mandatory.

3. Submit the certificate of attendance to the CES Chair.
4. Pay the fees for the degree, as established in the financial entitlements.
5. To have approved the graduate or research work.
6. Be in good standing with the University for every concept.

Core Group: Clinical Research Group (in formation)

Lines of research:

Cerebral-cardio-pulmonary resuscitation.
Trauma. – Acute coronary syndromes.
Sepsis, severe sepsis and septic shock.

Groups that support the program:

Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Public Health Observatory, Health Technologies

For financing we have agreements with:
Bank of Bogotá
Sapiencia Fund
Pichincha Bank
Fincomercio (Fincoeducar)
National Savings Fund (FNA)
Helm Bank

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

Program Coordinator

Exchanges from
another university

You chose us for your exchange, find out about the process and the requirements to be fulfilled. More information

Exchanges to
another university

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

Legal information of the program

Name of the program:
Specialization in Emergency Medicine

Faculty of Medicine

Program mode:

Type of program:


Qualified Registration:
Resolution 397 of January 14, 2014


Title granted:
Specialist in Emergency Medicine

3 years (6 semesters)

6 per year

Total cost per semester:
$16.300.000 COP

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