SNIES: 52708| Qualified registration: Resolution 5805 of April 24, 2014

The University’s Pediatric Intensive Care Program was created in 2008 and since then has trained specialists of the highest quality, who respond to the needs of the critically ill child. It is characterized by its academic demand and by having a rotation field and a highly qualified teaching group that allows the resident to acquire all the theoretical and practical knowledge for his performance as a specialist in this area.

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

Enter the Curriculum

Find out about our rates and dates
Enrollment: 27-01-2021
Exam: 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: 4 semestres (2 años)
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 enrollment 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 Velasquez
4440555 Ext. 1333

Academic Coordinator for Clinical Postgraduate Studies
Laura Catalina Libreros Foronda
Telephone: (57) (4) 4440555 Ext. 1333

Program Coordinator
Mauricio Fernandez Laverde

Do you want to know more? Write us


Learn about the features to be part of the Pediatric Intensive Care program.

Main rotational

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.

Our program is aimed at specialists in pediatrics.

  • San Vicente University Hospital Foundation – Medellín
  • Medellín General Hospital – Medellín
  • Pablo Tobón Uribe Hospital – Medellín
  • Las Américas Clinic – Medellín

They are people of integrity, with an academic background based on knowledge of basic and clinical sciences, skills in intensive care techniques, with decision-making capacity and manual skills, which allow them to develop their profession to an excellent degree.

Our specialists solve patients’ problems in a timely and appropriate manner. They are passionate about their profession, respectful of human dignity, as well as of their colleagues and teachers.

They communicate with their patients, their colleagues and their team and always strive for effective and efficient performance.

Our graduates have the necessary skills to carry out their work in accordance with the values and principles taught by CES University to demonstrate their commitment to excellence.


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

Groups and lines
of research

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 minutes by the Promotion Committee.
2. Have submitted the current evidence that the State determines as mandatory.
3. To have fulfilled the requirement of a second language as stated in the agreement of the Board of Governors.

4. Submit the certificate of attendance to the CES Chair.
5. Payment of the degree fees, as set out in the financial entitlements.
6. Approval of the graduate or research work.
7. Be in good standing with the University for every concept.

Major Group: Pediatrics CES

Lines of research:

  • Integrated Management of Childhood Illnesses “IMCI Strategy
  • Pediatric Infectious Diseases
  • Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition
  • Small for gestational age, endocrinology and dysmorphia
  • Pediatric Pneumology

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

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Legal information of the program

Name of the program:
Pediatric Intensive Care Specialization

Faculty of Medicine

Program mode:

Type of program:


Qualified Registration:
Resolution 5805 of April 24, 2014


Title granted:
Specialization in Pediatric Intensive Care

2 years (4 semesters)

4 per year

Total cost per semester:
$16.300.000 COP

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