SNIES: 103202 | Qualified Registration: Resolution 013938 of August 15, 2018

The specialization in Occupational Health and Safety Management at CES University is a pioneer in the country in the management approach to occupational risks, trained specialists at the managerial and professional levels, highly competent for the knowledge, generation and application of methodologies and models for the management and transformation of health and safety in the workplace.

We offer a multidisciplinary program that allows the student to have an integral and future vision of the realities and challenges of the work environment.

It is structured under three knowledge areas: foundation and context, risk and top management.

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Know our rates and dates

Registration: 25-11-2020
Interviews: hasta el 25 de noviembre de 2020. Deben solicitarse a la Facultad de Medicina desde la inscripción en el teléfono (4) 4440555 ext. 1351 o al correo
Publication of results: 1 de diciembrede 2020. Los resultados podrán ser consultados en el Portal web.
Registration Date: hasta el 16 de diciembre de 2020
Classes start date: 31 de enero de 2021
Registration PIN cost: $163.000 COP
Total cost per semester: $7.770.000 COP

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.

Coordinator of the programa
Marco Antonio Cruz Duque
Telephone: (57) (4) 444 05 55 Ext. 1666

Do you want to know more? Write us

Assistant of the Public Health Division
Sandra Milena Cadavid Zapata
Telephone: (57) (4) 4440555 Ext. 1351


Our applicants are professionals in the areas of health, communication and social sciences, among others.

Why Choose
this program?

Learn about the advantages of studying Occupational Health and Safety Management at CES University.


Professionals with a holistic vision and an understanding of the different dimensions of occupational risks.

It is a multidisciplinary program that allows a comprehensive and future vision of the realities and challenges of the working environment, and it is aimed at professionals from various branches of knowledge, such as: Engineering, Health, Administration, Social

Siences and Human; that when performing or having affinity for the different areas of the Safety and Health at Work, aspire to develop competences in its management component.

Being a student of Occupational Health and Safety Management at CES University, gives the student advantages and opportunities, because:

– Our academic program is attached to the first Medical School that received the High Quality Institutional Accreditation by the Ministry of Education, giving account of the academic excellence of the programs, its teachers and the resources available.
– We are pioneers and always at the forefront in the training of highly qualified professionals who are valued by the

organizations, based on the appropriation of knowledge and experience that the training of professionals in Health and Safety at work has had for 28 years.
– For the integral vision of Health and Safety at Work, the development of multidisciplinary knowledge and respect for ideas.
– The balance between theoretical and practical training, allows the student to apply the learning obtained. By training in the management component of occupational hazards, it leads our graduates to provide practical, tangible and applicable solutions from the perspective of organizational effectiveness.

 Professional profile: Our graduates are able to be managers or responsible for the different processes of Health and Safety in its planning stages, implementation, monitoring and evaluation in various productive sectors in the public and private order.

– Occupational profile: Professionals with a holistic vision and an understanding of the different dimensions of occupational risks in their promotion, prevention and intervention components, and who are strengthened with management skills that enable them to have high performance standards.


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


Learn about the job fields where you can work after graduating from CES University.

and scholarships

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

You must pass all curriculum subjects and specific requirements for each program, reported in the minutes by the Promotion Committee. In addition, it is required:

1. Have submitted the evidence in force that the State determines to be obligatory.
2. Submit the certificate of attendance to the CES Chair.

3. The payment of grade rights, as set out in the pecuniary rights.
4. Approval of the work of the grade or research.
5. Be in good standing with the University for every concept.

* As a requirement of the specialty, it is the development of a research project, which can be quantitative or qualitative – review article, monograph -, applied research project facing business problems, innovation projects

The graduate of the program of Management of Safety and Health at work, can perform as:

– Responsible for risk management in occupational safety and health in public and private organizations.
– As an independent consultant.
– As a trainer in subjects covered in the postgraduate course.

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

Our teachers

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Legal information of the program

Name of the program:
Specialization in Occupational Safety and Health Management

Program mode:

Type of program:


Qualified Registration:
Resolution 013938 of August 15, 2018


Title granted:
Specialist in Occupational Safety and Health Management

1 year (2 semesters)

Total cost per semester:
$7.770.000 COP

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