Welcome to the School of Mines

School of Mines

The School of Mines of the Universidad Nacional de Colombia Sede Medellín is one of the most prestigious institutions of engineering education in the country, since its creation and until today, has had a strong participation in the social, cultural, economic Colombian activity, specifically in the area of engineering.

“Facminas" At present, in view of the great advances in science and technology, the institution has undergone an important transformation that has consolidated it as a research entity with the capacity to confront and contribute to the strengthening of the country's competitiveness platform. Currently, it has an outstanding number of highly qualified research professors.

The Faculty of Mines is part of the leading university in higher education training in Colombia. Therefore, for those interested in any of the programs or services, due to the extensive capabilities of the institution, they are guaranteed quality and the right human capital.

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In September 2015, 193 countries agreed to adopt a set of global goals to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. Click on a goal to the right to explore how our researchers and their work are contributing towards achieving it.

Collaborations and top research areas from the last five years

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