The Manuela Beltrán University, also called UMB, is a private, co-educational college and was founded in 1975 in Colombia. It currently offers 16 career and 13 graduate programs in Bogota and Bucaramanga.
Additionally UMB Bucaramanga through the partnership for knowledge – ITAE UMB offers 5 races in technology. The university has campuses in Bogotá, Bucaramanga and Cajicá for the development of academic and athletic activities. The Manuelista community has over 16,000 students and over 1,000 employees in its various campuses. Through Virtual UMB, more than 5000 people are trained in academic programs for undergraduate, graduate and continuing education.