Universidad Mayor De San Andrés

The university was created by Andrés de Santa Cruz by Supreme Decree on 25 October 1830. Due to the commercial influence of La Paz, since its creation, the Higher University of San Andrés has influenced the social life and history of Bolivia. The history of the university consists of three well-defined periods. From its inception in 1830 until a June 1930 revolution the university was official. From 1930 to the 1936 advent of the Rector of the University, filled by Héctor Ormachea Zalles, the university was a semi-autonomous or municipal university. From then until the present, the university has been autonomous.

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Universidad Mayor De San Andrés
Location: La Paz, La Paz, Bolivia
Languages: English, Spanish, Portuguese
Description: The university was created by Andrés de Santa Cruz by Supreme Decree on 25 October 1830. Due to the commercial influence of La Paz, since its creation, the Higher University of San Andrés has influenced the social life and history of Bolivia. The history of the university consists of three well-defined periods. From its inception in 1830 until a June 1930 revolution the university was official. From 1930 to the 1936 advent of the Rector of the University, filled by Héctor Ormachea Zalles, the university was a semi-autonomous or municipal university. From then until the present, the university has been autonomous.
Website: http://www.umsa.bo/
Telephone: Office: +591 22441963 (Landline)
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