Founded 1886, the Externado University in Bogota, Colombia has dedicated itself to the promotion of values such as liberty, equality, diversity, mutual respect and openness.
The Externado University is the oldest and largest business school in Colombia. It is highly respected within the business school community throughout the world and develops its activities in close cooperation with prestigious business schools such as Harvard Business School, Carnegie Mellon and others.
The mission of the Externado University is to promote education and investigation within the social sciences. The activities of the Externado University are undertaken with the utmost respect for diversity, human dignity and tolerance.
The mission of the Faculty of Business Administration of the Externado University is to improve the socioeconomic development of the nation in an egalitarian and sustainable manner and, in so doing, to improve the quality of life of the Colombian people.
The Emerging Market Initiatives was created by the Faculty of Business Administration to support responsible economic development and to expand knowledge of the emerging market economy.