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Resolución del Ministerio de Educación Nacional No. 05042 del 20 de abril de 2015. Con vigencia de 4 años.
Around the 50s, in the city of Santa Marta, Magdalena, some politicians promoted by a group of professionals thought about the development of education in areas that were an alternative within the educational potential of the region. After some studies, they determined that one of the priorities was the agricultural and livestock field and based on an alternative diagnosis of Higher Education, they opened the University of Magdalena and its initial Program was Agricultural Engineering.