Universidad Pontificia de Mexico

country rank  212
world rank  10322

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University Overview

Founded in 1982, Universidad Pontificia de Mexico (Pontifical University of Mexico) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the metropolis of Mexico City (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Secretaría de Educación Pública, Mexico (Secretariat of Public Education, Mexico), Universidad Pontificia de Mexico (UPM) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 250-499 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Universidad Pontificia de Mexico (UPM) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 36 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this Mexican higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name Pontifical University of Mexico
Acronym UPM
Founded 1982
Motto Alma Veritatis Parens
Truth generating Spirit
Colours Red and grey

University Location

Address Gral. Guadalupe Victoria No. 98, Deleg. Tlalpan
Mexico City (population range: over 5,000,000)
14000 Mexico City
Mexico
T +52 (55) 5573 0600
F +52 (55) 5573 0571

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
Int'l student Not reported 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 80-90%
Admission Office

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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 250-499
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range under-50
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Continuous
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Catholic Christian-Catholic

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Universidad Pontificia de Mexico's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Secretaría de Educación Pública, Mexico


Year of first Accreditation

1996


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Congregazione per l'Educazione Cattolica (CEC)

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Thursday, 7 March 2019