Universities in Mexico

Higher Education in Mexico

2021 Ranking of Mexican Universities New

What are the most popular Universities in Mexico? uniRank tries to answer this question by publishing the 2021 Mexican University Ranking of 540 Mexican higher-education institutions meeting the following uniRank selection criteria:

  • being chartered, licensed or accredited by the appropriate Mexican higher education-related organization
  • offering at least four-year undergraduate degrees (bachelor degrees) or postgraduate degrees (master or doctoral degrees)
  • delivering courses predominantly in a traditional, face-to-face, non-distance education format

Explore the uniRank League Table and University Ranking of 540 Universities in Mexico

2021 Sub-rankings by states New

The United Mexican States is a federal republic composed of 32 states. The larger number of higher education institutions meeting the uniRank selection criteria are located in Mexico City, the capital and largest city, and the states of Puebla and Estado de Mexico. The following uniRank sub-rankings or league tables take into account all states which include at least 2 Mexican higher education institutions meeting the uniRank selection criteria.


Aguascalientes (11)   Baja California (12)  
Baja California Sur (5)   Campeche (8)  
Chiapas (17)   Chihuahua (21)  
Coahuila (17)   Colima (3)  
Durango (17)   Estado de Mexico (34)  
Guanajuato (24)   Guerrero (16)  
Hidalgo (19)   Jalisco (12)  
Mexico City (55)   Michoacan (16)  
Morelos (15)   Nayarit (11)  
Nuevo Leon (22)   Oaxaca (25)  
Puebla (35)   Queretaro (9)  
Quintana Roo (13)   San Luis Potosi (9)  
Sinaloa (16)   Sonora (18)  
Tabasco (14)   Tamaulipas (21)  
Tlaxcala (8)   Veracruz (19)  
Yucatan (12)   Zacatecas (6)  

Mexican University lists

Other Mexican University lists: