Universidad Metropolitana de Honduras

country rank  9
world rank  10907

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University Overview

Established in 2002, Universidad Metropolitana de Honduras (Metropolitan University of Honduras) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Tegucigalpa (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Francisco Morazan. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): San Pedro Sula, Siguatepeque, Choluteca, Gracias, Olancho, Tocoa, Tela, Santa Rosa de Copan. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Secretaría de Educación de Honduras (Ministry of Education of Honduras), Universidad Metropolitana de Honduras (UMH) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad Metropolitana de Honduras (UMH) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This higher education institution does not have a selective admission policy. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. UMH also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, financial aids and/or scholarships, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name Metropolitan University of Honduras
Acronym UMH
Founded 2002
Motto Innovacion, Valores, Liderazgo
Innovation, Values, Leadership...
Colours Green

University Location

Address Plaza Colprosumah Cruce Blvd Suyapa y CentroAmerica y Plaza Criolla Blvd Morazan
Tegucigalpa (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
Francisco Morazan
T +504 22801111
F +504 239 7260
Other locations San Pedro Sula, Siguatepeque, Choluteca, Gracias, Olancho, Tocoa, Tela, Santa Rosa de Copan

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Local student 2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
Int'l student 2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection None
Admission Rate Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office Plaza Criolla III Nivel, Blvd Morazan
+504 2280 1111 ext 116

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 600-699
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Trimesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Secretaría de Educación de Honduras


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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 16 January 2018