Universidad Autónoma de Baja California Sur

country rank  60
world rank  5790

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University Overview

Established in 1975, Universidad Autónoma de Baja California Sur (Autonomous University of Baja California Sur) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of La Paz (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Baja California Sur. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Secretaría de Educación Pública, Mexico (Secretariat of Public Education, Mexico), Universidad Autónoma de Baja California Sur (UABCS) is a coeducational higher education institution. Universidad Autónoma de Baja California Sur (UABCS) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 42 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations.

University Identity

Name Autonomous University of Baja California Sur
Acronym UABCS
Founded 1975
Motto Por la realización plena del hombre
For the full realization of man

University Location

Address Ciudad Universitaria Km. 5.5 Carr. al Sur, Colonia El Mezquitito, Apdo. Postal No. 19-B
La Paz (population range: 50,000-249,999)
23080 Baja California Sur
T +52 (612) 128 0440
F +52 (612) 128 0880

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student Not reported Not reported
Int'l student Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Not reported
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Continuous
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Universidad Autónoma de Baja California Sur's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Secretaría de Educación Pública, Mexico


  • Asociación Nacional de Universidades e Instituciones de Educación Superior (ANUIES)

Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 13 June 2018