Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León

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world rank  529

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University Overview

Founded in 1933, Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León (Autonomous University of Nuevo León) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of San Nicolás de Los Garza (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Nuevo Leon. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Mederos, Monterrey, Linares, Sabinas Hidalgo, Marín. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Secretaría de Educación Pública, Mexico (Secretariat of Public Education, Mexico), Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León (UANL) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León (UANL) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), 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 85 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 30-40% making this Mexican higher education organization a very selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name Autonomous University of Nuevo León
Acronym UANL
Founded 1933
Motto Alere Flammam Veritatis
Let the Flame of Truth Shine
Colours Yellow and blue

University Location

Address Avenida Pedro de Alba s/n Torre de Rectoría 8º Piso Ciudad Universitaria
San Nicolás de Los Garza (population range: 50,000-249,999)
66451 Nuevo Leon
Mexico
T +52 (81) 8329 4000
F +52 (81) 8376 7757
Other locations Mederos, Monterrey, Linares, Sabinas Hidalgo, Marín

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate 30-40%
Admission Office

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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment over-45,000
Academic Staff 4,500-4,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Secretaría de Educación Pública, Mexico

Memberships and Affiliations

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

Academic Structure


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Site last updated: Monday, 5 August 2019