Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán

country rank  17
world rank  2181

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University Overview

Established in 1812, Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán (Autonomous University of Yucatan) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the medium-sized city of Mérida (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Yucatan. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Secretaría de Educación Pública, Mexico (Secretariat of Public Education, Mexico), Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán (UADY) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán (UADY) 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 207 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations.

University Identity

Name
Name Autonomous University of Yucatan
Acronym UADY
Founded 1812
Motto Luz, Ciencia y Verdad
Light, Science and Truth
Colours Gold and blue

University Location

Address Calle 60 x 57 No. 491-A Edif. Central Universitario, Colonia Centro
Mérida (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
97000 Yucatan
Mexico
T +52 (999) 930 0900
F +52 (999) 928 2557

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
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students
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students
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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 Not reported
Admission Office

+52

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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

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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Online Courses

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Errors and Update

Site last updated: Monday, 14 October 2019