Universidad Autónoma del Estado de Hidalgo

country rank  11
world rank  1439

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University Overview

Established in 1869, Universidad Autónoma del Estado de Hidalgo (Autonomous University of the State of Hidalgo) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the small city of Pachuca (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Hidalgo. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Ciudad Sahagún. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Secretaría de Educación Pública, Mexico (Secretariat of Public Education, Mexico), Universidad Autónoma del Estado de Hidalgo (UAEH) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: 40,000-44,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad Autónoma del Estado de Hidalgo (UAEH) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as 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 149 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Autonomous University of the State of Hidalgo
Acronym UAEH
Founded 1869
Motto Amor, Orden y Progreso
Love, Order and Progress

University Location

Address Abasolo, 600
Pachuca (population range: 250,000-499,999)
42039 Hidalgo
T +52 (771) 717 2000
F +52 (771) 717 2100
Other locations Ciudad Sahagún

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
Admission Office Abasolo, 600
Pachuca 42000
+52 771 717 2092

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 40,000-44,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Secretaría de Educación Pública, Mexico


  • 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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Site last updated: Wednesday, 13 June 2018