Universidad de Quintana Roo

country rank  52
world rank  5179

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University Overview

Founded in 1991, Universidad de Quintana Roo (University of Quintana Roo) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Chetumal (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Quintana Roo. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Cozumel, Playa del Carmen. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Secretaría de Educación Pública, Mexico (Secretariat of Public Education, Mexico), Universidad de Quintana Roo (UQRoo) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad de Quintana Roo (UQRoo) 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 29 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Mexican higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name University of Quintana Roo
Acronym UQRoo
Founded 1991
Motto Fructificar la razón: trascender nuestra cultura

University Location

Address Boulevard Bahía s/n esq. Ignacio Comonfort, Col. del Bosque
Chetumal (population range: 50,000-249,999)
77019 Quintana Roo
T +52 (983) 835 0300
F +52 (983) 832 2209
Other locations Cozumel, Playa del Carmen

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)

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 and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office Boulevard Bahía, Esq. Ignacio Comonfort s/n
Chetumal 77019
+52 (983) 835 0300

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff 200-299
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Continuous
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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


Institutional Accreditation

Secretaría de Educación Pública, Mexico

Year of first Accreditation


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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Site last updated: Monday, 18 May 2020