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Established in 1989, the UGMEX is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Orizaba (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Veracruz. This institution also has branch campuses in Oaxaca, Tehuacán and Córdoba. Officially recognized by the Secretaría de Educación Pública, Mexico (Secretariat of Public Education of Mexico), UGMEX (UGM) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 7,000-7,999 students) coeducational Mexican higher education institution. UGMEX (UGM) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor's degrees and master's degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. The acceptance rate range is 100% making this Mexican higher education organization a non-selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. UGM also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

University Snapshot


UGMEX's Control Typeprivate


UGMEX's Entity Typenon-profit


UGMEX' Size by Total Enrollmentmedium-sized


UGMEX's Selectivity by Acceptance Ratenon-selective

University Identity

Acronym UGM
Founded 1989
Motto Amar la ciencia para alcanzar la sabiduría
Love science to reach wisdom
Colours Red and white
Mascot Dolphin
Video Presentation

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University Location

Address Calle Prolongación de Norte 5B, nº 807, Col. Salvador Gonzalo García
94310 Veracruz
UGMEX's location map and satellite view Location Map and Satellite View
UGMEX Phone Number +52 (272) 728 1900
UGMEX Fax Number +52 (272) 728 1900
Other locations Oaxaca, Tehuacán and Córdoba

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Fields of Study / Degree Levels


What is the difference between comprehensive/generalist and specialized universities in terms of the range of fields of study they offer, degree levels available and academic and carreer paths pros and cons? Read our guide article about generalist and specialized universities to learn more.

Fields of Study and Degree Levels Matrix

The following UGMEX's Fields of Study/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main fields of study and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify UGMEX's academic range and degree level offering.

Programs and Courses

Courses and Programs

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Tuition Fees


Yearly tuition fees refers to the amount of money that a student is charged by a University for one academic year of full-time study. Read our guide article about tuition fees and financial aid options to learn more.

Yearly Tuition Fees Range Matrix

This UGMEX's Tuition Fees Range Matrix is divided into 2 types of students, local and international students, and 2 degree levels, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, and aims to help students to have an approximate idea of the yearly tuition range they might expect to pay at UGMEX.

UGMEX: Tuition Fees Range Matrix

Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,499 US$
(910-2,280 Euro)
2,500-4,999 US$
(2,280-4,555 Euro)
1,000-2,499 US$
(910-2,280 Euro)
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Admission Information

uniRank publishes below some basic UGMEX's admission information.

UGMEX's Gender Admission Policy Gender Admission

This institution admits Men and Women (coed).

UGMEX's Admission Selection Admission Selection

Has UGMEX a selective admission policy? None, open admission policy.

Acceptance Rate Admission Rate

UGMEX's acceptance rate range is 100% making this institution a non-selective higher education institution.

UGMEX's International Students Admission International Students Admission

International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.

UGMEX's Admission Office Admission Office

Avenida Colón Poniente # 492, Col. Centro
Orizaba 94300
(272) 106 13 68

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Size and Profile


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Size and Profile

uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for UGMEX.

UGMEX's Total Student Enrollment Student Enrollment

UGMEX has an enrollment range of 7,000-7,999 students making it a medium-sized institution.

UGMEX's Total Faculty/Academic staff Academic Staff

This institution has a range of 300-399 academic employees (Faculty).

UGMEX's Control Type Control Type

UGMEX is a private higher education institution.

UGMEX's Entity Type Entity Type

UGMEX is a non-profit higher education institution.

UGMEX's Campus Setting Campus Setting

This institution's main campus is located in a Urban setting.

UGMEX's Academic Calendar Academic Calendar

This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.

Religious Affiliation

UGMEX does not have any religious affiliation.

Facilities and Services


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University Facilities

uniRank provides below an overview of UGMEX's main facilities:

UGMEX's Library University Library

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UGMEX's Housing University Housing

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UGMEX's Sport Facilities/Activities Sport Facilities/Activities

This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.

University Services

uniRank provides below an overview of UGMEX's main services:

UGMEX's Financial Aid Financial Aid

This institution offers one or more of the following financial aid for eligible students: scholarships, grants, loans, tuition waivers, emergency financial aid etc.

UGMEX's Study Abroad Study Abroad

This institution offers study abroad and exchange program opportunities for its students.

UGMEX's Distance Learning Distance Learning

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UGMEX's Academic Counseling Academic Counseling

Not reported

UGMEX's Career Services Career Services

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Recognition and Accreditation


There are different types of legal recognition and quality assessment of higher education institutions around the world, depending on the country and its legal and higher education system... read our article about university accreditation and recognition to learn more.

UGMEX's Recognition or Accreditation Institutional Recognition or Accreditation

UGMEX is legally recognized and/or institutionally accredited by: Secretaría de Educación Pública, Mexico

Year of first Recognition or Accreditation


Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

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Memberships and Affiliations


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Affiliations and Memberships

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important UGMEX's affiliations and memberships; feel free to submit any relevant missing higher education-related organizations this university is affiliated with.

  • European Association for International Education (EAIE)
  • Asociación Mexicana para la Educación Internacional (AMPEI)

Academic Structure


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Academic Structure

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Social Media


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Social Media

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Facebook Facebook

UGMEX's Facebook page UGMEX's official Facebook page

Twitter X (Twitter)

UGMEX's X (formerly Twitter) page UGMEX's official Twitter page

YouTube YouTube

UGMEX's YouTube channel UGMEX's official YouTube channel

Instagram Instagram


LinkedIn LinkedIn


TikTok TikTok


Free Online Courses

Open Education Global Open Education Global

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Wikipedia Article Wikipedia Article

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