Autonomous University of Chihuahua

country rank  22
world rank  2600

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University Overview

Established in 1954, Universidad Autónoma de Chihuahua (Autonomous University of Chihuahua) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Chihuahua (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Ciudad Delicias, Ciudad Juárez, Hidalgo del Parral. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Secretaría de Educación Pública, Mexico (Secretariat of Public Education, Mexico), Universidad Autónoma de Chihuahua (UACH) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad Autónoma de Chihuahua (UACH) 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 64 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 Chihuahua
Acronym UACH
Founded 1954
Motto Luchar para lograr, lograr para dar
Fight to achieve, achieve to give

University Location

Address Calle Escorza No. 900, Colonia Centro
Chihuahua (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
31000 Chihuahua
T +52 (614) 439 1822
F +52 (614) 410 1177
Other locations Ciudad Delicias, Ciudad Juárez, Hidalgo del Parral

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
Int'l student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)

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 Circuito Universitario campus I Antigua Facultad de Ingenieria planta baja
Chihuahua 37000
+52 (614) 439 1500 EXT1520

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 2,500-2,999
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Universidad Autónoma de Chihuahua's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
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)

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