University of Monterrey

country rank  35
world rank  3580

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University Overview

Established in 1969, Universidad de Monterrey (University of Monterrey) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of San Pedro Garza García (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Nuevo Leon. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Secretaría de Educación Pública, Mexico (Secretariat of Public Education, Mexico), Universidad de Monterrey (UDEM) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Universidad de Monterrey (UDEM) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 49 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 University of Monterrey
Acronym UDEM
Founded 1969
Motto Homo Hominis in Ministerio Perficitur
Man is perfected in the service of man
Colours Yellow and black

University Location

Address Avenida Ignacio Morones Prieto No. 4500 Pte., Colonia Jesús M. Garza
San Pedro Garza García (population range: 50,000-249,999)
66238 Nuevo Leon
T +52 (81) 8215 1000
F +52 (81) 8215 1447

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)
10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)
Int'l student 10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)
10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 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 Avenida Ignacio Morones Prieto Nº 4500 Pte. Colonia Jesús M. Garza
San Pedro Garza Garcia 66238
+52 (81) 8215 1010
01800 801 8336

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 1,000-1,499
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Continuous
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Catholic Christian-Catholic

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Universidad de Monterrey's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
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

Year of first Accreditation

Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Federación de Instituciones Mexicanas Particulares de Educación Superior (FIMPES)
  • Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS)
  • Asociación de Instituciones de Enseñanza de Arquitectura de la República Mexicana (ASINEA)


  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International)
  • American Institute of Graphic Artists (AIGA)
  • American Library Association (ALA)
  • Asociación Nacional de Instituciones de Educación en Tecnologías de Información (ANIEI)
  • Asociación de Instituciones de Enseñanza de la Arquitectura de la República Mexicana (ASINEA)
  • Asociación Latinoamericana de Desarrollo Organizacional (ALDO)
  • Asociación Mexicana de Escuelas Acreditadas por la Organización del Bachillerato Internacional (AMEXCAOBI)
  • Asociación Mexicana de Facultades y Escuelas de Medicina (AMFEM)
  • Asociación Mexicana de Profesionales en Informática (AMPI)
  • Asociación Mexicana de Universidades Privadas (AMUP)
  • Asociación Nacional de Escuelas de Diseño Gráfico, A.C. (ENCUADRE)
  • Asociación Nacional de Facultades y Escuelas de Contaduría y Administración (ANFECA)
  • Asociación Nacional de Facultades y Escuelas de Derecho (ANFADE)
  • Asociación Nacional de Instituciones de Docencia e Investigación Económica (ANIDIE)
  • Asociación Nacional de Universidades e Instituciones de Educación Superior (ANUIES)
  • Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
  • Association of American Law Schools (AALS)
  • Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL)
  • Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges (AGB)
  • Association of International Education Administrators (AIEA)
  • Association of International Educators (NAFSA)
  • British Design and Art Direction (D&AD)
  • International Center for Academic Integrity (ICAI)
  • Centro Nacional de Evaluación (CENEVAL)
  • Consejo Nacional para la Enseñanza y la Investigación de la Ciencia de la Comunicación (CONEICC)
  • Community Indicators Consortium (CIC)
  • Consejo Nacional para Asuntos Bibliotecarios de Instituciones de Educación Superior (CONPAB)
  • Consortium for North American Higher Education Collaboration (CONAHEC)
  • Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE)
  • Design Management Institute (DMI)
  • Family Bussines Institute
  • Federación Mexicana de Asociaciónes de Facultades y Escuelas de Enfermería (FEMAFEE)
  • Federación Mexicana de Facultades y Escuelas de Odontología (FMFEO)
  • Institute of International Education (IIE)
  • Institute of Management Accountants (IMA)
  • Instituto Mexicano de Ejecutivos de Finanzas (IMEF)
  • International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA)
  • International Game Developers Association (IGDA)
  • International Organizational Development Association (IODA)
  • International Society of Quality of Life Studies (ISQOLS)
  • Online Computer Library Center (OCLC)
  • Organization Development Network (ODNETWORK)
  • Red de Bibliotecas de Instituciones de Educación Superior del Noreste (REBIESNE)
  • Society for News Design (SND)
  • Open Education Consortium (OEC)

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Site last updated: Sunday, 21 April 2019