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Benemerita Universidad Autonoma de Puebla

Benemerita Universidad Autonoma de Puebla Ranking

country rank: 11
world rank: 1180

University Overview

Benemerita Universidad Autonoma de Puebla (Autonomous University of Puebla) was founded in 1587 and is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the city of Puebla (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Tehuacan, Libres, Huauchinango, and Tetela de Ocampo are all locales where this university maintains a branch campus. Officially accredited by Mexico’s Secretara de Educación Pblica (Secretariat of Public Education), Benemerita Universidad Autonoma de Puebla (BUAP) is a big coeducational Mexican higher education institution (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 40,000-44,999 students). In a variety of fields of study, Benemerita Universidad Autonoma de Puebla (BUAP) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctorate degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 433-year-old Mexican university has a strict admissions procedure based on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and ratings. The admittance rate for this Mexican higher education school is 30-40%, making it an extremely selective university. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. Students may use BUAP’s library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Benemerita Universidad Autonoma de Puebla Ranking

University Identity

Name Benemerita Universidad Autonoma de Puebla
Acronym BUAP
Founded 1587
Motto Pensar bien, para vivir mejor To think well, in order to live better
Colours Royal blue

University Location

Address Calle 4 Sur No. 104 Edificio Carolino, Colonia Centro Puebla 72000 Puebla Mexico
Tel +52 (222) 229 5500 Ext 3084
Fax +52 (222) 229 5500 Ext 5632
Other locations Tehuacan, Libres, Huauchinango, Tetela de Ocampo

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) Not reported
International
students
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) Not reported

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 30-40%
Admission Office Edificio Central de la DAE. Ciudad Universitaria. Colonia San Manuel (Entre 24 Sur y Avenida San Claudio) Puebla 72570 (222) 229 5500

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 40,000-44,999
Academic Staff 4,500-4,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Continuous
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Asociación Nacional de Universidades e Instituciones de Educación Superior (ANUIES) Consorcio de Universidades Mexicanas (CUMEX)

Social Media

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