El Colegio de México

El Colegio de México Ranking

country rank: 18
world rank: 1689

University Overview

El Colegio de México (Colegio de Mexico) was founded in 1940 and is a non-profit public higher education school situated in Mexico City’s metropolitan environment (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). El Colegio de México (COLMEX) is a relatively tiny (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 250-499 students) coeducational Mexican higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Secretara de Educación Pblica de México (Secretariat of Public Education of Mexico). El Colegio de México (COLMEX) provides courses and programs in a variety of fields that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 79-year-old Mexican university has a strict admissions procedure based on entrance exams and applicants’ previous academic records and ratings. The admittance rate ranges from 0 to 10%, making this Mexican higher education school very exclusive. COLMEX also offers students with a library, lodging, study abroad and exchange programs, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

El Colegio de México Ranking

University Identity

Name El Colegio de México
Acronym COLMEX
Founded 1940
Colours Burgundy red

University Location

Address Camino al Ajusco 20 Mexico City 10740 Mexico City Mexico
Tel +52 (55) 5449 3000
Fax +52 (55) 5644 1848

Yearly Tuition Range

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 0-10%
Admission Office Camino al Ajusco 20 Mexico City 10740 (55) 5449 3000

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 250-499
Academic Staff 900-999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Asociación Nacional de Universidades e Instituciones de Educación Superior (ANUIES)

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