UGMEX Ranking

country rank: 336
world rank: 11687

University Overview

UGMEX is a non-profit private higher-education institution founded in 1989 and situated in the urban environment of Orizaba, Veracruz (population range of 50,000-249,999 persons). There are other branch campuses for this school in the following cities: Oaxaca, Tehuacán, and Córdoba are three of the most important cities in Mexico. UGMEX (UGM) is a medium-sized (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 7,000-7,999 students) coeducational Mexican higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Secretara de Educación Pblica de Mexico (Secretariat of Public Education of Mexico). UGMEX (UGM) provides courses and programs in a variety of fields that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s and master’s degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Mexican higher-education school, which is 31 years old, has a selective entrance procedure. This institution of higher learning has an open admissions policy. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Students may also take use of a variety of academic and non-academic facilities and services, such as sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, and administrative services.

UGMEX Ranking

University Identity

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

University Location

Address Calle Prolongación de Norte 5B, nº 807, Col. Salvador Gonzalo García Orizaba 94310 Veracruz Mexico
Tel +52 (272) 728 1900
Fax +52 (272) 728 1900
Other locations Oaxaca, Tehuacán, Córdoba

Yearly Tuition Range

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

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type None, open admission policy
Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office Avenida Colón Poniente # 492, Col. Centro Orizaba 94300 (272) 106 13 68

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 7,000-7,999
Academic Staff 300-399
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

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

Social Media


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