Universidad Autónoma de Guadalajara

Universidad Autónoma de Guadalajara Ranking

country rank: 38
world rank: 3327

University Overview

Universidad Autónoma de Guadalajara (Autonomous University of Guadalajara) was founded in 1935 and is a private higher-education school in the city of Zapopan (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 people), Jalisco. Universidad Autónoma de Guadalajara (UAG) is a big (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational Mexican higher education school that is officially recognized by Mexico’s Secretara de Educación Pblica (Secretariat of Public Education). In several fields of study, the Universidad Autónoma de Guadalajara (UAG) 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 85-year-old Mexican university has a stringent admission procedure based on entrance exams. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Students have access to a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Universidad Autónoma de Guadalajara Ranking

University Identity

Name Universidad Autónoma de Guadalajara
Acronym UAG
Founded 1935
Motto Ciencia y Libertad Science and Freedom
Colours Burgundy, yellow and black

University Location

Address Ciudad Universitaria Avenida Patria N. 1201 Lomas del Valle, 3a Sección Zapopan 45129 Jalisco Mexico
Tel +52 (33) 3648 8824
Fax +52 (33) 3610 0244

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
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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
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Centro de Información y AdmisiónAv. Patria 1201, Lomas del Valle, 3a Sección, Zapopan 45129 (33) 3648 8463

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Semesters
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


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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