Universidad Autónoma de la Laguna

Universidad Autónoma de la Laguna Ranking

country rank: 100
world rank: 7788

University Overview

Universidad Autónoma de la Laguna (Autonomous University of La Laguna) was founded in 1988 and is a non-profit private higher education school situated in the urban environment of Torreón, Coahuila (population range of 500,000-1,000,000). Gomez Palacio y LerdoDgo, Matamoros y San Pedro, Coah are all localities where this university has a branch campus. Officially accredited by Mexico’s Secretara de Educación Pblica (Secretariat of Public Education), Universidad Autónoma de la Laguna (UAL) is a coeducational Mexican higher education institution with a relatively limited enrollment range (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 1,000-1,999 students). The Universidad Autónoma de la Laguna (UAL) provides a variety of courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s and master’s degrees in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 31-year-old Mexican university has a selective admission procedure based on entrance exams. This Mexican higher education school is relatively selective, with admission rates ranging from 70 to 80 percent. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. UAL also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services to students.

Universidad Autónoma de la Laguna Ranking

University Identity

Name Universidad Autónoma de la Laguna
Acronym UAL
Founded 1988
Motto Vencimos al Desierto, Cultivamos el Espíritu We defeat the desert, cultivated the spirit
Colours Green and gray

University Location

Address Avenida Universidad s/n, Colonia El Tajito Torreón 27100 Coahuila Mexico
Tel +52 (871) 718 5533
Fax +52 (871) 722 2817
Other locations Gomez Palacio y LerdoDgo, Matamoros y San Pedro, Coah

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)
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
Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office Avenida Universidad s/n, Frac. El Tajito Torreón 27100 (871) 729 0132

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff 100-199
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
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

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

Social Media

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