Universidad Autónoma de Zacatecas

Universidad Autónoma de Zacatecas Ranking

country rank: 46
world rank: 4234

University Overview

Universidad Autónoma de Zacatecas (Autonomous University of Zacatecas) ranking was founded in 1959 and is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the tiny city of Zacatecas (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants). Jalpa, Jerez, Fresnillo, Tlaltenango, Uaz Siglo XXI, Villa de Cos, and Calera de Victor Rosales are among locales where this university maintains a branch campus. Universidad Autónoma de Zacatecas (UAZ) is a big (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational Mexican higher education school that is officially recognized by Mexico’s Secretara de Educación Pblica (Secretariat of Public Education). In a variety of fields of study, the Universidad Autónoma de Zacatecas (UAZ) ranking 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 60-year-old Mexican university has a stringent admission procedure based on entrance exams. This Mexican higher education school is relatively selective, with admission rates ranging from 70 to 80 percent. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. UAZ also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning possibilities, as well as administrative services to students.

Universidad Autónoma de Zacatecas Ranking

University Identity

Name Universidad Autónoma de Zacatecas
Acronym UAZ
Founded 1959
Motto Labor vincit omnia Hard work beats everything
Colours Gold, blue navy and white

University Location

Address Jardín Juárez, 147 Zacatecas 98000 Zacatecas Mexico
Tel +52 (492) 925 6690
Fax +52 (492) 923 9407
Other locations Jalpa, Jerez, Fresnillo, Tlaltenango, Uaz Siglo XXI, Villa de Cos, Calera de Victor Rosales

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 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
Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office Avenida Ramon Lopez Velarde 707 Zacatecas 98000 (492) 925 6690 ext 1163 (492) 923 9407 ext. 1165, 1164

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff 3,500-3,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
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) Corporación Universitaria para el Desarrollo de Internet (CUDI) Consejo para la Acreditación de la Educación Superior (COPAES) Comités Interinstitucionales para la Evaluación de la Educación Superior (CIEES)

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