Metropolitan Autonomous University (UAM) — public non-profit university. It is located in Mexico City, Mexico. It is a modern higher education institution, established in 1974. UAM is an active member of Asociación Nacional de Universidades e Instituciones de Educación Superior (ANUIES).
QS World University Rankings collects data on the best institutions in the world, according to which UAM is on top-920. The independent international ranking THE is very attentive to universities' research output. According to THE, this higher education institution is in 14 place among universities with the most research publications per year.
UAM conducts research in many fields of study. For more information, visit the official site.
Mexico City, Mexico
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UAM tuition fees
The academic calendar at UAM is divided into quarters. For convenience, tuition fees are calculated per year. One year of studying at UAM will cost local citizens a minimum of 54 USD. For foreigners, the tuition fee is different — from 1,000 USD per year. The exact cost of programs and information on the availability of scholarships can be found on the website of the university.
In addition to the cost of education, it is necessary to pay attention to additional costs: accommodation, transportation, study materials, meals and personal expenses.
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Bachelor degree at UAM
Enrollment in a bachelor's program at UAM is based on the results of entrance exams.
The city campus of UAM provides students with countless opportunities for work and recreation — from sitting in a coffee shop with a laptop to internships at large companies. Mexico City has a well developed entertainment infrastructure, but the rhythm of the big city can be distracting for some students. The university has a functioning library. In addition to educational materials in various scientific areas, it contains a collection of classical and contemporary literature. UAM regularly accepts students for international exchange programs, providing both local and international students with the opportunity to come into contact with different cultures and gain unique experience.
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What to do after graduation
There are several options to stay in the country after graduation. One of them is to get an offer from an employer and apply for a work visa. Read more about this on the embassy website. You can find other options for immigration in our article.